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by Waveharp
Mon Sep 15, 2014 7:54 pm
Forum: Story Discussion - Main and Drabbleclassics
Topic: Drabblecast 338 - The Crevasse
Replies: 13
Views: 5656

Re: Drabblecast 338 - The Crevasse

Woah, I feel like H.P. Lovecraft month is bleeding over a little. I like it! I'm with SpareInch, I definitely got a Mountains of Madness vibe from this one. And I'm sure glad there was all that human suffering to balance out the animal suffering, don't know if I could've handled this one otherwise. ...
by Waveharp
Tue Sep 09, 2014 1:43 am
Forum: Story Discussion - Main and Drabbleclassics
Topic: Drabblecast 337 - The Only Game in Town
Replies: 21
Views: 6770

Re: Drabblecast 337 - The Only Game in Town

And maybe it's because I'm an atheist in the middle of the Bible Belt, but I appreciated the back and forth regarding religion between the two main characters. Especially the bit about "thou shall not have other gods" being evidence that there are other gods. I also may have gotten a perverse sense ...
by Waveharp
Tue Sep 09, 2014 1:36 am
Forum: Story Discussion - Main and Drabbleclassics
Topic: Drabblecast 337 - The Only Game in Town
Replies: 21
Views: 6770

Re: Drabblecast 337 - The Only Game in Town

I appreciated the narrator's resignation at the end of the story. Defeated by the enormity of his situation, he's not sure whether to face the Shoggoths and potential slavery, or to go against the belief that he's clung to for so long. "Weren't all creatures marching inexorably toward oblivion simpl...