Another Ending

Ash falls. The bitter flakes of stone, wood, and human taste bitter in Jon Snow’s mouth and sting his already sleep-deprived eyes. Everything feels broken, the world mostly. He gave her his pledge. Granted it was a pledge he long ago sullied with a beautiful wildling girl named Ygritte, but still, he bent the knee. …

Complete Effort

When does reality breakdown? For Kristen it's when he turns the living room ceiling fan off. Normal activity. Get up from couch at bequest of oldman. Reach normal adult male hand out to the switch. Grasp and twist and yet when the fan should stop the room begins to spin. Kristen would vomit but what …

Daddy Issues

"You know what's stupid?" "What?" "This ship," Bruno screeches as the shuttle shimmies in response to a psionic shock wave. He jerks the control stick to avoid a cephalopod tentacle and the Errant Knight barrel-rolls to the starboard. "Any other design we'd be invisible." "But we're not and go fuck yourself.' For Lei, this ship …

Mirage: Speculating on Speculative Fiction #61 Resurrection in Storytelling, W/ J.E. Purrazzi

On episode 61 of Mirage, J.E. Purrazzi is back this time we Speculate on the concept of resurrection in storytelling. *** Science Fiction Author J. E. Purrazzi lives in Florida with her husband, and two cats, and gallons upon gallons of fish tanks. Malfunction won the first round of the contest at https://shoreindie.blogspot.com More info …

Mirage: Speculating on Speculative Fiction #60 Collaboration w/ E. Rachael Hardcastle and David Hardcastle

Speculative fiction author E. Rachael Hardcastle joins me on ep. 60 of Mirage with her father retired British constable David Hardcastle. Together we discuss collaboration in writing. For information on the book bluetooth please check Rachael’s website for other details. E. Rachael Hardcastle is a publisher of fantasy and science fiction stories. She has even …