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by Surf Vampire
Fri May 25, 2012 8:42 am
Forum: Story Discussion - Main and Drabbleclassics
Topic: Drabblecast 243 – The Other Lila
Replies: 20
Views: 5161

Re: Drabblecast 243 – The Other Lila

Lilith, step away from the teleporter...
by Surf Vampire
Wed May 23, 2012 7:31 am
Forum: Story Discussion - Main and Drabbleclassics
Topic: Drabblecast 243 – The Other Lila
Replies: 20
Views: 5161

Re: Drabblecast 243 – The Other Lila

Good stories always make me wonder what I would do if I were put in the same situation. Interesting how a self loathing person would think this was a disaster and a narcissist might think it was a godsend. I appreciated that this story was short and sweet. While there weren't really any surprises, i...
by Surf Vampire
Tue May 15, 2012 10:58 pm
Forum: Story Discussion - Main and Drabbleclassics
Topic: Drabblecast 242 - Transfer of Ownership
Replies: 12
Views: 3189

Re: Drabblecast 242 - Transfer of Ownership

Thanks for the recommendations ROU and Mikes!
by Surf Vampire
Tue May 15, 2012 8:04 am
Forum: Story Discussion - Main and Drabbleclassics
Topic: Drabblecast 242 - Transfer of Ownership
Replies: 12
Views: 3189

Re: Drabblecast 242 - Transfer of Ownership

This was short and sweet. I really liked that the suit could gain freedom as long as it was "occupied" by a corpse. On a somber note, I think that whatever aspects of warfare in the future aren't handled by networked drones will be carried out on the ground by power armored troops. The technology cu...
by Surf Vampire
Fri Apr 20, 2012 12:22 am
Forum: Story Discussion - Main and Drabbleclassics
Topic: Drabblecast 239 – Killing The Morrow
Replies: 24
Views: 9603

Re: Drabblecast 239 – Killing The Morrow

Agreed, the ball imagery took me out of the story a little took, but I filed that under "uncouth homeless narrator" perspective. I wonder if the homeless guy was chosen as one of the 'insurgents' specifically for some deeply rooted violent streak or issue with authority. All in all a well told, well...
by Surf Vampire
Wed Apr 18, 2012 7:07 am
Forum: Story Discussion - Main and Drabbleclassics
Topic: Drabblecast 239 – Killing The Morrow
Replies: 24
Views: 9603

Re: Drabblecast 239 – Killing The Morrow

I really liked this story - an interesting take on the 'sound of thunder' idea writ larger. I imagined the future earthlings as the ultra-elite 0.1%, not only content to consume the resources of the present and ruin the world for the future, but also reaching back to consume the resources of the past.