The Unfinished Fable of the Sparrows

Nick Bostrom prefaced his 2014 book SuperIntelligence: Paths, Dangers, Strategies with a chilling parable illustrating how foolhardy humanity's pursuit of strong, recursively self-improving general AI is without FIRST considering how to control & motivate it.

I'm really happy with how this one turned out. Hopefully it helps with the Control Problem!