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The Hashtag Mystery

“I joined the Twitterverse,” announced Darren’s mom. “Way to catch up with society, mom,” replied Darren sarcastically. “I tweeted my first twit.” Darren laughed. “The message is a tweet. A twit is the fool who reads it.” “Then you better … Continue reading

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The Future of Tudor Publishing

“Writing, as we know it, is dead,” said Hamilton Tudor, CEO of Tudor Publishing. He slowly looked at each member of the board sitting around the oak conference table. A satisfied grin swept across his face. His dramatics were having … Continue reading

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The Interweb

Luther and Ed met at Arbuckle’s Coffee Shop on the town square every morning since they both retired from the salt mine six years ago. They usually commiserated about the weather, local gossip, the mine, and how everything was better … Continue reading

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Cyberslam

A booming slam made everyone on the office poke their heads about their cubicles. Krista didn’t care. She was still seething from her meeting with Mr. Waterman, her boss. Chuck hovered over Krista’s cubicle, waiting for details. “Waterman’s an idiot. … Continue reading

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The Interweb

Luther and Ed met at Arbuckle’s Coffee Shop on the town square every morning since they both retired from the salt mine six years ago. They usually commiserated about the weather, local gossip, the mine, and how everything was better … Continue reading

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The shifting role of books

I don’t believe that books will disappear, but they will forgo their role as primary medium for literature. My generation saw a shift when the internet rose to prominence. Many said that television would become obsolete. What it did was … Continue reading

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On weirdness and pomegranates

Is it my imagination or is world wide weirdness on the rise? I was bumping around the internet when I discovered this headline on a news website: “Unconscious Man Found Lying Dead on the Floor”. I had to wonder how … Continue reading

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