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Terraformars REVIEW

The Fall 2014 reviews begin today with one of the first series to feature on the calendar. The world that humanity once called home is looking to broaden its reach to its nearest habitable world, Mars. 1,139 more words

Written Reviews

The Year of the Cockroach

In 1978 I had a one-year-long junior fellowship at the Dumbarton Oaks Centre for Byzantine Studies in the Georgetown neighbourhood of Washington D.C. , during the course of which my ex and I were housed in a nearby apartment building otherwise known as the Roach Motel. 680 more words


Bangkok Flooding and Cockroaches!!!

In the three months we’ve been here so far we hadn’t experienced any serious flooding, until yesterday.

I have absolutely no problem with water, getting wet doesn’t bother me and I don’t mind dirt or mud.   727 more words



Rated O for no violence and/or gore

Ticks. They’re the real demons from Hell. Seriously though, have you ever heard the myth that cockroaches can survive nuclear explosions?

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Stream Of Thought

Which is the worst single room occupancy hotel in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside?

VANCOUVER — You won’t be finding ratings for these hotels on Trip Advisor. The single room occupancy hotels of the Downtown Eastside are notorious for their… 177 more words


79 Russian Roach Ballet

Yesterday morning I had a doctor’s appointment, and when I walked into the office there were two women standing right inside of the doorway. I said, “excuse me.” They whipped around and looked at me with horror in their eyes. 198 more words

The Arts

Cockroaches, Giants, Crying in Baseball and True Love

The image is from the cover of my novel, A Princess of Passyunk, and which seemed perfect for this purpose. Princess, by the way, is a story of magic, baseball and true love that features a fetching cockroach named Svetlana, who has some magic of her own. 17 more words

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