Summary: Strange Trek - a series of Star Trek short-stories that delve into the odd, the macabre, and the inexplicable with undertones of mystery and horror. As Dr. McCoy once opined, "Space is disease and danger wrapped in darkness and silence." Or, more to the point, "In space, no one can hear you scream."
In this third story, Commander Inga Strauss is really creeped out by clowns, though she doesn't really know why. This story will provide the answer. (Originally posted at the TrekBBS in 2008)
Categories: Expanded Universes Characters: None
Chapters: 1 Completed: Yes
Word count: 1946 Read: 1005
Published: 23 May 2014 Updated: 23 May 2014
The USS Bluefin is tasked with escorting a transport carrying a circus troupe to Klaamet IV. The mission makes Commander Inga Strauss quite uncomfortable, though she really doesn't know why. A look into her past provides the answer.