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Fiction Friday: Cavaliers of Mars

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  • Fiction Friday: Cavaliers of Mars

    The fiction for Cavaliers of Mars‘ chapter 4, “Luck,” by Audrey Whitman.

    My name is Étienne, and I’m the unluckiest man on Mars. Wait, let me go back.

    Six weeks ago, I found a scale the size of a dinner plate. When I tried to hide it in some machinery, I found another one. Just as I picked that one up, Issac (my boss’s son, and too intense for my own good) walked by. And he wanted to go tell Ms. Turhan himself, right now. Now, I was more than happy to give him all the credit, but he dragged me along, too.

    So, I found myself explaining to the Captain how these aren’t even the first scales I’ve seen, and yes, probably I could point the locations out on a map. I mean, I made those maps. Next thing I know I’m dangling in a rope harness above the central block. Well, the block that’s at the center of our maps at least — I think we’re actually southwest of the true center of the complex. But I’m swaying there in ...


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