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Random First Lines:You ever sit all by yourself in the quiet?
No music, no tapping of a keyboard?
you know that noise you hear that's louder than anything you've... » Read
Iris 2958 is a cog in a corporate machine. Part of a genetically-inferior class known as the 'Bases', Iris and her kind are exploited by the all-encompassing Tribe Corporation. After a chance encounter with a seemingly deranged young man, she finds herself cast out of the futuristic society she...
...As we march forward into progress.
The Future. We all wonder about it, but we can't really say for certain how things will be 50, 100, or even 200 years from now. The future described in this short story is bleak, at best, but is it really that far from the truth? Will we live like this? Are we living like this already?