Nesson 12

Nesson is a serial novel about living with technology and sprawl in the near future. Learn more or start from the beginning.

No amount of staring made it any clearer, yet Justin looked on and waited for some dawning of understanding. It was hypnotizing, this loose web pattern. It could be a toddler’s scribble or a fine fractal. It could not really be a map, could it? It was a static, printed. There was no way to zoom in or out; the scale was what it was and no matter how much Justin wanted to zoom in on this region or that, he was stuck on this broad view. It was odd, but odder still was the meaning of all those lines and circles. The interconnected destinations were completely alien to him, yet they overlaid a familiar geographic setting. Continue reading