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Literary Treks: A Star Trek Books and Comics Podcast

Aug 20, 2015

David Mack: Seekers 3: Long Shot.

What if the laws of probability were no longer a factor and the most improbable and nigh unthinkable things began to happen? This is exactly what the crew of the Sagittarius runs into in the latest Seekers novel and the solution may just cost them more than they bargained for.

In this episode of Literary Treks hosts Matthew Rushing and Dan Gunther welcome back author David Mack to discuss his latest book Seekers 3: Long Shot. We talk about it’s creation, being villainless, illustrating the Prime Directive, scientific research, crew interactions, personal connections, life to the fullest, what’s next for David and where to find him online.

In the news section we talk about TNG: Warped and it’s humorous ideas for a season 8 of The Next Generation.    



Matthew Rushing and Dan Gunther



David Mack


Editor and Producer

Matthew Rushing


Executive Producers

C Bryan Jones and Norman C. Lao


Associate Producers

Ken Tripp

Will Nguyen 


Production Manager

Richard Marquez


Content Manager

Will Nguyen



TNG: Warped (00:02:16)


Feature: David Mack

Introduction (00:05:12)

Creation (00:06:34)

Villianless (00:15:03)

Illustration the Prime Directive (00:18:32)

Scientific Race (00:24:44)

Crew Interaction (00:29:46)

Personal Connection (00:37:21)

Life to the Full (00:42:14)

Up Next for David (00:54:02)

Finding David Online (01:02:01)


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