Fiction Fridays

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There’s only so much reading about theory you can do before you have to get stuck in and do the work.

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Working Towards Less (of Me)

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On my mission of spare tire reduction and attempting to look good in a t-shirt, here’s what I’ve done to drop 40 lbs over the last 6 months.

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On Placebos

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Storyboard Comics

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Capitalism is the Codification of Greed

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Black Panther: Good Movie or Political Statement?

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A Purposeful Maker

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Mindfulness via Gadgetry

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Star Wars: Return of Fan Entitlement

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The Road Not Taken

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On Parentheticals

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Matt McCray

A Purposeful Maker

Writer of things. Prose. Code. Obscenities. Sentence Fragments.

Latest Fiction

Chance Would Be A Fine Thing

“You have been chosen, young one.” The mentor said, eyebrows drawn down somberly.

“I’m the chosen one? Wow!” The child’s eyes lit up.

Terrorforming Mars

It was Fen’s condition that landed him this “assignment” at the Mars Extra-Human Terraforming Colony No. 214. They used a lot of words when naming this facility, but somehow they left out the operative one: Penal.

Indiana Jones and the Fountain of Youth (snippet)

“I’ve heard all the stories. They’re true, aren’t they? You found the Holy Grail, actually held it in your hands.”

“Well, yeah. But kid—”

“And did it really save your dad’s life?”

Henry “Indiana” Jones Jr. sighed as he pushed up his trademark fedora and scratched his head.

The Penrose Stairs

I was in a Sisyphean hell. I only had two options: go upstairs or downstairs. The worst part is that the amount of effort to go up or down was the same. How was that even possible?

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