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World Building Wednesdays: Spacedock


  Tweet of the Day: My Twitch Channel  I haven’t posted one of these in awhile, but if you are looking for a great resource for your sci-fi theme stories, please check out Spacedock on You Tube. They give a great rundown of many vessels from different sci-fi franchises, be they movies, TV shows, or […]

Weekend Roundup: November 2-8


    Tweet of the Day: This Week’s Hurdle and Excerpt ——– Life, life has a way of catching up to you. It certainly has done for me. The family illness that I wrote about earlier continues and it even impacted my own health in small ways. It happens, you deal with it, you hope […]

Space for Rent: Shibboleth


Tweet of the Day: The Radish Reviews ——- . shibboleth shib·bo·leth [shib-uh-lith, ‐leth] Show IPA noun 1. a peculiarity of pronunciation, behavior, mode of dress, etc., that distinguishes a particular class or set of persons. 2. a slogan; catchword. 3. a common saying or belief with little current meaning or truth. Origin: < Hebrew shibbōleth  literally, freshet, […]

TV Tropes Monday: Zeerust


Tweet of the Day: How Do I Begin My Novel? ——– Science fiction emerged in the 19th century during the Industrial Age. Technology infused society. Writers and the public, mesmerized by it imagined a world transformed by newer and more powerful gadgets.  Writers of the day predicted vast fleets of airships traversing the skies, steam […]

Short Story Friday: The Gate p.11- Tempest in a Teacup


Tweet of the Day: The “Villain Spectrum”: Creating a Layered Antagonist ——- P.1 – P.2 -P.3 – P.4 – P.5 –P.6a – P.6b –  P.7 – P.8 – P.9 –P.10 –P.12a –P.12b – Aftermath ——- –Data Port Access Open– -Updating Data on Malone, J. Detective, Chicago Police Department, Arcology Precinct- #&$^#!#—+#!#$#$!!-Data Corruption- -Reconstructing Data 33% […]

TV Tropes Monday: Your Terrorist Are Our Freedom Fighters


  Tweet of the Day: Nebula Nominated Novellas ——- Everybody loves the underdog. No better antagonist to test your heroic MC than an evil government that oppresses the masses and has overwhelming sources at its disposal. But war is a dirty business with all the collateral damage, fight for survival and trust issues. And then […]

Sunday Tweet: The Dark Side of Self-Publishing


Tweet of the Day: The Dark Side of the New Age of Self-Publishing ——- A sucker is born every minute, or at least the chance to part a fool from his money. In the writing world, self-publishing is root of many chances. Over at storyfix.com, a blogger relates how he was approached by Lifetime (yes […]