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Space Dancer Beware

Write a new post in response to today’s one-word prompt.

Space Dancer Beware

I have a rather thorny issue, it finds me on the horns of a dilemma so to speak. 724 more words


Book review: Death's End by Liu Cixin

Death’s End by Liu Cixin

My rating: 5 of 5 stars

As dark as the stellar forest it exists in, this is a fantastic creation. It’s view of how humans, and other races, can be casually cruel and self-destructive, is balanced by the cliche beauty of a far simpler message: all you need is love (and light speed ships). 17 more words

Sidereal Atlas

It would be possible to chart a course for a planet in another galaxy, only to find out its star had already gone supernova before we had even begun our journey.   195 more words

Clay and Rachel six nines past the decimal

from Homeward by Night, the second of the Bluehorse trilogy


Floating naked in their combined Ghost, Rachel and Clay played five games of Set, and the result was three wins for Rachel and two for Clay. 1,425 more words

How possible is Star Wars? Episode I: Is faster-than-light travel possible?

May 4, 2017

Back in 1977, a movie inspired people to dream of a galaxy far, far away. It also caused a lot of kids to demand their parents buy a seemingly never-ending stream of action figures. 881 more words