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Blowing off Some Steam (Rust and Ash: Storms over Cogtown #1)
Price: Free! Words: 4,400. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012 by Twit Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
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A sci/fi, futuristic tale of people taking freedom into their own hands on a world riddled with EM storms that have destroyed all the basic necessities we take for granted: things like the radio and the cell-phone. The only tech that works are the old-fashioned kind: steam and gas.
The Way of All Things
Price: Free! Words: 3,660. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
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Jason and Maggie Chandler have traveled to the end of the universe: a cold, dark, silent place where, in the halls of the grand palace that represents life’s last outpost, they will bear witness to a universe in its death throes—and glimpse the beginning, perhaps, of what comes next.
All Our Tomorrows
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 8,340. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
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A collection of 18 pieces of flash fiction from Ryan Hill. Stories cover a range of genres, including science fiction, fantasy, and mundane life, and each range from 100 to 1000 words.
The Eye of The Universe
Price: Free! Words: 6,600. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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The world will end unless two lovers agree to be separated for eternity. This quick read of a little less than 7,000 words by veteran romance writer Florence Witkop deals with what happens when one of those lovers learns the terms... and refuses to abide by them.
Someone's Child
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,720. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
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Orphaned as a child by a near-extinction event, Beth is now a feral teenager, scavenging amidst the decaying urban no-man's land sandwiched between the City, with its deadly technologies, and the encroaching wilderness. Beth expects her life to end brutally. What she discovers, at the very edge of survival, is hope.
This Other Earth
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,980. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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The Earth is lost, terraformed by an invading alien ecosystem. Fragments of humanity cling to life on rocky islands on the edges of their former empire and every year brings them closer to the arrival of the mysterious alien Seeders. On a mission into the heart of this other Earth, Dylan Williams must learn not only how to survive but what he is fighting for when everything he knows is gone.
Present Jumper (Future Jumper Series #2)
Series: Future Jumper Series, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,290. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
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Jane has a hard life and can't take living any more. In the process of ending it all she gets drug into a new world where her pain is forever gone and her body is perfect. Unfortunatly the constantly shifting world does not reflect her new body. The world cries out for help as realities shift every day. PRESENTJUMPER is the 2nd of an on-going 5 part series.
Final Dawn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
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A dying man's tragic life flashes before his eyes, as well as his encounters with a mysterious blue light.
Cerberus
Price: Free! Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Sometimes time just gets away from us. Brandon Halverson knows this all too well as a man eternally late. Ironically, he's pulled through time to serve a malicious future Earth. One hell bent on using time travelers to aid them in destroying innocent life. Now Brandon has to figure out how to escape before his time literally runs out.
Ten Thousand Miles Up
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 10,100. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
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Captain Ateri has never known life outside his starship, but when a fleet of pirates offer him an opportunity to steal from his slave-masters, can he maintain the facade long enough to attain what he desires most?
Recruit
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,280. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
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J. Vance Hamblin was the youngest to make Fleet Admiral in history. He was the best of the best – until he became an ‘insider’ and was pushed aside to keep him out of the way. Now he has to decide if he’s ever been fighting for the right side. Note that this is a short story, not a full novel.
Thundertime
Price: Free! Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012 by Heart Ally Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
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They were friends. They were people. But those around them were not. This is a short stream-of-consciousness story experiment.
Shakespeare's Monkeys
Price: Free! Words: 19,950. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
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It's the apocalypse. The fabric of reality is breaking down, the agents of Chaos and Order have gathered to determine the true nature of the universe and the Four Horsemen have deployed to bring an end to everything that is anything. Even though it's a slow news day, no one in the entire universe seems to notice that the apocalypse is happening. Go figure.
Apologia
Price: Free! Words: 1,210. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Sometimes the smartest minds on the planet can cause infinitely more trouble than the average everyday citizen. This is a preview of the collection “Space: Time: And Other Improbabilities”
A.M. Radio
Price: Free! Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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An A.M. radio talk personality doing his show informing the fine people of the greater Bismark North Dakota area of any political happenings, or upheavals. The show itself has always been his way of connecting to the world at large...but the callers have stopped. Please feel free to leave a review if you enjoyed this story. Thanks.
Heibai and Huckleberry
Price: Free! Words: 12,670. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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Boy meets girl, girl and boy like each other, but they are little busy being kidnapped...
A Sure Thing
Price: Free! Words: 3,870. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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A pawn shop, a place for those who find themselves desperate, usually through their own merits. A little shop sitting in a dark city, at the nexus of all things. People come, people go finding the little pawn shop either taking, or leaving things behind. Just be careful which one you end up with, and please know the difference between need, and want.
Quiet!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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It's been 40 years since men last visited the moon. Since then it feels like we've abandoned manned space exploration. What if that's not all we abandoned? I've taken some liberties with the Apollo 17 transcripts, but this is fiction, right? "Quiet!" is also available in the collection "Things I Could Get Out of My Mind."
The Darkest Prison
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,560. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Science fiction » General
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(12,000 word short story) Bran Carstairs is convicted for a murder he didn’t commit, left free to walk the streets — if he dares. Transformed into the thing used to frighten naughty children, a Null, he will be a man without a face, hiding in the shadows, no longer human. He will be prey, hunted for sport. His only choice is to survive or die. How long will it be before death is the better choice?
A Ship of My Own
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,670. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012 by Wonder Realms Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
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A Science Fiction Short Story. Benjamin Blake stows away on the pirate spaceship Diamond Lady and plans to use his sword fighting skill to become part of the crew and eventually win a ship of his own. But when he comes face-to-face with his father's murderer, he finds himself crossing swords with one of the best swordsmen in the entire pirate armada. Cold space awaits the loser's dead body.