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Getting to Know You

Jun 26, 2019, 7:52pm by sail3695

The shuddering roar stopped. Now free of the atmosphere’s grip, Lunar Veil’s trek became a silent glide into the black. The primary drive spun up in syncopation with the rhythmic thrum ...

The El Vee greets the sun

Jun 25, 2019, 10:47pm by wanderingwolf

“Sister Lyen,” Jacy greeted the woman. “I half expected to see you in pink lace. Were you able to find a purchase at the novelty shop befitting your personal dimensions of comfort? ...

Haddies Up!

Jun 25, 2019, 4:26pm by Largehobbit

"Haddie!, Haddie, come see." Gill called over to his sister who was just rousing from her nap. She had slept through take off, a testament to just how tired she had been. Rolling over and si ...

Death, Deceit, and Droggies

Jun 24, 2019, 6:11pm by sail3695

Kate Russokova was wearing her new identity quite well. As the widow Yeva Schnabel, she’d thickened her accent and inserted generous dollops of Yiddish as a means to avoid any lengthy con ...

The Conversation

Jun 21, 2019, 11:14am by sail3695

After seeing the coffin securely framed and strapped into its’ place, Marisol hurried to the engine room. Things were as she’d left them; the main drive was spinning happily on its’ g ...

Bye Bye Valentine

Jun 20, 2019, 9:19pm by Blitzen

The Captain removed his hat, and Riley stood in a relaxed stance as the coffin was loaded aboard. Both sets of eyes darted back and forth watching the activity, the new engineer having had D ...

Down, but not out.

Jun 20, 2019, 2:35pm by Esimed

Jacy considered Dorian for a moment while she drummed her fingers on the box. That was twice she asked Dorian Adler to bring her into his confidence and twice that he'd politely told her to ...

DOA

Jun 20, 2019, 12:01pm by sail3695

Though it had taken a mild coating of dust on its’ trip through the dockyard, the hearse still gleamed an elegant black as it came to a silent halt at the cargo bay ramp. As two men in mo ...

Mum's the Word?

Jun 19, 2019, 6:30pm by sail3695

Dorian smiled at the questioning. "Who knows?" he chuckled amiably. "While Ah profess tah know very little of this life, Ah do think Ah understand tha ways of hornets, at least well enough ...

Getting Worked Over

Jun 19, 2019, 2:05pm by Esimed

“Oh yes, Mistress Lucretia and her staff know just where to poke a man to make him squeal. Is there anything more beautiful than a willing partner tied to a chair while they’re worked ov ...

The Picture of Dorian Adler

Jun 18, 2019, 10:57pm by sail3695

"Excuse me?" The question caught him completely unawares. He reached into a drawer adjacent to her impromptu perch to remove a hand mirror. Dorian held it up, taking in his own reflection ...

Give up the Deets

Jun 18, 2019, 8:03pm by Esimed

Jacy gave the man an award winning smile and handed back to him the box of molars. "You are very welcome, Doctor. So who has been punching you in the face and why?" ...

Prescriptions

Jun 18, 2019, 5:12pm by sail3695

Dorian listened. And listened. And listened some more. He folded his arms, tilted his head first to one side and then the next in order to stretch the muscles of his neck. He lande ...

The ship is BUZZING with Activity

Jun 18, 2019, 12:03pm by Esimed

Jacy hopped up on the metal counter, immediately regretting the decision as cold rolled steel pressed against the underside of her bare legs. And if Dorian had just sterilized every surface ...

Flying Nun

Jun 18, 2019, 10:14am by wanderingwolf

The Lunar Veil was a sight for sore eyes. It had felt like days since she'd seen her. It stood proud and tall even among the other larger and more sophisticated ships. The customary chair an ...

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