Cyclopean - Writing Sample - RPGWatch Forums
Your donations keep RPGWatch running!
RPGWatch Forums » Comments » News Comments » Cyclopean - Writing Sample

Default Cyclopean - Writing Sample

May 15th, 2009, 20:47
Scott has released another writing sample for Cyclopean. Interview with a Lunatic is an 8-page .pdf short story so no quote but head to the Iron Tower forums to grab a copy.
More information.
-= RPGWatch =-
Dhruin is offline


Dhruin's Avatar
RPGWatch Team


Join Date: Aug 2006
Location: Sydney, Australia
Posts: 11,968
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)


May 15th, 2009, 20:47
here's a quote for ya:

Doctor Wolcott: The police believe that you murdered your step-father, Ward Rockwell, and your own mother as well. What do you believe, Mr. Barton?

Giles Barton: It’s not what I ‘believe’ as you put it. It should be evident to anyone who takes the time to look at the facts. Rockwell did it. He killed my mother, shot her, because she knew what he was about, that he was a liar and thief. She was going to throw him out. The dead man isn’t Rockwell. It's a colleague of his. He killed this colleague to throw the police off his trail.

DW. Right, we will return to that point, but may I suggest an alternative explanation? You admit that you hated your step-father. You hated him every day for five long years. Arguments, tantrums, running away, only to be retrieved by the police, this was the routine in your house. Everyone knew about it: the neighbours, your teachers, the grocer, everyone the police questioned. Five years is a long time for a young man, I remember what it was like. I’m not exactly a dinosaur myself, you know. And one day, you let your rage carry you away and you killed him with his own pistol.

GB. That isn’t what happened–

DW. Threw your mother into the bargain. Bullet through the heart, both of them. She was responsible for bringing him into your house though. She had to be punished.
*a pause here on my part elicited no response.
Last edited by screeg; May 15th, 2009 at 22:21.
screeg is offline


screeg's Avatar
floating head


Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: USA
Posts: 1,550
Mentioned: 2 Post(s)


May 15th, 2009, 21:46
More good stuff! I never trusted psychiatrists before, but now…! Geeeez!
Oh, I wish I had a river I could skate away on. But it don't snow here. It stays pretty green. I'm going to make a lot of money, then I'm going to quit this crazy scene. -- [Joni Mitchell]
Squeek is offline


Squeek's Avatar
connoisseur of tidbits


Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: Orange County, California
Posts: 1,807
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
RPGWatch Forums » Comments » News Comments » Cyclopean - Writing Sample
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT +2. The time now is 23:54.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.10
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
User Alert System provided by Advanced User Tagging (Lite) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2017 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright by RPGWatch