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the last chance

Glaring red shirt

Forehead on your lips

Right arm wrapped around my waist

Left hand rested on your back

Vaguely, the headlights of Big Big Bus… 56 more words


Cure is the New Disease - Poisonous divisionals, red-shirts and plums

“They’re dead, Jim.”

Like the red-shirted crewman in the original series of Star Trek*, the poisonous divisional has apparently breathed its last, though in this case in the comfortable home (for the time being) of the Boards of Appeal in the Isar building of the EPO, rather than a few miles outside of Los Angeles at the Vasquez Rocks where pretty much every episode of Star Trek appears to have been partially filmed. 1,277 more words


Be Mine

Just because I don’t have a date this Valentine’s Day doesn’t mean I can’t dress up for it! And when I say dress up I mean dress down because this casual look is everything to me right now. 139 more words


Book Review - Redshirts by John Scalzi

Title: Redshirts

Author: John Scalzi

Format: Hardback

Published: 2012

This book came to me as a recommendation of a co-worker and friend of mine.  He told me that if I liked the TV series Star Trek I would like this book.  470 more words

Book Reviews

Trapped - Friday Fictioneers

Friday Fictioneers is hosted by the wonderful Rochelle, the undisputed master of what I call Sound Bite Fiction.
She sets the weekly challenge, and the standard. 156 more words

Sound Bite Fiction

Red Shirt Application

Hello Space Cadets, today I wanted to take a second to make a call out for Red Shirt Applications!  In every military science fiction book, there are characters whose only role is to die.  144 more words


Weekend Funnies - To Blog-Or Not to Blog... A reference.

To Blog, or Not to Blog… in at least 500 words… (no promises).

Okay people. There are some crazy weird blogs out there. Whatever you do, DO NOT read… 888 more words