Tag Archives: science-fiction

4: Alternative Facts: We Are the Grass

He that troubleth his own house shall inherit the wind … — Proverbs 11:29 You’ve finally found us. Or, rather, we’ve found you. Don’t worry. You’re not in any trouble. It is good, however, to know that the Markers on … Continue reading

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3: Alternative Facts: The Spectrum

I dream’d in a dream, I saw a city invincible to the attacks of the whole of the rest of the earth;  I dream’d that was the new City of Friends; Nothing was greater there than the quality of robust … Continue reading

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2: Alternative Facts: Freedom

“We are what we pretend to be …” — Kurt Vonnegut, Mother Night It’s finally time that you know the truth. You’ve earned it. Not many make it to this point. The Nation’s still filled with anger, and they make … Continue reading

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1: Alternative Facts: Lost Words

Half sunk a shattered visage lies, whose frown, And wrinkled lip, and sneer of cold command, Tell that its sculptor well those passions read Which yet survive … — Percy Bysshe Shelley, “Ozymandias” I was just trying to find a … Continue reading

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A Traveler’s Account of Katrina Elisse Caudle’s Darkmoon City

On the surface, Twine is about making games. But that is just one way of looking at it. To be more specific, Twine software allows one to hyperlink from one page or another through the click of a word. Words … Continue reading

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What Is a Doctor and When Does He Stop Running?

All right, so relatively soon–on November 23rd–we are going to see “The Day of the Doctor”: in which we not only find out why the Eleventh Doctor Regenerates into the Twelfth–which seems a lot less ominous now that the Time … Continue reading

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The Death of *Silence: Hate Plus and The World of Christine Love Confirmed

What is better than hate? The answer is more hate. Hate Plus is the sequel to Christine Love’s Analogue: A Hate Story: a visual novel and video game in which you, as “a space investigator” must recover the records of … Continue reading

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