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On the making of Diary of a Space Archivist

This is the first week that I haven’t published a new episode of Diary of a Space Archivist.

Feels weird.

Season two will be made asap!

In the meantime, though, I recorded myself making an episode a while back and have edited the footage to make a little video exploring my process and that…

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Diary of a Space Archivist season one: episode 05

The Discoverer

CAL takes the reigns in this, slightly shorter than usual, penultimate episode…

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Diary of a Space Archivist © Rebecca Stirrup 2018

Diary of a Space Archivist

Sam wanted to be at the forefront of space exploration.  Ideally on the crew of The Discoverer.

Instead Sam’s stuck on her own in a beaten-up-junk-ship, trailing around space behind The Discoverer, archiving all of their cool discoveries in the correct, ‘corporate-approved-process’, with no one but CAL (Computerised Artificial Life), for company.

It could be worse – at least she’s in space – and she’s got a box of curly wurlys under her bunk.

Credits

Written and acted by Beccy Stirrup

Music by Six Umbrellas

Sound effects from:

JapanYoshiTheGamer

alienistcog

almalaut

Reitanna

Posted in Fiction, Intergalactic Fly-Fishing, Novel, Writing

Coming soon to a novel near you: Colin

Colin

COLIN

Place of Origin: Hurcott
Fighting style: He’s not sure yet
Age: 27
Occupation: Office worker (frustrated astronaut)
Hobby: Surfing the Net, making cups of tea, anything to distract from work
Likes: Cracking the top off a freshly boiled egg
Dislikes: Boy racers and their boom boom look at me in my souped up wreck with my amazingly expensive stereo system, I’m a gangster, no really…

 

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Coming soon to a novel near you: Malcolm

Malcolm

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Place of Origin: Hurcott
Fighting style: Rushes to attack and relies on brute strength to carry him through.  It often does
Age: 30
Occupation: Works in a newsagent’s
Hobby: Spending time with friends, playing cards, watching films
Likes: Jack Daniels – the glug glug when it’s poured, and the crack of ice
Dislikes: Coke bubbles up his nose, the feeling of going nowhere and turning 30