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An Unobstructed View...

A good number of years ago, over twenty, I ventured out into the mountains with a friend. We were going to hike a trail that went up higher than what I had ever hiked before. 455 more words


On Edge, After Attack

The deadliest
lone-wolf lashes
between a volatile mix
of the enemy within
and both people beginning
to collapse. 27 more words

Creative Writing

Here's the start to your week

Uploaded the next installment of Synyster’s XCOM let’s play. So follow the links to either the rule of three site or my own. Please enjoy, and leave a comment if you like.

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30th Anniversary of the Battle of the Beanfield/operation Solstice | what this shows about the hypocrisy of a country that bombs a message Democracy

A film by Gareth Morris

This is the original and 47 min extended version of the documentary about the Battle of the Beanfield – digitised from the last remaining sub-master tape to mark the 30th anniversary on 1st June 2015.

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Hitting the reset button

I had two friends visiting at the weekend, both XCOM vets, fellow Long War noobs – an ironman player and a save scummer, which we lambasted and attempted to convert! 331 more words

Operation Aww Crap

Operation Cold Sceptre: A bomb site mission, I hate these. They force you to run into the level much faster than I’m comfortable doing with my troops – which is of course the whole point of this particular mission design. 459 more words


UFO detected over Russia. 

Uh oh. That’s my home base. Launch interceptor 1 (load-out: Avalanche missiles). What’s this? I have to choose a behaviour: defensive, default, aggressive.  276 more words