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…
The Roads Remain the Same
A poem by Tyler Golec Where we are matters some Who we are with matters more Until the facade has faded Then you are on a road once more – All roads are the same The places change The people change The road remains the same. – Some know, but some are lost. But we…
A Path After the Road
A short story by Tyler Golec Halfway through June, the sun was hot and the boy and girl were sweating hard as they ran up the road. Their faces could have been the same, siblings with long dark hair. The brother, older by a year, led their charge up the mountain road. The promise of…
Free Write 2/25/2023: A Saturday
I planned for so much to happen today, this specific Saturday in late February. I would write and I would write and I would write. I guess I am semi-succeeding. Just not in the big plans type of way.
Wednesday isn’t a great day Yesterday was worse, but Wednesday is false hope Do you think you can have a nice morning Productive and relaxing? yesterday was a bad day Wednesday is supposed to be a little bit better
Free Write 2/20/2023: Influence
In terms of art and entertainment, I think back to first reading Harry Potter with my mom, to reading them as fast as could on my own. I remember watching Lord of the Rings and immediately devouring the books. I read dozens of Animorph novels and most of the Redwall series.
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.
Chasing the Sun
There are things in this life worth chasing Hope, a distant sunset, ever fading Only the chase keeps it alive How fast must you be To fight against the light’s fading How much heart you must have To chase what is leaving, never had
Tides of Europa
“You are embedded into the crust of a moon, surrounded by hundreds of kilometers of earth and ocean. After that, it’s seventeen kilometers of ice before you can see the cosmos again,” Raina said softly to herself, only her assistant heard her. More loudly she said, “Dr. Adams, have the drones scan the tissue of…