I'm still not predicting any publication date, but I will say that it looks like ten chapters will be the final tally. In the meantime, here's a little something to thank you for your patience. The wording might change a bit before the end, but right now this is my title block:
synopsis: The battle for an empire grows desperate when a leading Resistance figure is kidnapped and brainwashed.
color code: purple
story codes: mc, nc, md, fd, mf, ff, mm, ma, sf, ex, ft