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Collaborating with a 4-year Old

Originally posted on busy mockingbird:
One day, while my daughter was happily distracted in her own marker drawings, I decided to risk pulling out a new sketchbook I had special ordered.  It had dark paper, and was perfect for adding highlights to.  I had only drawn a little in it, and was anxious to try…

Author Interview – James Downs

As part of the Raus! Untoten! PR drive, I have been interviewing the authors, the first is with James Downs,  author of Shadows in the East, a story that I believe is truly unique. Unlike most of the authors who were sourced from Facebook, James Downs came to the Raus! Untoten! project through a call for submissions in … Continue reading

Detailed Cross-Sections of Ammunition

Originally posted on TwistedSifter:
  Sabine Pearlman is an Austrian photographer currently based in Los Angeles, California. Educated at the Pratt institute, the Otis College of Art and Design and Santa Monica College, Pearlman’s series entitled, Ammo, has been sweeping across the Internet. On her website, Pearlman states: “This series of ammunition cross-sections was photographed…

20 Historic Black and White Photos Colorized

Originally posted on TwistedSifter:
  One of the greatest facets of reddit are the thriving subreddits, niche communities of people who share a passion for a specific topic. One of the Sifter’s personal favourites is r/ColorizedHistory. The major contributors are a mix of professional and amateur colorizers that bring historic photos to life through color.…

On Hardcore, Handsome and Hapless Heroes

Originally posted on Sarah Cawkwell's Blog:
Very much of my writing time is taken up with the wonderful grim and dark worlds of Warhammer 40k. This is all fine and groovy, because as I observed a while back, I love Space Marines. There’s a lot of pleasure to be had in writing stories about…

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