Category Archives: fiction

Amoeba’s Lorica: Hard Service

Tale no. 4 in the Selective Service series. To read the earlier stories, visit this page. 140722, usually addressed as “14” or by any of a large number of crude epithets, sat on a bench in the gladiator’s locker room, … Continue reading

Posted in Amoeba's Lorica, fiction | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Amoeba’s Lorica: Can’tabis

ISSAQUAH, Washington, 13 August 2078 (API*): Residents in this pleasant Seattle suburb, nestled in the foothills of the Cascade Mountains, are in an uproar today over new and tough anti-smoking ordinances. The ordinances, adopted by the City Council by a … Continue reading

Posted in Amoeba's Lorica, fiction, lifestyle, satire, We the People | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Amoeba’s Lorica: Can’tabis

AI: Airplane Mode

A work of fiction. Standard disclaimers. Felix hated flying. He always felt so much like an … an … object when he had to put himself at the mercy of airports and airplanes. And with electronic communications advancing so rapidly … Continue reading

Posted in Amoeba's Lorica, fiction, travel | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment