Monthly Archives: January 2017

Voyages of the Cerberus 112: The purpose of painful memories

“Gotta say,” Allison said. “You look so much  better with the skin.” Yuri ran her fingers over the synthetic flesh. “You stated that you still loved me even without it,” Yuri said. “I do,” Allison said. “I’d love you no … Continue reading

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The Grand Pilgrimage 55: Misgivings

Serena and Sylvie struck together. Sylvie’s rapier pierced from below, slicing into the eagle’s throat. While Serena struck from above. Her tonfa slamming its crown. Thus fell the second eagle. Inés flew Blitz towards the oncoming group. The remaining seven … Continue reading

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Voyages of the Cerberus 111: Locked Engineering

Allison moved quietly towards Engineering. Inside, she knew, was Yuri. Damaged, possibly permanently, undergoing repair. She reached a shaking hand towards the door. It wouldn’t open. Locked? “You won’t get in there.” Allison turned towards the voice. Lucy was behind … Continue reading

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The Grand Pilgrimage 54: the War Begins

Inés slammed the door open. “Wake up, Ladies and Gent!” she cried. “We’re under attack!” “What’s attacking and how many?”  Sylvie asked, donning her armour. “Caucasian eagles,” Inés answered. “And there also seem to be some  chimeras and ladons on the … Continue reading

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Voyages of the Cerberus 110: Mission Accomplished, but at what cost?

Grace went to work, opening Yuri’s brain case and meticulously going through the repairs.  Her diagnostic equipment ran beside her. She wondered if this was what it was like for her elder brother when he examined a patient. Studying the … Continue reading

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The Grand Pilgrimage 53: The One to Lead Them

It didn’t take long for everyone to return to examine the divinely made weapons that had been left by Athena. Lilac chose a pair of bagh nakh with long, sharp blades. Wilfred selected a  zweihänder. “Are you going to take … Continue reading

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Voyages of the Cerberus 109: Tragedy & Triumph

Kat did her best to manoeuvre the shuttle between Yuri and as many of  the turrets as she could. Bullets sprayed across the hull. Kat lowered her body, hoping that the shuttle wouldn’t go down. She opened the hatch. Yuri … Continue reading

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The Grand Pilgrimage 52: Frenzied Queen

“Not like that,” Sylvie said. “You want to tighten your stance. You’ve got too many openings.” “Can’t I just scratch wildly at the enemy until they get turned to shreds?” Lilac asked. “Not if you want to survive,” Sylvie said. … Continue reading

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Voyages of the Cerberus 108: Attack on the Base

“The tractor beam won’t hold up under those conditions for a long period,” Grace reported. “But it will last long enough for your plan.” “Thanks,” Kat said. “We’ll begin the operation asap. Yuri, are you ready?” “I will fulfill my … Continue reading

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