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Here you'll find a growing collection of extra-narrative shorts and excerpts from the novels, as well as deleted scenes and the occasional free-range short story.

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The Libra Gambit: Chapter 25

By Kathleen McClure | October 26, 2020

In today’s chapter of The Libra Gambit, Harry gets the not-so-grand tour.To catch up on previous chapters, click HERE. Chapter 25 Shuffling out of the Charon in the midst of a particularly alcohol-soaked party of Libra…

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The Libra Gambit: Chapter 24

By Kathleen McClure | October 19, 2020

At long last, The Libra Gambit makes it to Libra station! To catch up on previous chapters, click HERE. Chapter 24 Even as the Charon emerged from hyperspace, Mollin was setting the Gypsy Moth down on…

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The Libra Gambit: Chapter 23

By Kathleen McClure | October 12, 2020

This week in The Libra Gambit, Mo sees an old friend, Jessyn and Mo share, and Jessyn gets tactical.To catch up on previous chapters, click HERE. Chapter 23 Five levels down from where Jessyn and…

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The Libra Gambit: Chapter 22

By Kathleen McClure | October 5, 2020

This week in The Libra Gambit, Mo sees an old friend, Jessyn and Mo share, and Jessyn gets tactical.To catch up on previous chapters, click HERE. Chapter 22 While the bus carrying Ray made its…

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The Libra Gambit: Chapter 21

By Kathleen McClure | September 28, 2020

Prep is finalized, monkeys prepped, and Team Gypsy Moth is ready to rock.To catch up on previous chapters, click HERE. Chapter 21 Inside the Gypsy Moth’s cockpit, Koz watched Mollin complete the pre-flight checks.  The…

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The Libra Gambit: Chapter 20

By Kathleen McClure | September 21, 2020

Prep is finalized, monkeys prepped, and Team Gypsy Moth is ready to rock.To catch up on previous chapters, click HERE. Chapter 20 Harry and Mo didn’t actually run through the docking concourse.  As professionals, albeit…

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The Libra Gambit: Chapter 19

By Kathleen McClure | September 14, 2020

Ray wakes up and makes some friends. Sort of.To catch up on previous chapters, click HERE. Chapter 19 Inside the GIES cell where his body had been deposited, Ray’s psyche continued to struggle through the…

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The Libra Gambit: Chapter 18

By Kathleen McClure | September 7, 2020

Into the Gorgon’s Lair… To catch up on previous chapters, click HERE. Chapter 18 Mo Stonewell was no stranger to plans going sideways. After all, sapient nature alone was sufficient to prevent even the best…

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The Libra Gambit: Chapter 17

By Kathleen McClure | August 30, 2020

Ray overshares. Harry plots. Mollin makes a faux pas.To catch up on previous chapters, click HERE. Chapter 17 Jessyn might have found some comfort in knowing that, despite the burns of the stun batons, and…

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The Libra Gambit: Chapter 16

By Kathleen McClure | August 24, 2020

It’s all happening at the mall.To catch up on previous chapters, click HERE. Chapter 16 A little over an hour after leaving the Moth, Harry stood in a high end boutique and watched Mo hold…