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For information on the planet, see Mezora. For information on the dominant species, see Mezoran Species. Mezoran law is best explained through its emphasis on the truth. Following the last Warring Period, Mezoran leaders sought a way to unite and rebuild the decimated population, and established a justice system that would severely punish anyone who … More Star Federation Database: Mezoran Law
For more information on the dominant native species, see: Mezorans. A large, rocky planet located within Star Federation-controlled space, Mezora is one of the few planets within this territory that does not recognize the galactic military’s authority. Mezora declared its independence at the beginning of the Andromedan War, choosing to abstain from fighting as well … More Star Federation Database: Mezora
Name: Myrikanj Species: Yukarian Sex: Female Gender: Female Date of Arrest: 10.02.0056 AW Notable Physical Traits: Slightly paler blue skin than Yukarian norm. Dark blue tattoo on forehead just above antennae joint (obtained after imprisonment). Charge(s): Smuggling of weapons, illegal hallucinogenic spices; evasion of territorial taxation law; evasion of galactic taxation law; aiding and abetting … More Star Federation Database: Criminal Record – Myrikanj
BookCon 2017 is drawing closer, and I’m smack in the middle of prep work. I have my printed books ready to go–all checked for quality and consistency–a lot of plush in the works, and some additional merch. Let’s take a look: First up, the arkin beanies! I have 15 made, and plan on making 15 … More BookCon 2017 Update
One of the three dominant races of the galaxy, Yukarians originated from the planet Yukara, located within the Aurora Star System. The territory they control is the second-largest independent sector in the galaxy, greater even than human-controlled space. Unlike the reclusive Hyrunians, however, Yukarians have maintained open relations with the Star Federation and have granted movement … More Star Federation Database: Yukarians
My “Year in Review” post for 2016 was pretty pessimistic. Given how that year went, that’s probably surprising to no one, but hey. It’s a new year. While I’m personally of the opinion that it’s going to be a hell of a ride, I’m cautiously optimistic about getting a few personal projects and goals accomplished. … More Resolutions for 2017 #poweredbyindie
Last week, I talked about singular moments in video games and how, no matter what kind of game you’re playing, there is always the chance for you to engage with that game in a special way and have a totally unique experience. I ended by saying that I had a very vivid memory of a … More As promised, that time I broke a romance…
Tickets for BookCon 2017 are on sale now!! BookCon will be in New York City in 2017. Looks like there are going to be some seriously cool panels, enough so that I’m probably going to regret needing to monitor my booth the entire time I’m there. BUT, for those interested in attending, tickets are on … More BookCon 2017 Tickets!!
My father likes to tell the story of the first time I ever saw a Star Wars movie. I was young enough that I myself don’t really remember the experience of being in the theater, but according to my parents, I needed to be helped into the seat. So I guess I was pretty small. … More Why I Love Science Fiction