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My Personal Canon for the Star Wars Expanded Universe

With the coming of Star Wars Episode VII, many longtime fans were shocked to learn that the Expanded Universe of books, TV shows, video games, comics, and other media would no longer be viewed as canon. 928 more words

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The Dangers Of Texting - From A Repeat Offender

I had an interesting conversation with a friend today; it was on Whatsapp, the wonderful messenger app. So, in essence we were texting, back and forth. 824 more words


Dion Beebe, ASC, ACS Shoots Edge of Tomorrow

  I chatted with cinematographer Dion Beebe, ASC, ACS about his work on the entertaining film Edge of Tomorrow in the July issue of American Cinematographer… 18 more words

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And then I met you

In a time before time
There was world of wonder
we would never truly know again,
Never fully remember or
Completely embrace

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the last stage

First proper attempt at flash fiction!

So after the Writers Victoria Flash Fiction workshop a few days ago, I got out my draft pieces from the workshop and worked on them a little bit more. 377 more words


The Written Word #24

I read, but without purpose or involvement. I read stray sentences, from the books that I had always meant to read. Often these sentences seemed so satisfying to me, or so elusive and lovely, that I could not help abandoning all the surrounding words and giving myself up to a peculiar state.

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Poem: This is Goodbye

This is goodbye
Because I just don’t care
My hope and dream
Disappear into thin air

This is goodbye
Because I feel defeated
No past mistakes… 148 more words