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The Ascendant Series is a unique and thought-provoking science fiction trilogy. A young man explores the meaning of existence via the management of virtual worlds. Get immersed in this incredibly well-received series today.
In the far future, an unnamed narrator, who along with what remains of the human race dwells uneasily in an underground fortress-city surrounded by brooding, chaotic, relentless Watching Things, Silent Ones, Hounds, Giants, "Ab-humans," Brutes, and enormous slugs and spiders, follows a telepathic distress signal into the unfathomable darkness. The Earth's surface is frozen....
"Tough read, but rewarding"
Outside the ruins of San Francisco, a former UC Berkeley professor of literature recounts the chilling sequence of events which led to his current lowly state - a gruesome pandemic which killed nearly every living soul on the planet, in a matter of days. Modern civilization tottered and fell, and a new race of barbarians - the western world's brutalized workers - assumed power everywhere. Over the space of a few decades, all learning has been lost.
Red Caps might be a rock band. Or they might be something more sinister, a fey source of sounds that are but the backdrop to thrills and misadventures. These 13 stories provide listeners jaded by the traditional, Old World fairy tales with tempting new stories that will entice bored listeners from their suburban ennui. Closets are waiting to be explored. Escape from work camp leads to a dangerous encounter on a wet road. That high school year book is magical and might be mocking you...or helping you find love.
After Brahm's Ascension, he is exposed to a new world as foreign to him as any he has ever seen. After an eventful introduction into the society, he begins to exhibit strange capabilities. His new friend, Krish, helps orient him to this strange world. The longer he experiences this new reality, the more he senses something is wrong.
An ordinary young man from the Midwest starts to encounter strange occurrences derived from dreams and hallucinations. As the visions become stronger he experiences more lifelike situations and he discovers that everything happens for a reason and that we are not alone in a single dimensional plane. With a special medallion and some extraordinary friends, Tim is destined for the challenge of his life: to save the planet as he knows it.