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Snapshot 2014: David Freer

Dave Freer lives on Flinders in Bass strait, being about as far into the Woop woop as he could put himself or be put (let’s not ask which).  1,719 more words


The Giver

The Giver by Lois Lowery

Jonas’ world is perfect. Everything is under control. There is no war or fear or pain. There are no choices. Every person is assigned a role in the Community.

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Book Review

Writing Challenge – What if Jesus lived?

This is a very simple wiring challenge. How would the world be different if Jesus had not died on the cross but lived.

Would he have spread the word further? 42 more words



Before Scott woke up on Wednesday morning, he dreamed of Tara. And, like most nights he dreamed of Tara, Scott woke half-hard. He stretched luxuriously, enjoying the gentle tension of the sheets, but he would not complete the indignity. 1,614 more words

Psychological Horror

The Importance of Fantasy

I read very little realistic fiction. Since I was very young, most of what I’ve read has been fantasy, sci-fi, historical fiction. That’s not to say I don’t or won’t read anything “real”, but it makes up a very small percentage of my bookshelf. 1,008 more words


Speculative Fiction

Imagine writing a story where you change a character’s choices so that the outcome wouldn’t include your own birth.

What if?  What if?

This could come from… 457 more words


Weekend Shorts: X-Men #3 and #4

A super-quick update on my seemingly never-ending quest to get through my single issue comics. What are y’all reading this weekend?

X-Men #3: “Primer” Part 3 of 3… 271 more words