Another story within a story when writing Cycle was the idea that Clotheds, as any modern society, would have anthems or hymns or some kind of shared/communal triumphal song(s) sung only on special occasions, like Commons Won.Read more "Cycle Spinoff: Commons Won"
I’m pleased to say that my short-story entry in this year’s The Archdruid Report Space Bats (aka After Oil 4: The Future’s Distant Shores) challenge is complete!Read more "Cycle"
You want to talk Robot? You want to talk real, where’s your God now, kneel before Zod, Robot? Look no further than the only Robot fit to call himself Robot: Spot from Boston Dynamics.Read more "Robots, yes (I mean no!)"
This is Henry. The Numatic Henry HVR200-12 vacuum cleaner. Best vacuum ever, but impossible to get normal attachments for. Until now.Read more "Yes, there * ARE * Henry Tool Attachments!"
Don’t get me wrong, I love robots, but I’m sick of the hypey over-sell on the twin topics of Robots and AI. Every year we get treated to the same “20 years from now, they’re gonna take our jerbs.” Let’s check-in and see how that’s coming along …Read more "Robots, no."
It seems appropriate (to me anyway) that the first blog post should be a link to John Michael Greer’s The Archdruid Report. If you harbored any doubts about the value of having an archdruid in today’s less-stone-based-calendar world, a few minutes spent reading what this drude has to say should set you right.Read more "Blog. Day 1, Post 1. The Archdruid Report"