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Koala: To Be Or Not To Be, pt 4

There is, of course, another part to the question of the continued existence of koalas.  How can they survive in the wild when their wilderness has disappeared?  Over 80% of the natural eucalyptus groves in Australia have been cut down.  … Continue reading

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Koala: To Be Or Not To Be, pt 3

In the earliest version of Light Thickens, the protagonist succeeds in saving the koala, delivering it to a zoo in the US during the interval between Light Thickens and Vaporous Night.  That version was not meant to be read by … Continue reading

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Koala: To Be Or Not To Be , pt 2

In Light Thickens a healthy koala joey (weaned but not yet adult) is plucked from its ideal habitat and instantly teleported to a foreign environment full of strange germs.  Within fifteen minutes it is “rescued” from a cardboard box and … Continue reading

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Koala: To Be Or Not to Be, pt 1

When I hired a friend to look at Light Thickens as a story consultant, one point she made was that I could not kill off the koala.  “Your protagonist has invested so much energy in saving this critter,” she said,  … Continue reading

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