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The Commute
You set the price! Words: 3,080. Language: British English. Published: January 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » General
Saul had now lived more of his life post-apocalypse than he lived before it. A dour and broken man, Saul walks the path he has walked for years, through the ruins of Rome. Scavenging and surviving, he visits the cafe of his youth, now a dusty monument and suffers a full blown breakdown on the way back home. Will Saul pull back from his mental abyss or will this nihilistic world consume him?
La Vera Storia della Donna che Viaggiò nel Tempo.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,140. Language: Italian. Published: January 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Una scienziata, una vita di studi e un desiderio: viaggiare nel tempo. Ma cosa succede quando si ha a che fare con una dimensione nuova?
Promised Land
Price: Free! Words: 6,130. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A short story.
Interzone #268 (January-February 2017)
Series: Interzone Science Fiction and Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,330. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
The January–February issue of Interzone contains new science fiction and fantasy by Julie C. Day, Val Nolan, Christien Gholson, Mel Kassel, Val Nolan, T.R. Napper, and Michael Reid; art by Dave Senecal, Martin Hanford, and Richard Wagner; the usual features by Nina Allan, David Langford, Jonathan McClamont, and Nick Lowe; plus reviews of the latest books and movies.
Noah One
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,190. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
"And God said unto Noah, The end of all flesh is come before me; for the earth is filled with violence through them; and, behold, I will destroy them with the earth." Genesis 6:13
Arno's "12-Short Story" Collection
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,950. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Index: Yesterday... Today... Tomorrow... HOW TO PAUSE A MONSTER CALLED TIME THE LIBRARIAN THE COUNTER "Page 99” MUTATE Midnight Crew THINGS THAT DON'T RHYME Bringing Down The House AS ABOVE, SO BELOW, Only Good Men Deserve Yesterday, Heartville's Diner A combination of love, revenge, betrayal, time travel, loss, politics, capitalism, greed and the things m
Transcendence: First Letter to Ka-tulong
Series: The Transcendence Series. Price: Free! Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
First Free Book of a New Series! Author Roger Farinha offers this e-book for free in order to demonstrate his talent as a new writer and in order to win an appreciative following.
Finding Mr. Harikami
You set the price! Words: 6,760. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Inspirational
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A Short Story In present day Tokyo, Mr. Harikami is a respected Salaryman. For years, forty-nine of them to be exact, he has always been present. But something has happened and in one literal second, he has vanished. Now, the world is missing Mr. Harikami. What the world doesn’t know is if Mr. Harikami is missing the world.
Men of Sand and Light
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,260. Language: Australian English. Published: January 20, 2017 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
It was meant to be a surprise for Allan’s farewell, but the only person who got surprised was me. And the only farewell I was lookin’ at was my own, which just shows it’s never a good idea to look too closely at your heroes—even when you’re asked to, because now I’m gonna need a little help.
After Dark Murder on the Adriatic
Series: After Dark. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,330. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Jeremy Patten discovers that he has a very unusual and unique skill. At night when others fall asleep Jeremy is able to enter a world, a dream world. As those around him wander in their dreams Jeremy is conscious of the dark world he has entered enabling him to help solve mysteries.
A Rope of Sand: Part One
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Teenage clones of historical figures butting heads in high school.
After Dark The Mystery of Highland Manor
Series: After Dark. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,880. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Jeremy Patten discovers that he has a very unusual and unique skill. When Jeremy falls asleep he enters a world, a dream world where those around him are like him – asleep, but the stark difference is that Jeremy is conscious of the world he enters and unlike everyone else is able to bring realism to the dream world he has entered and help solve mysteries.
After Dark - Chicago Fire
Series: After Dark. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,250. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Jeremy Patten discovers that he has a very unusual and unique skill. When Jeremy falls asleep he enters a world, a dream world where those around him are like him – asleep, but the stark difference is that Jeremy is conscious of the world he enters and unlike everyone else is able to bring realism to the dream world he has entered, enabling him to help solve mysteries.
A Mammoth Error
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,800. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Constructing a device capable of projecting a person through time remains intriguing to many. After all, if you know the future you can control the present. That would be a great power to wield. Yet to change even one small thing in the past could change the present – dramatically (The Butterfly Effect); the person or persons responsible for constructing the device might even cease to exist.
Lightburst: Love Like Gravity
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,090. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
The Disruptions aren’t the only thing troubling 16-year-old Bex. A mysterious melody haunts her thoughts and tugs at her heart. Bizarre blue-violet coronas orbit the heads of her friends and family like miniature galaxies. Are the anomalies connected to her dead sister? Are they signs of an unravelling world? The answers reveal a connection between life and death that Bex never dreamed possible.
Still A Fan.
Price: Free! Words: 290. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A poem on science fiction. Try to see how many SF references you can pick up.
The Legacy Left Behind
Price: Free! Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A time traveler has moved to the neighborhood. Having dealt with time travelers during the war in China, one parent is determined to find out what he’s here for, since he’s not learning any corporate secrets at the sandwich shop. A 900 word flash fiction
Lightburst: Displacement
Price: Free! Words: 11,370. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
After spending the last century off-planet in the Kuiper Belt, exo-miner Quatrain Dyer awakens from stasis to an agonizing toothache and an unnerving sense of displacement. Why is he in his hive’s old recspace? Why is all his gear still here? And why hasn’t the reintegration team from CAGE Dynamics met him? The answers Quatrain discovers will turn his reality inside-out...
Warts And All
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 6,440. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Thomas and Jane are just two school kids coping a hard time from their so called friends! But as this unusual fiction story shows us, revenge can come in many forms and the end results can be somewhat unexpected, if not effective! When the gang get together to raid Thomas's father's fine scotch cabinet the night comes up with some very surprising results! Lives will change and love will be found
Just Dig
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 2,420. Language: American English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Two brothers, asteroid prospectors, are awoken when an asteroid lands somewhere along the boundary between their little plot, and the enormous plot owned by their neighbors. They drive out to see on whose plot the rock has fallen. As they do, they argue over whether they can depend on luck to end a long dry spell, or if they'll have to make their own luck to turn a profit

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