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The tenth of several extracts from my soon to be published science fiction novel. Title: The Ragged Edge of Time. Genre: Science Fiction, Time Travel, Alternate History. You can read other extracts clicking #1, #2, #3, #4, #5,  #6, 7#, 8#, or 9#. New York A strong wind was whipping up from the Hudson River east of where Callie and Gideon […]

The eighth of several extracts from my soon to be published science fiction novel. Title: The Ragged Edge of Time. Genre: Science Fiction, Time Travel, Alternate History. You can read other extracts clicking #1, #2, #3, #4, #5,  #6 or 7#. TimeSlip The engine core was a twenty-metre towering white circular structure held in a secure chamber at the heart […]

The seventh of several extracts from my soon to be published science fiction novel. Title: The Ragged Edge of Time. Genre: Science Fiction, Time Travel, Alternate History. You can read other extracts clicking #1, #2, #3, #4, #5 or #6. Achilles Heel Admiral Ganchen was a short fat man with a propensity to sweat when nervous. By the time his […]

The Third of several extracts from my soon to be published science fiction novel. Title: The Ragged Edge of Time. Genre: Science Fiction, Time Travel, Alternate History. You can read other extracts clicking #1, #2, #3, #4, #5 or #6. Gideon Prime Gideon Prime awoke to bright lights and a low resonance hum. He looked to his left and […]

“Okay, okay, calm down and tell me what it is you’ve found… slowly,” Captain Hendry said to his science officer. The science officer in question, Lieutenant Uri Markovitch, had stormed into the captain’s cabin moments earlier, babbling about a great discovery. As captain of earth’s first ftl (faster than light) space ship, Hendry knew they […]