" Fact Core: “Steam locomotives generate around 6,000 horsepower, or 6 elephant power. Only steam powered servants should travel at 60 mph, as at these speeds the human brain will explode.”
Wheatley: “Now, now I don’t want to panic anyone but there might be a slight problem coming up with the track ahead being a little bit not there. …it’s okay, it’s okay, I’ve got a plan!”
Adventure Core: “Well, why don’t ya just leave it to me, Sir Richard Barnibus Linconsford the 4th! Why, there was this one time when I was adventuring through darkest Africa, my trusty pistol in one hand and a tiger on the other…”
Space Core: “Bored of trains now. Wanna ride a horse. Wanna ride a horse wanna ride a horse." ”
For the past year my partner, Michael, has worked tirelessly on his book, The End of Absence. It’s about being a part of the last generation to know what it’s like before and after the advent of the internet. To read more about it click here. It’s a brilliant premise and on top of being an insightful piece of work it’s also full of humour.
At the back of the book there’s a glossary full of terms related to this topic, one of which I’ve done an illustration to. Hope you enjoy the illo and that perhaps it helps to entice you to pick up the book this fall. I don’t think you’ll regret it.