Now for something completely different: in this crossover post with Staircase Spirit, a site I write in collaboration with my wife Denise, we did a little experiment and trained a neural network to write more of the draft of The Gifts of Darkness. The verdict: nevermind the robots, it looks like I'm not going to be replaced by an algorithm anytime soon. (Sigh...)
The article also features drawings of some of my favorite machine-generated passages, such as the one above! You can read it in its entirety over here.