Fiction Circular 9/26/18

FLASH From The Dark Netizen, the supernatural revenge story, Highway To Hell. "Now, he was bringing hell to the demon…" ---Highway To Hell. ◊ From And Miles Before I Go To Sleep... Daughter's Surprise by Ramya Tantry. "You sacrificed your wishes so that you can fulfill mine." ---Daughter's Surprise ◊ From Heart In Print By Jaya,… Continue reading Fiction Circular 9/26/18

Sex, Violence, Death, Toil: A Brief Primer On Fiction Writing, Prt. 2

Putting aside many of the age-old questions concerning the validity of the concept of Human Nature one can with absolute certainty say that there are Human Universals, that is, Human Generalities. Everyone who exists was born and everyone who was born will die. Everyone feels the pangs of hunger and thirst, of dread and envy, jealousy… Continue reading Sex, Violence, Death, Toil: A Brief Primer On Fiction Writing, Prt. 2

Sex, Violence, Death, Toil: A Brief Primer On Fiction Writing, Prt. 1

I like what I do. Some writers have said in print that they hated writing and it was just a chore and a burden. I certainly don't feel that way about it. Sometimes it's difficult. You know, you always have this image of the perfect thing which you can never achieve, but which you never… Continue reading Sex, Violence, Death, Toil: A Brief Primer On Fiction Writing, Prt. 1

Dionysus or Aphrodite? The Porn/Erotica Distinction, Prt. 2

In part 1 of this series we firmly established a useful linguistic categorization which well encapsulates and differentiates porn from erotica. Thus, it is now crucial to examine the ways which both forms of sexual expression are treated in contemporary America. Such a investigation cannot be conducted without first mentioning the landmark court case, Jacobellis… Continue reading Dionysus or Aphrodite? The Porn/Erotica Distinction, Prt. 2

Fractal America, Kodokushi-6771, Prt.2

In Japan sometime around the month of march, 2017, a employee named Takada from a Japanese company called Mind - which specializes in the removal of indelicate material (such as sex toys or sexually explicit manga) from the abodes of the freshly deceased - recounted to American scream-sheets a most peculiar tale. During one of… Continue reading Fractal America, Kodokushi-6771, Prt.2