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Trouble Ahead, Trouble Behind

Roderick Byre stepped to the podium. He scanned the crowd, eyes connecting with dozens of voters gathered at the hustings outside Town Hall. Every seat held a body, with more standing packed together behind that. 3,049 more words

AEG's Doomtown: Reloaded Fiction

Why the ski town is seductive

On the amazing appeal of doing nothing.

A ski town is a place of perpetual adolescence.

This fact becomes clearer to me every second I remain in… 1,054 more words

Skiing

The Long, Mechanical Arm of the Law

“Okie dokie, Quaterman, time to turn on the juice and cut you loose,” Drew Beauman said as he adjusted a gear and ignited the ghost rock reservoir. 449 more words

AEG's Doomtown: Reloaded Fiction

What Is He Up To?

he drifts in, drifts out
gives neither name nor address
a strange fog lingers

Haiku

Double Dealin’

Ivor rose as the man entered his private tent.

“Mr. Byre, or should I call you Mayor Byre?” Ivor shook his guest’s hand and smiled. 703 more words

AEG's Doomtown: Reloaded Fiction

Upcoming Events: Drifters (1929,Dir: John Grierson) plus live performance

20th January at Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff.

Vocal sculptor Jason Singh performs a live vocal score to John Grierson’s monumental silent film Drifters (1929), which follows North Sea herring fisherman as they battle life and nature to carry out their work. 50 more words