Category Archives: Interesting People

A Swimming Swan, A Defecating Duck, and Other Amazing Avian Automatons

Guest Post By Phoebe Darqueling of the Steampunk Journal You can’t deny that the showstoppers in the Collaborative Writing Challenge’s newest release are the giant automatons. The struggle over who controls the titular “Army of Brass” and fear of their … Continue reading

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5 Interesting Links for 04-06-2018

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Life (Space) The Cassini mission makes the existence of some form of life in the Saturn System plausible because it found liquid water. https://www.space.com/37721-saturn-moons-alien-life-nasa-cassini.html Librarians (Interesting People) An economic recovery … Continue reading

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Things That Make Me Smile No.139: A Tale of Greyhound Bus People

You might have noticed I didn’t post on my blog for the last half of the month. I had a family emergency and couldn’t manage to get the posts ready, but that very event inspired this post. Because of how … Continue reading

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5 Interesting Links for 03-16-2018

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Blurbs (Publishing) A quick video from BooksGoSocial of what to focus on when writing a book blurb to help your titles sell. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jOfHyodzfSQ Recycling (Art) A fantastical up-cycle of traditional … Continue reading

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5 Interesting Links for 03-09-2018

Note: Videos may auto start with sound so be prepared. Technique (Writing) A look at common words and phrases that can bloat your writing. As usual, I feel there are reasons and a time for pretty much everything, but these … Continue reading

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