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Black Box
Price: Free! Words: 730. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Do not try to perceive the future in 1000 years. Even if someone shows it to you, you will not get it. Even if someone explains it to you, you will not get it. Black Box shows you why.
Wyrd Worlds
Price: Free! Words: 90,490. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013 by WyrdStar. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
An anthology of short stories by an international collection of science-fiction and fantasy writers, covering a wide range of what is known as ‘speculative fiction’, from slices of fantasy and time travel to steampunk and science-fiction. The tales vary widely, yet are all born from the same drive to create, share ideas and above all to entertain!
Spinning Diamonds
Price: Free! Words: 16,410. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
When the opportunity to come out of retirement and go on one last space mission presents itself, Vincent Lambert jumps at the chance to go down in history as the first belt miner. Unfortunately, dealing with corporate greed one hundred million kilometers away from Earth was not in the mission outline.
Walter's Stupid Vacation
Series: Simple Journeys to Odd Destinations. You set the price! Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
A short story where the world's most coveted vacation destination is not where you'd first think.
The Patient
Series: The Complex Saga. Price: Free! Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Waking up in a hospital is never fun, especially when you don't remember how you got there... But this is especially true for the man in this prelude to The Complex Saga.
Let the Reader Beware
Price: Free! Words: 4,950. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
What will you do when you read this? A short story involving the reader reading this story and finding themselves forced into making a horrible decision. This is done by the reader being given six possible endings to the story and having to choose one!
Disposable
Price: Free! Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A rant about the transitory nature of modern technology. A 1,500 word short story.
Symbiosis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,250. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Light years from home. Bonded to an alien for survival. A dark secret is about to be revealed . . .
Not with a Bang
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Fans of Douglas Adams, Tom Stoppard, etc. will enjoy this short comedy, in which the last two men alive happen upon an average, run of the mill, garden-variety garden; all the real estate that remains of their shattered planet. Without a representative from the fairer sex, the human race is doomed to extinction. Unfortunately, even a deus ex machina can only do so much...
Choice
Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2011 by One Hand Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Denek and Crim are at it again in this prequel to Freedom - this time taking on the meaning of Choice. As before, they bring their unique approach to philosophy with them, sure to make any academic cringe in disapproval: it’s theory versus practice and force-projection instead of analytical referencing – strangely thought provoking and yet thoroughly disrespectful at the same time.
Reprieve - a short story
Price: Free! Words: 6,160. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
The fate of all humankind hung in the balance. Trouble was, they didn't know it. S.S. Wilson is the screenwriter of such films as Tremors and Short Circuit.
Lonely Child
Price: Free! Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
John is a young boy of ten years, inquisitive, playful, mischievous much like any other ten year old. John was born and brought up in zero gravity however, never able to walk on Earth. An opportunity has come up for John to talk to some other children on the surface and John must wrestle with his own envy of their life while realising they envy his life in outer space even more so.
Wetter
Price: Free! Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Something came with the rain. (a FREE short horror story)
Intrusion
Price: Free! Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A young hacker enters the virtual world to risk a run at a mysterious databank and gets more than she bargains for. Intrusion is the first episode in the Braeden Wolf Short Story collection.
Four Infiltrations and a Wedding
Series: Interesting events in space, Book 2. You set the price! Words: 8,330. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A comedy sci-fi novelette telling the story of the calamitous covert operation that led to a new diplomatic era for two distant moon civilisations. It also features pickled onions.
The UTOPIA Equilibrium
Price: Free! Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Welcome to UTOPIA! The epitome of human existence, a place where every man, woman and child has everything they could ever want. A perfect existence for all. Guaranteed!
Portrait of a Butterfly
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,830. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A hunt gone wrong, a child almost lost, and evidence captured. Russia has myths about the kahtchen, the gifted. They whisper in the night to their children of the immortals, the mindreaders, the fire-breathing dragons who stretch their souls under the skins of men. Now they can prove it is truth–if the kahtchen don't stop them first. A short story of Vardin
Precious Cargo 2404 CE - A Malo Kemp Assignment
Series: The Malo Kemp Assignments. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,070. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Space trader Malo Kemp leaves the bottle behind for an assignment he can't refuse; after all, shipping freight across the known worlds is what he does best. He thinks he knows about his goods and his passenger; the mysteriously cool Miranda. But as they travel through the hard vacuum of space the past begins to catch up with Malo, and the lines between the trader and his cargo begin to blur
Mass Effect: Humanity First
Price: Free! Words: 6,250. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Mass Effect: Humanity First is an interactive, multi-pathed fan fiction short story. Follow Cerberus operative Samuel Hallard as he's given the toughest assignment of his life. Through interactive reader choices, take the story into your own hands. It’s your mission, your choice. NOTE: This story is best experienced through Amazon Kindle, or Mobi
So You Think You Can Tell
Price: Free! Words: 1,150. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Sid has excellent powers of discernment. Doesn't he?