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Tuesday, September 08, 2009

Tuesday Moody!

He sends two men up in a basket that is attached to a balloon. From their Vantage point, high up in the sky, they can report back to him. 'A steel hulled warship is on their tail,' they tell him telepathically.


  1. For some reason this reminds me of The Scar, by China Mieville. Maybe it's cuz they flew around in dirigibles at various points throughout the story, and his sci-fi world is full of all sorts of odd things, telepathy included.

    American Advice

  2. i didn't expect a book idea. now i am going to chase this one, The Scar, down. i enjoy sci-fi, maybe that's why i enjoy your blogses.

    best wishes always, Andy.

  3. Perhaps not a good association, but I thought of "Around the World in 80 Days" and imagined this could make a great introduction to a sci fi sequel! Certainly inspires some interesting thoughts!