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Interrogation (A Short Story)
Price: Free! Words: 7,380. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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Vincent Malick takes great pleasure in something terrible: Killing. He's good at it, and gets paid well. But his newest job is a little different, and things are about to spiral out of his control. Soon he will discover the awful truth that what he sees is only the surface of something much more dreadful.
Psycho Island
Price: Free! Words: 5,270. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
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Humanity paid a price in exchange for utopia. Psycho Island is the story of the price we paid.
2AT0074
Price: Free! Words: 1,440. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Roy Lannigan works for the powerful Varcon Pharma corporation. Varcon workers are required to be "medicated" at all times, by law. Roy discovers the rumors about Varcon having secret research vans is true, and when his pet is stolen, he is changed forever. He begins plotting revenge on Varcon. Working secretly, and committing the crime of learning in his free time, Roy takes any chance necessary.
Deep
Price: Free! Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
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The earth is doomed. But a new world has been discovered that has all the right ingredients to sustain human life. The vessel Seeder will travel four thousand years with its crew members and colonists to this new seed planet to ensure humanity lives on. But the stasis pods malfunction. When the crew is revived they discover they've been traveling for the past eighteen million years, and the col
Gravity Well
Price: Free! Words: 4,840. Language: American English. Published: December 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
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In this short science fiction story, doing the right thing is harder than doing things right.
Rehab
Price: Free! Words: 5,000. Language: British English. Published: January 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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A government inspector is given a tour of a top-secret rehabilitation centre for violent criminals. The centre utilizes a radical new technique for treating prisoners, which makes extravagant claims of success, but uses brutal methods in order to achieve them. He soon discovers that everything in the facility is not as it seems, and its staff might be hiding a dark secret...
The 53rd Attempt
Price: Free! Words: 760. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Keep trying until you succeed, no matter what you are attempting. Even if it's the attempt to discover time travel. Better luck next time, perhaps?
The Ship
Price: Free! Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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An unassuming man finds a secret the size of the universe hidden away behind his refrigerator. What he finds will change his life forever, and maybe not for the best.
Night Lures
Series: Short short stories, Book 8. Price: Free! Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
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(760 words) A science fiction fishing story. This story first appeared in Barbaric Yawp, Apr. 2010
The Bomb
Price: Free! Words: 1,310. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
When a bomb is deprived of its creator, how will it react? Perhaps by doing the one thing it was made to do? Or can it be stopped?
Born Into Shadows
Series: The Posthuman Cycle. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,920. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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Five posthumans working as a crew together for the first time are sent on a fact finding mission to a remote and seemingly uninteresting nebula. Their mission: investigate rumors of a large object hidden in the nebula, an object said not to be of modern posthuman design. Only one of the crew knows the identity of the expedition's mysterious backers and...what it is they fear.
TV Times
Price: Free! Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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As television gets more and more stations, you'll find there's less and less worth watching any more. Just pray that one day your TV doesn't start watching YOU!
The Black Clouds
Price: Free! Words: 14,930. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Meteorites strike the Earth wreaking havoc, but a greater menace emerges from the craters in the form of black clouds that threaten to destroy all life on Earth. Nations mobilize against the Clouds, but nothing works as the Black Clouds continue to grow. A group of scientists trapped in a specially designed facility work desperately to find a way of destroying the invaders before it's too late.
Veterans
Price: Free! Words: 710. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
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Sometimes you give your life to your country. Then you get it back, and become a veteran. But there's always a new war rolling around. What can you offer now, when the planet's at stake?
In Plain Sight
Price: Free! Words: 750. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
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The invasion of Earth is well under way. The invaders are biding their time and increasing their numbers, hiding right in front of us; hiding in plain sight...
Cosmic Tales 1: Resurrection
Price: Free! Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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Piloting the battered Chromium Bullet, the robot assistant 234 collects a very important piece of cargo shut inside a sarcophagus. The Crew: Captain Phoenix Wingclipper, a scheming AWOL military pilot; Assistant 234, a hapless AWOL robotic co-pilot; Rodeena Salvoyant, a reptilian female negotiator; Elwood Makepeace, a reluctantly travelling earthman; Bink, a heroic small floating ball droid
Story Addict: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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Lane has readers to appease and stories to write, but she misses her family. Can she step away from the keyboard long enough to reconnect or is it too late? "Story Addict" is a short science fiction tale.
The Dangers of Growing Air-cooled Volkswagens in Your Backyard
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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When Sayyid opted to become an organic Volkswagen farmer, he did not expect the Volkswagens to misbehave and break out of his backyard. Now those crazy air-cooled vehicles are running loose in the neighborhood and only Sayyid can stop them. But the situation gets even more out of hand when they invade the home of cranky old Mrs. Winters and take her hostage.
Quantum Dimensional Connector
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,930. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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Timothy Bentwurth created a device that changed everything, the Multiverse included. The size of a smart phone it was the Quantum Dimensional Connector or Q.D.C. Allowing for transportation between parallel realities and universes, he foresaw a golden age for humanity. Instead, he found his universe changing invention turned into nothing more than a device for war and or tourism. He went insane.
The Spark
Price: Free! Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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He works in a workshop where life is created. What happens if a mistake is made?