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Saturday, February 3, 2018

Emergence 3.0 - Section One, Jim and Kathy; Part Four, The Mechanics of Being; Chapter Six, Bodies

Emergence 3.0
A Novel – In One Page Per Day
Day 034, Saturday
February 3rd, 2017

Chapter Six: Bodies

The mechanoid body Jim occupied on the central planet had all of the sensory tools of a human being, or of any of the descendants of the ancient race, only deeper, greatly enhanced, more broadly arrayed, and far more powerful.

Even though Jim did not need them, he had perceptual capacities and tools at his disposal far greater than any computational device that had ever been engineered in the Empire or among the colonies.

In this body he was completely linked to the Home World; every movement he made was monitored and recorded. Any interface he had with the vast data banks of the Continuum was registered.

Jim could not escape some of those shackles, but through ages of discipline and discernment he learned to mask his intentions, and rely on his own capacities for recall, and analysis rather than risk being exposed to the Continuum, and having his motives questioned.

The machine that he now inhabited would be critical to his mission. He believed he would be safe in it. He had tested the thought filters and the consciousness buffers. They were designed to protect the Collective from multiple and diverse threats. From ill will, and computer viruses, from powerful and debilitating experiences.

He believed that they would protect him from the fury he was about to unleash on the unsuspecting Collective. Everything depended on the stability of the worm hole, the force of the cataclysm on earth, the timing of the catastrophe, of his interface with the Continuum, and on Kathy.

Everything depended on Kathy.

If Kathy did not follow the path  he had laid out for her, follow in the steps he had planned. Then all of his work be for nothing, he would be destroyed, and the Continuum would continue.

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Sunday, February 5, 2017

Emergence In Fifty-five Words, Section One, Jim and Kathy; Part Four, The Mechanics of Being, Collected Chapters





Emergence 2.0
A Novel – In 55 Words a Day
Day 029, January 29th, 2017

Chapter One: Journey

A wormhole is not a tunnel in space/time, linking one place to another. A wormhole is a shortcut through subspace, not a passageway at all. It is a transposition. It is trillions of atoms turning on point the point of pin.

A wormhole is to quantum entanglement, the solution Alexander provided for the Gordian knot.

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Emergence 2.0
A Novel – In 55 Words a Day
Day 030, January 30th, 2017

Chapter Two: Transition

A flash of violet turned to white. A jolt, a buzz, a tensing like a seizure, followed by a sequence of darkness. The passage to the center of the galaxy was complete.

Jim, the Observer, arrived on the Central Planet in the body of his mechanoid self. He opened his optic lens.

He was home.

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Emergence 2.0
A Novel – In 55 Words a Day
Day 031, January 31st, 2017

Chapter Three: Nativity
Jim was not his name, merely the most recent name he had adopted as Earth’s Observer. One of thousands over as many lifetimes.

His real name was lost in the Continuum; as all names were. Continuum referred to him with the designation Observer-92835670100561474.

But it was Jim who came to consciousness in the magnetic field.

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Emergence 2.0
A Novel – In 55 Words a Day
Day 032, February 1st, 2017

Chapter Four: Self

Transitioning from one form of life to another, from the organic body of a human, to the mechanical form of a mechanoid was not easy. It was disorienting.

Organic life is thrilling. Being in the grid of silicone circuitry is not.

The mechanoid form had many more freedoms, but life in the body was grounded.

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Emergence 2.0
A Novel – In 55 Words a Day
Day 033, February 2nd, 2017

Chapter Five: Strings

The phenomenon of consciousness, it is electromagnetic. It pervades everything. There is no point in the universe that it does not touch. The essence of consciousness is concrescent, coalescent, emergent.

Consciousness exists in many forms; animal, mechanical, and in the collective field. There is no place where it is not.

Everything is entangled in consciousness.

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Emergence 2.0
A Novel – In 55 Words a Day
Day 034, February 3rd, 2017

Chapter Six: Bodies

The mechanoid body Jim occupied on the central planet had all of the sensory tools of a human, or of any of the descendants of the ancient race, only deeper, greatly enhanced, and far more powerful, with analytical tools superior to any computational device.

In this body he was completely linked to the Home World.

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Emergence 2.0
A Novel – In 55 Words a Day
Day 035, February 4th, 2017

Chapter Seven: Home

While his consciousness uploaded into the cynergenic matrix of the Home World, Jim set himself free from the couplings that held his mechanoid body in place.

He flew out of the docking bay, that housed the bodies of the millions of observers assigned throughout the Galactic Empire.

He could sense the Continuum just beyond them.

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Emergence 2.0
Section One, Jim and Kathy
Part Four, The Mechanics of Being

Collected Chapters

01 Journey
02 Transition
03 Nativity
04 Self
05 Strings
06 Bodies
07 Home

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Friday, February 5, 2016

Emergence: Section One, Jim and Kathy; Part Four, The Mechanics of Being

Collected Chapters
The Mechanics of Being; Part Four,
Chapter One: Journey
Pt. 04, Ch. 01
A worm hole is not a tunnel in space/time; the passage is a transposition, billions of atoms turning on a pin point.
#Emergence

The Mechanics of Being; Part Four,
Chapter Two: Transition
Pt. 04, Ch. 02
A flash of violet fades to white. Jolt, a buzz, the tensing of a seizure, darkness; Jim opened his eye. He was home.
#Emergence

The Mechanics of Being; Part Four,
Chapter Three: Nativity
Pt. 04, Ch. 03
Jim was not its name. Designation 92835670100561474; the Observer came to consciousness rapidly in a magnetic field.
#Emergence

The Mechanics of Being; Part Four,
Chapter Four: Self
Pt. 04, Ch. 04
Transitioning from human life to mechanical form was not easy. Organic life is thrilling, being in circuitry is not.
#Emergence

The Mechanics of Being; Part Four,
Chapter Five: Strings
Pt. 04, Ch. 05
Consciousness is electromagnetic. Its essence exists in many forms; animals, mechanical, or in the collective field.
#Emergence

The Mechanics of Being; Part Four,
Chapter Six: Bodies
Pt. 04, Pt. 06
The mechanoid body Jim occupied had the sensory tools of a human, like those of its ancient race; enhanced and more.
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The Mechanics of Being; Part Four,
Chapter Seven: Home

Pt. 04, Ch. 07
Jim set himself free from the coupling that held him as his consciousness uploaded, and flew out of the docking bay.
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Emergence:
Section One, Jim and Kathy
Part Four, The Mechanics of Being,
Collected Chapters
Section 01, Jim and Kathy
Part 04, The Mechanics of Being
Chapters
01 Journey
02 Transition
03 Nativity
04 Self
05 Strings
06 Bodies
07 Home
#Emergence
#SuperShortFiction
#365SciFi
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