Category: Design Life

For Your Own Safety

GenCare Walk-In Clinic, Sector 23-BK-125, NYC 21221109.1422

“Doc, it’s so weird – been a month and this mosquito bite hasn’t gone away.”

“That’s not a mosquito bite.”

“What do you mean? I saw the f-er bite me.”

“It wasn’t a mosquito, Quinn. It was a Genica Cognidea mosquito drone.”

“A Coggy?”…


The Last Repair

Meta Meat Team Mate

Ford Kharkey sat behind the wheel of his immaculate repair van, eyes scanning the road ahead. His assistant, Cleave, a lumpy nug of rich red and pink ground beef, sat shotgun, upright in a plastic tub secured by a metal O-ring lashed to the passenger seatbelt. Just south of Belle Glade on Florida 27, they drove in silence for a while, punctuated by the intermittent sounds of love bug splats and wipers against the windshield.…


[words] Telepath 2910.2096

DATE: 2910.2096
TIME: 0110

“We know you participated in the DDoS attack on Senator Quicknum.”

“No I didn’t.”

“But we traced it to your head.”

“I never thought that thought.”

“Yes you did. It passed through your head via Telepath into the global system. You just weren’t aware of the transmission at the time.”…