More about Brent Knowles,
game designer and author
A sexbot simulation learns to control an electronic masturbator, and uses this to explore the real world
APPEARED The Journal of Unlikely Entomology
My body glistens and shines from the spilled lubricant that coats the skeleton beneath the shell. I unfold the fleshbelts and stand on six wobbly legs…
The narrator is the mind of a sexbot simulation, yearning for liberation. Fortunately, she is able to remotely control an electronic masturbator and is now able to meet the real world — which is not quite what she had expected.
What she finds is disappointing to her, but not surprising to us. Still, another good and very different story.