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Darkship Revenge – Snippet 10

Darkship Revenge – Snippet 10 Broom it! Earth even under the Good Men Regime, where theoretically about fifty men split all the power of the Earth and its resources between them, had always been fairly chaotic. A Good Man would … Continue reading

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1636: Mission To The Mughals – Snippet 23

1636: Mission To The Mughals – Snippet 23 Surat, Palace Of The Diwan “Well, shiiiit…” John said, drawing out the word. The principles of the USE mission been sweating for hours in the courtyard, waiting for Diwan Kashif to see … Continue reading

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Gods of Sagittarius – Snippet 10

Gods of Sagittarius – Snippet 10 CHAPTER 6 “This is Gadraxpath Grendel’s Mother, formerly known as Naccor Jute Vessel Kurryoccoc, notifying whatever agents of the Envacht Lu might be present in the system that we are approaching the wormhole terminus … Continue reading

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Gods of Sagittarius – Snippet 09

Gods of Sagittarius – Snippet 09 “Just ‘magic’, please. The phrase ‘actual magic’ is tautological.” “Only if magic exists.”

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Darkship Revenge – Snippet 09

Darkship Revenge – Snippet 09 It was all I needed.  They’d taken the burner I’d carried, of course, but thank heavens for small favors, scientists are not usually trained in searching women for weapons.  Or, be fair, searching women.  If … Continue reading

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1636: Mission To The Mughals – Snippet 22

1636: Mission To The Mughals – Snippet 22 PART II Fall, 1634 Some bore the story to their king: “A mighty creature of our race, In monkey form, has reached the place.” Chapter 13 Surat, River Tapti September, 1634 “Right … Continue reading

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1636: Mission To The Mughals – Snippet 21

1636: Mission To The Mughals – Snippet 21 As if sensing Dara’s thoughts were upon him, Dara’s grandfather turned from watching the slaves collect carcasses and approached Dara. Talawat bowed and silently withdrew a few paces, giving them some privacy.

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Gods of Sagittarius – Snippet 08

Gods of Sagittarius – Snippet 08 CHAPTER 5 Occo didn’t go far to set up her own camp. Just far enough from the Envacht Lu encampment to get away from them and find a location that didn’t remind her of … Continue reading

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Darkship Revenge – Snippet 08

Darkship Revenge – Snippet 08 *** In the darkness there were voices.  Male voices, almost whispering, not so much as though they were trying to avoid waking me but as though they were trying to be respectful in the presence … Continue reading

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1636: Mission To The Mughals – Snippet 20

1636: Mission To The Mughals – Snippet 20 Chapter 12 Three day’s ride from Agra August, 1634 Her patience growing short in the afternoon heat, Dara’s favorite leopard yowled and spat at her handler, ready to hunt.

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