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"Prophecy is not a prediction of tomorrow. It is a description of the doom contained within today."

Three stories of the end of American society, from one Tuesday, the 11th of September into the near future.

Shock & Awe: "At the end of this story, a baby will be born, and touch off an insurrection. Before that, a woman makes breakfast."

The Greening of Blue England: "It took three-quarters of a ton of plastique to get rid of all the box stores in Taft Corners."

Spider's Dreams: "The rose is still unfolding, a thousand petals and every one scribed with tragedy, with enough grief to end the world."

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"Prophecy is not a prediction of tomorrow. It is a description of the doom contained within today."

Three stories of the end of American society, from one Tuesday, the 11th of September into the near future.

Shock & Awe: "At the end of this story, a baby will be born, and touch off an insurrection. Before that, a woman makes breakfast."

The Greening of Blue England: "It took three-quarters of a ton of plastique to get rid of all the box stores in Taft Corners."

Spider's Dreams: "The rose is still unfolding, a thousand petals and every one scribed with tragedy, with enough grief to end the world."

    3 Dooms 04

    3 Dooms 04

    The Third Doom: Spider's Dreams"What is the fear?" I asked.

    I don’t know. I don’t know if I know in the dreams. I just always
    feel afraid. It’s this looming terror of impending catastrophe.”“I don’t think catastrophe is impending
    anymore,” I said.“Oh, it is, Lou,” she said. “It is. This is
    only a small step along the way, just a small thing. The rose is
    still unfolding, a thousand petals and every one scribed with
    tragedy, with enough grief to end the world. You want to know what
    the fear is? It’s that there is no seed at the center of this rose,
    the petals will just keep unfolding endlessly into the future.”

    • 31 min
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    3 Dooms 03

    The Second Doom: The Greening of Blue England"It took three-quarters of a ton of plastique to get rid of all the
    box stores in Tafts Corner."N. E. Brahmin and his gang are out to level all the ugly and useless buildings in suburban sprawl. But it isn't easy in the wake of a civil war that has split America into two countries. When the military wants to requisition their explosives, Bram is going to fight to hold on to his dream.

    • 16 min
    3 Dooms 02

    3 Dooms 02

    The First Doom Continued.

    • 26 min
    3 Dooms 01

    3 Dooms 01

    The First Doom: Shock and AweSHOCK: an emotional reaction to an event
    radically opposed to your expectations.   Incorrect: an invading army drops bombs on your city.   Correct: a free and just society Disappears your husband.AWE: something that shows the whole order of
    the universe is greater and more profound than you can imagine.   Incorrect: an invading army drops bombs on your city.  Correct: a baby is born.

    • 25 min

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