Observations of The Urban Spaceman

My name is Glorken, and I'm The Urban Spaceman's best and only friend! TUS has fallen a little behind on scientific reports to the Homeworld, and has asked me to step...

I like to think of drabble as the baby brother (or sister) of flash fiction. Where a flash fiction may run from a few hundred to a couple of thousand words,...

A chap who likes writing (and waffles) is running a competition for people who also like to write (though I believe waffles may be optional).

Getting email updates from your favourite blogs is a lot of fun, but sometime the sheer amount of Stuff™ arriving into your inbox can be overwhelming.

In 1966, James Brown sang "It's a Man's Man's Man's World"—a song which goes on to detail the various accomplishments of men, such as inventing the electric light and making toys...

If you've been reading for a while, you may have noticed some DRASTIC changes which have taken place today. Namely, a completely overhaul of my site theme and colour scheme.

Today, one of my favourite bloggers, Inkbiotic, invited readers to answer some personal questions. I’m going to answer the questions here, then ask my own readers to answer the questions, who in turn...

…on fanfiction.net! This page is created as a visual aid to assist writers in using fanfiction.net’s text editor to its best effect when inserting a spacer/line break to change scenes. If...

Fear is… waking in the middle of the night with your heart racing because something cold just brushed up against your hand. Switching on your lamp, finding the area clear, and...

I love words. As a reader I love to read them, and as a writer I love to write them. I enjoy finding new ways of saying things. New turns of...