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The Woman On The Platform

Astrid Westergaard
violencestrong language

Itinerant, No. 1 // This city only has two kinds of people: those who are thirsty or desperate and those who want to keep them that way.

Guide

Titanian Language 101

Astrid Westergaard
in-progressstrong language

An introductory lesson in Titanian language for non-natives. You too can learn to say "I love pizza" in the language of the Yeti. 


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The Man With the Calico Cat

Theodore Emelior Beem
strong language
Librarian Theodore Beem discovers an intriguing airship wreck in a local junkyard and ends up finding a surprise.
Story

The Hero of Deepwater Bay

Theodore Emelior Beem
strong languageflash-fiction

This follows the story, Indomitable and tells the further story of  Theodore Beem. In this story,  young Theodore learns about the identify of his friend Willy, the old man who had befriended him when life had been at its lowest ebb. This flash fiction was written for the Loss and Mourning Challenge.

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Indomitable

Theodore Emelior Beem
in-progressstrong language

After breaking both of his legs, life looked grim for young Theodore Emelior Beem.  Just when his life was at a low ebb, he met a mysterious old man, who showed what might be possible. This story takes place after First Flight. This story offers a further flashback into the early life of T.E Beem, who was first introduced in "Excelsior".

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Poisoned Flowers

Astrid Westergaard
strong languageflash-fiction

In Nyxiana, it is traditional to place a circle of white lilies on the coffin of the deceased as a blessing that will bring them peace and joy in the afterlife. Written for the Loss and Mourning Challenge.

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Night of the Slunk

The Baron Nester Delgado of Argenstrath
violencestrong language

This is taken from a series of stories I wrote but never published on the site. It's a tale of an ill-fated airship crew and the mysteries of the dark unknown. Hope you enjoy. 

Story

First Flight

Theodore Emelior Beem
in-progressviolencestrong language

Once upon a time, Theodore Emelior Beem was just a young teen with dreams of flying. Then his friend John was terrorized by some Mayberry bullies.  What could he possibly do to help?

Inspired by the "Child's Play" Flash Fiction Challenge, this story offers a flashback to the early life of T.E Beem, who was first introduced in "Excelsior".

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A Mission for the Baron

The Baron Nester Delgado of Argenstrath and Captain Leo Swift
violencestrong language

Leo Swift and his crew have been hired by an unexpected client. The Baron Delgado has an important mission for the crew of the Caelum Navis. Should the brave captain return with the infamous cannons, The Hounds Lash, he will be greatly rewarded. Not with gold or jewels, but something far more valuable to Swift, his past. 

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