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Two Psychics in a Typhus Epidemic
Price: Free! Words: 700. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » USA
“It was the year of our Lord 1837; the city was Philadelphia. I was a schoolmaster by trade, a psychic by hobby, and in bed by typhus.”
Nimbus
Price: Free! Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Look through the eyes of a child who is more than he appears to be, and discover that there are indeed superheroes among us.
Tunnelbeast
Price: Free! Words: 3,150. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
In an abandoned mining town on an obscure moon some three billion kilometers from Earth one man struggles to survive. With only a broken hologram for companionship, he must face the horrors of the past and his deepest fears, but the most difficult challenges come from within.
It Could Be Anyone
Price: Free! Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Ms. Gaither has lived a long time, and once again it's time to go shopping. It's a difficult task for her. But it's not difficult because of her age. Rather, it's difficult because of what she sees: endless possibilities, and things that might have been and things that might come to be --- unless she does something about it.
Neutrino C.A.T.
Price: Free! Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The atomic age is ending with a peaceful bang and George, who has lived with the threat of nuclear weapons for his entire 90 plus years, takes his cat with him to see the final fireworks. This short story was freely available on the Smashwords TTA Press page from 2011 to 2014.
Time Jumper
Price: Free! Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
They say time is relative and for all of 15-year old Solo's life, it has been. That is until his best friend reveals a sinister secret involving a shadowy organization. Now, not only does he not have enough time, but he finds himself falling through it. Discover the world of Quinn Baldwin's Crossover, a young adult sci-fi adventure.
The Photons in the Cheese are Lost
Price: Free! Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Chris wakes to find that every message delivered to his spam folder comes true. What could possibly go wrong? 'The Photons in the Cheese are Lost' is an absurdist comedy short. Blue cheese will never taste the same again.
2034
Price: Free! Words: 12,160. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(5.00 from 1 review)
2034 is the story of a day in the life of Helen and Bill Maloney, a semi-retired Oxfordshire couple from Headington who are about to have their whole world turned upside down by a chance phone call from their daughter, Katherine. Set in 2034, England is a semi-socialist, nightmare world of 24/7 security surveillance. The only problem is that Bill especially doesn't really seem to realize.
Writer's Block
Price: Free! Words: 7,030. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Ralph Jeremiah Johnson Token is the world's most unremarkable man. When a freak rupture in space and time opens in his work cubicle, he embarks on a most remarkable journey, involving his favorite book The Lord of the Rings.
Ruck Nor 3
Price: Free! Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Clover Digital Media. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Craig finds himself back in school where he is to learn about the new planet which is now his home.
Suspension
Price: Free! Words: 12,570. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A biological weapon that targets the human brain. An unprepared civilian population. Consequences no-one could have predicted.
Imposter: A Hrothgar Tebrey Story
Price: Free! Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015 by Asura Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Commander Hrothgar Tebrey leads a team of Special Forces personnel to hunt a Theta entity. He finds more than he bargained for.
Milankovic: A Story of the Awakening
Price: Free! Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015 by Asura Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
"Milankovic" is a police story set on Mars in the year 2956. It fills in a few details about life in the Earth Federation, and the looming threat that everyone faces.
Aristotle's Recipe For Disaster
Price: Free! Words: 1,550. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Should We Become Gods, Just Because We Know How? Prodromos has a different idea about the situation in Greece. Can a piece of ancient text displace corporations and start an avalanche of change in the world? Do you want to know what’s next for the debt-ridden Greece? Do you wanna meet the real Zeus?
Moleman (flash fiction)
Price: Free! Words: 340. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Mr Opus was one of those strange little shop keepers who youngsters would mentally poke and prod until he broke. Bad idea.
The Chase (Flash Fiction)
Price: Free! Words: 290. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Danny is being chased. Will he make the finish line before he is caught? What will happen if he doesn't? Danny doesn't want to find out! This is a flash fiction piece of around 200 words. "Great twist" Iain Rob Wright.
Trois secondes
Price: Free! Words: 5,420. Language: French. Published: April 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Jack est un père de famille aimant. Et en tant que mari modèle, il se doit de faire plaisir à sa femme qui ne veut pas passer 7 heures en voiture alors qu'en passant par une T-Porte, ils seraient tous arrivés en trois secondes, montre en main. Sauf que Jack n'aime pas les T-Portes... Mais il aime sa femme, alors... Qu'est-ce qu'on ne ferait pas, pour l'amour de sa vie ?
The Lawnmower
Price: Free! Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Sometimes mowing the lawn becomes more exciting than you planned.
Lead Greece Well Or Die Horribly
Price: Free! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Vatos has a job to do, and that job is relatively simple. He just has to keep the Prime Minister alive. But what can he do when the very system of the government is killing every Prime Minister who fails, one after another?
Seashard
Price: Free! Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A lonely teenager discovers a singular shard.