Rodin’s Man – January 10, 2017

The framework and characterizations for Rodin’s Man continues to develop.

In the meantime, I want to develop the context of Rodin’s Man’s world.

I thought I’d do that through a series of posts from that world.


Official Notice

– Government of New Dominion

January 10, AW 16

Following unacceptable disturbances at the Nutritional Service in the Borough of City Centre, your Government has ordered its immediate temporary closure. This action will be re-assessed in one week’s time. The service will be re-opened if the situation has been stabilized.

In these difficult times, food is a privilege, not a right.

The Sinter Underground

Security Forces attacked citizens protesting against insufficient amounts and poor quality of food at the local soup kitchen.

The government added to the indignity by thereafter blaming the protesters for the disturbance and then ordering that the facility be temporarily closed.

Once again, government officials and the elite gorge themselves while the populace goes hungry.

Rodin’s Man – “Messianic”

You find yourself on the rooftop of a ruined building in a ruined city on a frosty night. A motley few huddle together to listen to the tinny sounds emanating from a hand-held electronic device.

Transmitting food for their souls, The Poet K unpacks his narrative.

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