13 Word Story: Misanthrope’s Paw (now with image)
I posted this story about a year ago, before I started putting the stories on images.
I like the story being on the image much better. It looks better. Somehow it makes the story feel better. And you can easily save and share this image anywhere you want if you like. You couldn’t do that before.
If you do decide to save and share the image, I’d recommend clicking on it to expand it first. Hopefully WordPress will be nice and give you the full size which is somewhere around 2000 pixels wide.
As for the 13 word story itself, I leave you to ponder the potential of robots, androids, AI-what-have-yous as force multipliers for small numbers of humans, even a single human.
Or, if you’re into visions of Terminatoresque futures, for themselves.
Of course, there are a host of reasons why a scenario like this is highly improbable. The safeguards we devise will expand and improve along with the technology to create autonomous war machines. However, determined humans have a way of finding a way to bring their dreams to life.
Even if those dreams are nightmares.
Posted on June 14, 2016, in Science Fiction, Science!, Thirteen Word Story and tagged alone, Apocalypse, Artificial Intelligence, Dystopia, End of Civilization, end of humanity, end of the human race, end of the world, Genocide, Last person on Earth, Loneliness, misanthropy, Robotics, Robots, war. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.