Tag Archive | Writing

A Common Enemy – We come in peace

***Previous episodes of A Common Enemy can be found on the top menu, or start at A Common Enemy.  A little sci-fi in progress. *** Jeremiah flinched each time a rock hit the AV. While nothing would penetrate the vehicle shell, his sorrow was deep. He remembered seeing a movie when he was a child that in […]

Five Reasons Pillar Posts are good for your blog

When I started writing this website in November 2010 I knew nothing about this particular part of the digital world. I do mean NOTHING! I started on the platform then offered by Bigpond.com, disliked the buggy interface and moved to Blogger then moved to WordPress.com at the urging of my oldest daughter. I frequented the […]

Re-blogging: not sure how I feel about it

This is a personal perspective! I found this week I re-blogged two articles one after the other. On the one hand I hate re-blogging because I feel as if I am stealing someone else’s work, even though all I am technically doing is sharing an excerpt with a link. On the other hand sometimes I […]

A Common Enemy – The Planet Below

***Previous episodes of A Common Enemy can be found on the top menu, or start at A Common Enemy.  A little sci-fi in progress. *** The alarm pierced his dreaming. He stretched out to silence the damn thing. Where the fuck is the bloody phone? He opened his eyes to find the glowing, blaring, technological […]

A Common Enemy – The Elengia

***Previous episodes of A Common Enemy can be found on the top menu, or start at A Common Enemy.  A little sci-fi in progress. *** Palenda slithered into the resting cocoon and gently touched Rosna. He knew she was asleep, but  he needed to feel her nearness. They had come so far to save their families; perhaps even their […]

A Common Enemy

Earth sparkled in the sunlight, a blue and white ball gliding through space in the orbit determined millennia ago. The ship hovered above, listening to the babel of voices detected by the sound sensors. Leader Rosna shook her lateral tendrils in horror. “How does this planet survive?” The sound technician was battling to isolate the various sound […]