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Interlude: Form One Lane

Day 83. 72 pages, 29,572 words. Ran out of steam a bit and had this interlude bubbling under, so here you go. I’ve been commuting lately, and it inspired me to create this Twitter thread. I threw it down in graphical form … Continue reading

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Hatboy’s log, additional: Hawking

I was saddened to learn this morning of Professor Stephen Hawking‘s death. He was 76 years old. I don’t understand even a fraction of the things he knew and spoke of, but his was a simply incredible mind. Humanity was … Continue reading

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On humans

Day 66. 130 pages, 64,703 words. Well, after the excellent resurgence of the Rogue One comments discussion, I feel like I’ve already written a solid blog post for today. It’s been a while, so I figured I would write out … Continue reading

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The (Alternate) Origin of Species

Day 2. 16 pages, 7,715 words. I was amused to see this article going the rounds the other day. The general gist is, humans didn’t evolve on Earth and we basically don’t belong here. At least it’s handled in a … Continue reading

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Wump and the Art of the Dad Joke

Day 3. 27 pages, 9,103 words. I still get a laugh out of this every time. I’m not sure how I felt about Dad Jokes back when I was a kid. They probably annoyed me, because dads are annoying almost … Continue reading

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The First Feast, Part 21

“How many death threats – how many actual attacks – will be enough to make you see the danger here?” Malerious Hara Scodd demanded with well-intentioned caution. “I think we both have different understandings of the situation,” Char said as … Continue reading

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The First Feast, Part 20

The other two aki’Drednanth in the Earth contact convoy, Gydanna and Silver Bane, seemed perfectly happy with the change ‘Truck’ had undergone and whatever else was happening down there. They agreed to take part in the preliminary meeting with a … Continue reading

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