The fifth dimension

Satu S Hlinovsky skanervi at
Thu Apr 5 13:51:57 EDT 2001

On Thu, 5 Apr 2001 Philip.Belben at wrote:
> What words have people encountered for directions orthogonal to all four
> ordinary dimensions?
> C S Lewis:  Andwards and Eckwards  (in "The Dark Tower")
> DWJ:  Ayewards and Naywards
> Greg Bear:  Ana and Kata  (in "Tangents")

I encountered these words (ana and kata) in Sleator's "The Boy Who
reversed himself" But having never before heard of Greg Bear I am not
the person to say who influenced whom...

But interesting happenstance, anyway ;)

-Satu Hlinovsky-

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