Monthly Archives: April 2016

The Grand Pilgrimage 17:A Fiery Reception

“Be ready,” Max cautioned them. “I’m going to finish the return spell and release the chains. If I fail, it’s going to attack quickly.” “You don’t have to tell us that,” Sylvie stated. “We know the risk.” Inés turned to … Continue reading

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Voyages of the Cerberus 72: The Cerberus Scarpers

Ophelia helped secure Elijah’s spacesuit before re-fastening the cuffs. She turned to Grace, who had been making adjustments to the Radiant Healer’s tractor beam before having to clear the bay for the shuttle. “How’s it looking?” Ophelia asked. “Theoretically, it … Continue reading

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The Grand Pilgrimage 16: The Monotheists make their move

Inés spent the night peacefully. “Tonight’s the night, huh,” she muttered. She went out to wander around. From a safe distance, Max monitored her movements with a scrying spell. “What’s she doing wandering around town?” Serena wondered. “Sending a message,” … Continue reading

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Voyages of the Cerberus 71: Elijah’s Gambit

Ophelia switched on her communicator. “We’ve got a lot of ships heading our way from all directions and I need options, fast.” “We bring as many people over as we can and destroy the Space Blazer,” Grace’s voice suggested. “That’s … Continue reading

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The Grand Pilgrimage 15: Inés picks a fight

Sylvie leaned back. She’d listened to Inés and Serena recount what they’d been asked and what they’d agreed to without comment. “In other words, we find these guys and bait them into attacking us, right?” she said. “Not quite,” Inés said. … Continue reading

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Voyages of the Cerberus 70: Elijah’s Cargo

“Captain,” Yuri said. “Why is it necessary to remove mister Tawaig’s ill-gotten gains?” “It’s not,” Ophelia said. “But I find it distasteful to help a rich kid plunder things from anyone.” “Is it not risky?” Yuri asked. “Will he still … Continue reading

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The Grand Pilgrimage 14: Max’s Request

“Thank you for the meal,” Sylvie said. “You really are a splendid cook.” “Oh, not at all,” Illyana said. “Don’t be so modest,” Luc said. “You are very good.” She turned to Sylvie. “So, how long are you girls going … Continue reading

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Voyages of the Cerberus 69: Elijah J. Tawaig

He leaned back in his chair. There was a fine mist of smoke on his bridge and the temperature was high enough to be slightly uncomfortable for your average human. He didn’t really notice any more. “Bossss, we have a live … Continue reading

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The Grand Pilgrimage 13: Nightly Plans

Inés and Serena made their way back to the garden. From a distance, they spotted Sylvie sitting with Illyana. The two were engrossed in their conversation. “It seems a pity to interrupt them,” Serena mused. “Sylvie has such a gentle … Continue reading

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