Friday, October 29, 2010

Eric James Stone's "The greatest science-fiction story ever written" (flash fiction, humor, free)

An aspiring sf writer working for a quantum computing company is sick of rejection slips. During a discussion with a company engineer, later proposes a brilliant solution - a story that adapts itself automatically to reader, becoming the best story for that reader!

As we will learn, even this great a technology has issues...

Fact sheet.

First published: Nature, #467 (28 October 2010).
Download full text from publisher's site. [via artyw2@rasfw]
Rating: A.