Yuki Gets to Earth Part 11

Yuki kept her glasses off so that the three of them could talk as they got the cabin ready for their departure.  Kit assigned himself to a supervisory position and let them handle the actual work. Yuki and Oya put a couple of pieces of firewood into the stove, straightened up the small bed and... Continue Reading →

Yuki Gets to Earth Part 10

Yuki stepped up onto a wooden pallet set outside the door. A small sign hung by a rusty wire, it read; Wipe your feet! She looked down to see that she was standing on a worn rubber mat; the word WELCOME was almost completely faded from what was probably years of people following the signs... Continue Reading →

Yuki Gets to Earth Part 8

1 Yuki had just placed the carrier on the ground when she heard John call out to them. She stood and waved her hand over her head in response. Caroline was squatting next to the carrier with her finger held up to the door’s metal bars. A little pink tongue darted in and out, licking... Continue Reading →

Yuki Gets to Earth Part 6

As John backed away from the store he said, “We have time for a quick stop, I want to show you something I think you’ll find interesting.” He made his way down a gravel road that ran along the edge of town. John kept looking to his left as he slowly drove, “Ah, there it... Continue Reading →

Yuki Gets to Earth Part 4

1 Yuki and Qbit stood looking out over the moon’s barren surface. To her, this was home. The monotone colors of the dirt, rocks and craters were her backyard, the darkness of deep space, not a threat, but her teacher, the harshness of radiation and zero oxygen were not killers, but her companions. She glanced... Continue Reading →

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