By Kenneth Vickery

Flying with Galahs

Sophie moves to the far side of the tent. ‘Girl, you’re being as pious as “George Pell”. No one will know. and I don’t want to be spotted from the road.

By Kenneth Vickery

Honeymoon

Jane’s paint strokes were getting shorter and more aggressive.

By Kenneth Vickery

We miss you!

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By Kenneth Vickery

Speculative Fiction Books That Convey An Insightful Knowledge Of Human Existence

We need words to make sense of reality. We desire to see things as they are, so our ideas can see past stereotypes and convey an insightful knowledge of human existence in all its wonderful variety. Good speculative fiction creates supernatural, technological, physical, and political worlds, which don’t need clichéd ideas or populist propaganda.

By Kenneth Vickery

Books I recommend about the world around us

The world is descending past its tipping point so fast, we may not be able to fix it, even with gaffer tape. These books explain how we are in this together. They are about the beauty and the mess that is humanity.

By Kenneth Vickery

Plan To Publish And Get Our Books Out There

Writers should plan to publish so we don’t leave the power of story to people such as Donald Trump, who want to dismiss, distort, distract, and divide. Our job is to find something we love and share it with the rest of the world, to open doors to what it means to be human.