Category Archives: Literary Musings

Poems, short stories and other works of fiction

Cold Storage – Kindle Edition

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Siren Sea

Much of the planet was still recovering. History books were only now being rewritten, much of their content being drawn from the oral history passed down from one generation to the next. Along the way, some stories grew out of … Continue reading

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Scavenger Hunt

The Factory The building had been abandoned for twenty years. Nature had claimed much of the grounds on which it stood. Dahlia liked exploring old buildings. Sometimes she found interesting stuff there – old photographs, timesheets, accounting books, and other … Continue reading

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Cold Storage – 1

Confrontation Gaia Wald was not looking forward to her meeting with Speaker Herald Law. When the highest planetary official requests your presence in the Council Chamber, it means serious business. If only it were business, the Antarctic could climb out … Continue reading

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My Foray Into Fan Fiction

An excerpt from my foray into fan fiction. Feel free to ignore if this isn’t your cup of tea. Hank and Nick sit across the table from the intended victim at the station. “My name is Sheryl Grouse. I was … Continue reading

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The Devil Is In The Details

After some words of encouragement, I have started writing my fan fiction story. However, I’m wondering if I’m going about it “correctly”. I have a slew of questions. What makes good (readable) fan fiction? How detailed should the story be? … Continue reading

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I Suck At Fan Fiction

First, my daughter informs me, my idea of fan fiction isn’t what the internet expects. I try hard to avoid romantic entanglements in my fan-induced fantasies set in someone else’s world. My first forays into fan fantasy were stories about … Continue reading

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