FAITH & EMPIRE – Chapter 10

Start The Story Here With  Chapter – 1 10 REPAIRS and RESEARCH The freed hostages were tended to, interviewed and allowed to send messages to their home planets. The majority of them were citizens of the Union of Democratic Worlds. They were survivors of the plundered caravels out of Caraquador, pilgrims on their way to visit … Continue reading FAITH & EMPIRE – Chapter 10

FAITH & EMPIRE – Chapter 9

The Tale Begins With  Chapter – 1 Surrender! Buoyed by the respite from enemy fire, we made short work of the climb up the crater wall. We ascended in three columns. It was rough going at first, but the higher we went, the firmer the ground grew under our boots. The mechs were forced to wait … Continue reading FAITH & EMPIRE – Chapter 9

FAITH & EMPIRE – Chapter – 8

The Saga Begins With  Chapter – 1   A Hellish Pit The collapse of the defile forced the bulk of our assault group back down from the precarious remains of the land bridge. Several, less fortunate marines and troopers toppled backward and plunged to their deaths on the hills sprawled out nearly a kilometer below the … Continue reading FAITH & EMPIRE – Chapter – 8

FAITH & EMPIRE – Chapter – 7

The Story Begins Here With  Chapter – 1 Technical Difficulties We could not help ourselves. To a man, I’m sure, we turned our gazes to the sky. The sudden lull in return fire attested to the fact that even our retreating enemy’s eyes were drawn away from the battlefield.  Our visors automatically polarized themselves to block … Continue reading FAITH & EMPIRE – Chapter – 7

FAITH & EMPIRE – Chapter – 6

GROUND ASSAULT As if to drive the captain’s point home, our Halberds and Hussars loosed a cannonade of bright, white-hot plasma overhead. The Spontoons lurched forward to meet the incoming threat. On the ground, the Kuvasz tanks raised their turrets and laser guns to the sky and loosed sprays of fiery bolts of light and … Continue reading FAITH & EMPIRE – Chapter – 6