How does a laboratory-made conscious brain react all-too-human circumstances, such as national politics and personal tragedy? What is consciousness, and is it of any real value? Ion Compass explores the world, and tells his life story through his artificial eyes and mind.
"An amazing book, beautifully written, about a critical time in our country's history. Though this coming of age tale is about a time decades removed, 'The Dance and the Diamond Sky' generates wisdom that directly reflects upon the internal and external struggles we face today. There are no cliches here. There is humor, plenty of drama, and a great ending. A story that needed to be written finally was. . . ."
Rain Dreams - is a story about two young seekers of adventure. But as they drive away from their dreary small town life they run into headwinds, windows, water in various forms, and an ex-cop / Irish detective dead set on chasing them down.
The tale centers around the mysterious Clair Kinsley – if that's even her real name. She’s funny, she’s wild, and she loves to create illusions. Shannon is just a college kid when he steps into her world of crazy brilliance and sly cover ups. He thinks he’s in love, he thinks he can find out the truth about her. But he’s pushed to the edge of his own self-preservation.
Jacob has a steep ladder to climb. If he wants to re-connect to love,
if he wants to care at all about life again,
then he'll have to reconcile a death,
and he'll need to find answers to the most profound spiritual questions he's ever had the courage to face.