Dancers and Instructors at Harvey Zumbathon in Round Rock, TX

The Zumbathon for Harvey

I wrote this Pantoum-mime poem in honor of the many people inside and outside of Texas who have given any aid to the victims of Hurricane Harvey. by R. L. Copple - 9/4/2017 The call goes...

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About R. L. Copple

R. L. Copple enjoys a good cup of coffee and a fun story. These two realities and inspiration from the likes of Lester Del Ray, J. R. Tolkien, C. S. Lewis, among others, caused him to write his own science fiction and fantasy stories to increase the fun in the world and to share his fresh perspective.

Idealism v. Realism

Batman-V-Superman-Dawn-of-Justice

Sort of a review of “Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice,” but making a point pertaining to fiction in general.

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2016, Here I Come!

R. L. Copple refines his writing goals for 2016.

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The Fountain of Christmas Cheer

Christmas tree. Pereslavl museum, Christmas 2012

Daniel discovers the true source of Christmas cheer even in the midst of horrible circumstances.

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The Clay Pot Speaks

Meaning of Life

What is the point to life?

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Can One Be a Practicing Homosexual Christian?

Icon of Sts. Sergius and Bacchus

A critique of Matthew Vines’ Biblical Views on Homosexuality.

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Reality Game – Day 58

R. L. Copple throws his pen into the National Novel Writing Month challenge.

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Reality Game – Day 56

R. L. Copple is at the novel again. Progress as promised.

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Reality Game – Day 33

Latest update on novel progress.

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Orion’s Integration

Wormhole Travel: A digital image by Les Bossinas for NASA

Short Story: Daniel and Jill explore the first stable wormhole. What they discover changes their lives.

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Reality Game – Day 26

R. L. Copple updates readers on progress with writing projects.

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  • Hero Game

    Second book in The Virtual Chronicles. A superhero space adventure!

  • Mind Game

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    First book in The Virtual Chronicles. Virtual reality has never been so real!

  • Reality’s Fire

    Third book in The Reality Chronicles. The exciting finale goes to Hell and back.

  • Reality’s Ascent

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    Second book in The Reality Chronicles. An adventure with consequences.

  • Reality’s Dawn

    First book in The Reality Chronicles. 15 adventures of Sisko to enjoy!

  • Ethereal Worlds Anthology

    25 short stories and flash fictions written over five years by R. L. Copple.

  • Strange Worlds of Lunacy

    Let's go there. It's a silly place. Two flash fictions in this anthology: "Shake, Rattle, and Roll," and "Baby Truth."