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Siquijor, Philippines Part 2

I apologize for the lateness of this followup. I’m not staying in a four-star hotel, I’m staying with the people, where WiFi is spotty. The family techie, Eric, has juggled cellphones, simcards, services, and called in favors to arrange an … Continue reading

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Saving A Friend – The Speakeasy

Saving A Friend “Witherspoon!” said Commander Manuba waving impatiently. “Have a seat.” Beside him sat Captain Reese, looking dour. Lieutenant Witherspoon made a conscious effort to walk normally. He couldn’t help feeling nervous. A mere lieutenant being called before the … Continue reading

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Gauntlet Run Pt. 3

Written for Moonshine Grid. This part continues from the previous: https://momusnews.wordpress.com/2014/01/04/gauntlet-run-pt-2/ Genre: Steampunk Gauntlet Run Pt. 3 “Clear for action!” All across the airship, Hail To Thee, airmen scrambled to their battle positions. The Q-ship, a warship disguised as a … Continue reading

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Gauntlet Run – The Speakeasy at Yeah, Write

Gauntlet Run Since electric lights became widely available six years before, the city of Edinshore had taken to the new technology with a vengeance. Captain Hansen thought the lights of the boulevard lit up Great Glenn, the city’s giant clock … Continue reading

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Chummy – Trifecta: Week Eighty-Four

Written for Trifecta: Week Eighty-Four. Story begins after the image. Genre: Science Fiction Word Count: 333 Chummy “I don’t like it,” said Sheriff Jones. He set his beer down on the anachronistic wood table of the colony’s inn. “Oh Mr. … Continue reading

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