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Couples

3 hours ago 8 minute read 0 comments Diomedes

    Simon and Eve         Along the way he kicked over all the rocks he’d set up to mark the path.  From the last hilltop he looked back upon the sleepy town and knew that the next sunrise would bring them a day of mourning for the loss of the only...

A passage

4 hours ago 7 minute read 0 comments Diomedes

       That day they veered south towards the highway.  The next point on Jonathan’s list was adjacent to the road.  It’d been a larger town along the way which he knew would be demolished by now.  But he was hoping to see its remnants and two tall...

Movie Review: Don't Worry Darling (2022)

7 hours ago 3 minute read 0 comments peerynt

[Cross-posting – this review can also be read here.] Let’s make reality great again. Let’s make it such where American Dream was actually attainable, and looked like idyll brought to life. How about letting Dita von Teese's beloved era of Golden Age...

Books and Guns

25 Sep 2022 8 minute read 0 comments Diomedes

      Robinson Crusoe       They continued their trip west at a quick pace, stopping each night at one of the stations along the way.  It was now mid-winter and they heard reports of snow blocking the highway further west.  So they lingered in the s...

The return home

24 Sep 2022 7 minute read 0 comments Diomedes

       But despite this intravenous crisis, the wheels of bureaucracy still ground and groaned, trying hard to maintain a semblance of normality and order.  Early the next morning Jonathan was again summoned before the board and without further ques...

White York

23 Sep 2022 5 minute read 0 comments Diomedes

       On the day before their departure Jonathan was allowed to take his disciples on a walking tour of the city of White Syd.  Its workhouses and glasshouses were as impressive as any he’d seen and his wide-eyed followers drank in the sights and a...

Old School

23 Sep 2022 8 minute read 0 comments Diomedes

       It wasn’t long after these discoveries that he began his school of bookmaking.  At one end of the long cabin he made a slanted table with tall stools, a scriptorium where three could sit together and copy out the contents of a wax tablet set...

Prisms

23 Sep 2022 6 minute read 0 comments Diomedes

       They arrived on the evening of the second day, to the warm welcome of the four that had stayed behind.  The old priest was lodged in the new cabin and the next morning was given a grand tour of the site, with Jonathan at his side and the six...

Hoverbikes

23 Sep 2022 1 minute read 1 comment Keith Thuerk

Hoverbikes At the recently held Detroit Auto Show, AERWINS Technologies hoverbike made its U.S. flying debut. The hoverbike flew around a Michigan airport. The hoverbike a Japanese-made offering stunned the audience.  Who is AERWINS Technologies? ...

The Visitor

22 Sep 2022 6 minute read 0 comments Diomedes

       But they were just as glad, being young, to arrive in town again and greet their families.  They were happier still to communicate the first inklings of this new spirit and freedom with their friends.  They weren’t yet clear in their explanat...