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Check out the sidebar link “Dogma” for a ‘greatest hits’ of memorable FITK posts.
FITK contains FOUR complete serialized novels: Window Weather, The Martiarchy, The Inheritance, and The Reader. A link to them and various other short fiction is found in the sidebar under Fiction.
Professor Batty's persona and the Flippism is the Key title was inspired by the Carl Barks comic Flip Decision originally published in Walt Disney Stories and Comics, #149. No endorsement or relationship to Disney Productions exists or is implied.
Comica is a multifaceted writer in the Great Southern Tradition, a language scholar (yes, she has a degree!) and all-around free spirit. Active from 2004-2006.
ECS is an expatriate now living in Norway, re-posts here are from her Icelandic blog. Featured 2016.
Little Miss Loopy, is an Icelandic blog pioneer who was a direct inspiration for FITK. Active here 2004-2006.
RS is an internet educator residing in India, posting on FITK 2005-2007.
Sharon Spotbottom, is a product of Karen Heathwood’s fertile imagination. Sharon is all things to all things and nothing if she is anything. Featured 2008-2012, she re-appears on FITK from time to time.
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