Off the Record

(A more extemporaneous entry) 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 kids shouldn’t be around someoneContinue reading “Off the Record”

Captain’s Blog: Stardate 11192021.7

Listen to this episode Once again, I find myself in my quarters staring out the viewport. As intergalactic space drifts by, my mind wanders. Fragments of thoughts and feelings flutter through my brain at any given moment especially when I’m alone. Currently, I’ve being trying to resolve some of the cognitive dissonance I’m having betweenContinue reading “Captain’s Blog: Stardate 11192021.7”

Captain’s Blog: Stardate 11122021.2

Listen to this Episode As the crew and I fly through intergalactic space, I find myself pondering the possible physics that would need to take place in order for our consciousness to be preserved after death. The current paradigm regarding the transition between our physical bodies into the afterlife seems to assume a sort ofContinue reading “Captain’s Blog: Stardate 11122021.2”

Captain’s Blog, Stardate 11072021.7

Listen to this episode Our ship continues to be deployed to various sectors around the quadrant. Though I’ve been productive this week, I feel physically and emotionally drained. I try to stay positive and upbeat around the crew (kids). As captain of this vessel, I believe its important to try to keep morale up whileContinue reading “Captain’s Blog, Stardate 11072021.7”

Priority 1 Transmission, Part 2

The conversation builds on what was said in Captain’s Blog: Stardate 10172021.7 and in the previous entry Priority 1 Transmission. Ray’s text is in italic and I respond underneath. This is his response to the priority 1 transmission. There’s much I can say on the end times, but I don’t think you’ll hear me on it.Continue reading “Priority 1 Transmission, Part 2”

Priority 1 Transmission

To be viewed over a secured channel only The following is Ray’s rebuttal to several text messages I sent him which are discussed in the previous entry. I follow his rebuttal with a reply of my own. From Ray: Hey –I hope you don’t mind me emailing you a response to your last text.  ItContinue reading “Priority 1 Transmission”

Captain’s Blog: Stardate 10172021.7

Listen to this episode Captain Raymond has been conversing with me about the bible and those conversations culminated with us rendezvousing at Granite 2 (a church) for a conference about end-times prophecy. He seemed excited to see me and introduced me to several others he knew in attendance. I was taken aback by the factContinue reading “Captain’s Blog: Stardate 10172021.7”

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 Blog, Stardate 08272021.4

Listen to this episode Our ability to undertake missions has been adversely affected by the dense ionized nebula our ship finds itself in. (Wildfire smoke has drastically reduced the air quality) Additionally, it has been difficult to conduct away missions when the interstellar radiation (the temperature) reaches above 90 millirems (degrees Fahrenheit). Still, with someContinue reading “Captain’s Blog, Stardate 08272021.4”

Captain’s Log, Stardate 08052021.5

Listen to this episode We were mapping the Folso sector when my crew decided to beam down to Willows 3. The class M planet was abundant in lush foliage, marsh and rocky outcroppings. While conducting routine scans and documenting our findings, I had a lot weighing on my mind. One thing that was on myContinue reading “Captain’s Log, Stardate 08052021.5”