Friday’s Top Four Faves

Movie: Inside Out (2016) I'm increasingly astounded by the stories that the big animated studios have been releasing recently. While this was primarily marketed as a children's story, it had a lot more depth than its ancestors such as Madagascar or Cars. The movie helps children (and their parents) learn about their emotions and memories. It … Continue reading Friday’s Top Four Faves

Kronos Excerpt #3

Six shadows move through the empty streets of the city. Darkness cloaks them as their feet bring them towards their mission. It was still more night than morning in this city of cold stone. The pounding of feet slows as the group nears the school’s gates. The gleaming red letters of the sign illuminate the … Continue reading Kronos Excerpt #3

“Your human licence has expired” Kronos Excerpt #2

[WP] "Your human licence has expired" The sweet smell of freshly baked cookies pervaded the dimly lit kitchen. Dark stone counter tops were littered in baking supplies and heat seemed to be radiating from the oven as a second batch of chocolate chip cookies baked. A kind-looking portly woman sat at a battered wooden table … Continue reading “Your human licence has expired” Kronos Excerpt #2

Excerpt #1 from Kronos

[WP] A writer struggling with their novel has reverted back to the exercise "Write what happened today." What they don't realize is that what's happening in their daily life is a better story than any they could write. I’ve sat here staring at the little blinking black bar for over an hour. Words just cannot … Continue reading Excerpt #1 from Kronos

Extraterrestrial Elon Musk

[WP] The Milky Way is controlled by an altruistic and advanced federation. When intelligent life is found, they send their agents to infiltrate them. The operative then subtly influences the natives until the species is advanced enough to join the federation. Elon Musk is the agent sent to Earth. 45 years. Nearly a half century … Continue reading Extraterrestrial Elon Musk