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WritesOnSpec
Author of the GAMELAND, BUNKER 12, FLENSE series || SpecFic writer, husband & father || PT gardener & FT humanoid
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WritesOnSpec Apr 20
It's true. How else did we get "The Old Man and the Pee", "A Farewell to Charms", and "The Sons Also Rise"?
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WritesOnSpec Apr 20
“They’re really nice to watch in their exploding behavior,” she said. “They do it quite readily. We have some species who don’t really like to explode as much.” Now to figure out a way to work these lines into my next story...
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WritesOnSpec Apr 20
Just a heads up that if you enjoy apocalyptic fiction, this multi-author collection of 20 stories published by David VanDyke is . Find a new author today!
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WritesOnSpec Apr 18
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WritesOnSpec Apr 17
Should we expect another high level departure soon?
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WritesOnSpec Apr 17
Part of the problem with recycling plastic is that it is currently expensive and inefficient. Petroleum is cheap, so virgin PET plastics are cheap to...
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WritesOnSpec Apr 16
Kendrick Lamar becomes first rapper to win Pulitzer
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WritesOnSpec Apr 16
This is the same man who wants to sell off parts of our national parks while raising entry fees. Meanwhile, he flies first class on the taxpayers' dime, gets his vacation...
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WritesOnSpec Apr 14
From the shooting of Lincoln in Ford's Theater to the Titanic hitting the iceberg to the abduction of 300 schoolgirls by Boko Haram.
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WritesOnSpec Apr 14
Welcome to the new age of warfare (not the disinformation campaign - that's old- but the methodology). Best way to resist is to arm oneself with facts. Not opinions. Not biases. Not half-truths that validate a particular world view. Facts.
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WritesOnSpec Apr 14
Opening paragraph in a new work-in-progress titled "The Crickets of Whistle Flat." There is a stretch of road in the Martian backwaters some two hundred miles outside of Tylerville. Maybe two-twenty. You rise up...
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WritesOnSpec Apr 14
"Mission accomplished." That's politispeak for "Expect trillions more of your tax dollars going to the fund our war dependency."
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WritesOnSpec Apr 13
Today, President* Trump pardoned "Scooter" Libby, who resigned as VP Dick Cheney's Nat Sec Affairs Asst and Chief of Staff, and Asst to G.W. Bush, after being indicted on 5 counts by a federal grand jury for...
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WritesOnSpec Apr 12
Channeling Comey: "Lordy, I hope there are tapes."
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WritesOnSpec Apr 12
My arms are getting shorter. That's the only reasonable explanation for why it's getting harder for me to put my shoes on.
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WritesOnSpec Apr 12
Following up on my previous post about plastic garbage in the oceans and the 65 pounds of plastic found in a beached whales's belly in Spain (), if anyone is...
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WritesOnSpec Apr 12
The animal died of peritonitis as a result of being unable to digest its stomach contents. Recently it was reported that the Great Pacific Garbage Patch is triple the size it was once believed. We need to do better to produce,...
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WritesOnSpec Apr 11
"You can drink it fast, you can drink it slow, but the lips must touch the toe." Any takers?
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WritesOnSpec Apr 11
So, Trump threatens to send bombs to Syria in response to Assad's illegal use of chemical weapons (again) after Russia warns any US bombs will be intercepted. Thing is, if bombs are sent, regardless of whether...
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