Sometimes I really think about these things. I think the idea of entertainment being somwewhat less relevant than, say, political commentary is kinda hard-wired into any world-aware individual. Here’s the fun stuff, and here’s the important stuff. So it’s kind of natural to question one’s own entertainy stuff every now and then. Also, sometimes I […]
This one came a long way. And I don’t mean it’s outer-space-ness. I wrote the core of this story a while ago, either inspired by a science fiction movie I’d just seen or just generally by all of them. Considering the aliens sent to earth must be very special individuals – scientists, diplomats, explorers. But […]
Due to today’s Talk Like a Pirate day, I be posting t’morrow’s Gate Crash a mite early. Enjoy, mateys!
Another short story I wrote for Mat Ferguson’s Two Sentence Stories contest in 2009. Brought back to mind when somebody somewhere else asked for short story submissions the other day. I’ve been meaning to post more of these in GATE CRASH, if only to make Sour Apples look less lonely. The photos, btw, were made […]
This was the first of a series of short stories I wrote a while back to publish via Twitter. I submitted this one to Mathew Ferguson’s Two Sentence Stories competition in 2009, too, but didn’t win. Guess it showed that I’m more of a Kinks fan.