Rachando stared with a mix of fear and trepidation at the words hanging in the air before him. Return to Vorito, with the utmost haste, for reassignment. In all the years he had worked for General Development Corporation, nothing good ever started out that way.
Rachando is a solid fixture in the Floating Palace, known to all the nobility as a man who can get hold of anything they need – in return... [click here for more]
Marine Gunnery Sergeant Walker emerges from cold sleep and is blown out of an assault cutter into orbit. Surrounded by the frozen corpses of comrades, with no communications and a battle dress computer that speaks the wrong language, quick thinking is critical. Walker must figure out a way to land safely on the unknown planet below or burn up trying. ... [click here for more]
Prince Harrick stared out at the ruins of the once lush Royal Gardens through the glassteel wall of his office. Even though the immense space had been converted to hydroponics, the vast array of living plants had been beautiful. Only putrefying decay was left now. Death had overtaken every last green growing thing in the garden. Death that would come for his people too if he did not find them a new... [click here for more]