Dave's ASH Archive - Derek Radner's Private Journal
Spun off into its own page.
Determined to be the first true supervillain of his age, Derek Radner has put
a lot of thought into the philosophy and practicalities of such a pursuit.
Mostly written in 2017, ASH-timeline. Unless otherwise noted, written by
Dave Van Domelen.
- "Villainy": What makes one a villain? October 2017
- "Evil": What's evil? Can one consider themselves
evil? October 2017 entry.
- "Asset": In December 2023, shortly after being
broken out of prison, Derek reflects on one of his life goals.
- "Scrollwork": A vellum scroll written during the
First Century C.E. deals with a timelost Derek's views on the nature of time
travel and paradox.
- "What's In A Name?": Back to the Autumn of 2017, as
Derek muses on the idea of superhero/supervillain codenames and tries to pick
one for himself.
- "Deathtraps": Later in November 2017, Derek muses on
the nature of that most essentially melodramatic of supervillain
accoutrements, the deathtrap.
- "Conquerors": December 2, 2017, Derek considers the
forces that turn a man's fancy to thoughts of world domination.
- "Consorts": October 22, 2018, Derek ponders what
makes for an effective villainous consort.
- "Heroism": November 23, 2017, a companion piece to
the first journal entry, as Derek orders his thoughts prior to faking up a
class assignment on the question of what makes a hero.
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