A poem originally uploaded to my blog several months ago; a narrative poem, telling the story of a traveller arriving at his destination.
in The Poetry Club
by Jake Walker (J B Walker)
Part 1 of a short story written in first-person. A Military SF piece, focusing on a space war gone awry as the flagship of a commander's fleet is pummelled by a deadly enemy. In a desperate bid for safety, he orders the crew to abandon ship as the danger mounts, and the crew's morale sinks.