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- Tue Oct 08, 2013 2:33 am
- Forum: Drabbles
- Topic: The Gift That Keeps On Giving (retirement)
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Thanks to Mindco’s neural wormhole technology, timeshare vacationers no longer shared condos; instead, they shared minds. Pick a mind, any mind, from any time in the past, and Mindco could insert your consciousness there for a week; you’d feel what that person felt, experience what they experienced....
- Thu Oct 03, 2013 12:21 am
- Forum: Twit-Fic!
- Topic: Post your Twitfic Twabbles Here! (General Content)
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There are an infinite number of ways to die. Unfortunately, there are only a finite number of worlds in which they count.
The MC was watching the outside of the fort on the monitor. A bird he was watching just took off in an unexpected manner, so he had to go out and check to see what made the bird fly away. It was probably just a case of the bird doing bird things, but he still had to go check.
Something must have scared the bird. Or maybe it was just hungry. Or bored. Or horny. It didn’t really matter. He had his orders. Protect the perimeter. Anything out of the ordinary, check it. In person. You can’t trust base security to a monitor. “I’m getting too old for this shit,” he thought, as ...
- Wed Oct 02, 2013 8:41 pm
- Forum: Drabbles
- Topic: Space Monotony (Journals theme)
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That made me think of Futurama's "Jurassic Bark" episode.Varda wrote:This is gonna sound silly, but when I read this drabble, I pictured the family dog patiently watching the front door.
"Day 5,998: Still no mailman. Suspect sabotage."
Enjoyed the drabble, though.
Thanks for the comments, all. I wouldn't call it slumming, flint; just kept seeing it mentioned over on the other contest, so I thought I'd check it out. If anything, I'm hoping y'all will help elevate my game. So I guess you're slumming by letting me in. :D Tonight the drink is Pursuit of Hoppiness...
short time, first time. please be gentle... --- The first day of school was always the trickiest. It was harder to tell the fresh ones from the live ones. Buddy up with a live one, and class would be a breeze. Buddy up with a fresh one, though, and you’re likely to end up fresh yourself. Some kids h...