Author Archives: Cassie Woolley

Report: Terra

Never have I seen such a pittiful situation as this.  It sickens me to describe. The planet is good; resources are abundant.  Most of the surface of the planet is covered with “seas” of liquid dihydrogen monoxide containing aqueous ions… Continue reading

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Report: Terra

Never have I seen such a pittiful situation as this.  It sickens me to describe. The planet is good; resources are abundant.  Most of the surface of the planet is covered with “seas” of liquid dihydrogen monoxide containing aqueous ions… Continue reading

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It is Not Personal.

His radio scanner began picking up a regular pattern he knew was coming fron the ship in front of him but he had no way of deciphering the code.  What alien species lay in the hull of the black mass approaching he did not know, and he could not know w… Continue reading

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Some say the world will end in fire, Some say in ice… I hold with those who favor environmental disaster.

The scenario is not an uncommon one.  It is X years into the future, and the world is about to end.  But how?  Many authors would descibe a “zombie apocolypse,” some with a more scientific approach to a virus or a disease that wipes out… Continue reading

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Some say the world will end in fire, Some say in ice… I hold with those who favor environmental disaster.

The scenario is not an uncommon one.  It is X years into the future, and the world is about to end.  But how?  Many authors would descibe a “zombie apocolypse,” some with a more scientific approach to a virus or a disease that wipes out… Continue reading

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Manifest Destiny in the New Frontier

Americans have always been a curious lot.  We have felt this desire to “boldly go where no man has gone before” from the time of the late 19th century when the idea of “Manifest Destiny” was coined, an idea reflecting our belief that we were destined to explore and colonize the new realm of the wild west, to […] Continue reading

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It Must Be Done.

It must be done. I nervously glanced down at my watch, calibrated to detect the precise instant in time I had entered as well as to keep track of the relative time that had passed since I had begun my travels. It was 6:43 pm, September 18, 2139. Ten minutes until show time. I discovered […] Continue reading

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