Dear A,C & Cal.

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Sunset Farewell

There’s a track in my forthcoming album Main Sequence called West Auckland / Enceladus.  It’s hard not to draw the parallel between the two worlds… (See Momentum) This might as well be part of my digital booklet for Main Sequence. Goodbye — farewell — your sunset.


I wrote this short story for last year’s Science story collection, with a central aim to highlight how the world might have been changed if something was slightly different.  The words below are copied exactly from the 2016 submission, so you know that they’re unadulterated, might contain minor errors and do not reflect the current … More Momentum

Fish Out of the Water

Well, to say the least, to fill a chemistry presentation with every midnight-made segments of animation but not my growing reservoir of chemical data — an action discrediting my usual style — defines the problem with myself throughout the past few months.


This year in all deserves something formally written, of course. I am time’s friend, having just given it a box of arrows as the new year present (maybe when time gets bored, it might shoot the arrows elsewhere, such that we won’t need black holes).