Tag Archive | Original Fiction

This is my rifle….


  Tweet of the Day: History Teaches Those Willing to Listen ——- ARI-44 Assault Rifle Infantry dash four point forty-four millimeter. It is a good rifle, my rifle. It has no name, just a designation. I like it like that; no fancy decals, no pet nicknames, no odes to foes or friends alike. Just a […]

Adventurer! Master of Shadows


    Tweet of the Day: September’s Recommended Reads ——- The Adventurer pressed deeper into the cave complex. Where the hell is he? The answer came by way of a maddening cackle at the end of the long tunnel. The space opened up into a gallery of smooth rock walls. Broken pieces of stalactites littered […]

Adventurer!: Goblin Hunt


    Tweet of the Day: The first-person essay boom: top editors on why confessional writing matters ——- The cave entranced opened like the dark maw of a hungry beast. Pretty dark in there and I don’t want to switch my shield for a torch so….okay time for a light spell. The Adventurer muttered a […]

Adventurer!: The Cave of Ominous Rumblings


Tweet of the Day: /end Survival Mode ——- Thirty gold pieces for a lousy sword. Here I am, going into the Cave of Ominous Rumblings, by the way who ever named this cave has a knack for welcoming friends and neighbors, to kill the goblins and they still try swindle me. I am up to […]

Wizards’ World War (s.4)- Dispatch 3: Santa Ana


  Tweet of the Day: Humanoid Aliens – How Much Likeness is Plausible ——- Season 1, 2, 3 – Season 4 Premiere – Dispatch 2 – Dispatch 4 ——- Along Interstate 110, City of Los Angeles, California, United States of America, December 15, 07:04 -8 GMT Lieutenant Colonel Samuel Steel, U.S. Army retired, watched the […]

Weekend Roundup: October 19-25


Tweet of the Day:  Megastructures ——– The bad news first: I spent the last weekend with a family member in the emergency room. A combination of ill health, bad emergency room care, and worse timing meant endless hours running around. Said family member is on the mend, but the whole situation has left me physically […]

Weekend Roundup: September 21-27


Tweet of the Day: The Writing on the Wall ——- “The best laid plans of mice and men often go awry,” perfectly describes this weeks posting. It got to a good start on Sunday, but events beyond my control ensured that I ran out of steam by Tuesday. It happens, it happens often and it […]

Wizard’s World War (s.3)-Dispatch 29: Aetna


    Tweet of the Day: Fantasy Cataclysm ——- Seasons 1 & 2 – Season 3 Premiere – Dispatch 28 – Dispatch 30 ——- ——- Catania, Pruvincia di Catania, Regione Siciliana, Rebupplica Italiana, 21  October, 14:40 hrs +1 GMT I walked in through one of the yawning entrances of the city’s football stadium. Army tents […]

Wizards’ World War (s.3)-Dispatch 28: The End of the Beginning (p.3)


Tweet of the Day: Kicking it up a Notch: Top Tips for Writing a Page-Turning Novel ——- Seasons 1 & 2 – Season 3 Premiere – Dispatch 27 – Dispatch 29 ——- Bunker #5, 2.84 km Northwest of Comunne di Adrano, Regione Siciliana, Rebupplica Italiana, 15 October, 02:57 hrs +1 GMT Owen came around the […]

Weekend Roundup: August 24-30


Tweet of the Day: Why I write: a major revelation ——- And like that summer comes to a close, or does it? The rains have come back, but the ground still swelters. I did manage to post some original fiction, inspired by Tumblr of all places. I don’t want to spoil the ending but it […]