Friday, 6 March 2015

Demons! Demons! Demons!

Keeper of The Quill
Keeper of The Quill says “One from the archives Demons! Demons! Demons! ” — Demons! Demons! Demons! Suggested Audio Candy: Claudio Simonetti Demons Theme What an uncanny stroke of luck. I was traveling through the underground late at night, minding my own business and keep...

Stay Tuned for More Conversation

Lela Markham
Lela Markham says “Stay Tuned for More Conversation” — Thom Stark and I continue our ongoing conversation today. He's a little bit progressive, I'm a little bit of a non-statist, and we find points of agreement and disagreement in...

Not Sludge

Aidan Stone Author
Aidan Stone Author says “Not Sludge via @obsidianpoet — I was not born of sludge I came from above Full of light and love When I die I will not dissipate As so many scientists mandate I will return to the light and love I will go home to Heaven above

US running out of room to store oil; price collapse next?

Kas Thomas
Kas Thomas says “By April most U.S. oil storage facilities will be full. Nowhere to put the excess.” — The U.S. has so much crude that it is running out of places to put it, and that could drive oil and gasoline prices even lower in the coming months. For the past eight weeks, the United States has been ...

Endometriosis Awareness Month

Jane V Blanchard
Jane V Blanchard says “RT @Midnightingale: Endometriosis Awareness Month: 176 million women & girls globally suffer from this silent disease” — March marks the annual health awareness month recognition of Endometriosis Awareness Month. Often stigmatized as merely “killer cramps,” endometriosis is a poorly-understood disease characterized by pelvic pain, painful menstruation, infertility and pregnancy loss, pain with sexual activity, gastrointestinal and urinary tract difficulties and more. Understanding Endometriosis During normal menstruation, the lining of the uterus (endometrium)…

Featured Author - Amelie Jahn

Amalie Jahn
Amalie Jahn says “Lucy Pireel gets inside my head! ” — Hi Amalie, thanks for taking the time to answer a few of my questions. First of all, are you a planner, or a go-with-the-flow kind of person and how does that translate to your daily life? I’m a pl...

The Type Archive

Brandon S. Graham
Brandon S. Graham says “The London Type Archive.” — A couple of weeks ago, I stumbled across a link on Twitter from Dan Rhatigan (Monotype designer) about an open evening at The Type Archive in South London - a place I've been trying to get inside s...

Are we living in fear or by faith?

Chris Martin
Chris Martin says “Are we living in fear or by faith? ” — Webster's Dictionary defines fear as this: to be afraid of (something or someone) to expect or worry about (something bad or unpleasant) to be afraid and worried Webster's Dictionary defines faith ...

Because We Are Not Animals

Edison McDaniels MD
Edison McDaniels MD says “An essay on why we need to treat captives like human beings, written 12 yrs ago, it still holds.” — This is an interesting essay discussing man's inhumanity to man in time of war, including a graphic description of the history of medical care to POW's. Damn interesting.

Wednesday’s Word–Cimmerian

S G BASU says “Wednesday’s Word–Cimmerian”
Today’s word is – “Cimmerian” Cimmerian [Cim·me·ri·an ] verb. Pronounced “si-mir-ee-uhn” : very dark or gloomy Origin – After Cimmerians, a mythical people described in Homer'…

Writing Thoughts

Eli Kale
Eli Kale says “"Writing fast" is a good habit to have, as well as these others: ”
Friends, We meet again at the dawn of a new work week. It is my hope that you are well and that you are on your way to achieving your personal and/or professional goals this week! …

Sean Sherstone

Dianne Astle
Dianne Astle says “My new cover is by my friend Sean @ssherstone. You can check out his photo art at” - photography, art, people and portraits, band photography, tutorials, training, Photoshop, Photoshop tips, vision.

Behind every successful man...

Anna Belfrage
Anna Belfrage says “Of an ex-monk and his wife. Behind every successful man... via @Anna_Belfrage
We’ve all heard of Martin Luther, right? And no, I am not talking about that inspiring leader and awesome demagogue who spoke that immortal line “I have a dream” – I am rather refe…

The Book

Michele Beller
Michele Beller says “Still have to finish preparing for my guest lecture tomorrow, on my book - THE TROUBLE WITH VIRGINIA and its genesis”
  The Trouble with Virginia is currently a work-in-progress, and I hope to have it in your hands soon. I will certainly keep you posted, and I plan to give you interesting little t…

Bolivia ex-drug czar Nina arrested

Sam Kirshaw
Sam Kirshaw says “Ex-drug czar Gen Oscar Nina arrested on drugs charges as Bolivia continues to reduce coca production without DEA help”
Bolivia's former drug car Gen Oscar Nina is arrested on suspicion of having links to drug trafficking, Bolivian officials announce.

Review: Syncing Forward by W. Lawrence

W Lawrence
W Lawrence says “What a gracious review! Time2timetravel is a blog dedicated to fiction (and fact) about time travel. Check it...”
Syncing Forward is a time travel novel which describes the human element of the experience. This is set against a backdrop of a world which is becoming increasingly technological…

Short Stories - Steven Hobbs

Steven Hobbs
Steven Hobbs says “Loss, empathy, sacrifice and re-birth. Read "Bird Man Fish" on my new Short Stories page here ”
Bird Man Fish Fugol sits upon the ledge; his clawed feet gripping granite. Secure against the wind’s ravages he perches, jackdaw-black, grey hooded. His blue beaded eye looks blink…

CYANIDE – A Classic Murder Weapon!

James J. Murray
James J. Murray says “CYANIDE Gives Unique Forensic Evidence My "Prescription For Murder" Blog”
If you’ve been paying attention to my blogs over the last three weeks, you’ll notice that I’ve been writing about some classic poisons that have been used throughout history as mur…