Tag Archives: Science Fiction

First Contract

It is a known fact that humanity made first contact with extra-terrestrials on June 13th, 20XX when an enormous spacecraft appeared over the United Nations Secretariat Building, and a group of twelve alien delegates spoke to the Earth, inviting us … Continue reading

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Ensign’s Log

Ensign Edward Park’s Personal Log-StarDate 8720.73 I have been tasked with transporting Atlas, favorite pet of Captain Buhle of the U.S.S. Centurion. While some of my shipmates have dismissed this is as a dull errand, I see this as an … Continue reading

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Captain’s Log-Supplemental

Here’s the direct link for the account. Tweets by TrekHaiku

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Hailing frequencies open

As my faithful readers know, I have a twitter account where I post a D&D themed haiku on twitter, @D_and_DHaiku. I’m branching out into a new area of nerdy micro-poetry, Star Trek! I will be exploring all of the many … Continue reading

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An Appointment-Arrondissement Part One

The cabbie’s head was a swarm of fireflies and it swayed as he turned to the left. His plethora of eyes insured that he never had an accident. Today had started with clear day rich purple skies, but green clouds … Continue reading

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But then again…

They sat in that evening in late autumn rain, waiting on a rooftop for the saleryman to emerge from the tube station. Mathis checked her gauss rifle to make sure it was still charged. There was an almost zero chance … Continue reading

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Star Trek Spin Offs

This past weekend at San Diego Comic Con they dropped a trailer for the much anticipated Picard show and showed images from the animated show, “Lower Decks.” It’s an exciting time to be a Trek fan but why stop at … Continue reading

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New Kaiju

The latest Godzilla movie, Godzilla, King of the Monsters is full of amazing fights between Kaiju, AKA giant monsters. Hoping to continue the trend, studios have announced the following spin-offs. Godzilla versus Low Self-Esteem- After destroying Tokyo for the umpteenth … Continue reading

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Error, Error

There was an error on my last post that I’d like to address. I have it on good authority that the inertialess drive first appeared in “Triplanetary” published in 1934, not in 1948. I have adjusted my original entry to … Continue reading

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Mad Science and Magic, Together At Last

“Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.” -Arthur C. Clarke The above is very well known and often quoted rule, at least by fans of science fiction and fantasy. And the reason that this bon mot is so often … Continue reading

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