What science fiction author best describes the world we live in now?Charlie Jane Anders7/30/13 7:00pmFiled to: open channelbookswritingphilip k. dickfuturism3977EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkThe world has moved so fast, our nightmares and fantasies can barely keep up. Science fiction becomes alternate history, or just plain history, at the blink of an eye. But which science fiction author really captures the world we live in today? AdvertisementPlease include a book cover or some other illustration, so we can see for ourselves.Top image: Cover art for The Three Stigmata of Palmer Eldritch, by Philip K. Dick. artwork by Chris Moore.