@dakinburdick: This is very, very true.
@tigertail: Shadetail nailed it.
@RLRaby: Re: Slaughter, we'll find out soon enough. Re: The Kiln/Viccans, humanity has a verrrrrry nebulous awareness of them, to put it mildly. Re: Future plans, let's just say I love the Drive universe enough such that further stories are starting to percolate past the current 7-year arc. I'm glad you're enjoying the encyclopedia entries!
@agrajag: We are the center of the galaxy. According to us. :)
@pagan: I'm so glad to see more folks giving it a try! That's rad.
@GreatCircle: That's a high compliment, to hear it might top your list! Thanks! Re: The map, Sol is definitely placed in the right spot in the Orion Arm...but you're right: The contrast could definitely stand to be increased!