Tony Grist (poliphilo) wrote,
Tony Grist
poliphilo

Men Like Gods: H.G. Wells

Wells perpetrated a lot of Utopias. This one dates from the early 1920s and is up to speed on quantum theory.  A dozen representative earthlings- including a political adventurer modelled, not altogether lovingly, on Winston Churchill- get bounced into a nearby universe- and proceed to make asses to themselves. 
Subscribe

  • On Mature Reflection

    I dreamed I'd co-authored a book about how I came to leave the Church. I was leafing through the finished article and finding it very glum. My…

  • Earworms And Rain

    Binge-listening to variant versions of Matty Groves/Little Musgrave means I now have it as an ear worm. It could be worse; it could be the Birdy…

  • Matty Groves

    I'm sure there's a version where the husband cuts his wife's head off and kicks it against the wall but I can't find it. Did I make…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 0 comments