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by Littlebear
Wed Mar 25, 2009 3:53 am
Forum: Story Discussion - Main and Drabbleclassics
Topic: Drabblecast 107 - Alchemical Automaton Blues
Replies: 36
Views: 10145

The concept of the golem is strange though, it isn't "Alive" in any sense of the word, but it is sentient. It understands emotion (It cries) Although its clearly not any more alive than a bag of wet hammers, or necessarily much smarter. What do we do when as living things when we grant non-living th...
by Littlebear
Tue Mar 24, 2009 5:51 pm
Forum: Story Discussion - Main and Drabbleclassics
Topic: Drabblecast 107 - Alchemical Automaton Blues
Replies: 36
Views: 10145

The idea behind this story really strikes home. Many people don't see animals as being capable of emotion, and if we get something "beneath" animals what would we think of them? It really reminded me of the story "The Soul of Caliban" by Emma-Lindsay Squier that I read a few years back. What qualifi...
by Littlebear
Tue Mar 24, 2009 5:43 pm
Forum: Drabblenews
Topic: Spider-Man rescues autistic Thai boy
Replies: 4
Views: 915

I like the end mention of the fact that "keeps the costume at work to liven up school fire drills." If that wasn't there who knows where our imaginations would have run! Maybe the fireman really is spiderman? Perhaps he keeps the costume at work and utilizes the fire station as his "Spider-cave" as ...