Stories tagged “Miles: Quartermaster”

  • On Patrol: Eyes in the Sky

    “Don’t worry- I’m right behind you.” I wasn’t going to risk letting him out of my sight. Just because he had reason to trust all of his crew didn’t mean I did. This would be a perfect time for an assassin to strike. ...

  • On Patrol: Going Down

    My fingers were beginning to burn from the wind. I carefully flexed them to keep feeling in them. More of the strange creatures dropped through the cloud cover and curved toward us. The frame of the ship shook violently, once and then again, as the can...

  • On Patrol: The Heart's Desire Screams

    Already braced for such an eventuality, I only suffered a minor bell ringing as my head bounced smartly off the thick iron of the wall. It was more dumb luck than training that I kept my grip on the railing. All I could do was watched as the sudden cha...

  • On Patrol: With Every Passing Moment

    “It’s nothing, captain. Just need to stay focused.” He nodded, taking a message from a runner and adding a note to the red box over the lower hull. Looked like they were nearly done with that area. “Repair crews say we should be...

    • Author: HSAR
    • Posted over 7 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • On Patrol: Fleeing the Scene

    If possible, the ship was more of a mess now than it had been immediately after the battle. Temporary scaffolding and half-completed repairs were in evidence all over the ship, repair crews welding, sawing and nailing new materials into place. After th...

    • Author: HSAR
    • Posted over 7 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • On Patrol: Of Silhouette and Shadow

    I had a quiet word with Banon about posting a double watch, then went down with the third mate to hand out the rum. To my great surprise, most of the crew were already gathered around assorted tables and chairs waiting for us. A great cheer went up as ...

    • Author: HSAR
    • Posted over 7 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5