The Adventures of Scottie McKeel

Welcome aboard the Dread Ship Shirley!

You must be this tall to ride, but all those 13 and older are invited to join the high flying adventures of skyman Scottie McKeel and all of captain Stickywicket's crew. A fantastic steampunk story done up in the tradition of the good ol' pulp fiction, dime store novels! Stop by every Monday as we put wind in our sails and clouds in our knickers!

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Scottie McKeel is In for a Shock: Part 1

By Phaedra Mintun Scottie stood on deck, leaning over the railing, hoping to get the first glimpse of the chalet. The gray stone peaks welcomed them with their snow white hair, puffy cloud hats and trousers of fresh green meadows. … Continue reading

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Out of the Blue, Elsie Monroe

By Phaedra Mintun Elsie Monroe stretched in the afternoon light coming through the window of the small studio apartment she shared with three other dancers from the Linguine. It was her week to sleep on the floor and her muscles … Continue reading

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Scottie McKeel in Stuck in the Middle Again: Part 4

By Phaedra Mintun Scottie let out the port sails to assist with Sticky's erratic turn. The ship steadied and about faced with the kind of obedience and maneuverability that made Scottie beam with pride. He patted the ship lovingly and … Continue reading

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Scottie McKeel in Stuck in the Middle Again: Part 3

By Phaedra Mintun Scottie had seen light weapons like arrows used in combat before. Usually the purpose of an attack was to strand a crew, or take over a ship. A ship attacking for the purpose of destroying didn't make … Continue reading

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Scottie McKeel in Stuck in the Middle Again: Part 2

By Phaedra Mintun Scottie's mouth opened and closed as he tried to think of a way to get away from the angry looking police officer and take Bianca with him. His brain was spitting out random and ridiculously fabricated explanations, … Continue reading

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