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The Traveller: Sorrow Has The Swiftest Wings – Chapter 7

It isn’t her, Jason told himself. It can’t be her. Just focus on what’s certain, what’s real – that Suya needs you… Jason stepped forward. “There’s no need to hurt her”, he called out to the impossible figure on the rocky ledge. “Let her go…”

The Traveller: Sorrow Has The Swiftest Wings – Chapter 6

The control room of the Lo’Khang’Kar shook wildly. Slammed without warning against the underside of the engineering console, The Traveller spat a profanity, and shouted “Can you people not run into any more mines for just two minutes???” “That was no mine”, responded Officer Duoan. “That was a main transfer conduit!” Duoan went to one [...]

The Traveller: Sorrow Has The Swiftest Wings – Chapter 5

The Ula’Tora system… “So, what’s the rush?”, asked Sleek as the Pride Of Kraan II decelerated from hyper-light speed, several million miles clear of the “slick” of discharged waste. “It’s not as though this stuff’ll reach an inhabited planet for, say, decades – and surely we’re not the only people around who can deal with [...]

The Traveller: Sorrow Has The Swiftest Wings – Chapter 4

Finding a conference room with a stunning view of open space, Jason and The Traveller sat down opposite each other. Jason, facing no objection from The Traveller, spoke first. “I read the files”, he said. “I know why you’re here; to retrieve the shards of the ‘crystallised consciousness’ of the daughter of The Goddess and [...]

The Traveller: Sorrow Has The Swiftest Wings – Chapter 3

***Don’t say it***, begged Mariella, from the edge of The Traveller’s mind. ***Please – not with my mouth…*** ***Why not?***, replied The Traveller as they both gazed in wonder at the image on the view-screen of The Endless Sunrise. ***There couldn’t be a more fitting moment for it…!*** “Well”, The Traveller said for all to [...]

The Traveller: Sorrow Has The Swiftest Wings – Chapter 2

The trading post on Baxam-Col-Vree… “Excuse me, but we’re looking… for…” For at least the tenth time, one of the inhabitants of Baxam-Col-Vree walked past The Traveller as though she was invisible, or her words beyond the range of their hearing. It was almost more than the explorer could stand. “It’s because I’m a woman, [...]

The Traveller: Sorrow Has The Swiftest Wings – Chapter 1

“Here we go”, said The Traveller, drawing a hearty breath into his borrowed, artificial lungs. “Baxam-Col-Vree, in Consolidation of Species territory – almost on the very edge of the Tai-reh’taran galaxy…” The air was warm and fragrant, laden with the scents of the lush forests surrounding the small trading station – The Traveller made a [...]