Mlok 5 transforms thoughts about society, technology and (artificial) mind into stories and essays. These are published anonymously, partly as an experiment (can a faceless author find a way to readers? what are the limits of internet privacy?), and partly because of the feeling of comfort and freedom.


Mlok 5 has the following works available at Clarkesworld:

An Instance

FICTION by Mlok 5, translated by Julie Nováková in Issue 179 – August 2021

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