A child raking a sandbox next to his nanny

A child raking a sandbox next to his nanny

Reading Time: 3 minutesAuthor’s note: Following the Neil Gaiman Master Class series, he offers the following exercise. Take one of the simple settings below and write a page about it, trying to undermine the reader’s expectations. For example, you’re writing...

Landing on Mars

Reading Time: < 1 minuteI always knew that landing on Mars would be not only difficult but one of man kinds greatest challenges, I’m impressed they’ve worked it out, I believe you have to have boulder sized balls made of granite to be the one to go...

They’re Made Out of Meat

Reading Time: 3 minutesA fantastic alien dialogue by Terry Bisson, if this is copyrighted then tell me I’ll take it down, it was just too good not to share. (a dialogue) “They’re made out of meat.” “Meat?” “Meat. They’re...