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. [...]

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… [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Wednesday Prompt Smash: Exploring the New World

A/N: MERRY CHRISTMAS! ‘Tis the season to be jolly, hence me forgetting to post this yesterday (also was celebrating my mum’s birthday). Before the story I’d like to wish everyone a Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays (if you don’t celebrate Christmas). Season’s Greetings everyone, enjoy. Tim's work. Prompt: Exploring the New World Word Limit: 300 [...]

Wednesday Prompt Smash: Galactic Migration

A/N: Tim's work Prompt: Galactic Migration Word Limit: 200 words The Arasol were a beautiful race with their clear aquamarine skin and their four round eyes, beautiful but in danger. Every year the Arasol migrated from their native planet Iboon to the summer planet Solear, in the latter half of the Iboon year the planet [...]

Wednesday Prompt Smash: Train Ride to Mars

A/N: It’s that time of the week again, Wednesday prompt smash is a project between my friend Tim and I, you can read more about it on my Projects page. For Tim’s work check out http://wordsmithstories.blogspot.com.au/ Prompt: Train Ride to Mars Word Limit: 400 words The Universal Train travelled along the moon dust track, you [...]

Wednesday Prompt Smash: Prom Night 2277

A/N: Sorry this is late, I have family visiting and have been distracted. As per usual you can find Tim’s work at http://wordsmithstories.blogspot.com.au/ Prompt: Prom Night 2277 Word Limit: 400 words It was all lit up, there were holograms playing adventures we’d all recorded with our eye-camera implants and everyone was wearing strobe rings, casting colour beams [...]