Vann R. Newkirk II (fivefifths) is Co-Chief Scribe at Seven Scribes, a writer at Daily Kos, a fiction writer, blogger, futurist, and activist. Vann is currently working on a science-fiction novel and short story series and resides in Silver Spring, MD. Find him napping on a bus near you.

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The Acts of God

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The flood started with a flood. Sure, there was a certain wayward trickle of Blackness that found itself absorbed into Ellison’s cans of paint in places like St. Louis and Chicago and Milwaukee before, but things really got to moving when the levees broke for the first time. On a summer’s day in ‘26, eighty…

let's look at the Best Bluetooth Shower Speakers

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Bluetooth speakers have a widespread application in various activities. Particularly, waterproof Bluetooth speakers are often useful in all types of places including in the bathroom or shower. For instance, they can be used for in taking calls on the speakerphone or listening to music while in the shower. This means that the prerequisite for all…

How to use Humidifier Properly?

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Do you hate waking up in the morning with sore throat? Are you getting embarrassed because you’re coughing a lot in public places? Humidifiers can be the right solution for these. Aside from reducing nosebleed, which can be a normal scenario when your nostril’s lining are dried out, running humidifier in your home is perfectly…

Shopping For An Ideal Small Back Pack

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A backpack has for a long time has been our close acquaintance. In one way or the other backpacks have largely contributed to some of the souvenirs we presently keep under the comfort of our homes. Whether going out for a casual nature walk or attending lessons, small backpacks have always been ideal for carrying…