Off the Record

(A more extemporaneous entry) Listen to this Episode After 2 and a half years of not talking with me, my dad called me. He called with the purpose of reiterating what he has already told me; which is to say that he accepts my transition but still remains firm in his belief that little kidsContinue reading “Off the Record”

Captain’s Blog: Stardate 11302021.6

Listen to this Episode The crew (kids) and I have been quite busy this week. Our away mission to the Francisco sector was quite successful in providing some respite for the crew and I. It’s not often that Federation dignitaries (my extended family) get together. It’s a nice reminder that our crew isn’t alone inContinue reading “Captain’s Blog: Stardate 11302021.6”

Captain’s Blog: Stardate 11252021.5

Listen to this Episode The crew is in a festive mood this Thanksgiving day morning. As I prepare my officers for an away mission, I am mentally taking stock of the things I am grateful for. I think it’s easy to take for granted the things one has and to start to cast your eyeContinue reading “Captain’s Blog: Stardate 11252021.5”

Captain’s Blog, Stardate 10122021.2

Listen to this episode We continue to find ourselves in an unstable region of space. Unfortunately, it seems as though things will get worse before they improve. Our ship continues to be hobbled by the effects of the gravitational eddies we passed by. Ensign Noah’s console (computer) has yet to be repaired due to limitedContinue reading “Captain’s Blog, Stardate 10122021.2”

Captain’s Blog: Stardate 10042021.5

Listen to this episode The ship is in a slightly more stable region of space than it was last week. Our chief engineer (the mechanic) identified the issue with the warp core (the car engine) and it seems the ship will need a new EPS manifold (starter). The EPS manifold is slotted to be replacedContinue reading “Captain’s Blog: Stardate 10042021.5”

Captain’s Log, Stardate 08082021.8

Listen to this episode We were on the edge of Federation space, observing the Cordovo nebula when we detected a previously unknown planet within the nebula. Current scientific understanding of nebulas seem to indicate that planets shouldn’t be able to form within nebulas. Looking to further learn about the planet, our crew took a shuttleContinue reading “Captain’s Log, Stardate 08082021.8”

Captain’s log, Stardate 07302021.2

Listen to this episode The last few days I’ve been confined to my quarters. I thought that I had caught the galactic plague but after being tested by Starfleet medical, I was cleared of covid despite having very similar symptoms. Nonetheless, it was a scary and trying experience. Our three Caitian crewmen have got aContinue reading “Captain’s log, Stardate 07302021.2”

Captain’s Log, Stardate 07182021: Part 1

Listen to this episode As I stare at my PADD (computer), I have a number of things on my mind. Part of me wants to talk about my week in chronological order. Another part of me wishes to talk about things in order of importance. A third part of me wants to write an unstructuredContinue reading “Captain’s Log, Stardate 07182021: Part 1”

Captain’s Log, Supplemental

Listen to this episode I decided to visit Starfleet Academy (my old uni) on a whim. A lot of memories come to mind when I’m here, mostly good. Being accepted into Starfleet was always a hope of mine growing up. Having the love of my life with me was a dream come true. When IContinue reading “Captain’s Log, Supplemental”

Captain’s Log, Stardate 07052021.6:

Listen to this episode Our ship rendezvoused with the USS Playworld near the Yol expanse (county) for an urgent meeting with Vice Admiral Robertson. From there, I was briefed about the need to retrieve an experimental nucleogenic weapon being developed by the Cardassians that could change the balance of power in the region. My crewContinue reading “Captain’s Log, Stardate 07052021.6:”