Dayton Ward

Episode 149: See It or Skip It: DS9 S4


This week, we return with yet another installment in our po pular “See It or Skip It” series focusing on the fourth season of Star Trek: Deep Space Nine!

It’s a season that begins with the introduction of Worf and ends with a revelation about Gowron with a lot of amazing episodes in between! Joining us to rate the season is our friend (and New York Times Best Selling Author) Dayton Ward! He’ll guide us through the season and chime in with his own picks for this episode.

Plus, we have a special announcement regarding an incredible new project that we get to play a small part in and DON’T FORGET to listen for this week’s special FanSets discount code just for listeners of the podcast!

It’s all in Episode 149 of Your Independent Star Trek Podcast, so beam on in!

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We can’t possibly thank FIVE YEAR MISSION enough. We are truly grateful to them for allowing us to use their music for every episode of Trek Geeks. You really should check them out–they’re writing and recording one original song for each episode of the classic Star Trek series from the 1960’s.

YEAR 4 IS HERE! Get the brand-new album from Five Year Mission RIGHT NOW at

PLEASE contact Creation Entertainment and tell the you want 5YM back as the house band for STLV 2019! They need to hear from all of us in order for it to happen, so let’s make it so!

While you’re at it, you should also pick up Year 1, Year 2, Year 3, The Trouble with Tribbles, and of course, Spock’s Brain!

Please show them some support and download all their music!


Discovering Trek: Drastic Measures


In this bonus episode, Dan & Bill are joined by New York Times Best Selling Author Dayton Ward to discuss his brand new Star Trek: Discovery tie-in novel, Drastic Measures!

Plus, we’ll talk about some breaking Discovery casting news and tell you how you can win a signed copy of Dayton Ward’s new book!

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Music for Discovering Trek is provided by Five Year Mission. They’re writing one song for each episode of The Original Series and their brand new album, Year 4, is coming soon!

Find out more and download all their albums at

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