Will humanity be doomed unless all astronauts go on creative writing courses?
Analog, June 2015
– Republished: Best Science Fiction of the Year, ed. Neil Clarke, 2016
– Republished: Year’s Best Science Fiction 33, ed. Gardner Dozois, 2016
– Republished: Year’s Top Tales of Science Fiction 8 ed, Alan Kaster (Audio) 2016
– Republished: Dreams of the Technarion
Nineteenth Century steam trains were fast, but could one break the sound barrier?
A Neat Thing. The author deploys his physics with authority and manages to convince me that the rocket was possible as his narrator describes it – Lois Tiltron