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The Short Trip
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Price: Free! Words: 860. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
What lengths will a Doctor Who fan go to in order to retrieve missing episodes?
Waking Up Different
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Price: Free! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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In the course of medical advances, there may come a time when we can safely freeze ourselves and wake in what will hopefully be a better, brighter future. The operative word there being "hopefully".
Sentience
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Price: Free! Words: 8,040. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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After waking up to find the company research facility abandoned, and in ruins, an android sets out to discover what has happened. But something is different. What are these strange sensations, these… feelings?
Luther Oliver, Technician
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Price: Free! Words: 4,760. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
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Luther is trapped on a colony where his unique technical skill is in demand. He is a virtual prisoner. This is the short version of his life there.
A Rock of Offense
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Price: Free! Words: 5,840. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Asteroid mining is hard work, and hard men do it. The kind of men who won't let anything stop them. Not even the end of the world.
The Viking Space Princess Part 1: Skyla
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Finding herself on board the Longboat ship Snökaos in disguise should have been an easy way to sneak on board to find her missing friend. However things soon takes a turn for the worst for Skyla in ways she could never quite have imagined, when she becomes trapped on board as the ship unexpectedly takes off on a mission.
THE WILD ONES: A Pennsylvania Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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This story takes place in New Pennsylvania (the setting of Michael Bunker's Pennsylvania novel) shortly after the founding of the Amish Zone in NP. It is not necessary to have read the Pennsylvania Omnibus to understand and enjoy this story. It is a stand-alone short story focusing more attention on the first Amish settlers in New Pennsylvania.
Nonlocal Detectives
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Price: Free! Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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On the distant planet of Reclite, two men have been hired to deliver a message and a transport ticket to an unsuspecting woman. What they reveal will change her life forever.
Artifact
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Price: Free! Words: 1,490. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Noon wishes fate would give him a break. He's survived an attack from an ancient robot and just wants to go home. Also his body might be dying, and he's stranded in the middle of nowhere. He should really know better by now. This short story takes place in a lush, overgrown post apocalyptic world where the majority of the population are descendants of genetic experiments and have strange powers.
Teeny Weenie Man (A short, completely believable story)
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Price: Free! Words: 11,480. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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When Molly Peek discovers an extremely odd hotdog during the course of her working day, she has no idea that her knowledge of life, evolution, and whether Earthlings are alone in the universe will be greatly enhanced. For such a small guy, the Teeny Weenie Man sure knows how to make an impact.
Small Graces
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Price: Free! Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.40 from 10 reviews)
Grace crash lands on an alien world to discover she's not alone. Short science fiction story. About 1100 words. Free.
Blue
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Price: Free! Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.40 from 5 reviews)
A new life, a new beginning on the ocean planet Mosa VI, commonly known as Blue, goes awry for one colonist and his family. A short sci-fi story. 2300 words.
Argo
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 13,130. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.38 from 13 reviews)
Searching for the answers to true artificial intelligence, Mira McAllister comes across a strange android named Eo who proves to hold more questions than answers.
Peekers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,030. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.38 from 8 reviews)
Larry just wants to enjoy the first day of his retirement. But there are a couple of obstacles in his way. First, there are the kids next door who insist on racing their dirt bikes through his yard. And then there's his eccentric neighbor Zach, who comes looking for Larry's help, to verify that Zach isn't losing his mind. Because there is something in his house that couldn't possibly be real...
Blue Haired Alien Girlfriend
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Price: Free! Words: 6,000. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.33 from 12 reviews)
Blue Haired Alien Girlfriend is a stand alone short story. Joshua is a manager at FishBurgers who walks home alone every evening. One night, he comes across an unusual blue-haired woman sitting on a bench. He's thrown for a loop when she tells him where she's from, but he doesn't mind. Sometimes love can be a little quirky, sometimes it can be a lot quirky.
Healthy or Else
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Price: Free! Words: 5,210. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A speculative satire about the health care industries assuming dictatorial powers in a recognizable near future society. Healthy or Else tells the story of one family's brush with the health care regime and what happens to these good people. The trends are in play; the future may not be as far away as you think.
Discipline
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Price: Free! Words: 10,320. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
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There's no joy in coming of age for Lexi. As a illegitimate third-born daughter, she knew the day only held exile from her clan-hold. Outside the walls of her home, there is only the unforgiving desert under the stationary sun of her world. Exile is a thin euphemism for death.
Don't Count the Stars: A Short Story of Life on the Edge of the Universe
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,200. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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For Skeeto, an orphan growing up on the rustic frontier world of Fulon, the night sky is a beacon calling him to a life of adventure. But his old friend Bergen, a retired space traveler, has memories of a darker side to the universe.
Those Who Wait, Looking At Stars
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,960. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
When Jakob goes to join the military, he becomes involved with Project Celestial. Will what happens next be too much for his boyfriend to handle?
Existence
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Price: Free! Words: 1,310. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
One mistake can change things... A flash fiction sci-fi story of time travel.