©2017 C. Henry Martens Is loyalty a good thing? I know people that are “loyal to a fault,” which means that they are “taking loyalty to an extreme; generally causing more harm than good.” Have you ever seen a parent… Read moreBlind Loyalty
©2016 Kari Carlisle What will people of the future think of us? I mean the way distant future when they talk of us the way we talk of the ancient Egyptians. Will they dig up our smart phones and miles… Read moreSometimes There Just Isn’t a Meaning
©2016 C. Henry Martens I didn’t mean to become the oldest person in recorded history. It just happened. Much like I never planned to be faithful to my wife, it just happened. I think that sometimes planning ahead allows a… Read moreShort Story: A Most Unexpected Afterdeath
©2016 Kari Carlisle Our country is polarized, and I suspect it’s because most people see in black and white. Religious vs. Secular Paleo vs. Vegan Liberal vs. Conservative I’ll admit I have occasionally found myself in a “my way or… Read morePrivacy Versus Security: An Either/Or Prospect?
©2016 Kari Carlisle Although Transcendence is fun to watch and is mildly thought-provoking, I’m sad to report that the writer killed humanity before Johnny Depp’s Artificial Intelligence had a chance to. I’ll get to that in a minute… The concept… Read moreMovie Review: Transcendence – Where’s the Humanity?
©2015 C. Henry Martens He is twice my age, which does not make him old, but still he is viewed by many as a venerable man. I am invited, and so I am here. The woods gleam with light filtered… Read moreShort Story: Artificial Inquisition
©2016 Sam Kates The woman trailed her hand along the rail, transferring the powder from her fingers. Off-white to the point of creamy, translucence, more dust than powder. ‘Angel Dust,’ she called it, although this was no recreational drug. No… Read moreGuest Post: Short Story – Angelica
©2016 Kari Carlisle You, Me and the Apocalypsepremiered on NBC with little fanfare (i.e. we weren’t inundated with commercial after commercial to the point that you feel like you’ve already seen it). I had seen some promotion on the Internet,… Read moreYou, Me and the Apocalypse – Smart and Funny