Locomotion: The Next Generation

Locomotion: The Next Generation

In “Harnessing the Iron Horse” (Grantville Gazette 7), I speculated about the evolution of the steam locomotive. My focus was principally on what might appear within the first decade after the Ring of Fire. In this article, I will look further along the...
Going Home

Going Home

Suhl For once it was quiet in the garage. G.C. Cooper and his mechanics were eating lunch in the living quarters upstairs, and the drivers, with an audience of admiring young boys, were washing the trucks out in the square. Anse Hatfield took advantage of the moment...
Portrait of Bees in Spring

Portrait of Bees in Spring

“Now this won’t hurt a bit.” Betsy Springer rolled her eyes, remembering the first time she had heard that phrase. Her family doctor had been about to give her a booster shot. Despite what the nurse said, that one had hurt. “Like I really...