Monthly Archives: January 2013

THE RAPIST’S SURPRISE

From Divine Play, pp. 274-276 Lt. Carnell badly needed her in a sting against a cartel that thrived on child slavery and snuff films, and was immune to infiltration except by an attractive woman whose AmerAsian features would appeal to … Continue reading

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Best Multiple-Choice Question Ever!

The results are in!  Here is the question from the Multipart International Scholastic Destiny & Aptitude Test (MISDAT) that has been voted number one in a random poll of three people standing outside the office of the Chair of the … Continue reading

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MUD WRESTLING WITH A ZOMBIE

From Divine Play, pp. 685-687 They were in mud. Or, she was in mud. Mikki was in dirt and slag, brimming in a stone bowl, covering her to the waist. She tried to breath in the humid air without breathing … Continue reading

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A 21ST-CENTURY INJUN’S VIEWS OF DEATH & REBIRTH

Excerpt from Divine Play, pp. 866-868 Once, Elkhorn Cooper Voka had a vision.  He treated it as a dream, but he was awake, lying in bed, when it overtook him.  He dreamed he was maybe eighty years old, sitting in … Continue reading

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TIME-TRAVELING TO SLAVERY

From Divine Play, pp. 690-693  First was brown dirt. Next, Willie’s back was aching. Third, she was wearing a tow-cloth blouse and skirt and torn-up, dust-colored shoes. Her raggedy red apron was filed with cotton balls. “Uuuhhhohh!” she groaned, straightening … Continue reading

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THE VIOLENCE-LOVING AUTEUR MEETS THE VETERAN

From Divine Play, p.787  A famous American film director was giving a lecture at a university.  He was a cocky, nervous, fast-talking fellow, who’d acquired his fame from “action flicks,” essentially multimillion-dollar portrayals of explosions, mutilations, torture, rape, and slow-motion … Continue reading

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