Before that too, the coiled copper wire of the fallen, whispering for Adam. Serpents. Rose seeds. Unplumbed wormholes in the garden.
The nature of the word is virus. Binary. Hyperlinked. Self-replicating. It will not rest, in cave nor cache, what began as babble is storm, torrent.
philip kindred got it nailed, the sepsis. Dancing round hospital in wheelchair. Denounced as hack, hacked in turn, Warding off infection with icthys palm.
What began with an apple Scrolled on the Mainframe, vavvavvav, Scripted on the backs of eyelids, Blessed, archived, embedded in host. The voracious appetite to overwrite, 1.1