Independence for the Lunar Union
In July of Earth year Spatio Annus 30, the Lunar Union declared independence from the UNE. Even with the support of the Peacekeepers, there was violence after the voting. The remaining UNE loyalists claimed Ganymede 3 and held for a year. Jack jumped over the cement barricade under a hail of ammunition raining into the…
We Will Have The Stars: The LUE-System
She couldn’t believe it. As they fought, the project was becoming more and more closely connected to her LUE-System. He wasn’t able to take control of it, but he was for sure, compatible with it. She let him unknowingly sync himself with the LUE-System. Fighting, the project was more than close enough to the golden…
Free Write 2/17/2023: A Place to Wait
Hiding away in someone else’s home. Not a burden, not a bother, but it’s not your home. Maybe once it was. But, you have always been restless here. It isn’t a bad place. It is nice and it is quiet. But, it is not your home.
Free Write 2/14/2023: Valentine’s Day in Western Massachusetts
Agent search interrupted by a dog walk. A better interruption than most. Dog walks are good for thinking. A sunny and warm Valentine’s Day, perfect for the dog park.
Free Write, 2/11/2023: Thoughts on a Novel
I have been drunk in bizarre places, not getting the language, and solving the problem with a bottle of wine. Or, was it rum? Perhaps a long island iced tea served at hooka lounge somewhere in Taipei.
Their Battle For, Part III: Escaping Atmosphere
It seemed the LU had enhanced human programs too. He could feel her, within her craft. She was beyond that of the UNE’s Enhanced Pilots, she was like him. But, she was beyond him. He was limited to his body, an enhanced chemistry project as it was. She was only limited by what humans could…
Free Write 2/9/2023: Black Coffee and Sci-Fi
Black coffee and sci-fi, that’s the plan for the day.
Free Write 2/6/2023
My first thought was anger. My second thought was pride. I guess there was a third, a burning wrath, built up from all those failures.
You are the enemy, at your own gate
Taitung – Da Fang Tea House
About a week ago I returned from my trip from Taitung in south eastern Taiwan. It’s a 3 hour train ride from my home in Jiaoxi and 4 hours from Taipei. The reason for this trip was that I was invited to visit Da Feng Tea House. There I was kindly shown around both their…