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The Good times are Killing Me

With no heat and no care these old buildings had begun to decompose around them. Paint pealed away from cement walls and hung in chunks occasionally breaking free and floating to the ground. 550 more words


Brave New World -- Aldous Huxley

In the World State, life is supremely happy all the time. Perfectly conditioned to perform your job within society, each person works seamlessly within a unit for the betterment of society. 381 more words

British Literature

1984 (spoilers)

Sadly one of my most favorite books is one of the bleakest and yet I find it is one of the most well thought out narratives I have ever encountered. 539 more words

100 Books

Enslavement. An Excerpt: Life as a Slave

Today’s blog stop features an excerpt from Chapter 10 of Enslavement. Rielle has been a slave for months. This scene gives a peek at her new normal and hints at changes to come. 10 more words

Melinda Friesen

Nadine Brandes - Author Spotlight

Thank you for joining me for this Author Spotlight!

First, a bit about Nadine.

My Bio

I learned to write my alphabet with a  1,078 more words


It's Time

“Lilla,” I whispered. She stirred in her sleep. Her light blonde hair was messy against the pillow. A hand was gripping the edge of the blanket. 1,388 more words


Flash Fiction Friday - Scholarship

Last FFF: Introduction

I woke up, face down in a clearing in the forest. I wiped the drool from my face as I regained my wits. 1,100 more words