We will soon be lost for words

At first Nihal and I were slightly wary of each other and then I told him I wondered if an ageing Radio 4 presenter could learn “street”. He humoured me and gave me a lesson. I flatter myself that I have a reasonably good ear for language. I reckoned I could get away with a bit of “Hey, man? how ya doin?” But, no, it doesn’t work like that. Street…

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Fantasy Congress

We The Creators of this site, in order to form a more perfect union, establish justice, ensure domestic tranquility, provide for the common defense, promote the general welfare, and secure the blessings of liberty to ourselves and our posterity, do ordain and establish Fantasy Congress for the United States of America. In this game, we give you the power to draft and manage a team of members from the U.S.…

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Very Short Stories: 33 writers. 5 designers. 6-word science fiction.

Help! Trapped in a text adventure! – Marc Laidlaw Machine. Unexpectedly, I’d invented a time – Alan Moore Dinosaurs return. Want their oil back. – David Brin Cryonics: Disney thawed. Mickey gnawed. Omigawd. – Eileen Gunn MUD avatars rebel: virtual Independence Day. – Paul Di Filippo Leia: “Baby’s yours.” Luke: “Bad news?” – Steven Meretzky –Very Short Stories: 33 writers. 5 designers. 6-word science fiction. (Wired) Cool idea. Which are your…