My Travels With Charley
by Sue Esty (AKA Windsinger) by:


Chapter 1: Parting - 27K - Rated PG
SUMMARY: In a cone of brilliant light, surrounded by silent and compliant former abductees, Mulder comes face to face with the Hunter. Why does this scene seem not unfamiliar and what will happen now? This series traces Mulder's abduction and begins with the events of the first few minutes. A companion story to this one is Scully's PRAYERS RISE UP.

Chapter 2: G-Force - 35K - Rated PG
SUMMARY: Mulder and his companions have been taken inside the alien ship. They are accompanied by the bounty hunter whom Mulder has begun calling 'Charley Hunter'. Mulder's first few minutes in the alien ship, however, are nearly disastrous. To surviving he finds he must make a bargain with the devil.

Chapter 3: Stockhome - 28K - Rated PG
SUMMARY: Finally recovering from his nearly fatal first few minutes aboard the alien ship, a lonely Mulder talks to an absent Scully of his surroundings and his fellow prisoners.

Chapter 4: Getting Physical - 50K - Rated PG
SUMMARY: Having somehow survived the first terrible moments on the ship and his first days (at least the ones he's been conscious enough to remember), Mulder has become bored with the routine. Time to liven things up. Time for a little first hand knowledge with The Tests.

Chapter 5: Messenger - 58K - Rated PG
SUMMARY: In the midst of his unbearable suffering aboard the alien ship, Mulder reaches out and makes unexpected contact with an amazing ally. With the help of another old friend, the messenger sets forth. It's All Hallow's Eve and anything can happen.

Chapter 6: Witness for the Persecution - 123K - Rated PG
SUMMARY: Mulder has survived his first days on the ship (at least the ones he's been conscious enough to remember), the boredom of his life with in the mindspeaker colony and first hand experience with Testing. The results of the latest test, however, has left Charley Hunter with serious decisions to make on how best to make use of his badly damaged prisoner.

Chapter 7: In the Belly of the Beast - 77K - Rated PG
SUMMARY: Mulder has survived his first days on the ship (at least the ones he's been conscious enough to remember) and the boredom of his life with in the mindspeaker colony. Less than intact, he survives testing, which for the first time reveals to Charley that Mulder's 'speaker' talent has been destroyed. While Charley decides what to do with his damaged prisoner, Mulder is allowed to recover in the company of a young woman whose ancestors were taken from Earth four generations before to live out a barren existence in a few rooms on a huge alien space station. At the end of part six, Mulder lies sleepless in the dark waiting for morning when the Hunter will take him on the next stage of his journey, a journey that Mulder can only pray will eventually lead him home.

Chapter 8: Not Kansas Pt 1, Pt 2, Pt 3, Pt 4, Pt 5, Pt 6 - 417K - Rated PG
SUMMARY: Mulder has survived his first days on the ship (at least the ones he's been conscious enough to remember) and the boredom of his life within the mindspeaker colony. Less than intact, he survives testing, which for the first time reveals to Charley that Mulder's 'speaker' talent has been destroyed. While Charley decides what to do with his damaged prisoner, Mulder is allowed to recover in the company of a young woman whose ancestors were taken from Earth four generations before to live out a barren existence in a few rooms on a huge alien space station. From here he is taken by the Hunter and put into training to pilot a small spacecraft, training that taxes the endurance of both body and mind. Mulder's rebellious spirit eventually exceeds even Charley's patience and he is literally dropped onto the surface of an unknown planet to survive as best he can. This will be the last home Mulder will ever know if he does not appear at the rendezvous point when Charley's returns and is willing to submit to Charley's plans.

Chapter 9: Those Who Are About To Die Pt 1, Pt 2, Pt 3 - 272K - Rated PG-13
This is the final chapter about those missing months following Mulder's abduction in Oregon.