23 short stories from the next generation of science fiction authors. LQQK takes pride in focusing on the future of contemporary technology and phenomena, not on tired, Cold War/WW2-era themes like space conquest, nuclear war, and alien invasion. More
23 short stories from the next generation of science fiction authors. LQQK takes pride in focusing on the future of contemporary technology and phenomena, not on tired, Cold War/WW2-era themes like space conquest, nuclear war, and alien invasion.
Discover the bitter end of social networking in "Red Light," an autocomplete auto-da-fé in "My-app," youth subjugation in "Seniorocracy," a fruit-less future in "For a Few Mandarin Oranges," limitless horizons in "On the Metaphysics of Walmart," the comic alchemy of labor unions and search engines in "SEO," a Disney-style escape from suburbia in "EX-LAFF," and just about everything else in "WTF."
LQQK is also proud to include a portion of the first-ever "Spanglish" science fiction novella, "Uprising in Aztlan," a stunningly vivid and original conception by V. Lazaro Zamora.
Full list of included stories:
My-app by Thomas Marlow Direct Link by Kevin Vorshak EX-LAFF by Ulrike Rylance Red Light by Stephanie Mann Seniorocracy by Michael Masomi SEO by Eric Westin Don't Look a Gift Horse in the I/O Device by Martin Spenser Instant of Darkness by Christine Krieger Kick the Can by KateMarie Collins The Cosmic Constant by John Charismo For a Few Mandarin Oranges by Eric Westin Recalculation by Laurel McLaughlin On the Metaphysics of Walmart by George Saad How Many Pets Do You Think Homer Owned? by Nolan Allan Offspring by Frederick Langheim For Sale: Baby Shoes, Virtually Worn by Ben Fittion Daylight by Noah Katz Face Plant(ed) by Laurel McLaughlin Payback's a Bitch by J.M. Vogel Mr. Webber Calls for Help by Alexander Weinstein Uprising in Aztlan IV by V. Lazaro Zamora The War on Hugs by George Saad WTF by Justin M. Lesniewski