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Posts from the ‘Apocalypse’ category

The Apocalypse Issue!

With the Apocalypse on its way, Schlock has decided to celebrate our total annihilation in an issue of epic proportions. There’s stories, articles and poems, along with exceptional illustrations and photographs. The end may be nigh but it’s not all doom and gloom: amidst the wailing and gnashing of teeth, there’s a liberal dose of surreal farce – and the promise of redemption.

Dreams of the End

by Bettina Borg Cardona Below is a sequence of dreams – perhaps ‘nightmares’ would be a more accurate term – of which I attempt to give…

Dreams of the End

by Bettina Borg Cardona Below is a sequence of dreams – perhaps ‘nightmares’ would be a more accurate term – of which I attempt to give…

To end, and end again

Picturing the end of the world is far too tempting. Even if every fibre of your rational brain rails against the inherent morbidity in imagining the world – the entire world, being blown to smithereens by natural-cum-celestial disaster, you just can’t help it, can you?

Our Little Cult

Fourteen of the seventeen people on the bus thought we were going to Las Vegas for a seminar and gambling and some shows. The same fourteen people were all either asleep or yawning. Whatever Marcie had dosed the sweet tea with, it worked.