Read My Chips

What if... the population was chipped at birth to regulate what you could access? Photo by from Pexels Not just microchipping like you do for that ingenious pet that always seems to find the weak spot in the fencing. (I'm looking at you, BugDog.) Nor the type that will inevitably record identification details and allow you to … Continue reading Read My Chips

Promote: Come dream with me!

I'm a sucker for a good idea, a good daydream, or a good rant on what should/shouldn't have been. I'm looking for blogs that dare to propose outlandish thoughts; speculative fiction enthusiasts that have imagined the impossible, or have read about those who have imagined the impossible; inventors that have the 'next-best-thing' awaiting mass approval; … Continue reading Promote: Come dream with me!

Rain on Wednesday

What if... we lived inside a dome that was coded to provide a regular weather pattern? With the degradation of the planet's ecosystem, the mission for scientists around the world becomes nigh on impossible. The shorelines disappear as the oceans eat into cities, and claim the infrastructure to re-home lost angelfish and curious bull-nosed sharks. … Continue reading Rain on Wednesday

All the Wrong Colours

What if... A machine was designed to recreate the images in your mind? Probes run deep, downloading the contents of an artist's imagination, until the parameters are set. Tubes of cadmium red, cobalt blue, vermillion; paint running onto sized brushes, onto the stark blank canvas. (At this stage, I'm more worried my imagination is starker … Continue reading All the Wrong Colours