Brevity is the width of soul.

Tuesday, February 26, 2008

The Ego, Squared

There are conceptual drugs, imaginary solutions in the algebra of need. They are packaged in whispers and very rarely sold, and the difference between a searching detective and an addict can be as thin as the semantics of a shade.


Tuesday, February 19, 2008

Fermi's test

The H'zlaa steer asteroids toward every planet found by their probes. Species that don't survive weren't interesting enough in the first place.


Friday, February 8, 2008

Post Praelium

We lost the Memetic War of 2023, but only because they had been right all along.