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Vanessa Fogg

The Message

Published Jul 5, 2021 · 4,248 words (16 minutes) · 1 like · 176 views

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Deborah J. Ross

Jaydium, Chapter 20

Published Mar 26, 2021 · 2,492 words (10 minutes) · 143 views

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Far in the future, an interplanetary civil conflict has ground to an uneasy halt. Kithri, abandoned on a desolate mining planet, meets Eril, shell-shocked pilot. A freak accident sends them back to a time when their desert world was lush and green, when an alien civilization stands on the brink of a war of total destruction. They must choose to remain outside the conflict or to stand up for what they believe.

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Deborah J. Ross

Jaydium, Chapter 19

Published Mar 26, 2021 · 1,681 words (7 minutes) · 132 views

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Far in the future, an interplanetary civil conflict has ground to an uneasy halt. Kithri, abandoned on a desolate mining planet, meets Eril, shell-shocked pilot. A freak accident sends them back to a time when their desert world was lush and green, when an alien civilization stands on the brink of a war of total destruction. They must choose to remain outside the conflict or to stand up for what they believe.

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Deborah J. Ross

Jaydium, Chapter 18

Published Mar 26, 2021 · 2,239 words (9 minutes) · 122 views

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Far in the future, an interplanetary civil conflict has ground to an uneasy halt. Kithri, abandoned on a desolate mining planet, meets Eril, shell-shocked pilot. A freak accident sends them back to a time when their desert world was lush and green, when an alien civilization stands on the brink of a war of total destruction. They must choose to remain outside the conflict or to stand up for what they believe.

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Deborah J. Ross

Jaydium, Chapter 17

Published Mar 26, 2021 · 2,486 words (10 minutes) · 130 views

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Far in the future, an interplanetary civil conflict has ground to an uneasy halt. Kithri, abandoned on a desolate mining planet, meets Eril, shell-shocked pilot. A freak accident sends them back to a time when their desert world was lush and green, when an alien civilization stands on the brink of a war of total destruction. They must choose to remain outside the conflict or to stand up for what they believe.

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Deborah J. Ross

Jaydium, Chapter 16

Published Mar 26, 2021 · 2,444 words (9 minutes) · 159 views

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Far in the future, an interplanetary civil conflict has ground to an uneasy halt. Kithri, abandoned on a desolate mining planet, meets Eril, shell-shocked pilot. A freak accident sends them back to a time when their desert world was lush and green, when an alien civilization stands on the brink of a war of total destruction. They must choose to remain outside the conflict or to stand up for what they believe.

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Deborah J. Ross

Jaydium, Chapter 15

Published Mar 26, 2021 · 2,522 words (10 minutes) · 157 views

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Far in the future, an interplanetary civil conflict has ground to an uneasy halt. Kithri, abandoned on a desolate mining planet, meets Eril, shell-shocked pilot. A freak accident sends them back to a time when their desert world was lush and green, when an alien civilization stands on the brink of a war of total destruction. They must choose to remain outside the conflict or to stand up for what they believe.

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CB Droege

The Lone and Level Sands

Published Mar 3, 2021 · 315 words (2 minutes) · 227 views

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"They are gone now, as you can see."

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I drove out the the desert with some friends in the middle of a heatwave. The good part was that there wasn’t a soul out there. The bad part was 30 mph winds smacking us in the face with 115 degree heat. It was so hot that the coolant in the Jeep was boiling the whole time.
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James Van Pelt

Titan Descansos

Published Jan 9, 2021 · 2,085 words (8 minutes) · 283 views

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Have you ever seen little crosses or bunches of flowers by the side of the road and recognized the tragedy commemorated there? This is a way to recognize the dead, to mark the spot of their unexpected passing. It seems a very human thing to do. And so, when we go deeper and deeper into space, what parts of our humanity will we take with us. Will we recognize it when we find it?

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James Van Pelt

Neoteric Urban Archaeology

Published Dec 28, 2020 · 1,232 words (5 minutes) · 255 views

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Part of the joy of archaeology is that every artifact tells a story, but not all archaeology requires an ancient site where the scientist carefully brushes dirt away from a fragile find from the deep past. People leave artifacts and other physical remains wherever they go. Even an abandoned house in a crummy part of the city can contain story treasures.

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I love lisbon. This is the city I’m going back in my best memories.
I love that this city is so varied. You can find beautiful and old buildings but also you can see places like this. Abandoned and showing that city is alive.