The Future Is Fantastic

1st December 2015

The following is a transcription of the interview held on the afternoon of Sunday Oct 4th 2015 in the  Holiday Inn, Maidenhead. Commander Straker wishes to thank Lightcudder.   Cmdr Straker: Thank you Ltcdr, for agreeing to this interview. I hope you can help show the Herald readers what a great event this has been, and perhaps give us some insight into why Fanderson Conventions are so very popular. (sounds…

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December issue

1st December 2015

Welcome to the December issue of the Ed Straker Herald. The editors are delighted to bring you a packed issue that should provide you with plenty of reading matter on the run up to Christmas! In our popular ‘Columns’ section we have a review of the Fanderson Convention held in Maidenhead in October this year. There is a review of the lecture by Alan Shubrook at the convention and a…

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Caring for your Pestis Buggerit Cuniculus

1st December 2015

Pestis Buggerit Cuniculus, or as it is more commonly know, Plot Bunny, is a creature known to inhabit even the most hostile areas of the world. Antarctic Field camps, the deepest abysses of the oceans, the scorching deserts of Africa, wherever mankind goes, PB Cuniculus is there as well. There is no danger of this small, and sometimes timid, creature ever becoming extinct, as it adapts almost instantaneously to any…

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T’was the night before Christmas

1st December 2015

T‘was the night before Christmas and in SHADO’s main base, Ed Straker was working, a frown on his face. The tinsel was hanging, the presents were wrapped. Moonbase was active, three UFOs were trapped, And Foster was flirting with Gay and with Joan While  Alec was sulking, for once all  alone. Then in the  control room arose such a clatter Alec leapt to his feet shouting ‘What is the matter!’…

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Happy Birthday, An Delen Dir!

4th October 2015

  The boss and his staff wish An Delen Dir a Very Happy Birthday !  Many happy returns, and best wishes for a wonderful day from Ed Straker, Lightcudder, Toria and dragon, as well as all your many fans here.  

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Happy Birthday Lightcudder!

21st September 2015

The boss and his staff wish a Happy Birthday to Lightcudder! Many happy returns, and our best wishes! From Ed Straker, An Delen Dir, Toria and dragon, as well as  all your many fans here. Please stay the way you are!

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The Virginia Monologues: 7

Her: I overheard him talking to Freeman. About poetry. Wanting a word to rhyme with Lake. He looked over at me as he said it as well. I love a man who writes poetry. A man with blue eyes who writes poetry. And especially a man with blonde hair and blue eyes who writes poetry. Wonder what he used to rhyme with Lake? Take…? Forsake…? Ache…? Partake….? Can’t wait to…

1st September 2015
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