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The Zombie Zone: Cover Reveal for Dead New World

I just discovered this new post-apocalyptic zombie novel set to release this fall and wanted to share the cover that has just been released. The premise of the book is a 180 degree turn from the zombie-related fiction I usually read. 626 more words

Fiction

The End of the World

∗∗∗∗∗∗∗∗∗∗ (6/10)

In a nutshell: Danish moral story and apocalypse film about the coming of a comet, The End of the World (1916), has stunning special effects and some interesting drama, but is bogged down by too many subplots and unexplored themes.  1,425 more words

August Blom

STATION ELEVEN's humanity and sensitivity elevate post-apocalyptic premise to literary fiction

   

Station Eleven

By Emily St. John Mandel

Knopf, Sept. 9, 2014

$24.95, 352 pages

In this spellbinding novel of a post-apocalyptic world, St. John Mandel ponders whether art can save us — or at least help us to maintain our humanity long enough to start rebuilding our world. 831 more words

Book Reviews

Dealing With the Unprepared

In any long term survival situation you will find that some people will behave irrationally and may try to take advantage of these chaotic situations.  Expect these people to commit criminal acts; so be prepared to defend yourself and your family.  236 more words

Survival

Weekend Writing Warriors #82 - Revenant (Part 121)

This weekend has seen the realisation of one of my dreams, seeing Queen perform live. Sure the band consists now of just two of the original members, and Freddie Mercury’s amazing vocals were missed, but the concert was everything I could have hoped for. 216 more words

Writing

Cheeki Breeki at Woodpecker 4.

Managed to get in a quick game the other night. Pressed for time, we used fast-play house rules and slugged it out STALKER-style in an old military base in the Zone. 117 more words

Wargaming