Postfurry 103: The Prestige

What happened to the humans? What happened to all those boring humans Thinking at probably a top speed of one thought per moment Or the aliens that donated genetic material to the animals in order to create the society of creatures that we are And thus explains our fascination for robots and drugs, because we’ve […]

Postfurry 102: The Turn

How do the little rubberdrones Improve their glistening shine, And fill themselves with tentacles And lead-sweet squid-ink wine. How blankly do they smile as one, How slickly glide their paws, And mutely serve in multitude, With joy their only cause. — with apologies to Rev. Dodgson and Mr. Watts In part one of the series, […]

Postfurry 101: The Pledge

“The time has come,” the buni said, “To talk of postfurry: Of lava lamps — and cordyceps — Of drones — and hypno-beams — And narrative positivity — And how to feast on dreams.” — With apologies to Rev. Dodgson Hang around in my social circles long enough and somebody will eventually use the term […]

Forged

I just finished Talos Principle last night. I have to give credit to Croteam mad props on this one. I don’t actually think that’s significant enough, but it’s a start. It didn’t reshape me, in the sense that what it had to say was unknown to me and now suddenly I’ve built a life around […]

The Mythmaker’s Prayer

I am the story I tell myself. My words are dialogue, my actions engagement. I am my characters, my world the setting, my life the plot. Let these be my only constraints. As I give word to idea and action to thought, may I remember the tales I wish to tell. When I can, let […]