Meet the characters
Mathematician and former US President
Mixed-race canine, poodle-terrier mutt, first female and non-human president of the former United States, theoretical mathematician, educator and humanimaltarian.
Dr. Morningstar is active on the Board of Mice In Space Initiative, Co-inventor of the solar powered space vehicle.
Aboriginal Animal REsearch
Pronounced Styfe, rhymes with knife, named after Steiff German stuffed animals by his former owner.
Steif is a blond Malamute canine, President and founder of the Aboriginal Animal Guild, and husband to Morningstar. Steff helped to found the first mixed-species eco-village outside of Butte Montana with wolves, dogs, and Native American humans.
Steiff founding member of the World Eco-Village Project. A traditional Native American Shaman, Steiff, has also studied Sanskrit and aboriginal non-human languages.
Jazz Mucisian and Drug counceler
Ralph is a grey striped tabby feline . He is best friend to Morningstar and a composer, teacher and musician. Ralph is the Founder of the Pound Freedom Initiative, Fire Walking for Felines (FWF) drug rehabilitation coach, and other personal development programs and books.
Isaac is the founder of the Church of Crow, and The League of Flying Worker. He is a founding member of the Earthworm Soil Regeneration Project, an activist in The Human Population Stabilization Project (HPSP) and The World Eco Village Project.
Medical Doctor & Vetrinarian
Miranda is a Jersey Bovine and the co-inventor of Simu-meat, which saved the lives of many people of all species around the world from slaughter and ended the Mad Cow Wars. Miranda is a founding member of Earthworm Soil Regeneration Project (ESRP), and the creator of the Species Specific Diet and Clinic.
Visiting Professor at MIT
Silvo is the Inventor of Cell Singing for life extension and healing, winner of Nobel Prize for medicine 2076, visiting professor at MIT, co-inventor of Simu-meat and Solar Powered Space Vehicle, active on the Board of Mice in Space Initiative, and Cities in Orbit Coalition (COC).
who we are
Plangent Noise is a series of books including the Rat Sutras, The Book of Crow and memoirs by people who were alive 100 years ago at the time of the awakening.
The mutt dog who ran for president and won, her malamute husband Steiff Peaceful-Tail, her best friend and confident Ralph the jazz-composer-cat, Silvo the rat who invented Cell-Singing and wrote The Rat Sutras, Isaac Crow who founded The Church of Crow, and Dr. Miranda Smith; the cow who won the Noble Prize for medicine. They are all together again for the 100-year anniversary of The Awakening: To read about their speaking tour order your copy of Plangent Noise.