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Looking for Truth in a Wild Blue Yonder by

Looking for Truth in a Wild Blue Yonder by Ken Scholes
It's cool that both the story and the art were collaborations. Same for the companion piece, The Starship Mechanic.


2009 - Greg Manchess - Jay Lake - Ken Scholes - Stephan Martiniere - Tor.com -


  • Other: origin of the story
  • Podcast: Tor.com
  • Read Online: Tor.com
  • Other: About the Art
  • Parent Works




    The Big Ice
    by Ruth Nestvold
    Clockwork Fairies by Cat Rambo

    Bone Island
    by Shannon Page
    Betrayer of Worlds by Larry Niven
    The Starship Mechanic by Ken Scholes
    Escapement by Jay Lake
    Mainspring by Jay Lake
    A Weeping Czar Beholds the Fallen Moon by Ken Scholes
    Multireal by David Louis Edelman

    Lost for Words
    by Kenneth Yu
    If Dragon's Mass Eve Be Cold And Clear by Ken Scholes

    A Long Walk Home
    by Jay Lake

    The Second Gift Given
    by Ken Scholes
    Ragnarok by Paul Park
    Elantris by Brandon Sanderson
    Steampunk by
    Canticle by Ken Scholes

    The Stars Do Not Lie
    by Jay Lake

    Summer in Paris, Light from the Sky
    by Ken Scholes

    Electric Velocipede

    The Fermi Paradox Is Our Business Model by Charlie Jane Anders
    Geosynchron by David Louis Edelman

    by Gay Partington Terry
    The Year's Best Science Fiction: Twenty-Eighth Annual Collection  by
    Uncle Flower's Homecoming Waltz by Marissa Lingen
    Suicide Kings by
    Scratch Monkey by Charles Stross

    Lone Star Stories

    Grail-Diving in Shangrilla with the World's Last Mime
    by Ken Scholes
    The Courtship of the Queen by Bruce McAllister

    Moon Moon Moon
    by Kim Newman

    Edward Bear and the Very Long Walk
    by Ken Scholes
    The Desecrator by Steven Brust
    Identity Theft and Other Stories by
    Time Considered as a Series of Thermite Burns in No Particular Order by Damien Broderick
    An Autumn War by Daniel Abraham

    Fantasy Magazine

    The Weight of History, the Lightness of the Future
    by Jay Lake
    Making My Entrance Again With My Usual Flair by Ken Scholes
    A Memory of Wind by Rachel Swirsky
    Triggers by Robert J. Sawyer
    Panverse One by
    Pleasure Model by Christopher Rowley
    Escape Pod by

    In Bloom
    by Caspian Gray
    What Doctor Gottlieb Saw by Ian Tregillis