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The Final Post? . . .

I have enjoyed doing these blogs for the past few months. It has given me an outlet to think about and discuss things I might not always have the opportunity or outlet to. 282 more words

#NaNoWriMo2018 Day 16: The origins of Handel

When Anne woke up the morning after meeting Handel, she had two questions: how many tequila shots had she done, and why had she told the bartender she had a nice rack? 799 more words

Creative Writing

I’m Leaving and I Don’t Know When I’ll be Back

I’m Leaving and I Don’t Know When I’ll be Back ~ A Short Story by Allen Kopp 

For the indigent of the city, the vast cemetery was a natural place of refuge. 2,287 more words

An Unusual Life

“What is life?”  A curious set of three words that can be rearranged in several phrases, each with more meaning and lack of meaning than the last.   1,850 more words

Short Story


I’m one of the lucky ones. I mean, I never got hooked.

Could’ve happened of course, that’s always a danger when you’re a Trader. Got a whole supply at my fingertips, could tap in anytime I want–be like those kingpins over there, rattling their yellow teeth my way, hopped up on the stuff, eyes crazy. 2,225 more words


The Komosi Llama

Llamas are protective animals. They’re often put with sheep to protect the herd from predators. The Komosi Llama is a unique variety that lives only in pockets of the Andes Mountains. 344 more words


Interview with Writer Wilson Jackson (DO MY EYES DECEIVE ME)

Matthew Toffolo: What is your short story about?

A young man abducted by aliens.

2. What genres would you say this story is in?

Science Fiction… 241 more words