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TRANS–ATLANTIC, Part 8: A Year in Utopia

This week is the final installment of “Trans-Atlantic”, and a big thanks to Hamish Spiers for the last eight weeks. You can read more of Hamish’s stuff on his website by clicking on his name (above). We’ll be back some time in late September/early October with our next By Prescription Only, which has the theme of […]

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TRANS–ATLANTIC, Part 7: An Interesting Call

“Trans-Atlantic” by Hamish Spiers continues. We’ll be running a new installment each week through summer so be sure to pop back each week. TRANS–ATLANTIC By Hamish Spiers Part VII. An Interesting Call   Well, that was the first and last time I traveled through one of the oceanic tunnels. They haven’t gone anywhere but they’re just […]

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TRANS–ATLANTIC, Part 6: A Connection

“Trans-Atlantic” by Hamish Spiers continues. We’ll be running a new installment each week through summer so be sure to pop back each week.   TRANS–ATLANTIC By Hamish Spiers Part VI. A Connection   There are plenty of other people who’d be happy to take your place. What an awful thing to say. However, hearing these words […]

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TRANS–ATLANTIC, Part 5: What Happened in the Dining Car

“Trans-Atlantic” by Hamish Spiers continues. We’ll be running a new installment each week through summer so be sure to pop back each week. TRANS–ATLANTIC By Hamish Spiers Part V. What Happened in the Dining Car By the time I was on my way with Brett to the compartment of one Terry–with–a–T Ferguson, I had almost forgotten […]

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TRANS-ATLANTIC, Part 4: A Vexing Problem

“Trans-Atlantic” by Hamish Spiers continues. We’ll be running a new installment each week through summer so be sure to pop back each week. TRANS–ATLANTIC By Hamish Spiers Part IV. A Vexing Problem So I had just run into the Alliance Airways goons, I’d met Bob, I’d run into the goons again and now I was, in […]

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TRANS–ATLANTIC, Part 3: Passenger Etiquette

“Trans-Atlantic” by Hamish Spiers continues. We’ll be running a new installment each week through summer so be sure to pop back each week. TRANS–ATLANTIC By Hamish Spiers Part III. Passenger Etiquette   I found myself in an empty compartment with a hand around my collar. “Let go!” I shouted, trying to tear myself loose. “I’ll call […]

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TRANS–ATLANTIC, Part 2: Bob

“Trans-Atlantic” by Hamish Spiers continues this week. We’ll be running a new installment each week through summer so be sure to pop back each week.   TRANS–ATLANTIC By Hamish Spiers Part II. Bob A few hours after setting off from Amsterdam, I went to the nearest dining car and had a steak sandwich for lunch. A luxury, […]

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TRANS–ATLANTIC, Part I: Amsterdam

This week we begin our serialization of “Trans-Atlantic” written by the author of the Star Frontiers series, Hamish Spiers. We’ll be running a new installment each week through summer so be sure to pop back each week.   TRANS–ATLANTIC By Hamish Spiers Part I: Amsterdam I didn’t always live here in New York. When the oil […]

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Roasting Meat by Conjuring Hellfire

From next week, Nick Cody will return with his online writing experiment The Wonders of Cata. I interviewed him to find out more. (Paul) Last March, you began drafting weekly installments about Dick’s adventures in Cata. When I interviewed you before you started, you said that you need the pressure of a deadline to sit […]

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Grace Purcell Interview: Part 2

(Paul Rogers) Did you encounter any problems with self-publishing? (Grace Purcell) Yes, the formatting was difficult. When the book was uploaded to CreateSpace it often changed the format on some pages and this was challenging to solve. It was my first time using CreateSpace and I am not very familiar with formatting so this presented […]

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