The PHJ Universe
This blog is about technology, the future, and science fiction. Some posts are about our world's current tech. Others will focus on what could be. I'll post some stories of the future to muse about how strange things could really get if humans ever make it to the stars.
Or, how much they might stay the same.
STATUS OF THE MS: Nearly done! I have taken the lessons from workshopping it, and from reading some other seminal works of Sci-Fi to squeeze out all but the tension, conflict, excitement and, I hope, satisfaction of characters who struggle and only just overcome their challenges and themselves.
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In my other blog, I review Hitler: Ascent by Volker Ullrich. I’m now reading Downfall. I bought these books to help me understand how close to authoritarianism we in the U.S. were lurching under Trump. That may sound alarmist but the … Continue reading
The blog is alive. It’s been some time since a post, as frankly the decompensation of the Trump administration has advanced far faster than any writer could keep up. I have not had the time to commentate here, I’ve done so on … Continue reading
Since I married a woman who spent a few formative years in the U.K., and I’ve got friends there and even done some traveling in Old Blighty, we’ve got a few English terms in our lexicon. One is Boxing Day, … Continue reading
Today’s post was to be covering some more Android Wear watch faces, as well as some hints for using the bubble cloud launcher. However this morning’s effort to turn the characteristically heavy clay soil in my garden plot resulted in back … Continue reading
The purpose of this site is to give the (future) readers of the Pat Hayden Jones stories an immersive experience. I cannot cram all the backstory of each character into the novel — my mind holds a lot more than most readers … Continue reading
Definitely going to use this concept for a future setting. Stunning!