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The Men That Don't Fit In

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Some of the best memories of my grandfather are of Robert W. Service. Gramp would, at every opportunity, recite from memory any number of poems. We’d goad hi...

The Hand

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My hand’s all numbers so what the heck? I drew a card from atop the deck, My palms were wet and my cheeks a-fire A chip and a chair with stakes ne’er high...

Reading at the Speed of Light

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“The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.” — Dr. Seuss First up, when reading for pleasure...

Moon and Badge

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“What seems to be the problem, Officer?” I ask. “License and registration, sir,” he grumbles. I hand him the papers and note that the officer has a lot of ...

March Madness

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Three great days in March Fourteen, Sixteen, Seventeen Pi, John and Patrick Photo by Internet Archive Book Images

Lucky Me

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I woke up dreaming of gold, which was weird, because I normally crave coffee. I swing my legs to the side of the bed and was shocked to fall flat on the floo...

Hold the Phone

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“Is this Douglas Langille?” “Yes, it is. How did you know? I called you?” “Good. We’ve been expecting your call. Pack a small bag. You have 15 minutes.” “...

From Book to Screen: Bitten

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When announced that Kelley Armstrong’s first book, ‘Bitten’, was headed for the small screen, fans were pretty darned stoked. Laura Vandervoort’s casting wa...


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Eric thought his day would never end. Mr. Farnsworth kept him late working on that miserable laundromat account. How, in God’s Green Garden, did anyone expec...

Woden's Daughter

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The Allfather’s daughter, shame of Asgard, fled the Great Hall and made her way through the wood to the cliff-side. There, she gathered her furs about her sh...


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We’re not made for this damp shit and neither is our tech, thought Gil. What is it, 325 Kelvin? He took his smart-helmet off and leaned forward with his hand...

The Picnic

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If you go down in the woods today, you’re sure of a big surprise. If you go down in the woods today, you’d better go in disguise. ‘Cause me and Pete play h...