"What you felt was just the first indication. Just a mere perforation. Then the cold that violates. A single prick, insidious and unassuming. A cascade of trouble from there. But, alas, you were woefully ignorant.
Something like an epilepsy seizes you, but it is tiny, but enough. It has stolen your 0s and 1s. You can feel something dribble away from yourself. Bits of encoding disappear. Not enough to render you terminated, but enough to stun and disorient...." this month's illustration for Kasmamagazine and yet another of my favorite ones this year (Path to Infinity ) written by by DA Xiaolin Spires. worth the read! read this and other great stories at: