I am an agent for change. I thought I understood the need for change. I spent the first half of my adult life being buffeted around fortune 100 company toxic change. I then took control of change, and tried desperately to understand people needs within that toxic change cycle to try to break the vast… Continue reading Political Change – I feel #disconnected. Are we ready to endorse #nuclear instability to change a #democratic #process. Can we learn from #Brexit? Please give me your views
“Time itself is neutral; it can be used either destructively or constructively. More and more I feel that the people of ill will have used time much more effectively than have the people of good will. We will have to repent in this generation not merely for the hateful words and actions of the bad… Continue reading Martin Luther King Jr., Why We Can’t Wait – A very timely reminder.
Experience will we really need it in the future? People keep telling me AI is going to take over the world. Love to hear his views too? Now I write about the cynicism of AI in my fiction but how much do we really believe AI is going to replace real judgement. If we were… Continue reading Experience will we really need it in the future? People keep telling me AI is going to take over the world. Love to hear his views too?
For those that follow from a #scifi #nearfi and #cyberpunk point of view. Yesterday I finally spent the day over coming the major structural issue that occurred during recent edit merge with my editor. The task so daunting it's taken me nearly a year. We are moving to document sharing online going forward. Thanks to… Continue reading Some Major Book News #amwriting #facultyofmatter
Max concludes the imperial star destroyer is heavier than the #milleniumfalcon. #amtryingtowrite
This will make your head hurt and may stir some authorial creative juices. Proven again that reality doesn't exist until you measure it. It sounds like an ancient Philosophers dilemma we still scratch our heads over, not so! I wonder if this also applies to the measure of thought? Now that would be weird. I… Continue reading #quantumtherory weirdness
We all write about it, some as an incidental forgone conclusion, some as a past event or some of us as core to our plot. This guy has thrown 100mm of his own cash at the problem. What really impressed me as a near future writer is he list of discoveries so far this year… Continue reading SETI gets a boost.
This is a good short run at a big problem. Take a read. https://tmblr.co/Z__osu247v_zl I had the same issue over and over and have discussed it with test readers and editors. The simple truth is it depends on the style of your book. If you have gone in long handed on describing how things work… Continue reading Alien Biology
As I was going through some edits with a good friend of mine last night on Faculty Of Matter, the subject of having a POV Character inserted from the Alternate Intelligence characters that are in the book and form quite a lot of tension and content. Encoded does have this, Sarah the senior Nest AI from… Continue reading AI POV Character