Category Archives: Original fiction

Fiction: Tareidos Beyond the Edge of the World-Ice

A legend of Zarmina As told by Posaredes the Storyteller, this account was discovered by the great archaeological expedition of 1217, among other famously well-preserved artifacts on display in the National Museum of Geshan.

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Fiction: High Orbit

This story has one purpose: to build on this entry to demonstrate how a space battle might actually play out. It has the thinnest of plots and the flattest of characters. My goal was to be as “hard” in the … Continue reading

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Fiction: Between Wrecks

A loner on a skiff, drifting through the Burial Grounds in search of ancient derelicts to salvage, reveals a secret of Galactic importance. This story serves as exposition for the Cathedral Galaxy universe.  (Warning: this character curses a lot.)

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Fiction: Legend of the First Tribe

The creation myth of the Oghuran nomads, which features prominently in the first segment of the Books of Gur.

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Fiction: Crystal

The population of a planet responds to the appearance of strange alien life-forms.

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Fiction: Hunter’s Justice

A government agent pursues a terrorist through the technological jungle of the future Earth – but her mission has become personal.

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Fiction: Moonrise

The beach; late on a cool, tropical night.  As the moon inches above the horizon of the sea, an elder tells legends to young children.

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