Author Archives: Alvin Plummer

About Alvin Plummer

I'm working to build a better world, a world that blesses Christ and is blessed by Him. I hope that you're doing the same!

Manual Jump Calculations, Catastrophic Success, and Prophecies

“Manually calculating a jump? It’s something like this.” A kind Referee will permit on-the-fly jump calculations for intensely skilled savants and incredible talents. Perhaps tied to math, or psionics, or good AI processors in the skull. I would allow it … Continue reading

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Dimension X – The Outer Limit

The Vilani believe in honouring the ancestors. I am not as deep into the past as they are… but there’s something to be said, to remembering what was done before, the good and the bad. It sets a baseline where … Continue reading

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The World Made for a Child

Shelter tells the story of Rin, a 17-year-old girl who lives her life inside of a futuristic simulation completely by herself in infinite, beautiful loneliness. Each day, Rin awakens in virtual reality and uses a tablet which controls the simulation … Continue reading

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The World That the Children Made

I can definitely see a Ruling House with unusual succession/inheritance traditions. The World That the Children Made Happy life, with the machines Scattered around the room Look what they made, they made it for me Happy technology Outside, the lions … Continue reading

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Black Hole Farming… and Black Hole Bombing

The above video is a fast and reasonably accurate summary of…

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Understanding The Imperial March

Everyone’s Favorite Imperial Theme Song. Actually, I have a stronger interest in Imperial culture, not Imperial military power, so my personal theme remains Peter Buffet’s grand, spacious and serious Nebraska: But if you just like adventure and exploration, it’s better … Continue reading

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Rockefeller Wealth Generation

Sure, moving quickly and being able to see what others missed helps in starting up big timeĀ  wealth generation: but to stay in the big leagues, government connections to back cartels, monopolies, and licensing restrictions “to protect the public” goes … Continue reading

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