Monthly Archives: August 2013

Quick Update and Photos

I doubt many people noticed, but I’ve been absent from the blog . . . to the few readers who hang on my every word, to the few more readers who rely on my photos to entertain their eyes, I … Continue reading

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SV-1: Chapter 23

Chapters 1-4 can be found HERE.              Chapters 5-8 can be found HERE. Chapter 9-12 can be found HERE.             Chapter 13-16 can be found HERE. Chapters 17-19 can be found HERE.   … Continue reading

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Designated – Third Installment

The First Installment can be read HERE. The Second Installment can be read HERE. Designated By E. J. D’Alise (Disperser) Copyright  2013 Chapter 3 The service road was a quarter mile through the woods and progressively denser brush. They were … Continue reading

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N.E.O. – Third Installment

The First Installment can be found HERE. The Second Installment can be found HERE. N.E.O. By E. J. D’Alise (Disperser) Copyright  2013 Chapter 4  The day had dragged on, with much discussion, more meetings, and the paring down of various ideas. … Continue reading

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Of Grizzlies and Forks

Just playing with some of the shots you’ve already seen in the previous post, plus this new one . . .  The bear had been snoozing some distance away when it noticed this little girl.  The bear got up, and … Continue reading

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SV-1: Chapter 22

Chapters 1-4 can be found HERE. Chapters 5-8 can be found HERE. Chapter 9-12 can be found HERE. Chapter 13-16 can be found HERE. Chapters 17-19 can be found HERE. Chapter 20 can be found HERE. Chapter 21 can be found … Continue reading

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The Zoo, and the Tea

Weekends have been documented to alter one’s perception of time.  On the surface, they appear to be 48 hours long, but perceptually, the passing of weekend time is affected by a number of things capable of speeding up time so … Continue reading

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Photo and the Flash – No. 12

First up, the photo . . . Some got the impression, perhaps justifiably so, I was a bit down . . . anyone who knows me would know that is very unlikely to remain so for long.  Sure, I have my … Continue reading

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Photo and the Flash – No. 11

First up, the photo . . . Life for me, as it may have for so many others, has thrown so much neutral-to-bad news my way, that it has begun to take a toll.  I would welcome any good news … Continue reading

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SV-1: Chapter 21

Chapters 1-4 can be found HERE. Chapters 5-8 can be found HERE. Chapter 9-12 can be found HERE. Chapter 13-16 can be found HERE. Chapters 17-19 can be found HERE. Chapter 20 can be found HERE. SV-1 By E. J. D’Alise … Continue reading

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Who is this Disperser character?

 I post some of my writings at Legends Undying.  What? . . . yes, by invitation.   Anyway, the guy who runs it asked all the writers to write an introductory piece for the benefit of new readers.  Here’s my … Continue reading

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The Power of Words

I came across this video.  Yes, it is an ad.  Yes, it’s contrived.  But for writers, and secondarily for everyone, it shows an example of saying the same thing, but with different words.   As contrived as it was, admit … Continue reading

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N.E.O. – Second Installment

The First Installment can be found HERE. N.E.O. By E. J. D’Alise (Disperser) Copyright  2013 Chapter 3  It had been a good plan . . . had he only followed it.  For the first thirty minutes he sat and took … Continue reading

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Olympic Peninsula – Port Angeles and Hurricane Ridge

Chef is documenting his trip through the Northwest and Alaska, and suggested it might be nice to compare photos from my own venture in the area, back in 2004.  His post is HERE, for them who want to do the … Continue reading

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Designated – Second Installment

The first installment can be read HERE. The Third Installment can be read HERE. Designated By E. J. D’Alise (Disperser) Copyright  2013 Chapter 2 Kurt tried logging onto the Caster Database, wanting to read about Lena, but she had the … Continue reading

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