ASH: ASH #113 - A Suit of Sables Part 4: But A Shadow

Scott Eiler seiler at
Sat Apr 23 10:10:39 PDT 2011

Dave Van Domelen wrote:

>      Cities die, sometimes
> it's murder and other times more of a wasting away.  Even in the real world,
> a search on "urban wasteland" can find plenty of pictures just as depressing
> as the ones I tried to paint with words here.

I was curious:  Did you have a particular Columbus neighborhood in mind?


When I read the first part of the story, I was afraid it would be one big fight 
scene with costumes.  But I liked how you resolved it with one unique hero in a 
unique situation.  Nice finish.

(signed) Scott Eiler  8{D> -------- ---------

Only their myths concerned peace and contentment, and that in such a
coercive, sullen package it was obvious that the Earth humans resented
the very idea.

- from "Passing" by Elaine Radford, Aboriginal SF, May/June 1987.

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