Category science fiction

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Writing Prompt: Thunder

Thunder “All systems go,” she said into her mic. No one answered. This was a recording, not a conversation. She was on her own.

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Writing Prompt: Yellow Jacket

Because I often write nature essays, my writing partners thought for sure I’d go with the insect for this prompt. But I want to stretch my science fiction muscles. There isn’t much to this—we only have 20 or so minutes to write, then countless minutes getting the Zoom connection up for the meeting portion of […]

Proud to Be an Innovation Anthology Author

New Story Published

On something of a lark, I entered a flash fiction contest sponsored by Queer Sci Fi. I’d never written flash fiction, which I thought of as under a thousand words. This was particularly challenging as it was limited to 300 words. That’s right, 300 words. The premise was Innovation. 1) A new idea, method, or […]

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Writing Prompt: I’m from…

This week’s prompt also said to use the five senses. I strayed from the prompt, as we are allowed, though I agree that using all the senses makes, well, sense. I only had 20 minutes, and, frankly, ran out of steam before that. Here ’tis:   I’m From… Kate stared at the young woman sitting […]

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I say your name on this dark night

Media Nation

By Dan Kennedy • The press, politics, technology, culture and other passions

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Shortness of Breadth

Whatever

EARLY DAYS OF A BETTER NATION

M A G P I E à la modus operandi

Memories by Marguerite Quantaine

#HOPEJAHRENSURECANWRITE

books and things.

Zestful Writing

Thoughts on Writing and Life

Irrelevant Cyberspeak

because you don't have anything better to do...

Miz Chef

Cooking Up a Healthy Life

Ruth Perkinson

Author & Spiritual Teacher

Nicola Griffith

Writer. Queer cripple with a PhD. Seattle & Leeds.

Writer Unboxed

about the craft and business of fiction

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Jesse Blackadder on writing, books, life.

Karin Kallmaker - Writing, Romance, and Women

Where women are the heroes of their own lives and love is the universal story. Author Karin Kallmaker's official portfolio of published works, blog, and author store.

Ann McMan – Treehouse Studio

Thoughts on Writing and Life

Missouri Vaun

Writer of lesbian romance