in case you needed more proof that Jim C. Hines is awesome

I commented on Jim C. Hines’ excellent essay about writing about rape in fiction (particularly speculative fiction) a couple of weeks ago. He impressed me then, but now he is my hero, because I have seen this:

Writer Jim C. Hines Poses As The Women On The Covers Of Fantasy Books

THIS is what a feminist looks like:

Thank you, Jim C. Hines, for risking ruptured/herniated disks for the sake of furthering the discourse on representation of women on speculative fiction book covers in this astute visual commentary. Well done, sir, well done.

P.S. – thanks to Forest B. for the link!