Weekly Drabble: ‘Dust – Command and Control’ and new prompt thread

This week's drabble prompt comes from stratomunchkin with 'a compassionate enemy' and gives us a return to the Dust setting. As the Conglomerate and Alliance captains have their own talk, the imprisoned Alliance soldiers are treated to a bit of a chat from their guards. Or, at least, the clear outsider in the group is...… Continue reading Weekly Drabble: ‘Dust – Command and Control’ and new prompt thread

The Last Angel: Ozymandias, Chapter 5

With the votes from my patrons tallied, the month’s second update of my various works is here: a new chapter of Ozymandias. In this chapter, Harper is struggling to recover from the bombshell Adrianna just dropped on her. It’s not an easy thing to discover you’re more closely connected to the galaxy’s most infamous terrorist… Continue reading The Last Angel: Ozymandias, Chapter 5

Children of Heaven: Choir of Silence, Chapter 8

The thought of allowing a Confed ship to put his own, no matter what she looked like, in its sights was not something that Goldstein would have ever accepted graciously before, but right now he was prepared to accept the Concords’ little games if it meant a meal not served from ration packs and water that didn’t come from an alien reclamation system. “Let her come in; we’ve got nothing to worry about. Tell the flight pods to prepare for boarding; they’ll want to put in an appearance.” He should feel relieved, but that uncertain feeling was still there.

Children of Heaven: Choir of Silence, Chapter 7

Goldstein licked his lips. Something wasn’t right. He didn’t know what, but he could feel it. His grandfather, a sea-farmer through and through, had been able to predict storms as if by magic; he’d been a part of the oceans so long that he’d developed a sixth sense about them. The senior captain felt that way now. There was nothing before his ship but empty space and the slowly growing, banded sphere of Hyperion Meta. Everything was quiet, but that silence felt wrong.

The Last Angel: The Hungry Stars, Chapter 20

The saga of The Last Angel continues with an update for The Hungry Stars. In this chapter, Yunl’ro is planning how to proceed with the task set before her, as discussions on Nibiru start with a reminder of what the Loeague can expect from the Compact’s mercies, as both sides consider their next move and… Continue reading The Last Angel: The Hungry Stars, Chapter 20