A Problem of Hope by Jason Hutt
Approx. 6,010 words.
Published on May 14, 2011.
Lost amidst the stars, Isaac Hope awakens to a mystery. He has no memory of where he is, how he came to be there, or why he is there. This short story follows Isaac's journey of self discovery as he pieces together his past with only the companionship of his spaceship and some terrible food.