Chapter 10 “So you’re an engineer?” Orin asked Emiko as they stood staring at Buttercup. “Not exactly.” She tipped her head back to study the sky…
Part 2 A protest raged outside my apartment block—yet another one against the space station’s current government and the guild system. I didn’t disagree…
Chapter 9 As they passed through Smaragdos’ atmosphere, Veena strained against her seatbelt to view of the planet’s surface beyond the windshield. At…
Chapter 8 When the wind blew off the cloud cover, exposing an expanse of white sky above, Baker decided it was time to do something. Standing, she put…
Chapter 7 Hwicce stood staring at the spot he thought he’d seen Veena. She’d seemed so real. Oddly, she had Molly’s favourite stuffy with her—except the…
Join us at the Armchair Alien for a three part adventure featuring the backstory of Emiko Green, one of the main characters in Encoded Orbits. Part 1…
Chapter 6 “Oh, shit.” Veena paused at the threshold to the main cavern where Buttercup sat waiting. The tar-like liquid had risen. She took a step…
Chapter 5 After jutting her chin out and clenching her fists at her side, Molly glared at Dr. Greer. She shifted her gaze to the examination table, then…
Chapter 4 Capturing images of the glowing walls as she moved, Veena circled the perimeter of the hexagonal room. Questions churned through her mind—she…
Chapter 3 Like the start of an epic flood, big drops of rain pummeled the planet’s surface in an endless stream. Long since saturated by the tea-scented…
Chapter 2 “Did your scans pick up anything?” Veena took a seat at the table in the ship’s common room. She cradled a steaming mug of mint tea between…
Veena will let nothing stand in her way to get her daughter back. Seven-year-old Molly has been snatched from her and dragged off to a secret military…