Discover the dramatic reasons behind the odyssey of the singular figure you know as ROBINSON.
Why did this half-Korean, half-American Hwarangdo disciple come to the United States?
Why did he try to lose himself among Japanese coolies who are treated as slaves and regarded as non-human?
Can he submerge the distinctive qualities his training and philosophy have developed?
No. 1 in a series.
In six hundred years the human race has spread to nearby stars, terraforming planets, creating habitats and all those things needed for life. The Erickson is the only builder class star ship, it creates huge stations that are the only thing that allow easy travel to the stars. It is about to leave for an unexplored star system. When they arrive they will be on their own, they must solve any problems they encounter or die.
On New Europe, a Painter who has lost hope for the future see's a job listing for the Erikson. He is deeply hurt but will heal, and in so doing becomes a man who can lead the Erikson to salvation after the worst happens.On The Erikson a woman is deeply scarred, and later hurts herself even more. For she does not yet understand that you can not hold yourself responsible for those things you can not control.
Out beyond where any human has reached, in the deep, first contact of the worst kind is made. The hope of the Erickson will lie with the bravery and intelligence of two damaged people who must outwit and outfight a civilization who want the Erikson for themselves.
If you like hard science fiction like The Expanse or Artemis by Andy Weir you will love Humanity in the Deep.
Axton Riley is the runt of his distinguished military family, considered to be the least gifted member. After graduating the officer academy, he's assigned to lead a small frontier battalion. However, after a civil war breaks out, this small battalion becomes an essential force and could be the difference between victory or defeat in the war.
My name is Megan. In 1991, I was 16 and dating the boy I had always loved. I had not expected that my destiny would be radically changed by the arrival of Jessy. This 17-year-old boy attracts me from the first glance, even if he seems to be fleeing the whole world. Gradually, I get closer to him and discover him. One evening, I no longer resist and kiss him but he pushes me away before telling me his painful secret: he has been HIV-positive for a year. Since he had an unprotected heterosexual relationship. In 1991, all we knew about AIDS was that it was a deadly and frightening disease. Anyone who knows Jessy's condition rejects her. Will I do the same or stay close to him at all costs ?
English is not my native language, there may be some mistakes for which I apologize in advance.
This is a blog about my obsessions and I want to try and build a community with you guys and try to get to know my readers. I know my rating says PG but I may swear here and there so be mindful if you are younger. I love you all :D
Why So Serious
Veera is one of the avian people who dwell in the comfort of the Great Tree. Its long limbs provide structure and stability to her kind. They've always dwelled within the branches, walked upon the thatched leaves, and given to the tree as it gave to them. Each citizen gave back in a unique way with the help of their life gift. Uncertain of her gift and its usefulness Veera gives back in the only way she knows how- at the outpost. Afraid of her future she puts it off until a threat to the Great Tree confronts her with no other option but to dive head first.
One day you said to me,
“there’s nothing you can do,”
and recited Auden’s line:
“Poetry makes nothing happen.”
Although I honor your pinched music,
the poems you dipped in light,
those pulsing like a rainbow
before slipping from our sight,
I wanted to ask you why
Coming Soon: Queen of Ash and Stone will be published on Amazon.com
In the medieval city of Evermore, 15-year-old Princess Elodie Ashking's world shatters with the assassination of her parents, thrusting her, unprepared, into the role of Queen of the medieval city Evermore. She grapples with grief, haunted by memories of her departed mother and relying on the support of her trusted Prime Advisor, Bishop Callex. Follow Elodie's journey of impulsive decisions that will shape not only her future, but the future of her entire kingdom.
I had the idea for this story many years ago, it all began with an OC I used for casual roleplaying. Then the story for this character remained kicking around in my head for many, many years and underwent a lot of changes and adjustments before reaching its current state. In the beginning I had a lot of trouble writing this story. I took a lot of inspiration from different kinds of books, but the one book that finally helped me actually get anything written was The Chronicles of Narnia.
Kalindi McCall (known by her friends as Kali) always felt like an outsider. She was into karate and video games, things people wouldn’t expect a typical young adult girl to be into. On top of that, she was a hardcore Power Rangers history nerd. That’s the whole reason why she got into karate in the first place. That’s also how she met her best friend, Devon Daniels. Not only did they share the same interests, but they also both felt like disappointments to their parents. One day, both of their wildest dreams come true…but in completely different ways.