Sydney author Robert Carrick’s novel CLOUDLESS LOVE … IN THE TIME OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE is based on a conceived technological upheaval that occurs in Australia in 2035, causing mayhem.
The novel was conceived during the Covid pandemic lockdowns of 2020-21 and completed in 2023. By then, real life was mimicking art as Australia was beset by large-scale technological security breaches, with society dominated by the Cloud, and Artificial Intelligence part of our daily lives.
In addition to writing, Robert plays trombone in a Sydney band and is a songwriter and audio engineer.
Robert is a regular member of Sydney School of Arts & Humanities (SSOA) weekly writing groups: https://www.ssoa.com.au/
In addition to completing the novel, he has contributed short stories to the SSOA blog as well as the SSOA Impressions magazine.
His published stories include:
The colour blue – a personal impression: https://www.ssoa.com.au/post/the-colour-blue-a-personal-impression
Christmas compliments and gratitude: https://www.ssoa.com.au/post/christmas-means-compliments-and-gratitude
Grand bonding in the name of God: https://www.ssoa.com.au/post/grand-bonding-in-the-name-of-god