"... exploring the intersections of
Love and Beliefs
in times of Adversity..."
In The Web - 2011 PUBLISHED in Jupiter SF #34
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Set in the Isle of Thanet in south-east England, this story collates some ideas that have been brewing in me over the past few years. Thanet is a
very deprived area of the UK but its urgent need for help doesn't seem to penetrate far enough into civil society. The towns and villages are
home to some lovely people but the decline of most forms of primary economic activity is slowly rotting the area from the core out.
People in Thanet must wonder sometimes if the wider world cares about them - in this story one privileged man has to confront his prejudices
about these people. How will that experience change him?
Here are some original concept drawings for this story: