Charred Earth 1: The House
It is the distant future and Earth appears to be at peace. Into this tranquil world a man from another era wakes up.
Upon exploring his surroundings he finds the people to be friendly and helpful. However, he feels a malevolent presence is at work, not only in this new world but he fears also within him.
A Novelette of 14,200 words, this is a science fiction story.