The Bottleneck Years by H.E.Taylor – Chapter 72

The Bottleneck Years by H.E. Taylor Chapter 71 Table of Contents Chapter 73 Chapter 72 No Miracles, April 30, 2059 All that winter and spring, the sunshield count slowly increased. We passed 3,000, but nothing changed on Earth. Methane levels were still rising. Drought, flood and fire were constant. Grain reserves were less than a … Continue reading The Bottleneck Years by H.E.Taylor – Chapter 72

The Bottleneck Years by H.E.Taylor – Chapter 71

The Bottleneck Years by H.E. Taylor Chapter 70 Table of Contents Chapter 72 Chapter 71 Decision Point, February 23, 2059 At UNGETF things were getting worse. Our Earthside measures were not working. Methane and carbon dioxide levels were still rising. There were a lot of grim faces around. I put those concerns aside and turned … Continue reading The Bottleneck Years by H.E.Taylor – Chapter 71

The Bottleneck Years by H.E.Taylor – Chapter 69

The Bottleneck Years by H.E. Taylor Chapter 68 Table of Contents Chapter 70 Chapter 69 Engagement, February 1, 2059 As I walked home from the station, it started to snow --- a wet, big-flaked snow which seemed entirely appropriate. By the time I got home, I was soaked to the skin and shivering uncontrollably. Edie … Continue reading The Bottleneck Years by H.E.Taylor – Chapter 69

The Bottleneck Years by H.E.Taylor – Chapter 67

The Bottleneck Years by H.E. Taylor Chapter 66 Table of Contents Chapter 68 Chapter 67 The Body, January 18, 2059 I put off planning the funeral because I had no idea when Matt's body was going to arrive. Relations between the North and South American continents are not exactly smooth. You could say that, except … Continue reading The Bottleneck Years by H.E.Taylor – Chapter 67