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Short story with obscure homage [Sep. 17th, 2009|09:25 pm]
Douglas Spencer
I've just written an SF short-short story for a competition, wherein I've named my protagonist "Kvardek-Du". I'm absurdly pleased about this, but I now realise that the name might additionally be read as a reference to this userpic.

Oh, I'm so clever.
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[User Picture]From: whotheheckami
2009-09-17 08:48 pm (UTC)
Oh I'm so confused ;@)
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[User Picture]From: stevegreen
2009-09-17 09:21 pm (UTC)
You're not the only one.
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[User Picture]From: djelibeybi
2009-09-17 09:35 pm (UTC)
Nah. That would be the answer to Life, The Universe and Everything.
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[User Picture]From: molly_brown
2009-09-17 10:57 pm (UTC)
Any chance of you posting your story here? Or is that not allowed in the competition rules?
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[User Picture]From: dougs
2009-09-18 06:56 am (UTC)
I'll post the story, and an explanation of the references, at the weekend after the competition closes.
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[User Picture]From: molly_brown
2009-09-18 11:43 am (UTC)
Woo-hoo!
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[User Picture]From: jon_a_five
2009-09-18 12:16 pm (UTC)
"Oh, I'm so clever."

Could you please explain it to the thick amongst us?
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[User Picture]From: dougs
2009-09-19 11:43 am (UTC)
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