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3 Clever Cugel Campaign Ideas

Not too long ago I expressed my ambivalence regarding Jack Vance’s Cugel the Clever stories. The guy is a heel, and as such he’s not always fun to follow for me. 586 more words

Literature

Pulp Appeal: Clark Ashton Smith

Bow down: I am the emperor of dreams;
I crown me with the million-colored sun
Of secret worlds incredible, and take
Their trailing skies for vestment when I soar,

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Pulp Fiction

The Overworld and the Undertale

As I make my way through the Dying Earth stories, Jack Vance remains one of my newly discovered favorite authors. And yet, I didn’t enjoy  696 more words

Literature

Ratman Ransomware

Ratmen: We’ll let you go if you help us capture two others.

Popcorn Time: We’ll let your computer data go if you help us infect two others. 8 more words

Literature

Knowledge

Are rain drops blood tears
of mother nature
for a dying earth
Perhaps they are from
joyous sprinklers of life
on a baby’s birth
Humans have no clue… 8 more words

Photography

Into the Dying Earth

It’s been a long time coming – I’ve finally gotten underway on Jack Vance’s Tales of the Dying Earth.

Having sampled the first entry of his Demon Princes series… 524 more words

Literature

Like God for His People, The Dead Sea is Begging for Its Life: Water is Vanishing at a Rate of 3ft Per Year

And the waters shall fail from the sea, and the river shall be wasted and dried up. -Isaiah 19:5 (KJV).

It should be noted before we go any further, several sources, Weather Channel, CNN, NY Times, and many others, are all reporting that the demise of the Dead Sea is largely to blame on human actions and climate change.

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End Time Prophecy