NOW | Drowning Nations
NOW: "The Maldives, a nation of roughly 1,200 low-lying islands in the Indian Ocean, could be underwater by the end of this century if climate change causes ocean levels to rise. On the eve of the big climate summit in Copenhagen, the country's president, Mohamed Nasheed, is warning of a massive exodus from the Maldives if drastic global action is not taken."
The Persistence of Speaking
Today is partly sunny, mild, and breezy. The grass is still wet but it's not raining anymore. I fed the birds. I've seen bluejays, doves, robins,…
dialecticdreamer is hosting Feathering the Nest for gentle fiction. Leave prompts, get ficlets! As soon as this is posted, I’ll start…
I've seen "Deathworld Earth" pieces before, but this one is longer and funnier.