Welcome to the newest post on Universe Factory, the blog of the Worldbuilding community:
Fenra’s Awakening by Secespitus (Warning! Mature content!)
In this story Secespitus starts exploring what it means to be a slave in a society where magic exists - and how to stand up against those pushing you down.
Be warned: this story has mature content that not everyone will be comfortable with!
A dream for a poor little girl from the slums, they said. There would never be such a chance again, they said. She would live a different life, they said. There were just a few details her father didn't tell her and her mother.
The first thing was that it wasn't really a scholarship. It was more of a payment. A payment for a slave.
Tags: Short Story, Fantasy
When Gods Fear by Joe Bloggs
Piphael: So. I was running through a new routine for the AI kernel…
Nerephil (pointing at screen) : You used the old Saurian base image? The one that got GBM’d for being too philosophical?
Piphael: GBM? (realising) Oh, the Great Big Meteor kill-switch. Yeah, It’s a great base and I don’t want to re-run all the leadup. But I ran the sim for an extra microsecond, so any evidence of the previous intelligence should be well buried! [...]
Nerephil: OK then. Looks like all the activity happened before microsecond 10.. Can you bring up the logs for microsecond 7 through to 10?
Piphael (typing on his keyboard): Sure thing.. There. Whoa.
Tags: Fiction, Strong AI, Worldbuilding
We have another short story from Secespitus coming up continuing Luna's story of genetical experiments in a future dystopian society.
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