Gregory Baker

‘Twas the Day After Christmas

‘Twas the Day After Christmas

‘Twas the day after Christmas and all through the home, Sounded the screech of the alarm, causing the father to moan. A holiday so sacred, new memories so sweet, Why must it fall in the middle of the week?   The father, he stirred, “I must tend to my shop.” The sandman gave a push, […]

A Riff in Space-Time

A Riff in Space-Time

“Captain, we’ve been pulled into an alternate dimension due a riff in the space-time continuum.” If you heard it once, you’ve heard it a thousand times. It’s the trump card of science fiction. No matter how ridiculous or contrived, any plot line can be restored to order through a simple tear of the space-time fabric. […]

Time For a Change

Time For a Change

“We understand that governments have a duty to protect their citizens. But this summer’s revelations highlighted the urgent need to reform government surveillance practices worldwide. The balance in many countries has tipped too far in favor of the state and away from the rights of the individual — rights that are enshrined in our Constitution. […]