A Few Things Ill Considered

 

The Bottleneck Years

by H.E. Taylor



My thanks go to Marlene for listening and to Kaeren and Rick
at the Sal’s for their many helpful comments.
ISBN: 978-0-9881321-0-8

Copyright(2012) by H.E. Taylor

 


 

Table of Contents

 

 

Chapter Title Date Page
0 Edie May 11, 2055 5
1 The Burning Lake May 11, 2055 9
2 Externalities May 11, 2055 13
3 Electronic Democracy May 11, 2055 17
4 Matt May 18. 2055 23
5 FabNet May 18, 2055 27
6 The Great Hunger May 19, 2055 30
7 Teaser June 4, 2055 35
8 Jacy June 7, 2055 38
9 Henry June 10, 2055 40
10 Robert Fontaine July 18, 2055 52
11 The Funeral July 23, 2055 54
12 The Reception July 23, 2055 56
13 Olivia August 30, 2055 59
14 The Clone Document September 7, 2055 61
15 The Great Work September 7, 2055 64
16 Carman Sept. 25, 2055 66
17 Microbugs Sept. 25, 2055 72
18 Amazon Sept. 29, 2055 74
19 Rio Triste October 22, 2055 77
20 An Awkward Homecoming November 17, 2055 82
21 At a sidewalk cafe November 19, 2055 85
22 Vancouver November 20, 2055 88
23 The Ax Falls November 20, 2055 94
24 The Anvil Breaks November 20, 2055 97
25 Rhamaposa November 21, 2055 101
26 A Quiet Sunday November 28, 2055 103
27 Eco 550 — Geoengineering November 29, 2055 109
28 UNGETF December 8, 2055 116
29 On the Home Front December 8, 2055 121
30 Platonic Lust December 12, 2055 126
31 A Convention of Idiots December 12, 2055 131
32 One Damned Thing After Another December 14, 2055 134
33 Jon Visits January 27, 2056 139
34 Group 2 Disaster February 17, 2056 144
35 Prometheus March 8, 2056 148
36 Neurolin March 17, 2056 153
37 UNGETF Reacts March 24, 2056 156
38 Artificial Biology April 19, 2056 159
39 A Walk in the Park April 26, 2056 162
40 Learning To Stand June 17, 2056 165
41 Theft and Meditation June 27, 2056 167
42 The Daily Battle July 7, 2056 172
43 Group 5 July 12, 2056 174
44 An Unsettling Meeting July 19, 2056 177
45 Daedalus August 19, 2056 180
46 Boo-Boo August 26, 2056 182
47 Symbiosis September 27, 2056 185
48 Edie’s Questions October 4, 2056 187
49 Solstice December 27, 2056 189
50 Eco 110 – Carrying Capacity January 15, 2057 190
51 Soap February 20, 2057 196
52 Ecology 550 – Group 5 Overview March 8, 2057 198
53 Carillon March 8, 2057 203
54 Greenhouse May 31, 2057 206
55 Spacemen September 11, 2057 212
56 Petrov October 19, 2057 214
57 Moonchild December 11, 2057 215
58 Ecology 110 – Water Vapour January 6, 2058 219
59 Asteroid Disaster January 27, 2058 223
60 L1 Roustabouts February 15, 2058 225
61 Crystal Jellies March 19, 2058 227
62 Baumgarten July 2, 2058 232
63 The Atlas August 16, 2058 235
64 The Eclipse Machine September 7, 2058 237
65 Matthew Fontaine December 11, 2058 239
66 Arrangements December 11, 2058 241
67 The Body January 18, 2059 244
68 Estrangement February 1, 2059 246
69 Engagement February 1, 2059 249
70 Sunbugs February 12, 2058 252
71 Decision Point February 23, 2059 257
72 No Miracles April 30, 2059 260
73 Sabotage September 15, 2059 262
74 Waiting September 18, 2059 266
75 Ottawa November 7, 2059 268
76 A Better World November 12, 2059 272
77 Unburdening November 12, 2059 277
78 EcoCops November 13, 2059 280
79 The Military Industrial Prison Complex November 14, 2055 282
80 Makeba November 14, 2055 285
81 Visitation Rights November 19, 2059 286
82 Rescued November 20, 2059 289
83 The World Park December 3, 2059 293
84 The Sorceror’s Apprentice January 27, 2060 296
85 Tephra February 3, 2060 298
86 And Baby Makes Four March 18, 2060 302
87 The Chinese Girlfriend April 15, 2060 305
88 Going North June 15, 2060 307
89 The Beating June 24, 2060 311
90 Ecology 330 — Extinction July 7, 2060 313
91 Second Tour August 30, 2060 320
92 Ultraviolet September 4, 2060 323
93 A New Disaster September 18, 2060 326
94 Andrew September 21, 2060 328
95 Four Mouths October 4, 2060 330
96 Eco550 – The Oceans November 14, 2060 332
97 The Trial March 18, 2061 336
98 The Second Day March 21, 2061 338
99 The Third Day March 22, 2061 341
100 Sticks and Stones July 7, 2061 344
101 Where We Stand July 16, 2061 346
102 Addendum by Anna Fontaine October 12, 2087 348

 

 


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Last modified August 1, 2012

 


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