Tag Archive | war

Perimeter


Karla stretched her legs. Every step she took sent small spasms of pain through her joints. She felt every cramp through out her body as tense muscles sought release from hours spent withing the confines of power armor.  The constant threat of attack just made it worse. Endless days on the perimeter watching a tidal […]

TV Tropes Monday: Tank Goodness


    Tweet of the Day: Episode: Bluescreen ——– Tanks are a staple of modern warfare, so it is no surprise that when the action calls for a vehicle that can deliver a ton of damage, soak up a hail of bullets and change the course of battle, the characters breath a sigh of relief […]

TV Tropes Monday: Awakening the Sleeping Giant


  Tweet of the Day: Russia’s Open Book  ——- There is a war going on. It might be a deadlock or one side is steamrolling the other. But there is a third party that remains neutral. They might send humanitarian aide. They might admonish the warring to resolve their differences through diplomacy. Then something happens. […]

Home Just in Time for Xmas Eve


  Tweet of the Day: Bad Life Decisions: Mary Robinette Kowal Reads Theodore Beale. Sexily. ——- They weaved through the throng of last minute Christmas shoppers their hands tightly clasp. Tina talked non-stop, about the weather, holidays parties,  and gifts. She listened to every word, hung on every sigh and laugh. The only thing that […]

TV Tropes Monday: Home by Christmas


  Tweet of the Day: Writing Kick@$$ Action Scenes ——- “Don’t you worry boys, the enemy are a bunch of chumps, we shall give them a good thrashing and be Home by Christmas!” Unless you don’t. And when you don’t because the enemy got into their heads to fight back, or the weather turns bad, […]

Mass Effect/AEC: Chapter 26 (c.2)- Fire Mission


Tweet of the Day: Will Readers Find Your Protagonist Worthy? ——- Camp Kendrick, 55 km Southeast of the Ebon Mountains, Chav, Landam System, Crescent  Nebula, April 2, 2197 Admiral Landry, Colonel Puller and I stood around the holo table as reports of Operation Ocelot collapse came over the radio, “This is Sierra-4, we are under […]

TV Tropes Monday: War of Earthly Aggression


Tweet of the Day: Bad Life Decisions: Prologue, Chapters 1 & 2 ——- History repeats itself, no because people don’t learn from it, but because they learn the wrong lessons. How many times have colonist left their homes for distant shores in the hope of finding a lot of wealth, a plot of land to […]