One Ticket to Venus, Please!

A few years ago, I heard a report that scientists had developed a Cloud City concept for colonizing Venus. The report was short on detail, though, so this author had no idea how such a plan would work, and the knowledge did her little good over the intervening years except to linger as a potential … Continue reading One Ticket to Venus, Please!

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Depth in Fiction, Part One: The Desperate Need for Magic, Myth, and Mystery

This article is the first in a five part series about the skill of adding depth to fiction. ‘The mind that thought of light, heavy, grey, yellow, still, swift also conceived of magic that would make heavy things light and able to fly, turn grey lead into yellow gold, and the still rock into a swift water. If it could do … Continue reading Depth in Fiction, Part One: The Desperate Need for Magic, Myth, and Mystery

The Priests Who Survived the Atomic Bomb Dropped on Hiroshima

Check out the link to learn more about the priests who lived through the bombing of Hiroshima at the close of World War II: How Jesuit Priests Survived the Hiroshima Atomic Bomb Thanks to the Rosary By Billy Ryan December 17, 2018 When the Enola Gay dropped the first ever wartime use of the atomic bomb over Hiroshima, … Continue reading The Priests Who Survived the Atomic Bomb Dropped on Hiroshima