Wednesday Prompt Smash: Marketplace

Prompt: Marketplace Word Limit: 200 words “Why, of all the places in the galaxy, are we visiting the Sarukesh Marketplace?” Tinny could feel the deceit and unrest, just looking out the craft window. “Because, Tinny, we have illegal merchandise. And, the only place to get rid of said merchandise without the Galactic Police Force catching … Continue reading Wednesday Prompt Smash: Marketplace

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Wednesday Prompt Smash: Receiving Transmission

A/N: In which I am heavily influenced by all the Star Trek I’ve been watching recently. Don’t forget to check out Tim’s work. Prompt: Receiving Transmission Word Limit: 200 words “Captain, we’re receiving a transmission.” “Patch it through, Lieutenant.” Who could be sending this transmission? Wondered the captain as they waited for the message to … Continue reading Wednesday Prompt Smash: Receiving Transmission

Saturday Word of the Day: Cervine

*Cervine: resembling or characteristic of deer; deerlike. The wide, grassy plains of New Earth stretched out as far as the eye could see. There was a myriad of trees, all of them a rainbow of colour. And grazing on these plains was the Bobo, a cervine species native to the planet. Everything about New Earth … Continue reading Saturday Word of the Day: Cervine

Wednesday Prompt Smash: Viewing Platform

A/N: If you have time check out Tim's work. Prompt: Viewing Platform Word Limit: 200 words High above the colony, raised far above it all, was the Intergalactic Alliance Headquarters. Its shadow fell across the settlement; older members of the colony would use it to tell the time. “Grandpa, c’mon we’re going to be late!” … Continue reading Wednesday Prompt Smash: Viewing Platform

Wednesday Prompt Smash: Activate The Emergency Beacon

Prompt: “Activate the emergency beacon” Word Limit: 200 words All was quiet on the bridge, warning lights blinked on and off. In the vacuum of space, the craft drifted, a gaping hole in the side. Most of the crew had been lost in the attack, the majority of what remained were asleep in cryo chambers. … Continue reading Wednesday Prompt Smash: Activate The Emergency Beacon

Saturday Word of the Day: Frondescence

*Frondescence: leafage; foliage “What strange frondescence, I’ve never seen so many colour hues before.” Miki remarked as they trekked through the jungle. “Do you think we could take some samples back to Maranea?” “No Miki, we’re not here for plant samples.” Commander grunted from the front of the line, Miki the ever curious botanist pouted… … Continue reading Saturday Word of the Day: Frondescence

Wednesday Prompt Smash: A whole new you

Prompt: A whole new you Word Limit: 250 words There was a lot of bottles arranged on the shelves, bottles of lotion and bottles of… oil? Petrol? Suddenly this didn’t seem like such a great plan anymore, was there any way to get out of this? Looking at my watch there’s only 10 minutes; maybe … Continue reading Wednesday Prompt Smash: A whole new you

Wednesday Prompt Smash: Alien mating ritual

A/N: Hope everyone enjoys this week's piece! Don't forget to check out Tim's work over at Flights of Fantasy. Prompt: Alien Mating Ritual Word Limit: 300 words “What have you discovered of the aliens, Dr Bhatna?” The commander step into place beside the good doctor to stare at the alien specimens, kept within a specially … Continue reading Wednesday Prompt Smash: Alien mating ritual

Wednesday Prompt Smash: Times you can get lost in

A/N: Tim's work Prompt: Times you can get lost in Word Limit: 300 words Winifred Lockseer was the foremost temporal navigation expert at the Chronological Consortium (CC for short). She was quick witted, well balanced and highly knowledgeable of instance rips and the eras they led into. Manifred Wineheart was the exact opposite of Winifred … Continue reading Wednesday Prompt Smash: Times you can get lost in