Monthly Archives: January 2022

How to Write Post Apocalyptic Stories

I’ve long been a reader of post apocalyptic speculative fiction and have for a decade or so been working on a post apocalyptic novel.  I really like my story, have an outline, a first and last chapter, extensive notes … … Continue reading

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Friday Wisdom – Birthdays

Well it’s birthday month in our house so here we go: To avoid getting heartburn when eating birthday cake, remove the candles before eating. People who have the most birthdays live the longest. I once went to Moby Dick’s birthday … Continue reading

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Thursday Update – Wow is it Almost February?

Looks like I haven’t been posting much lately and I know I’ve not been doing my regular Sunday posts for a long time. I never really know what I’m going to do on this blog and never make promises or … Continue reading

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Friday Wisdom – Trains

Our son is visiting this weekend and is arriving by train so … You know, train ticket inspectors – you got to hand to ’em. The elephant refused to board the train when told his trunk would have to travel … Continue reading

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