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Space, Time and Aimless Wandering

Right now I’m just kind of swimming with ideas and I figure I need to get them down, if not in writing then in lovely ephemeral electrons. I just don’t know if any or all or none of these ideas … Continue reading

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Astrographer’s Notebook – The Broken Strand

The Broken Strand is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License. A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away… Well it was in a distant galaxy, and, in some senses, it was a long time ago, though the … Continue reading

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Shattered Time – An Introduction to The Broken Strand

I kind of like the idea of something like a Star Trek universe. That is to say a universe filled with lots of basically human people. At its most extreme, this is kind of the polynesian idea of James T. … Continue reading

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Developing a Workflow – Part I: Concept and Outline

One of the great problems with the way I’ve been creating worlds since I’ve started this blog has been the disorganized way in which I’ve been going about it. I need to develop a workflow and work my way through … Continue reading

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Panspermia, Precursors and the Ubiquity of Life

One of the things I wanted in my fictional universe was a great plurality of more or less habitable worlds. Well beyond anything expected even by Stephen H. Dole’s Habitable Planets for Man. I also wanted a universe that made … Continue reading

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Painful Backpedalling and Backfill

Starting right after I published Cultures of the Okulso Valley – Part One I started work on a part two. In the fortnight since things in Chez Astrographer have gotten interesting. Among other things I’ve gotten a job offer in a … Continue reading

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Cultures of the Okulso Valley – Part One

Today, I will take a closer look at the various cultures in and around the Okulso Valley. We will follow a wide crescent starting in the far southeast with the Tsortatrul, continuing south to Shteko, then west through Eyoth and … Continue reading

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The (Prime Number) Pillars of (My Conreligion)

Using the Five Pillars of Islam as a springboard to the creation of constructed cultures and religions. Continue reading

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Deathstar

More development of the celestial mechanics of Kazh. Continue reading

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Updates and Modifications

This poor site has been neglected of late. This post is simply an announcement of pending action. I’ve decided to change the map of Sadwillow drastically. I have two reasons for this. The first is that I think Sadwillow fits … Continue reading

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