Saturday Word of the Day: Conurbation

*Conurbation: an extensive urban area resulting from the expansion of several cities or towns so that they coalesce but usually retain their separate identities. "Hey, do you think Darwin counts as a conurbation? You know with Palmerston and stuff?" "I have no idea, I'd need an example of a conurbation to compare." "Oh, ok." -END- … Continue reading Saturday Word of the Day: Conurbation

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Tales from the Wasteland: Top Secret

It had been a long day working at the outpost, what with wasting a load of ammunition on a giant slug. The major had made a big show of shouting at everyone, but honestly, there hadn’t been any other options open to them. Johnny was on night patrol, not that there was much to watch … Continue reading Tales from the Wasteland: Top Secret

Tales from the Wasteland: Currency Problems

A heavy sigh leaves Marly? for the third time that day as she busies herself pulling dead leaves off lettuce. Courtney and Hector are lugging a large ambiguous animal corpse from the hunter exchange counter to the butchery. A few other food exchange employees busy themselves with other tasks. “Something the matter, Marly?” Courtney is … Continue reading Tales from the Wasteland: Currency Problems

Tales from the Wasteland: Information is Power

There are only so many ways to make a living after the apocalypse, and most of them aren’t exactly suitable for a middle-aged woman who’s spent her life working behind a desk. So Allie found herself getting inventive, she didn’t want to go back to working in customer service and pandering to people. To avoid … Continue reading Tales from the Wasteland: Information is Power

Wednesday Prompt Smash: Fallen Hero

A/N: For this Wednesday I specifically asked Tim to make my prompt war themed, in honour of it being ANZAC Day. You can check out Tim's work here. Prompt: Fallen Hero Word Limit: 200 Words The roar of gunfire blocks out all other sounds, and the explosions of debris make one blind. All is a … Continue reading Wednesday Prompt Smash: Fallen Hero

Saturday Word of the Day: Tarn

*Tarn: a small mountain lake or pool, especially one in a cirque. Sometimes you just want to get away from it all, life can get heavy and sometimes you need to feel light. Nobody lives a perfect life, there’s no measure for happiness, everyone has their own unique life… but not everyone feels happy with … Continue reading Saturday Word of the Day: Tarn

Wednesday Prompt Smash: Millions of Books

A/N: A little later than normal today. I am happy to say my friend Tim has finally posted new content over on his blog, so you should check out his writing. Prompt: Millions of Books Word Limit: 300 words I could hardly believe my eyes, shelves stretched out in front of me- each stacked with … Continue reading Wednesday Prompt Smash: Millions of Books

Wednesday Prompt Smash: Never-Ending Eternity

A/N: Happy New Year Everyone! Enjoy this first post for 2017 and don't forget to check out Tim's writing if you have time. Prompt: Never-ending Eternity Word Limit: 300 words There are perks to being a god, looking down from on high at all the mortals. It is a position of great power, but also … Continue reading Wednesday Prompt Smash: Never-Ending Eternity

Wednesday Prompt Smash: Super Secret Canadian Handshake

Prompt: Super Secret Canadian Handshake Word Limit: 200 words A/N: Sorry, sorry I’m late again this week. Trying to get back into the swing of things here at home and was way too excited about the new Star Wars movie to do any writing yesterday. Also please be advised this is a work of fiction. … Continue reading Wednesday Prompt Smash: Super Secret Canadian Handshake