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The Metaphormosis

As Gregor Samsa awoke one morning from uneasy dreams he found himself transformed in his bed into a trans-dimensional abomination. Black tentacles curled in and out of worlds as he looked around his bedroom, bemused. 365 more words

Speculative Fiction

I've signed up for #NaNoWriMo 2016

I’ve signed up for National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) to write my debut novel, Wizard of the Wasteland.

It is the first book in a post-apocalyptic series following the adventures of a reformed drug addict surviving in a hostile world. 26 more words

Science Fiction

Dr Bloodmoney (1965) by Phillip K. Dick

‘And then, as he walked, he noticed that all the cross streets to the left leaned, as if the city was sinking on that side, as if gradually it was keeling over.’ …

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Book Review

We're looking for your finest short science fiction story

Shoreline of Infinity, the newest British science fiction magazine,  is currently open for submissions until 3oth November 2016. We’re looking for stories up to 5,000 words. 136 more words

Lit Mag

Book Review: "The Dispatcher" by John Scalzi

I’m a fairly new convert to the worlds of John Scalzi, but so far I’ve been impressed. No water turning to wine, mind you, but it’d be difficult to name another author who’s blending sci-fi, speculative fiction, and crime thrillers into such a terrific mashup. 237 more words

Book Reviews

Quotes: Discover Not Just the Abstract Thought

“As he watched the TV, he remembered a lecture in his second year of college by a professor of environmental science. The gist had been that institutions, even individual departments in governments, were the concrete embodiments of not just ideas or opinions but also of attitudes and emotions.

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