Greg Cox wrote:
Telling novel-length Trek stories in first-person is tricky, since it means you're stuck in one head the entire book and can't, for example, cut back and forth from the bridge to the away team, or to the B-Plot involving Scotty or O'Brien . . . .
Unless you re-tell what was reported to you later on. And exaggerate. And shuffle around.
And this, cadets, is the story of How I Became Captain of the Enterprise.