Story & Analysis
Speculative fiction is a great way to learn obscure history & science, to say nothing of its value for interrogating society & ethics.
When AI is so wrong it's actually helpful
On the ethics of quitting pain to embrace joy
A long slow decline of a stable world
Irella defends a town.
Irella meets a refugee on the road
Irella discussions options with her mentor
Irella arrives in Marna
Irella receives a request
Irella is sent north
Irella finds an ally