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The Journal Nature

Story Inspiration: Unreal

No story comes to a writer fully formed — at least not to me. By the time I finish writing a story, my hard drive is littered with deleted scenes, pointless plot lines, and bodies (ahem: cut characters)…

The Journal Nature

Story Inspiration: Playing for Keeps

According to the block-universe theory of time, the past exists. As the present drives us towards the future and we leave the past behind, it stays put, like a road we once travelled. But if the past is extant, how is it stored? Obviously, everything comes down to doughnuts…