Mirage: Speculating on Speculative Fiction #48 J.M. Barrie W/ J.E. Purrazzi

On episode 48 of Mirage, J. E. Purrazzi is back to Speculate on the creator of Peter Pan, J.M. Barrie. Sir James Matthew Barrie, 1st Baronet, OM was a Scottish novelist and playwright, best remembered today as the creator of Peter Pan. *** Science Fiction Author J. E. Purrazzi lives in Florida with her husband, …

Mirage: Speculating on Speculative Fiction #40 Jules Verne W/ J.E. Purrazzi

On episode 40 of Mirage, J. E. Purrazzi is back to Speculate on the speculative adventure writings of  Jules Verne. Jules Verne, is a 19th century French author, famed for revolutionary science-fiction novels such as 'Around the World in Eighty Days' and 'Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea.'Born in Nantes, France, in 1828, *** Science …

#102  Lyra Shanti

Lyra Shanti is a novelist, singer-songwriter, poet, and playwright.  Having grown up in Bellingham, Washington, Lyra is a nature and animal lover with a ferocious love of epic stories of every genre, but especially sci-fi and fantasy. Lyra is a novelist, singer-songwriter, poet, and playwright.  Having grown up in Bellingham, Washington, Lyra is a nature …

Mirage: Speculating on Speculative Fiction #37 H.G. Well W/ J.E. Purrazzi

    On episode 37 of Mirage, J. E. Purrazzi is back to Speculate on the writings cultural merits of H. G. Wells. Herbert George Wells usually referred to as H. G. Wells, was an English writer. He was prolific in many genres, writing dozens of novels, short stories, and works of social commentary, satire, …

#68 Aaron Dennis

Subscribe to my YouTube Channel for updates: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCbSnMk6QPiULXmKDYmwCmIg *** Aaron Dennis is a hard working artist and speculative author. He hails from Italy and lives in Florida HIs sci-fi fantasy series War and Glory is available on Barnes noble: Check out his audiobooks performed by Chris Herron on TallTell TV here” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d45--T_w_Q0&list=PLporsubtnxtQBqlBGpBGayy0q1kjv25uy His work can …

Dive Bar

The place is on the water. It has little umbrellas that have frayed in the wind. The fresh salty air from the gulf can't penetrate the smells of stale beer and greasy food that surround the plywood structure like a fugue. Gulls circle looking for morsels of food. With protesting squawks they fly off when …

Lightning

A red sunset fades into the blue-grey waters of the Gulf of Mexico replaced by a wicked wind and the flash and sound of a coming storm. The flimsy brush on the small island whips wild. The tent flutters mad. The boy’s dog cowers on the small seashell covered beach illuminated by the boom and …

A Storm

Humidity Like hell on the skin A storm is coming Sky turns black Streaked With white lightening Filled With angry gales. Frightened Squawk of seagulls Abates And so The slow wash Of the water Lapping up onto the beach Becomes urgent This is nothing To Worry About Though Storms happen Because It is July Today …

Jeffery

I stand in a small halo of yellow light cast from the single incandescent bulb swinging naked in the Gulf breeze. The light dangles from a black cord hung from the plywood ceiling covering the front porch. The house attached is not well maintained. Paint is a long forgotten memory here. The rustle of palm …