Tokharian Tales by Jason Murk

By Jason Murk

Tokharian stories is a suite of post-futuristic possible science-fictional brief tales set on an Earth that's being deserted, together with a love tale a couple of scientist who falls in love with a ghost ... a romance that is going horribly incorrect at the floating bridge among Hawaii and Viva-Mexico ... a narrative set within the Outzone, the darkish underbelly of the net ... a retro-futuristic novella a few quixotic social anarchist who goals of spaceships in the course of her datura trances ... storybook-tales for 67th century teenagers approximately robots and replicants, osterlings and Oospheroids ... and the journey of Shridmar Joe, Hovercipher professional, within the most threatening dance of a strangeous online game you have ever performed! one thousand years in the past, the Tokharians lived in a lush oasis with orchards and vineyards the place they grew gourds and peaches, melons and grapes. they'd iron-smelting furnaces and Buddhist stupas. retailers rested less than mulberry bushes, and on the market they bought chinese language brides, Kashmir wool, Bactrian rubies and lapis-lazuli. long past now, barren region now: the oasis has dried up, and a barren region wind blows sand over the shattered stupas, the stumps of mulberry bushes. The Tokharians both departed or they died within the wilderness which overtook them. yet distance your self: a similar factor is going on back as we dismantle the Earth to fly to the celebrities. an analogous wilderness wind blows over the United States, over the ruins of Santa Fe and big apple urban. The wats and shrines of Thailand were unbricked, got rid of, and re-assembled in orbit round far away stars. Likewise, the large Mesoamerican suntemples of Viva-Mexico were transplanted to the jungle vegetables and wilderness sandstone whites of different planets round indigo-orange stars....

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