Stefiz al-Arabid - also known as: Stefi and CrystalCarbon (a wikia user name). See: CrystalCarbon. Stefi is a computer science student and a close friend of both Charles Parker and Jennifer Van Coak. See also: Stefi
Dexamene Gregores - also known as: PAlbert (a wikia user name), also invents the Lanora (Lani) Beliakoff identity. See: Cellular Civilization: PAlbert. Note: Dexamene initially creates "Lanora" as an alternative identity, then one of her sisters (Tess) is brought to Earth and takes over the "Lanora" identity. Dexamene has a special interest in Stefiz al-Arabid and is an Interventionist. See also: Dexamene.
Charles Parker - Physics major and pre-medical student who is on a university Presidential Scholarship. Also known as: Charlie. See: Charlie
Jennifer Van Coak - President of the student Computing Club. Also known as: Jenny. See: Jenny
Cathy (Catherine O’Neil) - Engineering student and friend of Jenny. See: Cathy
Marisa Bercovich - also known as: Mary. Dorm Council President of the restricted dorm where Dexamene spends a few days. See: Mary
Alfred Lincoln - a robot working with Dexamene Gregores. See: Lincoln
Thomas - a computer science student who inadvertently becomes involved with Dexamene. See: Thomas
Lanora - "Lanora" is an alternative identity created by Dexamene and then adopted by Yasas, one of Dexamene's sisters. See Lanora.
Yasas - the sister of Dexamene and Tess. She takes Charlie off of Earth while playing the role of "Lanora".
Petrif - a robot who works with Andresklo to assist human Interventionists on Earth.
Security Officer Compton - a campus security officer, see the chapter section called Compton.
Security Officer Duncan - a campus security officer
Captain McDonald - Police Captain, City Police. See Lincoln.
Madeline Beliakoff - invented identity, mother of Lanora (played by Tess).
Raul - A third robot working with Dexamene; replaces Alfred. See Robot in black.
See also: Cellular Civilization: Glossary
Here is a map of the chapters:
_> Mary –––––––––––––––––––––> Lincoln / \ / \__> Amelia PAlbert ––––––––––––––––––––> Andresklo / \ \---->Ferace ------> Yasas / \ __----------> Cathy / / \ / \ / / \ / \__________>Tess CC –––> Charlie ––-----–> Stefi \ \ ----------------> Lani \ / \ \ _______---> Jenny –––> Thomas \______> Dexamene
Sunday ----> time flow --> one week in the Fall --> ---------> Saturday
Useful pages for the reader: List of characters and the Glossary. Readers can discuss the story at Talk:Cellular Civilization.
If you want to help write the story, see the meta page (warning: spoilers!).
Key: CC = CrystalCarbon; most of the first chapter is told from the perspective of Stefiz al-Arabid.