Captain’s Personal Log

Listen to this episode I always aspired to be in the captain’s chair as a cadet but now that I’m here, I sometimes question the zeal which lead me here. The burden of command weighs heavily today as I consider a number of options before me. No longer do my decisions only affect me butContinue reading “Captain’s Personal Log”

Captain’s Log Stardate 05242021.4

Listen to this episode Upon entering my ready room, I found a priority one subspace transmission from Starfleet command. My first officer and I were ordered to meet a section 31 operative in the Natoma sector on the planet of Bassbol 7. Curiously, we were commanded to take a shuttlecraft down to the surface insteadContinue reading “Captain’s Log Stardate 05242021.4”

Captain’s Log Stardate 05222021.2

Listen to this episode As captain of our ship, I typically try to give my crew and I ample time to rest so that when the duties that come with being an officer arise, we are ready to undertake our responsibilities. The plan for today was to leave the ship in orbit over Earth, letContinue reading “Captain’s Log Stardate 05222021.2”

Captain’s Log Stardate 05212021.2

Listen to this episode I finally was given the opportunity to have a bit of shore leave. Usually, I don’t have the chance to visit a planet without having a member of my crew in tow. Although I missed the companionship at first, I began to enjoy having the freedom to explore without having toContinue reading “Captain’s Log Stardate 05212021.2”

Captain’s Log Stardate 05202021.2

Listen to this episode Starfleet received an emergency distress signal from a subspace beacon located not too far away from where our ship was deployed. We were ordered to provide immediate assistance. Our ship set course for the coordinates provided to us at maximum warp. As we arrived to the planet, our sensors did notContinue reading “Captain’s Log Stardate 05202021.2”

Captain’s Log Stardate 05192021.3

Listen to this episode This is the second day that our ship is in orbit around Landis 3 (a park). Our crew was assigned to explore the lush planet and report our findings. Although it is a routine assignment, exploration and discovery is the main mission for Starfleet during times of peace I find myselfContinue reading “Captain’s Log Stardate 05192021.3”

Captain’s Log Stardate 05162021.6

Listen to this episode Per our orders from Starfleet, the crew and I went on shore leave, mostly. I did take lieutenant Tino to sickbay in order for my chief medical officer to administer his covid shot. I’m due back in sickbay for my booster shot this Thursday. Subsequently, our ensign layed in a courseContinue reading “Captain’s Log Stardate 05162021.6”

Captain’s Log Stardate 05142021.5

I spent my morning rather frustrated by my lot in life. I then channeled that energy into my walk and subsequently into my swim. It was only about halfway through my swim that my anger subsided. When I think on it further, I believe part of my frustration has to do with failing to getContinue reading “Captain’s Log Stardate 05142021.5”

Captain’s Log Stardate 05132021.8

Listen to this episode Our crew (the kids and I) was assigned to the Landis system (a park) to monitor the inhabitants to see if the civilization was ready for Federation membership. The Landis system has a number of prosperous planets located within. Observing the living conditions, I couldn’t help but to think that someContinue reading “Captain’s Log Stardate 05132021.8”