Category Archives: Middle Space

Middle Earth – Known Space?
My attempt to combine fantasy (Primarily Tolkien) with SciFi.

Settling in the Winds

The first ci’ship was named Foundation. While the name sort of made sense for starting a colony, it was mostly a joke. After all, not only was it a ci’ship, ie without any foundation, it was also sailing on a … Continue reading

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The Planning

Elwing was of course surprised to find that she had been shortlisted as a possible specialist for the Gas Giant Colony Project. She had only recently finished her PhD in Floatation and Atmospheric Buoyancy studies, which wasn’t exactly a rare … Continue reading

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The Pod

…Had been primarily solar sail driven, with a magnetically enhanced sail. Similar to the previous one, but obviously slightly updated. Its travel time would have probably been a bit over 1 martian decade. It had a redundancy mechanism of being … Continue reading

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Call from the Wisps part 2

He brought it onboard and then repressurised the scoop hold before going in to look at it more closely. The inscription format on the casing was semi-familiar, but not enough for easy interpretation. Easy enough for the translation app though. … Continue reading

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Call from the Wisps part 1

(note. I drew a little bit of inspiration from Niven. ) Dior was sailing out at the edges of the Solar system, depending on whether you included Oort cloud or not, getting to the outer edge of that would take … Continue reading

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Notes on the races of the Solar system

I’m better at creating worlds/universes than making plot for them, this I felt would fit well in the form of someones notes and observations, however I’ve always wondered about the best way to translate elves and dwarves into scifi. I … Continue reading

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