Edited by C.R. Dudley


Ten exciting, thought-provoking science fiction stories exploring the relationship between cutting-edge technology and the human psyche.

What would it mean for an artificial brain to become conscious? Is awareness always tethered to the body? Could we ever accept a virtual reality as our own? Perhaps our minds already have more impact on the fabric of reality than we realise...


Stephen Oram - Chimy and Chris
J.R. Staples-Ager - Little Thief
Thomas Cline - Limited Infinity
Vaughan Stanger - Dreamtime
Sergio 'ente per ente' Palumbo - The Weight of Your Mind
Jonathan D. Clark - The Video
Ellinor Kall - The DreamCube Thread
Ava Kelly - Luz Beyond the Glass
Peter Burton - Every Aspect of Every Recollection
Juliane Graef - Ancestors

Vast: Stories of Mind, Soul and Consciousness in a Technological Age