There And Back Again: Looking Back at the Star Trek Voyager Relaunch

Voyager holds a unique place in the Star Trek canon. It is the only show that started with a goal – to bring the ship home to the Alpha Quadrant. (In theory, Deep Space Nine also had a set goal of bringing Bajor into the Federation, but this was largely forgotten as the show wentContinue reading “There And Back Again: Looking Back at the Star Trek Voyager Relaunch”

BOOK REVIEW: Enemy of My Enemy, by Christie Golden

Spirit Walk (#2) Part of the Litverse Focuses on the Voyager crew Published by Pocket Books in 2004 A Space Opera 292 pages Captain Chakotay has been abducted by the mad scientist Crell Moset. In his place, in command of Voyager, sits a Changeling with an agenda of their own. Only a few suspect theContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Enemy of My Enemy, by Christie Golden”

BOOK REVIEW: Old Wounds, by Christie Golden

Spirit Walk (#1) Part of the Litverse Focuses on the Voyager crew Published by Pocket Books in 2004 A Space Opera 273 pages Under the command of newly-minted Captain Chakotay, Voyager returns to action. Their first mission is to relocate a group of colonists. But will Chakotay allow his Maquis past to influence his leadership,Continue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Old Wounds, by Christie Golden”

BOOK REVIEW: The Farther Shore, by Christie Golden

Book Two of the Homecoming duology Part of the Litverse Focuses on the Voyager crew Published by Pocket Books in 2003 A domestic Space Opera 275 pages A virulent Borg plague spreads across the Earth. With corruption at the heart of Starfleet, only Janeway and her crew can save the planet. But they are scattered.Continue reading “BOOK REVIEW: The Farther Shore, by Christie Golden”

BOOK REVIEW: Homecoming, by Christie Golden

Book One of the Homecoming duology Part of the Litverse Focuses on the Voyager crew Published by Pocket Books in 2003 A domestic Space Opera 262 pages Captain Janeway has achieved the impossible. After seven years in the Delta Quadrant, she has brought her ship and her crew home safely. But the home they leftContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: Homecoming, by Christie Golden”

BOOK REVIEW: No Time Like the Past, by Greg Cox

A standalone novel A crossover between the Original Series and Voyager Published by Pocket Books in 2014 Time Travel 386 pages ⭐⭐⭐⭐ While negotiating peace on a planet plagued by Orion piracy, James T. Kirk and his crew meet a mysterious stranger. Her name is Seven, and she has been cast back in time fromContinue reading “BOOK REVIEW: No Time Like the Past, by Greg Cox”

Star Trek Crew Builder: Captains

Welcome to the last in a series of articles wherein I attempt to build the ideal crew for a ship, using characters from the many variations of Star Trek. To be a candidate, all you need is to be a series regular on one of Star Trek‘s TV incarnations, from The Original Series onwards. Now that we’veContinue reading “Star Trek Crew Builder: Captains”

Star Trek Crew Builder: First Officers

Welcome to the second in a series of articles wherein I attempt to build the ideal crew for a ship, using characters from the many variations of Star Trek. To be a candidate, all you need is to be a series regular on one of Star Trek‘s TV incarnations, from The Original Series onwards. Out here inContinue reading “Star Trek Crew Builder: First Officers”

Star Trek Crew Builder: Science Officers

Welcome to the seventh in a series of articles wherein I attempt to build the ideal crew for a ship, using characters from the many variations of Star Trek. To be a candidate, all you need is to be a series regular on one of Star Trek‘s TV incarnations, from The Original Series onwards. Furthering science isContinue reading “Star Trek Crew Builder: Science Officers”

Star Trek Crew Builder: Operations & Communications

Welcome to the sixth in a series of articles wherein I attempt to build the ideal crew for a ship, using characters from the many variations of Star Trek. To be a candidate, all you need is to be a series regular on one of Star Trek‘s TV incarnations, from The Original Series onwards. Today we’re coveringContinue reading “Star Trek Crew Builder: Operations & Communications”