Where @outshine tweets to the beat:
Monday February 23:
[Quote for the Monday] “Prosperity is only an instrument to be used, not a deity to be worshipped.”
[Source] Calvin Coolidge (1872 – 1933)/U.S. president/Speech, Boston, Massachusetts.
[Ed] Outshine slush stats: 40 subs in week 8; 19 by men, 21 by women. 3 acceptances. Thanks for sending me funny ones: keep them coming!
Tuesday February 24:
Stop the press – heavy metal songcraft found alive and well! No gimmicks, solid songs and meticulous detail; modern thrash done properly.
Wednesday February 25:
The sun went black about two years back and we all figured it was over. Then the babies started getting born with sunlight in their eyes.
[Bio] Filamena Young, writer, mother, not on fire. www.filamena.com.
Thursday February 26:
A doppleganger Mom I’d Love to Flee makes tweenager Dakota Fanning squeal for real in this creepy, almost-as-good-as-Lewis-Carroll tale.
[#Spitballs] Coraline/Directed by Henry Selick/ http://coraline.com/ .
Friday February 27:
[Quote for the Friday] “Humor is emotional chaos remembered in tranquility.”
[Source] James Thurber (1894 – 1961)/U.S. writer, cartoonist, and humorist/The New York Post.
Saturday February 28:
I´ve got you under my skin, said the blues singer. And the nanochip that watched over her replied: here´s looking at you, kid.
[Bio] Fabio Fernandes is a writer, reviewer, and editor. Keeps the blog Post-Weird Thoughts (http://is.gd/ijfY). Just sold his first story.
Sunday March 1:
Event exhaustion on all sides? A Dark Reign keystone, this oversized issue is mostly dull Bendis-chatter interrupted by a boring battle.
[#ShineComics] NEW AVENGERS #50, by Brian Michael Bendis, Billy Tan and sundry artists. Marvel Comics 2009, $4.99.
See you later!