Daily Archives: October 10, 2011

Read This: Digital Rights by Brent Knowles (Writers of the Future Winning Story)

The Assistant responsible for the primary thruster arrangement killed itself just ten days after Izzy arrived on the solar station. The panicked chatter of the other Assistants prevented them from continuing with their own duties. Horror, speculation, and worse of all, wonder, flowed across the station’s network. Izzy had to stop it. And it was […]

Read: A Ragman’s Vow by Brent Knowles

(Ragman, Issue #14) Below the slum known as the Labyrinth, Ragman sits atop an overturned crate, half submerged by sewage. Rats cover him. “Stop with the puppy dog eyes,” Ragman says to them, “you won’t make me feel guilty about leaving the boy…” The cab stopped. Dan’s fake-leather shoes stepped into dry snow, and he […]