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"Shrivers" Reviewed by Jimbo's Awesome SFF Reviews

This review turned up this morning. This guy gets it!:

…Have you ever missed your stop and had to do extra walking on tired feet because you couldn’t wait to see what was next?

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Shoulda Had Her Pixel Chip Running

“Did you hear about Kayleigh?”

“No, what?”

“She got on TV!”

“Oh man, bummer.”

“Yeah, totally ruined her repcred. Got a big spike in hits, then nothin’, triple digits, no one’s watching her cast anymore.” 55 more words


"The Rook" by Daniel O'Malley (2012)

“Dear You, the body you are wearing used to be mine.”

Over the years I’ve encountered so many books that I wish I’d written, but known that I’d never be able to do them as well as they were done. 795 more words

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My sci-fi story "Ground Team Report" published on Farther Stars Than These

My flash fiction length sci-fi story “Ground Team Report” has just been published on Earl Wynn’s Farther Stars Than These site: http://www.fartherstars.com/

Many thanks Earl!

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A few thoughts on Use of Weapons...

I recently re-read one of my favourite books, Iain M Banks’ masterpiece, Use of Weapons, and, as is often the case with a really great book, had a few insights that had previously eluded me. 1,267 more words

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The Universe Game

They discovered the first one in 2091, during the seismic lunar surveys. It was communicated to the lab at Mare Anguis 4, in that self-consciously ambiguous way that scientists have, as an ‘anomaly’ – an unexpected spike on the graph, an unusually sinuous line within the oscilloscope, a decimal place lurking too far to the left – which meant that they had got their predictions wrong. 450 more words