Incursion: Chapter 1 by Gustavo Bondoni

Incursion: Chapter 1 Gustavo Bondoni Tristan woke with a start. He’d slept for centuries and now it was time to die. His training kicked in. The pod release button was exactly where it was supposed to be, and he pressed it without hesitation. Nothing…

Siege by Gustavo Bondoni

Siege Gustavo Bondoni Chapter 1 Maybe, just maybe, we’d have been better off not knowing. Kan looked through the scout craft’s visor. The heavily tinted and shielded crystal revealed a sky out of the worst nightmares of a hyperactive stak addict. Purple dust clouds…

Plans by Gustavo Bondoni

PlansGustavo BondoniA shimmering field of bright violet light illuminated the printout.  Calculations covered the sheet itself and, though the sums weren’t quite what one would have preferred, Analyst Tnersk remained unworried.  They were closer than he’d hoped, and it was unlikely that anyone would…

Pride and Joy by Gustavo Bondoni

Pride and JoyGustavo BondoniMyrna signaled that she wanted to get off the bus.The driver eyed her in the mirror, his face registering surprise, “Whatcha want to get off here for?” he asked. “There ain’t nothing around.”It was true. This stretch of Highway 25, fifteen…

Darkness Ends by Gustavo Bondoni

Darkness Ends by Gustavo BondoniTita Livia Siriana basked in the silence. Her audience, composed of the best and brightest great leaders of the great families of both inner and outer Empires, hung on her every word. She’d barely begun to speak, but the little…

Tenth Orbit by Gustavo Bondoni

Tenth Orbit by Gustavo BondoniWinter.There is no motion.The feeble energy arriving from the distant star is not enough to support motion, yet move I must. Survival is dependant on movement, as winter does not allow sufficient energy accumulation to survive the night. To survive…