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Ms. Wellington's Oak Tree By Adam Wasserman
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A collection of short stories covering over a decade: the death of the gods; life in a conservative, American family; the Earth in an age when corporations have taken over; a stoner coming back from... More > yet another trip to Amsterdam; a rebellious youth traveling through Italy during the Renaissance; likely love in an unlikely setting; psychotic daydreams; a fat man stuck in his neighbor's window; and the dark side of living in a Freemocracy.< Less
Gyges the Terrible By Adam Wasserman
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Welcome to the United States of the not-so-distant future. Our Republic has given way to a new form of government, Freemocracy. The President rules virtually unopposed. The Supreme Court is the only... More > alternate center of power, and the tension between the President, Samuel Judas Epstein, and the Chief Justice, Xiling, is set to boil over into open conflict. The Earth, too, has changed. Society has fractured into the permanently privileged and the permanently working. Water is tightly rationed. The world powers vie with each other for territory on the lunar surface. It is in this setting that a group of ordinary hooligans led by Marcellus Gyges storm the halls of empire. Possessed of a magic ring that confers the power of command, spurred on by his friends, Marcellus is in a unique position to depose the President. At the same time, Marcellus is being tutored by his Guardian Angel. For it is the choices that we make in this life that determine what becomes of us in the next.< Less
The Politics of Consumption By Adam Wasserman
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Imagine a world where the outcome of political debate is arranged beforehand. Imagine a world where we are too busy working to care. Imagine a world where we get to feel good about ourselves. A... More > farcical depiction of the struggles between the world's power brokers: the Holy Man and the Politician, and later on the Capitalist and Communist as well. They must eventually come to an end...< Less
Gyges the Terrible By Adam Wasserman
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What would you be like if you could do anything you wanted and feared no punishment? This is a futuristic Earth. Drugs are a commonplace amusement and unemployment is a capital crime. Freemocracy... More > camps exist for those who make trouble, and most of us try and escape the boredom of our lives in a common virtual world called The Sim. Rise up from the lowliest slums to the heights of power with Marcellus Gyges. He's just an ordinary until he finds a magical token bringing him unlimited power. The question is: should he use it?< Less