April 16th, 2008

Art - Forest Quill

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Been meaning to do this one for a bit, but keerawa's post this morning gave me a nudge.

Quote a bit of my writing at me? Find that one story of mine that you really like, and find a sentence or a paragraph that presses your prose-buttons in the right way, and comment here with it? Don't care how long or short.


I rarely get responses to these sorts of memes, but it doesn't hurt to throw it out there [g]

Fic is listed on sidebar, or here on the compendium post, or my archive.
Vintage - Stays

'Analytics According to Captain Kirk'

The Red-Shirt Phenomenon in Star Trek.

What? You don't know about the Red Shirt Phenomenon? Well, as any die-hard Trekkie knows, if you are wearing a red shirt and beam to the planet with Captain Kirk, you're gonna die. That's the common thinking, but I decided to put this to the test. After all, I hadn't seen any definitive proof; it's just what people said. (Remind you of your current web analytics strategy?) So, let's set our phasers on 'stun' and see what we find...

The analysis here.