It was a warm day in late spring in he year 2034. Karen Ball had just gotten off work from her job as an artificial intelligence programmer for the huge North Am CRYSTAL HOLOGRAPHIC CO. It was 4 p.m. and she had a date that was so exciting that she could hardly contain her eagerness.
When I was a young man of 28 – recently married, with two young children–the last thing I expected was to become the head of a major company. But that was just what happened when my father the owner and president of Joycor Industries died suddenly on the golf course. Per his will, I became
Sometimes my work takes me to the other side of the country for a lengthy period. It makes me crazy to be without my lover for long periods of time, but we manage somehow. * Tell me again what you’ve got cooked up for me when I get back, I smiled. It will be a
I’d always thought of myself as a fairly down-to-earth, open-minded, sane guy, but apparently, I was turning over a new leaf. I had woken up to find myself struggling naked against hand, ankle, waist and chest restraints. The room was a stark white, with the only furnishing being the standard exam table I was lying
Lena had been at the spaceport for days now and there had been no sign of her target. Control had told her to abort her mission but she cut off communication with them and stayed. It would take them days to catch up with her so she had time to track Sol Zythor until they