Scroll down to preview the short stories, but first this: In the message linked above, the author briefly states her reasons for holding a sensible presence here in the cyber realm. "Defining the Era of Resolution: A Worldwide Movement to Determine the Course of Our Future," is one of several concise action plans she has written to improve the human condition. Initially shared for public consideration over five years ago at WisdomCommons.org where she is a featured member, the plan is the primary component of an overall strategy which includes the surreal series of tales featured below.
"Defining the Era of Resolution" Overview [Actions] 1. Identify an organization to be entrusted with the plan's goals and objectives. (Facebook is an example of a company that has the resources to fulfill the mission.) 2. Develop a website users can visit anonymously to provide input. Examples of problematic areas include the following news story topics: Manufacturing, Justice, Environment, Food, Commerce, Education, Sports, Art, Music, Television, Government, Military, Agriculture, Finance, Medical, Waste, etc. [Phase One] Annotate and publish the problems in immediate need of address.
[Phase Two] By the same method, the website will accept input for problem-solving. [Phase Three] Viable solutions will be identified and implemented as soon as possible in every area in need of address. [Tangibles] Reports on the various phases of the plan and its effectiveness will be shared with the public. [Interim Phase Outreach & Engagement Activities] Respectfully approach someone who represents a different culture for the purpose of bridge building. Commence with a friendly discussion of the reports and the international issues most agreed upon as the challenges we must face.
An insomniac exists in a daydream. A life of solitude gifts him with a surreal companion. Discover how he copes with the death of his last living relative, puts plans in motion for a solo business venture, and brings to life a fantasy he has glimpsed in an antique mirror.
There is no Black Hole. He is the Black Sun. His name? kNight. He commands a constellation of black stars who patrol the night sky to maintain order. Whenever kNight Clan members dock in a spherical formation, Roe becomes Ruler of the Black Sun, a large starship.
Although admittedly uncomfortable, discussions about what defines false doctrine are healthy. The author's mindful approach to the conversation is shared via the dialogue she's written between a tormented professor and the tale's narrator, a former student he has enlisted as a confidant. Had he come to test her faith?
An angel in Heaven's army becomes an outcast for questioning the mind of a jealous god, a commanding officer who authorizes and approves tests of suffering & pain to gain and to keep followers. Negotiators alarmed by a disturbing report on the human condition filed by the angel decide to intervene.