June 16, 2018 · 9:00 am
by Mark T Wayne
“Admirable! Superlative! Top of the list! Gentlemen, you are indeed fortunate that I invited you here!” I study the greedy faces of my two compatriots—the estimable Donatas Ludditis (good old Don) as well as the execrable Loop Lonagan and his stinking bull terrier, Clamps. (Claims it’s a therapy dog.) We are here as judges, along with a crowd of luminaries from Chicago’s startup community for the finals of the tenth annual POWER PITCH competition. Today we will hear pitches from a host of exciting new companies. Yes sir! The enthusiasm is riveting.
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Filed under angel, angel investor, app, Characters, Conflict, Education, Entrepreneur, Entrepreneurship, High Tech, loop lonagan, mark t wayne, Startup Companies, Startups, Story, vc, venture capital
Tagged as Gifted, gifted high school, gifted students, High IQ, High School, high school for the gifted, highly gifted, highly intelligent, highly intelligent students, IMSA, Intelligent, precocious, school for the gifted, startup, startup companies, startup company
January 30, 2012 · 9:17 pm
A Crowdsourced Novel
Read it here – Say what comes next.
Agent Harris scowled at his subordinate. “Send that kid back to whatever school he came from.” Used to be the outfit held to regular standards. Now they sent these experts. None of ‘em worth their fat fees and now a green kid. Continue reading →
Filed under Crowdsourced Novel, Interactive Story, Living Novel, Mystery, Suspense
Tagged as Crime, FBI, Gifted, High IQ, index, Intelligent, mafia, Mob, Organized Crime, Russian mob, securities, Turf war