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Man of Window- Partial Chapter (9 Minutes before Eleven) c. 1999

Posted by Richard Ozanne MFA on August 27, 2014 at 7:51am 0 Comments

 

Man of Window…

 

This story is fiction….or is it? It is better as fiction, than a real entry some may say, as fiction has a protection curious to its own cause of never having happened, being a virtual extent of the imagination..

 

A young cosmopolitan was an insistent journalist, writing his memoirs, giving impact to the second of this day, second in a recorded journal. His hand was steady, though perfectly ingrained into his surroundings, referencing certain experiences that impacted him that day, scribing to the moment an article:

 

-A Certain Character of People-

 

“Its not that people are in themselves bad...rather, a certain peculiar nature that

forces them into believing what is done for the good..is good, but rather the contrary,

is a satisfactory conclusion-the definitions that they entertain in a very peculiar sense, a character of people...not all but greater than some”

 

“Intelligence, is better if its left to that variety of intellect that does not confine its nature to rules, limits of operations, and regulations, rather finding that if the search for truth, (if it can ever supported as truth) is a variety of the supposed and truth existing , to a greater or lesser degree, as with all things supported by supposed logic...”

 

The light was beginning to lower in the court outside, a fountain, and then the church where Jan Huss was inclined, to that moment, history made there and forward to the moment, of task as the words were written and inscribed into a…

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Why I Write

Started by Jack Tyler in GENERAL Aug 14. 0 Replies

         I am asked fairly frequently, given all the writers' sites that I hang out on, what makes me do it.  Non-writers may genuinely want to know, or they may want some ammuntion to use against us, but either way, I've always been stuck for an…Continue

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Interview with steampunk author Margaret Killjoy

Started by Kevin Steil in INTERVIEWS. Last reply by Kevin Steil Aug 9. 3 Replies

Airship Ambassador interview with steampunk author Margaret Killjoy http://airshipambassador.wordpress.com/2014/08/04/killjoy1/Continue

Interview with steampunk game designer Liz Spain

Started by Kevin Steil in INTERVIEWS. Last reply by Kevin Steil Aug 11. 4 Replies

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Interview with author Lev AC Rosen

Started by Kevin Steil in INTERVIEWS. Last reply by Kevin Steil Jul 10. 1 Reply

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Interview with Dennis Consorte, Scrapyard Empire, part 3 and 4

Started by Kevin Steil in INTERVIEWS Jul 5. 0 Replies

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Interview with Dennis Consorte, Scrapyard Empire, part 2

Started by Kevin Steil in INTERVIEWS Jul 1. 0 Replies

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Wolsung - Steampunk tabletop game

Started by Michael Grey in ENTERTAINMENT Jun 30. 0 Replies

Some of you guys might find this interesting.  Micro Art Studios procedude a tabletop wargame in a steampunk world called Wolsung.  I play a fair amount of games, and this is one of the more fun, easier to understand rulesets, and the models are…Continue

Interview with Dennis Consorte, Scrapyard Empire

Started by Kevin Steil in INTERVIEWS Jun 29. 0 Replies

Airship Ambassador interview with Dennis Consorte, Scrapyard Empire card game designer, and entrepreneur.…Continue

Interview with Jay Noel, Dragonfly Warrior

Started by Kevin Steil in INTERVIEWS Jun 22. 0 Replies

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Hello and Greetings

Started by Loreli Green in MEET AND GREET. Last reply by Renee Sebastian Jun 27. 1 Reply

Hello, I'm Loreli. I am new to the concept of steampunk writing though I have spent a long time following the genre. I started writing fantasy when I was younger but only recently started writing steampunk.My friends and I started with just having…Continue

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