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For A Dreary Evening A Short Story By Poe

Here for your seasonal enjoyment is a radio play adaptation of The Cask of Amontillado with Leonard Nimoy and the Alien Voices - ...

Eliminate Every Unnecessary Word The Short Story

Edgar Allen Poe described two distinguishing characteristics of the short story which sets it apart as a distinct literary type from the novel -...

Buck Rogers Amazing!

Radio programs, Big Little Books, comic books, a movie serial, hardcover and paperback books, a feature film, many advertising promotions, games, and – finally...

Twittering Hummmm - the 140 character evolution of the weblog.

When it comes to Twitter, knowing exactly where you should twit your time away is key. Knowing who to follow, who to meet, who...

Gray Matters Doesn't It?

I could wile away the hours Conferrin' with the flowers Consultin' with the rain And my head I'd be scratchin' While my thoughts were busy hatchin' If I only...

Local words. Hummmmm - DARE hits 'Zydeco.'

With its climatic entry “zydeco” DARE, as the Dictionary of American Regional English is commonly known, includes more than 50,000 colloquial words and phrases...

Writer’s Block It's not just for short story writers, is it?

If you feel at a loss for words, if you feel drained of inspiration, you are not alone in front of your keyboard. ...

Hidden Codes. Hummmm - Connect the dots!

Incredibly, hidden codes offering conspiracy theories can be developed from almost any set of related or for that matter unrelated circumstances - within...

The Fourth Dimension. Hummmmm - What does it look like?

A true Klein Bottle lives in 4-dimensions. But every patch of the bottle is 3-dimensional. In a sense, a Klein bottle is a 2-dimensional...

Numbers. Hummmmm - Why do they look like they do?

Numbers are mathematical objects used to count, label or measure. Someone, at some point in time, had to create the shape and the meaning...

Wormholes in the Universe

If everything did emerge from "nothing," what's to say that it didn't all come from an identical "nothing" that was there before it and...

Booklegging by Ear

A Canticle For Leibowitz is a great listen that results in lasting contemplation. Give a listen to the audio adaptation. Booklegging has never been so...