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Journal: free ebook(s) of mine

Journal by packrat2

deals, vendors and publishers.
e-books (for pads, phones, kindles and computers!) New releases!
Go ahead and pick one up, ya never know when you're gonna need an escape.

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Journal: ufo-observer, free comic

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link to the UFO observer comic I put out. Rant-free, lectures removed... and it's still free as of nov 16th, 2014 sun.

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Journal: ufo filter: bykevin williams ( an SF short teaser)

Journal by packrat2

sf short teaser. UFO filter: by kevin williams.

once I've taken the fun out of this... (get past 'idiots, explosions, falling anvils/ sex, violence + humor' and you're commercially dead) it'll be a decent SF story. (I'm thinking a comic-book.)
my zine has reformatted, i guess.

christmas children;'s story
romantic comedy, valenties/st pats.
SF action-adventure in July
and horror, halloween. (cartoon version)

+ - the NWO round-up re-sults

Submitted by packrat2
packrat2 (686953) writes "#Politics #Economics #Culture
RANT mode. Semi-funny + horrifying.

There are signs of this everywhere. The Apocalypse is coming and this is the round-up part of things.

    Giant lumber trucks heading to DND; (Canadian navy upgrade. Finding Franklin's ship preserved after 150 years was a BAD omen.) plus The watch-tower setting up a booth outside dnd headquarters. The power of prayer, not experimental meds, not patronage and pork-barrel cash.

  Parliament opened again today. (The hot-air factory blowing ill winds. A *LOT* OF it makes for cilmate change, not paradigm shift.)

  Norway, France and other countries leaning to right.. (a little to the right of Genghis Khan, if I read this right. If they aren't at war already, period.)

  Defaulting countries, (pigs, ie) now include most of s.America, northern cities, american states and a couple of provinces other than quebec. (local pension-plan collapses and the grey de-revolution. (not ed rev, de-rev. Trust me.)

  Lynch-mobs roam the streets looking for instant cures and targets to cannibalize. (mostly police forces too)

  Gosh, even I'm getting depressed and I'm nowhere near done. The double-double, poutine and beaver-tails are all VERY unhealthy now. (wheat, dairy, white sugar and caffeine) along with booze, smoking and girls. Now there's a unhealthy sign, eh?

  Ok, so the air is radioactive, the food poisonous, the water polluted with tranks+ whatnot, animals, plants, bees and birds getting replaced with a more vicious type of survivor. (One that *LIKES* human flesh-eating disease.) and the media cheerleaders information-starved.

  I still have my dreams, and they aren't of yesterday. (I don't remember much of the 60's, 70's , 80's and nineties anyway. The eco-stats that came out of those periods fried my brain.

  (Carter's 18% bonds, the 500 million factory cost buying the whole chain on the stock market, several oil crisis-es that threatened to own the whole world in 6 months or less, and mega housing boom/bust cycles, PIT pricing building into extinction, 90% of the dept being in 60-day bills.... I'm sure you get the general idea. Insanity, basically)


  The new Mill is grinding on, but not upward. You might be getting the boot, or a hob-nail to the head, but life goes on anyway.

  You remember the new vicious species replacing the old ones? It's a lot worse than you think, or even what micky-soft did. Wanna know which insider finally got the bio-tech tech/contracts? (relax, it was a bunch of screw-ups. Big-bro is all 'me-li' which hunts, not anything useful.)

  We are winning this war, please just ignore the tanks outside the building and remember fink-world targets finks first.

  The future isn't plastics, or a wi-fi watcher. De-saling water for gold, maybe. Pocket wind-turbines, maybe.

    It's gonna be personal prayer. We won't have anything else left; china is still trying to appoint the reincarnations now.

    Holy barrel scraping, eh? And you're a stave."
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Journal: police state: reflections of a shadow-dance (WEIRD fiction)

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Reflexions of a Shadow-dance.

For her, the mirror was always there, if nothing else.
The shadow danced on the cave-wall, from TV, the news and reflexions. It was all there was.
The police state is not a mystery, or a mysterious entity.
It does not exist to manage resource utilization or

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Journal: dirt deeds done cheap (novel extract)

Journal by packrat2


“Meet your new tutor, son. Me. Junior, daddy says it's time for you to grow up. Suit up. Pick out a tie already, a nice one, you're gonna be wearing it the rest of your life..”

“But Uncle, he's deadparked! He hasn't built or made a new move in thirty years!”

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Journal: rant-mode

Journal by packrat2

Losing faith in humanity one person at a time? Naw, whole governments at a time these sad days.

Looks good, doesn't work.

Here? No parking at new stadium (which is condoized), new marble at shopping centers, (power outages and dead trees all over.) Can't build bridges, lay red brick can't survey tunnels.

People? The bullshit passionate, psycho gamers and lunchmeat technocrats.

Comment: naw, no paradox. (Score 1) 686

by packrat2 (#47221051) Attached to: Aliens and the Fermi Paradox

  if intel is a function of predatory intelligence... who needs them?

  there is NO paradox here.
  Would YOU want to go to darkest africa, where the meds werew bull, the natives might eat you and they'd cheerfully KILL for your socks? (NA Indians got the death for that)

  urbanized: a clean water supply. (how's the home village doing, bucko?)

  civilized. No psychotic (cannibal) neighbors

  enlightened. (lemme see, there was this monk in med-evil Italy that could fly...)

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Journal: pi day and week; new novel out!

Journal by packrat2

pi day, ides of march, full moon, st pat's, spring equinox busy busy week here.

published Teddy Hunter: The Nano-zombie War (Vol 3; vol 1 is free at

on pi-day. 3.14 etc. hard SF. appropriate eh? Actually ANY of the those days would've had tie-ins, but...

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Journal: seasonal sex

Journal by packrat2

novel is dragging; last journal entry re-written 6 times.
here's some seasonal sex..
Sex 2013 (personal social cosmic?)

object relations mediation
(7 = 4/quads 3/form. Communication+being. Catholic style reasoning)
matrix = mediation (9)

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Journal: snivel blog

Journal by packrat2

Sept 30 2013 Monday .. Snivel-blog

Three sales. Two fan letters. No traction. (ARRGH, so close.) So now what?

I released 'Girl-ghost!' on Sept 26th, my birthday. A real book launch, complete (now) with films adverts, a new book, and me spamming my fans about it.)

Whom the gods would destroy, they first teach BASIC.