2045 - An asteroid appears in the sky above China. It descends, but this is no collision - It’s a landing. For weeks the Stone - as it comes to be known - is silent, but all the while, billions of microscopic ‘seeds’ have been riding the atmospheric currents, dispersing upon the land and sea, sowing their unnatural cargo.
Within the space of a month only one percent of humanity will remain.
Over the course of the next fourteen days he will find himself plunged into a nightmare of ever deepening intrigue: Why are his work colleagues suddenly trying to either kill or sleep with him? What is the true goal of the organisation known as the Circle? And who is the beautiful, mysterious woman that can apparently vanish at will?
A novel about vanity, infidelity and, of course, death.
Kernel Panic is a collection of short stories and flash-fiction that explore the boundaries between the real and imagined.
Bite-sized stories intertwine with involving epics as the veil of the everyday world is first hauled to one side, then burnt to a crisp and the ashes buried in a deep hole.
Ever wondered how God copes with boredom? Or what happens when a robot becomes pregnant? Or when a market research session hides a terrifying motive? . . .