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Litter Thugs
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Series: The Cloud Brother's Short Stories, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 5,790. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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What should we do with those louts who leave their litter behind them wherever they go? Would they think twice if their rubbish automatically ended up between their bed sheets? Alf and Bert 'borrow' one of Trevor Cloud's half-finished experiments and start a revenge campaign against the litterbugs. Which would be fine, except human error and half-finished experiments make a poor combination…
Journal of Decline - A Post Apocalyptic Life
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Price: Free! Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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This is a short story of how a mother and daughter survive the aftermath of nuclear war, in journal format.
The Fourth Treatment
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Price: Free! Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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When Jorge92A2020, the only survivor of the first dozen longevity pioneers, grants Andrea an exclusive interview before his Fourth Treatment, she learns the changes from his previous treatments are more than skin deep. He may look like a Neanderthal, but Jorge challenges Andrea to consider her own humanity as he pursues his quest for immortality.
Seeking Forever
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Price: Free! Words: 3,950. Language: American English. Published: July 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
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Jennifer O'Malley has been separated from her husband and son by miles and a few lifetimes since awakening from Cryogenic sleep in a post-apocalyptic world. She is obsessed to the point of near desperation in her drive to reunite with them; traversing a dysfunctional world far removed from the vision of the founders of Camelot Enterprises.
Plasma Frequency Issue 7
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Price: Free! Words: 25,700. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Fiction By: J. W. Alden Milo James Fowler Julie Frost K. S. O'Neill Nanci Schwartz Steve Simpson J. S. Watts Eleanor Wood Art: Cover art by Laura Givens Book Review: Mermaid by Kate O'Connor
Submerged
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Price: Free! Words: 3,690. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
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An isolated, frail old man trapped in his apartment. What possible threat could he pose to the sociopaths next door? Except that Brendan has his wife's foolish bravery to live up to ... Submerged is a free short story (2,988 words).
Hey, Baby
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,810. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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If you meet a man dressed as Elvis in a Las Vegas casino in the middle of the night, that's not so strange. What is strange is when he tells you that he's a priest, that Elvis is Lord, and he's come from the future to find the truth of his scripture. Stranger still is when his religious rivals show up to express their disapproval...violently. Hey, Baby is a novelette of about 7600 words.
The Chronicles of Riddick: Ghosts of Furya
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Price: Free! Words: 29,270. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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First Sergeant Jade Waters and her squad are deployed to investigate the remains of Furya years after the Necromonger Invasion that destroyed the planet. Drawn by dark rumors, Waters is determined to root out the truth; any and all knowledge is vital against the inevitable day the Necromongers reach Earth.
Into the Strange
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Price: Free! Words: 11,650. Language: American English. Published: September 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
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A collection of 20 flash fiction stories, ranging from science fiction and horror, to drama and humor.
Kudos
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Price: Free! Words: 5,980. Language: British English. Published: September 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Grace was always at the forefront of fashion. So much so that she went beyond mere implants, spending a fortune on a genetic patch. But when her formerly timid friend Naomi exceeds even Grace's ostentations, deposes Grace from her own social circle, and starts a relationship with her friend Rick, things begin to get sticky.
Just a Boy
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Price: Free! Words: 2,040. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
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Taz learns he's unusually strong for a fourth-grader, but having super powers isn't all it's cracked up to be. Find out what other powers he has and the unexpected adventures that result!
Ophelia In My Arms
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 74,480. Language: American English. Published: October 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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New Science Fiction, New Horror and New Fantasy from prize winning author Mike Jansen, collected into a stunning anthology showing some of the best dark fiction the Netherlands have to offer.
2AT0074
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Price: Free! Words: 1,440. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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Roy Lannigan works for the powerful Varcon Pharma corporation. Varcon workers are required to be "medicated" at all times, by law. Roy discovers the rumors about Varcon having secret research vans is true, and when his pet is stolen, he is changed forever. He begins plotting revenge on Varcon. Working secretly, and committing the crime of learning in his free time, Roy takes any chance necessary.
Ch05En: Episode 1
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Price: Free! Words: 10,240. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Frank is a twenty-something with a dream of delivering pizzas all of his life. Unfortunately for him, his parents have other plans. Frank's father wants him to take over their family's pizzeria and his mother wants to see his Ch05En gene, which destines him for greatness, come to fruition, so she may use him in one of her super villainous plots.
Fly Fishin' - A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 5,070. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
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This is a tale for those who have felt the silent whiz of a fly pole as the line thwaps gently against the water. It's a tale for those who have ever wondered how their happiness can coexist with a world obsessed with production. It's a tale of the brilliant resilience of the human heart and the sublimity of nature. It's a tale for you.
El Adin
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Price: Free! Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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A man tells a story too fantastic to be believed. (A flash-fiction reworking of the story of Aladdin, set in the future)
In Time for Christmas
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Time travelers go back to the birth of Jesus of Nazareth, in an attempt to discover the origins of the "Christmas star".
Miriam
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Price: Free! Words: 1,650. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
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Short fiction. If you could change anything about your life - anything - what would you change? And what would you sacrifice?
Greed
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Price: Free! Words: 1,160. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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The story of one man's greed, a random accident, and the consequences
Mapping the Silence of Dreams
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Price: Free! Words: 10,770. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013 by Cross Productions. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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Harris Palmer is an assistant director of security at a lab where scientists made contact with the dream sphere and accidentally brought something back: A sinister gunfighter and his sorceress bride, leaving the fate of the world up to a corporate security agent who never really liked his job in the first place.