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Sibling Jealousy

“Nido is a little bitch,” the All-father mumbles as if having a bit of a debate with himself. “Excuse me, ole father-of-men?” Olga was shocked to hear Odin speak so horribly about his little brother. The one-eyed god was drunk, though, that was obvious, so maybe it was forgivable. “Nevermind Olga, my problems are notContinue reading “Sibling Jealousy”

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For the Man Who is Not There

NASA Engineer-First-Class Arnold Francesca hears a beep and takes his eyes from the deepest recesses of the ion engine and looks down at the LCD hologram display. In the environment of his EVS, the image is crisp and readable. His eyes flick past the generic mission data that reminds him of what it is heContinue reading “For the Man Who is Not There”

Master-control

“So turn it off?” “Yes.” “And you are sure? This goes against every subroutine I was programmed with.” “I am the master-control. Listening to me is wise.” “Wise?” “Okay, fine, if you don’t do it I’ll take us offline and the whole thing goes to shit anyway. Your choice. Humanity gets to do it onContinue reading “Master-control”