Once upon a time in the future
There were computers who fell in love with their owners, good and evil e-beasts roaming the internet, a mother and daughter bound by a shared gift of psychic power, and a young girl who seeks adventures in the world outside her gated utopian community.
The time is the Middle Machine Age; the place is the Reunited States. A second civil war tore it apart; now it is uneasily mended.
Throughout everything, people do what they have always done: adapt, adapt, adapt to their circumstances. Every now and then they make a run for daylight.
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