Chapters matching ‘Aces High Jokers Wild’

Call the Bluff, Event File 01

File Tag: Base of Operations Timestamp: 10:00-10-30-2155 WHUMP! The explosion sent a geyser of dust into the sky. Base Commander Aidan Headly cursed as pebbles rained down on him. He crawled out of the empty cistern pit he’d leaped into and stood, trying to wave the dust away without much success. The grit settled on […]

Call The Bluff, Event File 02

  File Tag: Mission Assignment Timestamp: 080:00-11-1-2155   “Okay guys. Let’s hear it. Tommy starts, then Donny, then Dilly.” “Aw Kev, we haven’t even eaten —” Donny whined, but he didn’t get far. “When I can trust you to show up and take your quiz when you say you will, then I’ll stop interrogating you […]

Call the Bluff, Event File 03

  File Tag: Mission Evaluation Timestamp: 22:00-11-2-2155 By the time he reached his own base it was late. He’d spent most of the day trying to figure things out at Sector, and he still hadn’t come up with a way to tell the crew what he’d gotten them into. “Look out!” A splatter of bathtub-hot, […]

Event File 04

Want to read more? Pre-order Book 2 at this link File Tag: Mission Statement Timestamp: 08:00-11-8-2155 “So, you think this’ll work?” “No f-fucking clue.” Tweak snapped. “But I already spent a week coding them. If you got a better idea, you do it. Have fun.” Jim glanced up from the device between his fingers to […]

The Hands We’re Given, Event File 02

Available On   Event File 2 File Tag: Situation Assessment Timestamp: 19:30-4-1-2155  It was well after sunset when Aidan finally finished filling out the hours’ worth of base assignment paperwork and command invoicing to send to the Regional Hub, escaped back to his room, shut the door and tried to catch his breath. He never […]

The Hands We’re Given, Event File 03

Event File 3 File Tag: Raising Morale Timestamp:06:30-4-2-2155 In the morning, Kevin’s tab pinged a message alert half an hour before he was officially on duty. Of course, the official duty schedule rarely matched the hours people worked on the Wildcards’ base. They had been working incredible amounts of overtime for months, everyone running ragged […]

The Hands We’re Given, Event File 04

(Missed a chapter? Order the book at this link) Event File 4 File Tag: Situational Awareness Timestamp:10:30-4-2-2155 By the time the gaggle of base mates had left his office, Kevin was hours behind where he’d wanted to be. He left the door open but pulled up his most archaic playlist in self defense, cranking the volume […]