Tag Archive | climate

Sunday Treat: David Attenburough First’ Life


    Tweet of the Day: The Brontë Brow: visiting the phrenologist. ——- I am a naturally curious person. I love science and history and the more obscure the subject, the more fascinating I find it. So I may pass on dinosaurs because they have been done to… a lot, but something on the earliest […]

Weekend Roundup: November 4th – 10th


Tweet of the Day: The Supermakert Cat ——– What a week, if you live west of the Atlantic and North of the Rio Grande and South of the Great Lakes. I’m talking about the 2012 American elections. It’s easy to forget that the world doesn’t stop at the Jersey or Californian shore. Still it is […]

Space for Rent: No Such Thing as a Golden Age


  No “Tweet of the Day” for today. Why? Because this is a political post, pure and simple. Feel free to do one of the following: roll your eyes, close the window, unsubscribe or throw something at the screen.  I recommend the former to the latter on account that what  you are about to read, […]

AW’s August 2012 Blog Chain: Fire & Ice


Tweet of the Day: Writing Excuses 7.32: Astronomy 101 for Writers ——– Look at the calendar, yep, another month, another Blog Chain. Drum roll please….. You can do either or both, compare and contrast, or anything else that suggests itself. Write wherever the prompt inspires you, fiction or non-fiction, prose or poetry. Do try and […]

World Building Wednesday: The Passage of Time


Tweet of the Day: Is Your Character Stagnating? ——– This was going to be just one post, but after some consideration I decided to split up in multiple posts. The question is Time. Time appears on the surface to be a simple subject. Most world building starts with a timeline, a simple list of events […]

World Building Wednesdays: Aesthetics


Tweet of the Day: Surprise! Plausibility and Its Relationship to Tension and Plot Twists ——- aes·thet·ic noun \es-ˈthe-tik, is-, British usually ēs-\  1 plural but sing or plural in constr : a branch of philosophy dealing with the nature of beauty, art, and taste and with the creation and appreciation of beauty 2 : a […]