Category Fiction

Game of Thrones S4: Adaptation Predictions

DO NOT READ IF YOU HAVE NOT READ ALL OF THE SONG OF ICE AND FIRE BOOKS i repeat SPOILERS for ALL the books. — Continuing from my previous post, in which I made guesses as to what would happen in S3, specifically as far as how the showrunners are going to adapt the books.  Since the […]

Game of Thrones S3: Adaptation Predictions

DO NOT READ IF YOU HAVE NOT READ ALL OF THE SONG OF ICE AND FIRE BOOKS i repeat SPOILERS for ALL the books. — I’ll be discussing my predictions for what the show will adapt, and how, in the upcoming season of Game of Thrones and the seasons beyond.  So I’ll be specifically referencing […]

Once the Smartphones Have Freed the Music

You go out for the night with a couple good friends.  You have no specific plan, but you all like music, and the city is filled with music. You all go to the bar and venue district.  You grab a drink.  The smartbar reads your phone semi-remotely (in your pocket) and charges you directly for […]

Scene (A Short Play)

31 Plays in 31 Days #31 DISCLAIMER: I was going to put a disclaimer here, but decided not to. (A basement. An operating table-type thing. An actress plays the MAD DOCTOR dressed as a man, an actor plays the LAB ASSISTANT dressed as a woman, and a second actor plays the VICTIM strapped to the […]

Karma Proof (A Short Play)

31 Plays in 31 Days #30 (A city street.) LADY Ahh. Time to earn some karma points. (The LADY jogs across the stage to catch up with the OTHER LADY.) LADY Excuse me, you dropped your wallet. OTHER LADY Hey, what? Hey! You stole my wallet! LADY No no no, it fell out of your […]

OMG Zombies are Real!?! (A Short Play)

31 Plays in 31 Days #29 (A living room. Four friends are setting up for a role playing gaming session. There is a zombie plush toy nearby.) CHARLES You ordered the pizza? MEGAN Yes, Charles. CHARLES When? MEGAN Twenty minutes ago, when I told you. CHARLES Where is he? If he’s not here before the […]

Why Hitmen Never Retire (A Short Play)

31 Plays in 31 Days #28 (The HITMAN stands in a spotlight. He’s in his forties, and looks like your cool uncle who always makes friends with the maître d’ when out to eat.) (A CHORUS of three women and one man, all in their thirties-forties.) CHORUS The Hitman. The Hitman. The Former Hitman. You […]