Category: World-building

The Beast-Planes

The bestia samolot – beast planes – were originally commercial and military aircraft, and were among the first things affected during Moravec’s Singularity, a catastrophic global event that transformed human society. They emerged first in Poland, which is why they are referred to ‘samolots’ as well as beastplanes.   At the beginning of Moravec’s Singularity,…


A Human’s Brief Introduction to the Lyrikants

The first thing one ought to understand about the lyrikants is that while they differ from humans in appearance and biology, there are many similarities between these two species that have been invaluable in bringing two alien cultures together. They have dealt with many of the same problems as mankind, and they have a constant…