Gates (Variations)


DateSettingTypePublished
2010-07stand-alone Short StoryGateways, Elizabeth Anne Hull, editor. Hardcover, Tor Books, July 6, 2010


CharactersNotes
Todd Varney;
Roy;
William Gates;
Elmer Haines;
Guy Towers;
Gary Hoberman;
Orren Garvey
Appears in Gateways, an anthology tribute to Fred Pohl.


Summary
A lighthearted speculation: What if nerds DIDN'T get distracted in their technological quests? In this case, an aging William Gates jacks himself into a computer and creates a very familiar world...