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Fiction: ‘A Tale of Avarice - Part 2’

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One unremarkable night, a gentleman of the city was travelling to a neighbouring town on business. Worn from his journey and finding the hour late, Nicolas came upon a field in which to rest. 979 more words


Fiction: ‘A Tale of Avarice - Part 1’

In a certain village few have heard of, upon a landscape unlike any we have here, lived a woman whom the villagers still refuse to speak of to this day. 616 more words


Babes with Blades (2018)

Plot: The mining colony of Draiga is under the oppressive control of the Visray Empire, which means life for the common people is less than ideal. 634 more words

Of Love and Hunger (1942) by Julian Maclaren-Ross

This 1942 novel by J. Maclaren-Ross draws extensively on the author’s experience as a vacuum-cleaner salesman before the war. It is the story of Fanshawe, a man living a precarious debt-ridden life, just about surviving by doing a job he despises. 1,203 more words

Book Reviews


Electric pulses zapped between them, his eyes undressing her where she waited.  Eyes widening, she lured him into her snare with her rouged lips, the silk ropes of her wrap-dress, a noose. 151 more words

Flash Fiction

68 Kill (2017)

Plot: Chip (Matthew Gray Gubler) is a hapless sewage pump worker who has little going for him, but he does have a gorgeous girlfriend, Liza (AnnaLynne McCord). 721 more words