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“To die would be an awfully big adventure.”
― J.M. Barrie


The Ability to Fly

“The moment you doubt whether you can fly, you cease for ever to be able to do it”
- J.M. Barrie


In the Doghouse

The StoryMN slam theme for October is “In the Dog House.”

Again, we are working this season with clichés – although where you will find this phrase explained, if you need an explanation, is in a dictionary of… 802 more words

Story Prompts

Thought for the day

“All the world is made of faith, and trust, and pixie dust.”

― J.M. Barrie, Peter Pan


Peter Pan by J.M. Barrie

In 2012, a survey revealed that 28% of all Young Adult books (conventionally categorized as fiction for 12-17 year-olds) was purchased by adults aged between 30 and 44. 634 more words


Severed Shadows and Unicorn Horns : Haruki Murakami - "Hard Boiled Wonderland and the End of the World"

Split between two realities, Haruki Murakami’s “Hard Boiled Wonderland and the End of the World” is a marvel of a novel.  Murakami’s familiar, no-frills first person voice, (which might strike some as plain) here belongs to two men in very different lands, two men who may be  in fact converging toward each other. 321 more words

Fantasy/ Sci-Fi

The Enigmatic Peter Pan

08.21.2014. Thursday.

There’s something I’ve never quite been able to understand. After scrolling mile after mile for Peter Pan through the internet sludge* that is a tumblr newsfeed, I’m left desperate for a shred of the fictional character I’ve come to know and love. 316 more words