Tonight I ask you to do something a little different with me. Tonight I ask that we pray together.
Tonight I decided that it is time I call… 747 more words
The DCTN strap-line is “(mostly) first-person poetry, prose and opinion” and I try and keep the blog more poetical than political. Of course, with the UK election looming, this is going to be more and more difficult; I suspect there’s more politics in poetry than there is poetry in politics. 326 more words
So, as you may be aware, the Hugos–more or less the science fiction equivalent to Oscars, Emmys, or Tonys–have been hijacked by a neo-fascist movement called the Rabid Puppies assisted (just like every fascist takeover ever) by their conservative catspaws the Sad Puppies, who unsurprisingly have significant crossover with Gamergate. 566 more words
So, I happened across this very interesting human-interest piece about a trio of young people and their journey in search of their doppelgängers.
Supposedly, we all have them – those mysterious individuals walking around somewhere with our exact faces. 388 more words
Multiple reports from Bloomberg yesterday claims that Nokia wants to acquire Alcatel-Lucent for an offer of $13.5 billion dollars.
If this deal comes true, the “match made in heaven” will ring true for Nokia. 164 more words