age of the sun

  • A Sequel to THE TIME MACHINE?

    beaten brass rings and a wrought iron spike spiralling down into the center of an orange vortex.
  • The Fading Sun (Part 1)

    A red sky over a cobblestone road that leads past alien plants toward a land of lava. Here I begin a series of essays on the scientific and other inspirations of the cosmos in which Mr. Hodgson's speculative fiction takes place, by looking at The Night Land, The House on the Borderland, and H.G. Wells' The Time Machine. Part 1 concentrates on The Time Machine.