Sep 1, 2014, 7:49am
“I know we all have our skeletons in our closets but it’s different when you’re a GELF doc. We aren’t seen as humans so we are often treated as second class citizens. For a l ...
Aug 29, 2014, 10:49pm
(From here on, speech with * instead of speech marks is in Ssalan)
*Hello my friends!* Jamie called. The language was pretty simple, not having a huge number of different words for ...
Aug 29, 2014, 5:13pm
Evelina was doing her best to put on a brave face for her situation. Eventually the module landed and they had to scavenge for supplies and leave before any welcoming party found the ...
One is the Loneliest Number
Aug 28, 2014, 12:28pm
Dressed in her old field medic fatigues, Jade was quadruple checking her pack, stored in one of the lower decks of the Starbug when the missile lock occurred. She was thrown against the bulk ...
The Master Monk
Aug 26, 2014, 2:28pm
In actual fact, it took another twenty minutes of almost constant carping and moaning before the nose of command module scraped the bed rock in the shallows of the beach and a reliev ...
Aug 25, 2014, 1:13pm
"Well, this is nice, isn't it?"
Jay regarded Cass with no little scepticism
"You sure about that?" he asked
"No! I feel like shit! Are we any nearer the fucking shore?"
The constant bobb ...
Friends and Uneasy Alliances
Aug 25, 2014, 11:11am
The smoking remains of one of Starbug’s spherical sections smouldered in a shallow muddy crater, dirt and earth thrown up all around and splintered trees showing the descent pattern. The m ...
Three Degrees of Seperation
Aug 20, 2014, 8:56pm
Jay fired up the cockpits thrusters, while the two larger sections fell away, and parachutes unfurled from under hatches on the hull and they floated harmlessly ground-wards – the ...
Aug 20, 2014, 6:08pm
"I get that" Jay nodded "I - Whoops. We've got a lock on us..."
He banked the Starbug sharply to the right
"No, wait" Cass spoke up "We've got more - two, three, five... multiple i ...
Aug 20, 2014, 10:00am
Wrapping a large towel tightly around her, Cass tucked the leftover corner in just above her bust and turned to push the bathroom door open. The rush of cool air that greeted her from outsid ...
Back To The Grind
Aug 19, 2014, 10:31pm
"Ok everyone." the comm system crackled into life across the ship as Jay addressed everyone. "This is a prototype system, so there's no telling how it will interact with everything w ...
Aug 14, 2014, 5:13pm
A hovering cargo truck glided down along a dirt path below a rocky outcrop, its engines kicking up dust as it sped along. Plisken lay crouched on the outcrop, his battered and bruised body c ...
Fernandos or Bust
Aug 12, 2014, 4:19pm
"A quantum tunnel inside a negative higgs field..." Jamie mused out loud as all the technical people on the 'Dwarf at around a meeting room table.
"yeah, my thoughts exactly." Cass reiter ...
Aug 7, 2014, 5:38pm
“I found this.” He handed Cass a tablet, she read the screen.
“She was one of the engineers who helped build the Sovereign?”
“15 years after I left her behind. According ...
Aug 5, 2014, 6:33pm
“Now, you said that I need think; but I thought alright – I thought like Brittany instead of like me and now...” her voice cracked and it was a moment or two before she could c ...