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Barium Deep Edits

This is the first time that I’ve not written one of Chuck Wendig’s flash fiction challenges since January (with the exception of the times when I’ve been working at summer camp without internet, but even then I think I got lucky and he didn’t post a challenge).   2,263 more words


Flash Fiction: Barium Deeper

More Star Citizen related art, just because.

I wrote this piece for terribleminds, because my last piece was 1000 words too long for this week’s space opera challenge… 1,083 more words


Flash Fiction: Barium Deep

Gorgeous artwork by George Hull, for the game Star Citizen

I didn’t write the following bit of space drama with the above image in mind, but it’s a beautiful fit anyway.   2,115 more words


What's in a name?

Sometimes too much…

Screen names are on dating sites, just to hide your real name. Sure, a cute or funny one works, but many have gone in the wrong direction. 73 more words

Dating Advice

It’s All in A (Pen) Name

As most writers have already figured out, names are an important tool in writing.

The name alone, on first impression, can make a character seem weak or strong, nasty or gentle, or even wise or foolish. 1,496 more words


Reese's Peanut Butter Cups

Okay. You’re in a paint store. You and your whoever are picking a colour for the guest room of your new house. You hate painting, and know that this colour you pick will be the final colour since you can’t bother to repaint. 974 more words