Work in Progress: World Without Work

I’m just getting started on a novel classified as speculative fiction or sci fi, with a tinge of medical thriller.

Synopsis: In the near future, we no longer need to work. Artificial Intelligence systems have integrated fully, relieving humanity from all burdens:  farming, medicine, childcare, everything. Until a new disease creeps into Taylor’s city. The AIs fail to act and human physicians haven’t existed for generations. To save her sister from this unknown plague, Taylor must solve this medical mystery by reviving the old traditions of learning, investigating, and experimenting.

Here’s how I envision Taylor:

A bit of inspiration for this future world:

And some background research on what we can expect in the near future:

If you had unlimited free time, what would you do with it? And how long could you do it before you’d get bored?

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