StoryCloud is a collection of 12 online stories that you can read, listen to and download. Click on icons to see a story and choose to read or listen. Then go and find the surprises in the pictures and see the challenges and tasks for you to write a story of your own. About Discover Children's Story Centre Discover Children's Story Centre is an independent charity dedicated to generating a love of language, literature and stories. StoryCloud - A new story every Monday, 18th June - 3rd September 2012
Science fiction is home to some fantastic societies, from Cloud City to Bartertown. But you doesn't have to leave reality for this—our own world has places so abnormal, they make alien societies seem ordinary. Here are 12 remarkable locations in which people once lived (and some still do). 1. Izu Islands 12 bizarre real-life places that are stranger than science fiction
1994's MOST BIZARRE SUICIDE At the 1994 annual awards dinner given by the American Association for Forensic Science, AAFS President Don Harper Mills astounded his audience in San Diego with the legal complications of a bizarre death. Here is the story. "On 23 March 1994, the medical examiner viewed the body of Ronald Opus and concluded that he died from a shotgun wound of the head. Bizarre Suicide
Artist Lovingly Embroiders Portraits – By Sewing Them Into the Flesh of his Hand! Posted by Tony on January 17th, 2014 When many of us are bored and have a writing instrument we tend to doodle. Whether it’s on a napkin, a table, etching something obscene into a picnic table or our school folders, we’ve all doodled away boredom at one point. Weird Things
Weird Things - Strange Facts - Funny Stuff - Cool Links Would you eat from a toilet? Many people do exactly that at a place called "Modern Toilet" in Taiwan. Commodes make seats, urinals make bowls, ice cream looks like (you know what) and everything is all about the bathroom in the entire establishment. Novel? Sure it is, but is it for everyone?
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Stella (Châtiments) Introduction : L’étoile est personnifiée et symbolise le changement puisque c’est l’étoile du matin qui est présentée au vers 3 du poème Stella, écrit par Victor Hugo. Tous les symboles de toutes les religions et des mythologies reviennent. Il faut mettre ce poème en relation avec le premier poème du livre VII de Les Châtiments (« sonnez, sonnez toujours, clairons de la pensée »). Tous les deux mettent en scène un monde nouveau qui condamne un ancien ordre.
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Where there's water, life is possible. True, it may be very difficult and very hard to live, depending, but anyone who's driven, hiked, or camped in the American South West will have noticed that cities and ranches crop up where there's surface water or where there's been a well dug. Within the state of California, Nevada, Arizona, Utah, New Mexico, and Colorado, there are deserts, mesas, mountains, and forests where normally people never or rarely visit; not-so-secret places where there's water, access to a road within a day's hike, and where a fairly rugged individual may hide while remaining basically healthy, marginally well fed, and reasonably sane. In this section I'll look at two such environments, neither of which I would recommend, but one of which I'd suggest is a reasonable way to live in basic health while either on the run, hiding out from the law, old girl friends, the draft for an illegal war, putative wives and such. Vanishing Point: How to disappear in America without a trace
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Top 10 Deadliest Rampage Killers Crime We’ve seen plenty of movies, books and documentaries on serial killers, but not so many on those who are so efficient and deadly that they can murder dozens of people in a single day. Murder sprees seem to have become more prominent over time – notably the tragedy in Norway, which is as recent as July 2011. This evil act will no doubt happen again thousands of times in the future. What I have presented in this list is no more than the proverbial tip of the iceberg.
Today's experts are all cynics, authority figures, Alice's King and Queen of Hearts. Or the Red and White chess Queens perhaps? No fun at all. I'm with the Mad Hatter. Give me the crack in the teacup that opens a lane to the land of the dead. Down the Rabbit Hole Sexual Fables | An Alternative History of Western Arts and Literature
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Le Jeu (mind game) Un article de Wikipédia, l'encyclopédie libre. « J'ai perdu ». Le Jeu, ou The Game, est un divertissement continuel dont le but est d'éviter de penser au jeu lui-même. Penser au jeu constitue une défaite, et selon les règles, il faut l'annoncer aux autres.
Bruiser: A street sweeper's tales. Chronicles of Bruiser:When I burned out of college in spring of 2006, I found myself needing cash in the worstkind of way. I was flipping through the newspaper when I found an ad that read:"Sweeper Vac Driver needed. 3rd shift only"and gave subsequent contact info. I'm really great doing over night work and decided thatI'd give it a shot. I arrive at the office, fill out an application, and before I walked out of the door I was given the job and told to report for training the following evening.So, I reported to the office the following evening... and had the weirdest/craziest/funniest8 months of my life. I was hoping to share a story or two with you guys. If you like 'em,I've got TONS.
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