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a new postmodern adventure for our hapless hero Read More

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Comments: 9

Shelves: 3

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Banana Petroleum says the caller and then hangs up. What can it mean? Read More

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Comments: 5

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Most people in the UK associate surfing with Newquay but Widemouth in North Cornwall was its original home. Widemouth is where the Australian pioneers of the sport came when they first arrived in the country to test the waters. Surfers will tell you that the bay has an easy paddle… Read More

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INTRO: All About Jazz tends to be quiet in the afternoon. After the lunchtime rush, things do not pick up again until the evening. We are a small establishment down a side street on the edge of town. If you were driving along the main road out of town, you… Read More
A small town girl expects great things from the infidels. Read More

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Comments: 7

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The protagonist is a writer on holiday looking for characters for a story. The narrative charts his progress and the surprising results. Read More
Why does writer, Philip C. Dark keep seeing ghosts from his past? Read More
Whos is Wet Blanket Ron, from the acclaimed series? We find out here. Read More
The narrator finds himself confronted with assorted characters from his past. Is there an explanation? Read More

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Comments: 6

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Matt finds himself on a deserted station where there are no passengers and no trains. But it is about to get worse. Read More

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Comments: 1

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Post modern fiction, about a man dying. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 23, 2015

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Art about art. How meta. Read More

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Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

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Am I imagining it or am I going back in time? Read More
What is it like to detect the scrawlings of a man who has lost everything? An obscure attempt at a postmodernist narrative. Read More
A short story I wrote for an assignment in the postmodern Gothic genre. Please comment, as any feedback before it is due would be very helpful. Read More
A talented puppet maker falls into a unrewarding job and a pattern of isolation that he will break by any means necessary. Read More
Being what is not while not being what is-- is steeped in travail. Neurosis, anomie, existential angst, alienation…all have been mentioned as possible outcomes, but perhaps the most interesting outcome was pointed out by Simmel in the early part of the 20th century when he basically said that we humans… Read More
Just out of Strawgoh School of Witches, Espers and Other Human Beings With Fascinating Talents, Trick Davis soon receives a job as a detective, working under Salman Rushdie. Watch as Trick faces his most cunning enemy yet? David Ben-Gurion! Read More

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This is the story about a little sucubuss, who was extremely sad, because she was chubby and couldn’t seduce anyone. Read More

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Comments: 12

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IT evolves into a meta-fictional entity (beings pluralized) and begins an epical journey—as life within a Newspaper and outside it as the morning in an Epic. It acquires quality -reincarnation after being expelled (assassinated) by tragicomic killers, who by the collective force of spitting together, generate a pandroid -- THE… Read More
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