The Fictional Aether
by Mark D Hannam
Adventures in Real Science Fiction
Monday, 25 May 2020
While the future hides behind a mask
Allow me to contemplate the past few weeks, as I sit out on the balcony on a pleasant Roman evening. Down below, people go past, every few ...
Thursday, 30 April 2020
I have successfully propelled myself into a compositional twilight zone, where I am convinced that no-one finds my missives interesting, be...
Friday, 17 April 2020
Are you in the mood for another clever take on the novel oddity of the year of the novel coronavirus? I know you are -- why else would ever...
Tuesday, 7 April 2020
The Water Carrier
Living in Rome was not always easy, even before the virus arrived. The bureaucracy. My embarrassed bumbling in Italian. The deaf old repr...
Friday, 27 March 2020
Lockdown for Dummies
Welcome, everyone! Welcome to lockdown-land! What took you so long? Those of us in Italy have been waiting for you for over two weeks. Neve...
View web version