Tag Archives: Mark Webb

Wefting the Warp

Wefting the Warp by Mark Webb part 3

Orlando focused his attention on the task before him and ignored the knot of judges on the other side of the bridge. The assessment board meeting and the subsequent lukewarm response to his wormhole modelling had convinced him that without a decisive demonstration he’d look back on his time Navigating for Captain Fernanda with nostalgic […]

Wefting the Warp

Wefting the Warp by Mark Webb part 2

Orlando suspected that there had been better starts to a candidate’s bid for mastery. The mutterings of the crowd that had gathered to witness what most thought would be one of the most entertaining hearings in recent times didn’t help his concentration. Master Angelina Wainwright, the most senior Navigator present and chair of this assessment […]

Wefting the Warp

Wefting the Warp by Mark Webb part 1

Shimmering threads hung in the air around Orlando, their colourful arrangement just short of coherence. He twisted and swayed, trained movements designed to align his body and mind with the wormhole generator and bring order to the disarray surrounding him. A sense of anticipation deep in his chest told him that a connection was about […]