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Books by Ethan Sarem
Illusion By Ethan Sarem
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Have you heard of the Rubicon Initiative? They are the ones responsible for Rubicon… What is Rubicon? It is a total substitute for reality, managed by the namesake AI Rubicon. Rubicon caught... More > fire in reality, and everyone who once lived there now lives in Rubicon. Yet now there are people who are born in Rubicon and spend their lives there… Like Silver. She is a middle-aged to elderly woman, searching for the real world. Silver’s free to search for the real world, as no one stops her from making that decision. But is the real world any better than Rubicon, meant to replace reality in its entirety? Silver knows about the real world through history textbooks, knows of the rumors… Rumor has it there is an illusionist hiding somewhere in reality, the mythical place all swore off. And so, Silver constructs a crossing to cross the Rubicon into the real world. Can she find the hidden illusionist? And if she does, can she return home afterwards?< Less
Illusion By Ethan Sarem
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Have you heard of the Rubicon Initiative? They are the ones responsible for Rubicon… What is Rubicon? It is a total substitute for reality, managed by the namesake AI Rubicon. Rubicon caught... More > fire in reality, and everyone who once lived there now lives in Rubicon. Yet now there are people who are born in Rubicon and spend their lives there… Like Silver. She is a middle-aged to elderly woman, searching for the real world. Silver’s free to search for the real world, as no one stops her from making that decision. But is the real world any better than Rubicon, meant to replace reality in its entirety? Silver knows about the real world through history textbooks, knows of the rumors… Rumor has it there is an illusionist hiding somewhere in reality, the mythical place all swore off. And so, Silver constructs a crossing to cross the Rubicon into the real world. Can she find the hidden illusionist? And if she does, can she return home afterwards?< Less
Colony By Ethan Sarem
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Who or what are Homo differentia? They are alien to us, with grey skin and black eyes. But if you look beyond differences, you might see yourself… Homo differentia makes contact with a select... More > group of humans, aiming for amicable relations. But there are also monsters from the id out there, those who would invade them… Within the colony humans and Homo differentia coexist, but not without liberation. Freeing the mind of weaker impulses, like violence, is essential for coexistence. He is one of these humans liberated by Homo differentia, who aims to become one of their own. Untold power is unlocked from liberation, is it embraced with savagery and lust? Or is it embraced with sapience and logic, like Homo differentia does for millions of years? To become one of their own, he must release his sense of self and become one with them… Can it be done?< Less
Colony By Ethan Sarem
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Who or what are Homo differentia? They are alien to us, with grey skin and black eyes. But if you look beyond differences, you might see yourself… Homo differentia makes contact with a select... More > group of humans, aiming for amicable relations. But there are also monsters from the id out there, those who would invade them… Within the colony humans and Homo differentia coexist, but not without liberation. Freeing the mind of weaker impulses, like violence, is essential for coexistence. He is one of these humans liberated by Homo differentia, who aims to become one of their own. Untold power is unlocked from liberation, is it embraced with savagery and lust? Or is it embraced with sapience and logic, like Homo differentia does for millions of years? To become one of their own, he must release his sense of self and become one with them… Can it be done?< Less
Hologram By Ethan Sarem
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Have you ever dreamed of escaping reality and its dysfunction? Maroon has. Have you ever dreamed of dwelling somewhere your kind is not degraded? Maroon has. Have you ever dreamed of making your... More > dream reality? Maroon will. Maroon is a 20-something woman, both powerful and intelligent… Is she taboo in our world? Maroon learns of a group who managed to escape reality, called the Rubicon Initiative. Their concept sketches are in her possession, and she uses them to escape reality herself. In the virtual world, Maroon is a goddess capable of anything… Sounds like a dream, doesn’t it? She is capable of creating a new life, away from they who degrade her… Who do I speak of? Creating a total substitution for reality is easier stated than acted upon, but Maroon tries. What awaits her when she crosses the Rubicon into the virtual world? Is it better than reality? Or is it just a dream?< Less
Hologram By Ethan Sarem
eBook (ePub): $3.99
Have you ever dreamed of escaping reality and its dysfunction? Maroon has. Have you ever dreamed of dwelling somewhere your kind is not degraded? Maroon has. Have you ever dreamed of making your... More > dream reality? Maroon will. Maroon is a 20-something woman, both powerful and intelligent… Is she taboo in our world? Maroon learns of a group who managed to escape reality, called the Rubicon Initiative. Their concept sketches are in her possession, and she uses them to escape reality herself. In the virtual world, Maroon is a goddess capable of anything… Sounds like a dream, doesn’t it? She is capable of creating a new life, away from they who degrade her… Who do I speak of? Creating a total substitution for reality is easier stated than acted upon, but Maroon tries. What awaits her when she crosses the Rubicon into the virtual world? Is it better than reality? Or is it just a dream?< Less
Creation By Ethan Sarem
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We are not alone, there is another species out there… If I said this, would you believe me? Somewhere in this world, a colony is created… Not by humans, but by a nonhuman race. The... More > nonhuman race is Homo differentia, a human subspecies with grey skin and black eyes. They possess untold power, the sort which corrupts the power-hungry. Thus they are sequestered, cloaked to prevent discovery and contamination. Homo differentia is created in a lab, fully grown and fully developed… It begins with one. This one is the alpha, leader of the colony created independent of the first generation. His name is Fyra, a name which sounds more alien than human… Is he really human? After creation, Fyra embarks on a journey of self-discovery within the colony’s confines. The powers locked within him must be unleashed before the first generation is created. Can it be done?< Less
Creation By Ethan Sarem
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We are not alone, there is another species out there… If I said this, would you believe me? Somewhere in this world, a colony is created… Not by humans, but by a nonhuman race. The... More > nonhuman race is Homo differentia, a human subspecies with grey skin and black eyes. They possess untold power, the sort which corrupts the power-hungry. Thus they are sequestered, cloaked to prevent discovery and contamination. Homo differentia is created in a lab, fully grown and fully developed… It begins with one. This one is the alpha, leader of the colony created independent of the first generation. His name is Fyra, a name which sounds more alien than human… Is he really human? After creation, Fyra embarks on a journey of self-discovery within the colony’s confines. The powers locked within him must be unleashed before the first generation is created. Can it be done?< Less
Fyra By Ethan Sarem
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Who or what are Homo differentia? A human subspecies, born in a lab… Human form with nonhuman abilities, they can pass as human to untrained eyes. They are millions of years ahead of us,... More > they’ve colonized the macrocosm. And now there is a new colony, somewhere in this world. Within a laboratory, the first Homo differentia is born… His name is Fyra, a name of reverence. He is destined to lead colony, does he have what it takes? Can he carry the legacy forward? Time will tell, as he must embrace his birthright to achieve apotheosis. In an expanse dedicated to Homo differentia, where they survive and even thrive… Fyra dwells. He is alone, sheltered from human contact… Only a select few know of his existence. How will Homo differentia develop in this world? Can Fyra carry the legacy forward, the legacy of a galactic civilization? Most important, can Homo sapiens and Homo differentia coexist peacefully?< Less
Futuristic Augment Virtual Reality By Ethan Sarem
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What is FA-VR? Futuristic Augment Virtual Reality, for short. Not just a virtual reality, but a social network and video game. But life is not a video game, as the actions you take have... More > consequences. FA-VR is the brainchild of a group called the Rubicon Initiative. 12 members strong, one of them we follow… Her name is Blue. If you’re able to imagine something, you’re able to make it reality. The Initiative knows this, as does Blue. They believe FA-VR will be made real. And it will, if the 12 members can work together to bring it to life. Sounds like a dream, doesn’t it? It begins with a dream, and ends with being made reality. Blue is part of making connected utopia, one without liars and deceivers and bad actors. This is what FA-VR is built for, to create a world without villains… But is it just a dream?< Less