Behind the Creation Part 3

Spacecraft The Multiplarity trilogy mentions several different spacecraft. It might be interesting to see the real-world examples that inspired these craft. The first is, of course, the US Space Shuttle. While there are many good reasons why it never fully achieved its potential, the fundamental shape was the result of …

Behind the Creation Part 2

Worldbuilding Behind the Creation Part 1 can be found here. When I pause to consider it, Multiplarity not only has multiple plot lines with dozens of characters, but it required the detailed creation of four different fictional worlds. The first third of the book deals with a near future version …

Behind the Creation Part 1

  Multiplarity What the heck am I talking about? Ray Kurzweil and Vernor Vinge’ have written a great deal about the ‘Singularity’, but few have paid much attention. It has been called “the rapture of the nerds”. While the Singularity makes for interesting reading and conjecture, I don’t see it …