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Convicted from a distance Read More
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Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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The Gods Wait is a story of how the internet can connect and correlate existences across the world from each other in nonsensical ways. It deals with the changing socio-political landscapes of social media through the stories of many different characters, focusing on a sensitive boy who hits his head… Read More
"We're not evil. We stand by our principles. We resist Government interference. Except of course where we agree with them. Obviously." Read More

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"The generous tax breaks sealed it, I guess. All too believable." Read More

A serial killer is using social media to kill their fellow peers, who may it be? Will they ever be stopped? Read More
A brief history of the Internet. Read More

Essay / Non-Fiction

September 20, 2018

Reads: 91

Shelves: 1

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My personal experience with addiction and depression and how I overcame both using a rather non traditional method. They, both, nearly killed me but I came out on top. You can too. Read More

Reads: 163

Comments: 2

Shelves: 3

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Seeing is believing, regardless of facts! Read More

Tags: internet

The life of a Journalist is like the life an alcoholic. Your standing up than your falling down again. Read More
Google thought I was a terrorist and there was nothing I could do about it. Read More
Who actually takes the time to read the terms & conditions of a pop up alerting the user to the use of tracking Cookies? 'Life is far to short' and 99.9% of us will never waste our time reading them! Read More
I deal with these trolls everyday. I've often wondered what their lives are like. Read More
The First Rule Of Fight Club, You don't talk about fight club, second rule of fight club, see first Rule! Read More

Reads: 8093

Comments: 6

Shelves: 8

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An invitation to the end of the world shakes up a business consultant's worldview. Read More
Short story idea, barely roughed out, that I've decided to post to see how this site works. It's about books in the cloud and in the future world where there are no hard copies. The books are edited at will, the author's words forgotten. Read More
The internet takes over, not just in its own territory. It’s taking over our world, Earth, turning it into a copy version of itself with a world-spread glitch. Will Joe and Allie find out how to stop this catastrophe? Read More
While the West finally managed to remove clergy from that troika which paved way for education, arts, science and technology to make inroads and that eventually gained strong foothold. Read More

Reads: 239

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

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When I read the post on Facebook that striker, Gary Trevor has signed for Mars United FC for a record £300 million, my first reaction is, oh yeah, sure. I run it straight through the bullshit detector on my browser, expecting it to confirm it as a fake news… Read More
A sonnet about meeting friends in real life. Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

May 15, 2017

Reads: 227

Comments: 1

The House of Ghosts House

A haiku about occasional solitude in the age of networking. Read More
The story follows Hallie. An 18 year old graduate who is inspiring to be a model. Her portfolio is really well done and her instagram page earns her 1,000 a selfie. But putting so much of your life in the publics eye, you never know what some might do just… Read More

Poem / Other

March 28, 2017

Reads: 182

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

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A story about a cat caught stealing on the internet... Read More
I am awoken by a knock at 3am. Unlike Dmitri Shostakovich in Soviet Russia, who kept a suitcase and a toothbrush by the bed for such an eventuality, I am not expecting to be taken off for interrogation. Read More
She meets a guy online and agrees to meet him in person after an extended phone conversation. Could that one meeting turn into love? Read More
Sometimes the stranger knocketh at your door. Nobody opens the door for a stranger in our times. So - more strange stranger would knock at your messenger and offer something interesting. Read More
A story about an average girl, Eva Harding who once thought she had nothing, she thought she was alone but she was wrong. She may have done things wrong but she still got there. Read to find out exactly what happened. Read More

Reads: 505

Comments: 1

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I did the "This I Believe" challenge and I wrote an essay under 500 words about something I believe in (strongly). I believe in lots of important things, but for this Essay, I wrote on how I believe that the internet and social media doesn't define who you really, genuinely… Read More
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