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Linda's Christmas Present
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,420. Language: American English. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
On Christmas Eve, the Lancers have the Loves over for dinner. A fun, relaxing evening at home and church brings questions to Linda's mind - including questions regarding Lara. This is the fifth story in the "Becoming a Hero" series from author Mark Moore. "Becoming a Hero" is a quiet, low-key series that explores the making of a hero. 1,381 words. Suitable for high-schoolers.
DannyDay and the Way Station Affair
You set the price! Words: 11,840. Language: British English. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The dead are now stored as Memory Orbs on Saturn – (10mm crystal spheres) that hold cerebral spinal fluid (CSF) plus a chip to hold memories; All overseen by UISA that has been created by the amalgamation of Soyuz and NASA. In this world, Ivan Samarovich has learnt to survive and look after himself by using his particular skill to remove those in his way with terminal force. Who will stop him?
Flying The Friendly Skies 2015
Price: Free! Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
"Who's the terrorist?" It's a game Jeanne plays while waiting to fly in this near-future story of airplane travel, where plane security and economy trumps the comfort of travel. You think it's bad now? Just wait...
Little Bo Peep Giselle (The Society On Da Run #46) (Update 4/24/2014)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,270. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Farmer Dale has a gun pointed at his head. Standing before him is an injured Crotonian. Now, if you've been following this series, you know Crotonians are NOT to be played with. What will Farmer Dale do? Will he offer help to the cripple alien? Issue #46 in The Society On Da Run magazine series, comes with a special bonus story.
Very Bloody Mary
Price: Free! Words: 1,750. Language: Italian. Published: June 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Un cocktail preparato in un futuro distopico. Cinque minuti di lettura, proiettati nel buio di una situazione improvvisa, eccitante e terribilmente disperata.
The Blob On The Rock
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,210. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012 by SSN Storytelling. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A scientific expedition in deep space makes a discovery that could alter everything we know about the nature of life. As long as it doesn't kill them first. The Blob On The Rock is a 5,000 word short story, and earned an Honorable Mention from the 1st Quarter 2012 L. Ron Hubbard Writers of the Future Contest.. Includes a bonus story: Lords Of The Remnant (3,800 words).
It's Just a Job
Price: Free! Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(3.80 from 5 reviews)
A specialist in photographing places that are not supposed to exist, from a safe distance, is enticed by an obscene amount of money into infiltrating an abandoned Research Facility. There he will discover that it is never a good idea to deviate from standard operating procedure. It’s just a job, but sometimes it’s not what the job pays, but what it extracts.
Right to Life?
Price: Free! Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Futuristic, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Matthew and Kristine Smith are both staunchly pro-life, but the results of genetic testing on their unborn baby may change their minds. Could sacrificing this one child save the lives of millions of people?
The Dance
Price: Free! Words: 9,490. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Mo and Lesley are going to the school dance together. But when another girl corners Mo and demands that she step aside, Mo bows to peer pressure and backs out of her date with Lesley. The Dance is the first story in the Rymellan science fiction series. There's no explicit sexual content, so it’s suitable for teens and adults.
Former Selves and Other Stories
Series: Miscellaneous fiction. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,570. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A seeker after knowledge in the Himalayas. An old man whose kind secretly runs the world. A historian with an unusual source of knowledge about things past. A very ... special child. These are the characters that come to life in the four short stories in this collection. With four 100-word flash fiction stories as a bonus.
Clause 57
Price: Free! Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Something happened on the moon. An homage to Ray Bradbury, who taught us storytelling.
Thorns Amidst Fireflies
Price: Free! Words: 9,810. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
It was a power game, the old ones would say. Once caught in the glamour of flickering lights, there was no way to notice the danger until it was too late.
The Body
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
Imagine you are sitting watching TV and a woman suddenly appears before you out of thin air... Imagine she tells you she is a time traveler... Imagine she then inconveniences you by dying in your loungeroom... What do you do with the body?
Linda's Love
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,850. Language: American English. Published: June 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This is the fourth story in the "Becoming a Hero" series from author Mark Moore. In this story, Linda spends a day at Lara's house, learns her grade for her school marriage project, and defends Lara against a malignent basketball. "Becoming a Hero" is a quiet, low-key series that explores the making of a hero. There are no big battles, no angst, and no teen melodrama. 1,807 words
Symbiotes
Series: Horizon Station, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
When Vance, Ava, and Remi claimed an abandoned space station, they left many of their problems behind. But even with an entire station to themselves, they still have to learn with one another. Symbiotes is the second story in the Horizon Station series. You can read it on its own, but it will probably be more enjoyable when read along with the other stories in the series.
Dia Thorpe (Origins Part 5)
Price: Free! Words: 2,440. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
It has been weeks since Dia Thorpe met the alien known as Gheid. Her memories are still lost to her but perhaps she should forget about the old ones and create some new. Her day is about to become a little complicated. This is a short story of 2,400 words. It is part five in the 'Origins' series of stories which connect with one another in unexpected ways.
Deathday
Price: Free! Words: 4,900. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Sam just came home from a hard day at work. The last thing he was expecting to find was a deathday notice. With just two weeks notice of his impending death follow Sam as he tries to make the most of his last days and find love before it's too late.
Pachyderm and the Cheerleader
Price: Free! Words: 5,330. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Superheroes, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Pachyderm is an overweight superhero who protects the citizens of Midway. When he rescues a beautiful pro football cheerleader, she falls for him...which leads to danger when his enemies find out and target her.
What really happened at Roswell?
Price: Free! Words: 3,670. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
(2.50 from 2 reviews)
For decades, the Roswell Incident has been shrouded in mystery rumor and hearsay. Only now can the truth, or something approximate to it, be finally revealed.
The First Week: A Time Travel Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,990. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A resident of 2012 mysteriously wakes up in 1937. Whoever or whatever sent him here took care to give him a history, but with a minimum of entangling complications. His immediate needs are taken care of, but in his first week in his new reality, he ponders the tasks that lie before him.