Fringe Elements #5: Winter’s Warning

An announcement before we dive into the episode proper–some of you may remember a little endeavor of mine called Loremageddon. I’m ditching the pretensions to it having anything to do with NaNoWriMo, but otherwise? That sucker’s making a comeback this month of November! There are huge portions of the broader Twin Spirals cosmology–not to mention […]

Bird’s Eye View #1: Shipping Not Included (V2)

Alright, so this was supposed to be posted Tuesday at 11 AM but this week has been a sleep-deprived comedy of errors. Then I tried to post it behind schedule yesterday, but despite having read in the past that WordPress treats new posts of old drafts as new posts, it didn’t do any such thing. […]

Hot Snap: A Future-Fantasy War Story, Part 2/4

A bit belated because yours truly was unexpectedly caught up in errands today! Without further pause, I present to you the next 1440-odd words of “Hot Snap!” (Previous Part Here) There were abandoned gun-nests here and there, some magnetic artillery pieces in stony casemates char-hammered during the first landings, but no OpFor. After six hours, […]

Whispers of the Starkin: The Io Incident, #2

(Last Entry Here) …facility’s reactor went critical, but most of the facility remains intact. We do not have an explanation for this. The remains of the reactor room itself and small portions of the surrounding facility–including, it seems, the Project databases–are still molten. This would have been Specialist Illowen’s job to understand, but you may […]