Tag: Post-Apocalyptic

Nuclear Family, Exploded: Ward Moore’s ‘Lot’ and ‘Lot’s Daughter’

Nuclear Family, Exploded: Ward Moore’s ‘Lot’ and ‘Lot’s Daughter’

Mr. Jimmon even appeared elated, like a man about to set out on vacation. “Well folks, no use waiting any longer. We’re all set. So let’s go.” So begins the saga of David Jimmon, the focal point of Ward Moore’s post-nuclear novelettes Lot and Lot’s […]

Pastors of the Apocalypse! Shepherd [aka Cybercity] (1999)

Pastors of the Apocalypse! Shepherd [aka Cybercity] (1999)

It’s after the end of the world (again and again and again). This time the sweet one-two punch of World War III and an ecological catastrophe has turned our blue planet brown, so humanity has fled underground. There our descendants dwell in what looks surprisingly like […]

Phoenix the Warrior: She Wolves of the Wasteland (1988)

The world has been quite destroyed by germ warfare that killed all men and only left a small number of women alive, which is the sort of thing that really does make a further propagation of the human race rather improbable. Somehow, though, thanks to the […]