It's the Age Avalanche! (apologies to Ken Dychtwald).
Big changes are thundering down the time track. We will be the political gorilla. How do we use our muscle to the best effect? We have to be very careful and very smart.
We are the readers of Science Fiction, and now our world is sci-fi realized.
DUFF'S NEW BOOK
HERE WE GO!
I'm sure you have been wondering whether I died or took vows of silence or forgot how to type… being that this is the first post on this venerable blog since last September.
But NO… I've been finishing up a sci-fi novel. To wit:
It's an optimistic look at humanity's future. OK, I do start by wiping out 99.999% of the population, but after that, it's all uphill.
NOTES: When the final cover comes out of the hash, the "G" will be "g," not to get all theological.
The book is available on Amazon.com and Smashwords.com
It has its own blog, of course. The first post is the story of this cover. Give it a shot here.
Oh, Never Mind...Just Wishful Thinking (and that's the last update) UPDATED 1:00 PM (MST) 10/15
Look at the number of times "HURRICANE PROOF" is mentioned below in the "greatness" plan for rebuilding P.R. I saw today Elon Musk and GovernorRicardo Rosselló are talking "all renewable" power sources. Puerto Ricans were already talking about it, but when Elon Musk weighs in, there is a much higher likelihood of something getting done. And it sure as heck could be built to be "HURRICANE PROOF!" Think about ELIMINATING the old-school high voltage power grid with huge towers and miles of cable, replacing them with "micro grids" that just cover small areas like cities and towns, powered by solar, wind and big storage batteries. Never mind the politics....... A HUGE plan is needed
Puerto Rico was CRUSHED by Hurricane Maria. The more we learn, the more terrible it looks. Like an atomic attach without the radiation. The Caribbean territory with o…
Prologue and Twenty-nine Chapters Written, Produced and Read by Olde Scooter Give it a shot HERE.
...All together in sequence, a "playlist" concoction on YouTube.
Click HEREfor the whole enchilada (at least the first 29 chapters of the enchilada - of 38 total)
You can either "Play All" and the book will roll out in proper order, or if you want to listen to a particular chapter, just click it, and it will play through the remaining chapters.
(Since the recording is made as a YouTube video, the audiobook part is just the audio track. The visual is a vid place holder. Try to ignore it.
If you know a sci-fi fan or somebody looking for a free audio book, please refer them here, or "share" if it's no trouble. Thanks a bunch!