Saturday Word of the Day: Nonbook

A/N: Still keeping at it. #Nanowrimo is keeping me busy, I've slowed down a bit but I'm close to the finish line. *Nonbook: a book without artistic or literary merit or substance, especially one that has been developed primarily to exploit a fad or make a quick profit. “Really? They’re making that book into a [...]

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Wednesday Prompt Smash: Parched

A/N: In honour of the Same-Sex Marriage Postal Vote Results here in Australia, I decided to twist this prompt to celebrate. Now, all we need is for our politicians to act on the vote and make it so, love is love. Prompt: Parched Word Limit: 27 Words “God, I am so parched. Hey, Davo get [...]

Saturday Word of the Day: Fortitudinous

A/N: It’s Remembrance Day today, so remember to take time to remember all those who have fought for others. Lest we forget. *Fortitudinous: marked by bravery or courage. Sally was a fortitudinous girl, always at the ready to help her friends. Alas sometimes bravery won’t see you through, no unfortunately sometimes there’s just no escaping [...]

Let Me Contain Your Entertainment

Yesterday I had the absolute pleasure of going to Brisbane to participate in an amazing event hosted by Brisbane Powerhouse. Containment is a zombie-themed, task-based adventure. The setting is a pharmaceutical company that has accidentally created a zombie virus which has infected staff members, so the facility has been put on lockdown. Groups get to [...]

Wednesday Prompt Smash: Marketplace

Prompt: Marketplace Word Limit: 200 words “Why, of all the places in the galaxy, are we visiting the Sarukesh Marketplace?” Tinny could feel the deceit and unrest, just looking out the craft window. “Because, Tinny, we have illegal merchandise. And, the only place to get rid of said merchandise without the Galactic Police Force catching [...]