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A Science Fiction Sensation: The Nexus and Other Stories

The Nexus and Other Stories by Elise Abram Aliens, ghosts, clones, zombies, vampires, nightmares come to life, teleportation… There are more things in heaven and earth than modern man will ever know or understand. The Nexus They say be careful … Continue reading

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Watch “Almost Human” Instead

I don’t see many movies in the theatre anymore, mostly because there hasn’t been much that’s piqued my interest lately. But this week was my husband’s birthday and he wanted to see Chappie. I agreed so long as I could … Continue reading

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Literary Devices from A to Z – Brought to you by the letter C

       is for Conflict       Conflict is what drives the plot forward. It also supports character development. Without conflict there is no story, end of story. There are generally 3 main types of conflict authors use, … Continue reading

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Can “Defiance” Defy the Odds?

Defiance premiered on Showcase Monday night, to lukewarm reviews. I, on the other hand, rather liked the show, and will be watching further episodes. Defiance takes place 33 years after Earth is invaded by an alien ship, called The Ark, … Continue reading

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