Halting the Reaper (The Stasis Stories #4) by Laurence Dahners
English | 2020 | Sci – Fi | ePUB | 2.8 MB
I write science fiction. I’ve mostly published on Amazon since I love the Kindle. A lot of readers communicated with me and other readers on the Amazon Author’s Forums, but those don’t seem to be getting much support any more and there have been a lot of complaints.
In this 4th story, Kaem has been treated with gene therapy for the
anemias that made him so weak. In combination with his extraordinary memory, his newfound physical fitness is letting him perform at a high level in a karate class.
The company he, Arya Vaii, and Gunnar Schmidt founded to commercially develop his time-stopping discovery is starting to make money. Currently their profits come from their use of the phenomenal physical properties of a time-stopped segment of space-time to build rockets.
But people are also clamoring to use Kaem’s invention to stop time for those who are dying. Not just the ones who want to skip a few years until there’s a cure for their disease, but also the patients in critical condition who will die for the lack of blood, or for the lack of the right surgeon, or because there are too many sick patients for the hospital to save them all.
Oh, and they’re still working on their plans for a space elevator…