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Xendochial

Ymaarmpip had his sights on one blue-green planet orbiting a star in the backwaters of a barred-spiral galaxy; an opportunity to show other species there were some friends out there in the universe. *** Xendochial – full version Oh to … Continue reading

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Parasite

It had travelled so very far through the dark, cold vacuum of space curled up in its hard shell, hibernating; so very, very far. The creature had gone unnoticed as it fell into the atmosphere of this planet, hurtling through … Continue reading

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Creative writing prompt #36 – The aliens have landed

Breaking news – Aliens have landed Aliens landed at 13:16 GMT (08:16 EST) today in what some are calling the biggest thing to hit the Earth since a giant meteorite wiped out the dinosaurs.  Asked for comment, Stephen Hawking said … Continue reading

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Creative writing prompt #25 – The Koi incident

I haven’t really had to make a difficult decision, because in hindsight, the decision was always made for me. Circumstances demanded that I choose the path I decided to take; whether those circumstances were to do with pride, anger, the … Continue reading

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Creative writing prompt #11 – The pebble

Set 1 The principal sat at his desk in front of his laptop.  Newport School for the Gifted was a modern school, very well equipped, and he liked to keep everything neat and tidy.  As a result, upon his shiny … Continue reading

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Frisky Business

Inspired by the prompts ‘Montauk Monster’ and a quote from Lao Tzu “watch your thoughts…”. It padded quickly through the forest, Its sensitive fingers landing on and then gripping the detritus and underlying mulch as It went, listening for the … Continue reading

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Aliens

There has been plenty of speculation (not to mention hope and fear) that extraterrestrial and intelligent life might exist, and might be in a position to communicate with and even visit us. There is a veritable profundity of science fiction … Continue reading

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