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In Joubin's Head
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Price: Free! Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015 by Hidden Clearing Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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A psychological sci-fi short story that takes place inside the head of Joubin, a man who must make sense of the past and present from his jumbled thoughts and the voice in his mind. Joubin soon realizes the voice is not his own thoughts, but of an entity that is curious and adaptable. Through conversation with this entity, Joubin will find out if this voice is friendly or means to do him harm.
Manhunt How Long Can You Run
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Price: Free! Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Running from the police should never be a game, but for the rich in the 23rd century it’s just that. Until Justin Ferry the third finds out that money cannot always buy you power.
The Boy, His Gazillion-Mile Journey and the Celestial Insouciance of It All
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Price: Free! Words: 2,520. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Jai and Professor ponder the larger questions about life and the Universe a night before Jai was to be nuked and transported to the Domus-Nova.
The Cyborg's Story
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Price: Free! Words: 7,340. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Short story. 16 pages. Michael 64, a winged cyborg, is hired by Thurston, Director-General of Genetic Engineering, to guard Azuria 27, a famous cyborg dancer changed at her request into human form - an illegal procedure in 2175. Azuria thinks she is changing for love. When she becomes pregnant, she and Michael unwittingly find themselves part of Thurston's plot for cyborg supremacy. 6,350 words
The Cryo Killer
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Price: Free! Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
At Life Extension Ltd, we guarantee that your death will be painless, or your money back when you’re thawed. And the Cryo Bureau? They won’t suspect a thing. 'The Cryo Killer' is a thrilling sci-fi short that’ll convince you not to step into that freezer quite yet.
Awake: Aloha
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,730. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In Part 2 of the "Awake" short story series, Timothy Stone is determined to find a way to awaken his mother and the rest of the town of Hillsboro, Oregon. After enlisting the help of his friends George and Godfrey Bjorge, they set out to find answers in the neighboring town of Aloha but what they find only leaves them with more questions.
The Silent Yearning of the Bijounonc
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,180. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015 by Hermit Muse Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Thief Brin Callahan has found a sort-of grace on a new planet, away from the dangerous lifestyle she once lived. But that grace is interrupted by an unwanted visit from a police officer.
The Last Battle
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Price: Free! Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The long awaited final assault against the evil Volmoths is upon the battle hardened Commander. The Commander preps his remaining troops under the leadership of Sargent Savage and sends them into the last battle.
Digital Hinduism
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Series: Simple Journeys to Odd Destinations. Price: Free! Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A unique perspective on video games and what they might mean in the grander scheme of some people's lives. Another Simple Journey to an Odd Destination.
From the Pen of Greg Norgaard, Book 1: Change the Past
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,420. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015 by Pro Se Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Tom Spencer had found a woman who made him thrill like no other and he knew how lucky he was to have her. Fate, like a sandblaster, erased it all searing it away from his tight grip. In order to rectify what was taken from him, Tom would develop the machine that would allow him to send a message through time.
Orussian Quarantine
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Series: Tales of shrouded history, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,940. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
The Orussians had found a way to harness the power of labor by engineering ant-monkeys, a hard-working and loyal slave species—until the uprising. Having manipulated the genes of her own pet ant-monkey,and granting him free will,bioscientist Uriëlla has grievously breached the code of conduct.These events lead to a struggle of biblical proportions which promises to forever alter Orus civilization.
The Mission
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Price: Free! Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Captain John Rivers, a former smuggler, finally has his past catch up to him when he receives a strange transmission from a former friend-turned-Colonial Federation Major, giving him a way out from his debt to society. He must join together with his traitorous former first mate, Crowley, and deliver supplies to a besieged colony in order to save them, as well as himself.
The Photograph
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Price: Free! Words: 980. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A man discovers the existence of aliens through his babbling friend.
The Evil Green Sorcerer
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You set the price! Words: 880. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(2.00 from 1 review)
Having heard the warnings but shaken them off, the main character must fight to protect what they love when they learn of an ancient legend which predicts the downfall of the kingdom at the hands of a dark lord that wishes to rule the land and all within it. Driven by mental instability, their goal is to get revenge. My character is pinning for a lost love that he can’t have and turn to the dark.
The Evil Green Sorcerer
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Price: Free! Words: 10. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Having heard the warnings but shaken them off, the main character must fight to protect what they love when they learn of an ancient legend which predicts the downfall of the kingdom at the hands of a dark lord that wishes to rule the land and all within it. Driven by mental instability, their goal is to get revenge. My character is pinning for a lost love that he can’t have and turn to the dark.
The Interdimensional Dilemmas of IAN and Betty
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Price: Free! Words: 15,440. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Interdimensional Dilemmas of IAN and Betty is an episodic SFF story that reads like a cross between Doctor Who and Jasper Fforde’s Thursday Next series. Betty Mortimer is a theoretical researcher who one day meets the man she'd thought only existed in thesis. He takes her on an adventure through dimensions and what's waiting for them on the other side will be the challenge of Betty's life.
Tin Universe Monthly #21, A First Shot Fired: Part Three
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Price: Free! Words: 4,900. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
A First Shot Fired: Part Three and February installments of Tin Universe Daily all for the low price of FREE!!
Almost Beyond Imagination: A Real Hologram (A Classic Sci-Fi Short Story)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: American English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Almost Beyond Imagination: A Real Hologram, is about what happens to most of the crew of a starship as they make first contact with the holographic image of a little girl dressed as a princess.
The Theory of Love at First Sight
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Price: Free! Words: 1,740. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
"If you’ve received this, I hope you understand. We didn’t mean for it to become this way. I didn’t want it to turn out like this. We lost sight of everything. Even love. Even now, to keep ourselves safe, we weaponised it. This is the theory of love at first sight." - a flash fiction about love at first sight.
Flayed
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A short story, about 3500 words. Donte is a veteran and a colonist on a struggling new world under a hot young flare star. For most of the colonists, the struggle is in coaxing crops out of the alien soil and avoiding the radiation of the flares. But for Donte, he must also deal with the lingering trauma of war -- and a body that feels skinned alive without the armor he once wore in the army.