Read Part I and Part II first.
Image by Ed Sweeney
The boy went through the motions, pointing the scope at Kepler-3b, at Kepler-43b, then setting back to zenith and angling to focus on Lutwidge-7, then Asimov-5a. Finally, satisfied, the old man left him alone with his broom.
Continued from yesterday.
Image by Snowpeak
The boy started small at first, looking at just Campbell-38. It didn’t look so very different from the photos.
You’re a fool, said the boy to himself. Nobody’s hiding anything. He’s just a crotchety old man who wants everything done his way.
Well, I promised you a sci-fi short, and here it is. It ended up being too long for flash fiction, though, so I’m posting it in five parts.
I’m not sure how I feel about it.
Image by Chris Samuel
Trying to watch a video about cliffhangers and it keeps freezing up.
Here are a series of entertaining things you can enjoy without waiting for them to buffer:
Finally watched the Book Thief movie. I’ll give it 8 out of 10 stars. Of course it couldn’t be as good as the book, but I would have liked a little more of the narration. However, all the actors were great. I loved that they actually had German accents. I cried through the whole thing and the last sentence was spot-on.