ANIMA: a novel about Second Life by Dalian Hansen
Approx. 33,810 words.
Published on April 8, 2010 by
Ben Tao is the avatar of a fired programmer who hacks the virtual computer world of Second Life. His software exploit opens a dark wormhole that creates both a time travel paradox and a conflict between real and digital realities. In his rush for greed he uncovers a secret that affects all of humanity.