Read up, the first part of the Interview with Richard Abbott, author of 'Far from the Spaceports.' To come up, with a concept such as this is a brilliant matter, in itself. It might be all about space and AIs, yet it is not. There are so many sub-plots, and so much more to understand in this book, that you might just not ask, Scotty to Beam you up, after all, and instead ask Richard Abbott to Folks...
How did ‘Far from the Spaceports’ happen? Could you describe the journey?
How did you bring about the two main characters, Mitnash and Slate?
What kind of research did you put in it?
What according to you is different about your book?
How would you relate the lives of characters to the lives today? Especially, today?
How did the entire sequence of events come about, especially the economic fraud in space and human settlers up there?
|Neil Armstrong in 1969. From Wiki|
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