World-building doesn’t have to proceed from scratch. Change one historical event, make a slight tweak to the laws of physics, give birth to one extraordinary person who wasn’t there before, or barely alter the results of ‘natural selection’ and Obama still gets to be president, but now we have tails – and that affects everything.

— Asher's Maxim 283

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Asher Black is a former literary and review editor who writes, thinks, reads, listens, and is interested in the interior darkness of the soul.

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