Category Archives: Immerse Or Die

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Toils and Snares, by Robert L. Slater (27:08)

Today we see that civilization is fleeting and fragile. What I gleaned about the story: Samuel has been watching a plague unfold, and has finally been convinced that he needs…

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Inner Mind/Outer Space: Four Short Stories and a Novelette by the Author of Alien Within, by Karen Forrester (0:53)

Today we see that if you echo a well-known phrase, you should either match it or subvert it – not fall between the two. What I gleaned about the stories:…

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A Conspiracy of Shadows, by Randy Nargi (2:35)

Today we see that creating cognitive dissonance for the reader is a great way to sever the immersion.

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Short Stories Part 1., by L.L. Caulton (1:16)

Today we see that issues common to one point-of-view are equally distracting when they occur in others. What I gleaned about the stories: Postmen, alarm clocks, and other normal trappings…

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Angels in the Moonlight, by Caimh McDonnell (40:00)

Today we see that humor and danger make a good team. What I gleaned about the story: Bunny and Gringo are partners in crimefighting, two Irish policemen who make an…