Category Archive: Short stories

Aug 09 2017

#3 DSMV Whiskyjack

Half past two. They were just over twelve hours late, and their captain was nowhere to be found. During the day, the eastern docks of Far Coast were full of traders and miners, and all sorts of contractors and independent transporters, and even a few mercenaries. At that time of the night though, there were …

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Jul 27 2017

#2 DSMV Virginia Outrider

The waters of the Pole were as dark as they were cold. Such a chill could seep and ooze through the hull of any ship on God’s blue Earth, and it could send a shiver down the back of any man of the sea, as rugged as he was. Daring, full-hearted, red-blooded Virginians certainly were …

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Jun 06 2017

#1 ISV Scion of Albion

“Everythin’ stable, cap’n. We’re a wee bit deeper ‘an we should be, but she’ll hold jus’ fine,” the engineer’s voice said through the radio. “Many thanks, Buchanan.” Despite the reassuring tone of his mechanic, the loud creaking noises coming from the hull of his ship were still worrisome to Captain Winston Grey. The ISV Scion …

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