260-Valkyrie’s View: A Year Among the Stars

September 16th, 2552 – Triage Structural Engineer/Subversive Rescue Operations Director Kat “S-Kat” James Reporting Surveying the wreckage we could see that most of the damage had been done from inside each ship— at least until one or two of them fired on the others. As near as we can tell, the ships that were fired […]

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259-Valkyrie’s View: A Year Among the Stars

September 15th, 2552 – Proper send-off. Escape artist/Subversive Rescue Operations Director Kat “S-Kat” James Reporting Unfortunately, there were a lot more losses than recoveries. All told we were able to save 7 Ani children and 2 adults. Call it a moral imperative, call it sentimentality – we couldn’t just leave the bodies of the fallen […]

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258-Valkyrie’s View: A Year Among the Stars

September 14th, 2552 – Rescue Operations Escape artist/Subversive Rescue Operations Director Kat “S-Kat” James Reporting Our Salvage message quickly became a rescue mission when we found out, thanks to our computer and linguistic specialists, that many of the Ani in the medical bays had been put into stasis. As chaos reigned, orders were given for […]

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257-Valkyrie’s View: A Year Among the Stars

September 13th, 2552 – Bone Yard Escape artist/Probable Plague Victim/Subversive Influence Kat “S-Kat” James Reporting It turns out there was a reason we haven’t seen any new jump points in the area of Tequila Sunrise: The Ani had a fleet parked on the dark side of another planet’s moon laying in wait. The only reason […]

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255-Valkyrie’s View: A Year Among the Stars

September 11th, 2552 – Time and Distance Escape artist/Probable Plague Victim/Subversive Influence Kat “S-Kat” James Reporting So, the grumpy 12-year-olds are starting to come around, except for one who’s sure I must be at the root of it— probably did something to the food I was bringing. He kept giving me the hairy eyeball and […]

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254-Valkyrie’s View: A Year Among the Stars

September 10th, 2552 – Does “Stir Crazy” count as being affected? Escape artist/Probable Plague Victim/Subversive Influence Kat “S-Kat” James Reporting Well, our scientists seem to be coming out of their hibernation all right, they aren’t immediately hostile, but they are grumpy and the lead scientist is somehow sure that everything is my fault. Security seems […]

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252-Valkyrie’s View: A Year Among the Stars

September 8th, 2552 – Containment Escape artist/Probable Plague Victim/Subversive Influence Kat “S-Kat” James Reporting Well, things went from dealing with twelve-year-olds to dealing with Angry armed conspiracy theorists today. The two scientists I brought back were starting to devolve into 12-year-olds, but the others were forming enemy camps and voting everyone off the island. I […]

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251-Valkyrie’s View: A Year Among the Stars

September 7th, 2552 – Change for the worse Escape artist/Jump-Gate Navigator/Possible Plague Victim Kat “S-Kat” James Reporting The two scientists I brought back registered as having chemical changes in their system, but even as Fipps and the Life Sciences folks started to study them, they registered as normal once again, their blood chemistry came back […]

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250-Valkyrie’s View: A Year Among the Stars

September 6th, 2552 – Change for the worse Escape artist/Jump-Gate Navigator/Catering Truck Driver Kat “S-Kat” James Reporting People are getting crankier and the only relief I seem to get is when I’m picking up or dropping off from the Valkyrie’s View, and even then I was caught in the crossfire. The brass held me up, […]

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248-Valkyrie’s View: A Year Among the Stars

September 4th, 2552 – Evac Pilot/Mechanic/Jump-Gate Navigator/Catering Truck Driver Kat “S-Kat” James Reporting The military has a simple philosophy: things go wrong and you need to be prepared for whatever may come your way. Their way of dealing with this reality is to drill. You drill so every reaction every action is planned, and ingrained.A […]

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