Star Trek Babies: “Friday’s Child”

Original Series, Season 2, Episode 11 For Summary, click here-   http://memory-alpha.wikia.com/wiki/Friday%27s_Child_(episode) “Ootchie-wootchie-cootchie-coo.” – Dr. McCoy “‘Ootchie-wootchie-cootchie-coo,’ Captain?” Mr. Spock “An obscure Earth dialect…”  – Captain Kirk Never underestimate the power of a newborn baby to scare the living daylights out of a grown man.  Or a Vulcan.  I love how hesitant Mr. Spock was to…

Fifty Years of Star Trek

The glorious day has finally arrived, the 50th anniversary of the first airing of the first episode of Star Trek. Today is my scheduled time to post about writing.  Perfect.  Star Trek has influenced countless storytellers just by opening our imaginations to the possibilities.  I thought I’d focus on one episode, however.  The Trouble with…