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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,750. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Science Fiction Short Story. 4,300 words. The new restaurant in town has delicious food. Eat at your own risk!
Omega Shadows
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,280. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015 by WolfSinger Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Still trying to convince members of the former Centauri Alliance she can be trusted, Selaynia finds herself kidnapped - apparently by the organization she once worked for - and taken to a new world where members of the group Omega are coming together. An alien intelligence takes an interest in the group -- but just who are they and what do they want with the refugees?
Average Joe
Price: Free! Words: 8,990. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A failed engineer saves the life of an old friend and plots to steal her world changing technology.
Sleeping Sickness
Price: Free! Words: 8,630. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In this Sorter Universe Story, a med student trapped on board a space craft has to prevent a mutiny and the release of thousands of killers from a deep space mental institution.
Paradise
Price: Free! Words: 10,280. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Will they escape or will they fall victim just like the many others that visits Paradise
We Don't Know Why
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,770. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
To a future girl, Mishell, who flies with the aid of anti-gravity wings, the death in a freak accident of a beloved older brother, Mykel, is hard to accept. Why had it happened? To Mykel, of all people? Why ? Rebelliously going AWOL from her home spacecraft, cruising the sky of an earth-like planet, Mishell is worshipped by primitive people who believe she is an angel. A short story.
Lucent Sylph
Price: Free! Words: 13,120. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Lucas Thissel has something he fears: an alien species of palm-sized glass fairies called Lucent Sylphs. They came through a portal from a parallel, metaphysical dimension, and they indenture themselves as slaves to human beings. Too much neglect or unkindness, and they will cloud over and disintegrate. Too much love and their hearts are overcome and burst. And one has attached herself to him.
The Grift
Price: Free! Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Can a cowboy really con a con man? Or will he be stranded, penniless, on a space station?
Monster or Marvel
Price: Free! Words: 9,510. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » General
Scientists investigate a recent rash of birth defects, trying to uncover the cause. Mary, a research assistant, is anxious to meet the new research scientist, Dr. Celia Quinley. Celia has a strong affinity for her work and her study subjects. The two women soon become fast friends, but at the point when they achieve a breakthrough in their research, the unthinkable happens....
The Warparound
Series: Acoustic Funambulist, Book 15. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,350. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Harmonizing his stream to the tune of life, the Acoustic Funambulist travels on time throughout the galaxies in a progression of unlikely encounters. Subjected to an environment that defies the logic of time and space, the acrobat like some poor creature in a wheel, struggles to advance in this fifteenth episode.
Mind Work
Price: Free! Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Story is about a boy who in an unfortunate accident lost his father. Then gradually finds himself in a situation that can save his father life. Will he save his father? Or will his father die again? Lets find out!
The League of Decent Chaps
Price: Free! Words: 8,570. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
What if the world were different? What if rudeness and bad manners could be punished by a spell in an asylum or prison? What kind of a world would that be, and how would we get there. The world turns on one day in 1977, one day when everything changes. Nearly thirty years later the son who'd witnessed his Father's murder is at the heart of defending all the morals which his Fath
Foreigner - A Science Fiction Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
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When Frank Anderson boarded the Alpha spaceship, he never thought the expedition would end in tragedy. Now, a foreigner trapped in a world unlike anything he could have ever imagined, Frank must come to terms with the choice he made that changed his life forever…
Alcandhor
Price: Free! Words: 12,460. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of three previously published short stories about Alcandhor, one of the main characters of the novel Sword's Edge: Alternate Path / Bitter Storm / Petition
Empty Plastic Father
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A short story, about 3900 words. Danny is a young man who doesn't see eye to eye with his father. When dad won't help Danny realize his college dreams, he does what any reasonable person would do: he cuts his dad out of his life and buys a new one.
Confessions of a Shapeshifter
Price: Free! Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Being able to be anything does not mean you are anything. A shapeshifter has a crisis of love and identity.
Nightlight
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,330. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Nine-year-old Kayla suffers from horrible dreams, along with the nagging fear that monsters will come for her in the night. Employees of the Stafford Sleep Clinic think they know better, until an astonished technician discovers that beyond all of the machines, wires, and monitors he trusts so completely, the little girl's fears may not be imaginary after all.
The Glass House
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Coalition of Outlying Worlds has been smashed to pieces in a war that never made sense, and the World Union reigns supreme from their seat of power on Earth. The Union will brook no criticism, but men like Stian are driven, beholden by something deep inside themselves to fight for a memory, for a time when people were free to do as they pleased. And he's far from the only one...
Piece of Mind
Price: Free! Words: 5,030. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
An experiment is taken to the extreme when lab partner, Mark Knight becomes part of the experiment as an unwilling and unknowing participant. His partner does the unthinkable and removes his brain in order to conduct their theories further. Mark has no option but to agree to Tony's unspeakable requests in order to survive. Where does he go from here?
He's You
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Stanley survives a coma, only to come home and find a little boy standing in his living room. This is no ordinary boy; He's the same height. Has the same hair color. And the same face! As much as Mom and Dad would like to think this arrangement will work out, truth is, some people actually appreciate their identities.