September 30, 2012

SURVIVORS OF THE ENDING: How Big Of A Backyard Do You Need To Live Off Of The Land?

OK, I couldn't resist sharing this. If Dani, Zoe, and their assorted companions wanted to settle down somewhere permanent and survive sans-scavenging, here's what they'd need (per four people).

how big a backyard would you need to live off the land?

I stumbled upon this nifty infographic at but it originally came from Coolness!

September 7, 2012


The official website for The Ending Series is up...check it out here:

Many of the old goodies that had previously been on this blog are now comfortably situating themselves in at the shiny new website. There you'll find:

  • The first SIX chapters of After The Ending!!!
  • Info about the characters and authors
  • Extra goodies like the Survival Guide and deleted scenes
  • News and updates such as the soon-to-be announced release date of the first book, After The Ending

September 2, 2012

Five Sentence Fiction - Distance

Raven-black hair whipped around her hungry, teal eyes waiting desperately for the truth, but my lips were unmoving.
Unbidden tears crept down her milky cheeks and I yearned to wipe them away, but my arms hesitated at my sides.
“Merry Christmas,” she whispered, my chest burning in wanting as she turned and walked away.
Imagining my emptiness without her, torment tightened around my heart, squeezing it like rusted barbed wire.
“Damnit!” I cursed as I let her go.

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