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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.
Still A Fan.
Price: Free! Words: 290. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
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
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
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...
After Dark The Story Begins
Series: After Dark. Price: Free! Words: 12,050. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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. He is able to be both summoned and summon those he seeks out to bring realism to the dream world he has entered.
Choices of the Soul
Price: Free! Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Today it's hard to define just what family is. In the future it's not going to get any easier.
The Waters of Space
Price: Free! Words: 7,310. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
This is a first contact story that asked the question, "Just what would it take to get humanity to think way outside the box?"
Sobre o mundo do amanhã
Price: Free! Words: 2,140. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Este pequeno livro é o resultado de uma experiência pedagógica realizada na disciplina Novas Tecnologias em Comunicação e Informação do curso de Jornalismo da Universidade Estadual de Londrina (UEL).
Rakshasa
Price: Free! Words: 12,170. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Subahu and his fellow Nefilim fought in Free Day against the human League of Atlantis Reborn Colonists, LARC. Since his kind changed from automatons to sentient beings, Subaho struggled to find purpose. Until he met Enzu. This free novelette is a great intro to the Anki Legacies!
Blazing Eyes
Price: Free! Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Paul Marshall is a writer who sees monsters. One particular monster. A monster at his window.
The Photient
Price: Free! Words: 12,200. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
If you could be anyone off Live TV who would you be? It turns out Karl is a Photient, capable of inhabiting the body of any person broadcasted on live TV. Sports finals, rock concerts, even space travel; anything is possible. But beyond the bright lights and camera lenses war is brewing between the gifted few, and those who wish to control and corrupt them.
Manufacturing Margaret
Price: Free! Words: 7,200. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
I soar from luscious apartments in Bubble Central, to the bustling hub of the Promenade. Sniff the apple-pine scent of lascivious lovers in my back-seat … Until one day, He steps inside me. And orders a ride that will change everything. 'Manufacturing Margaret' is the story of an AI who becomes more than she dreams. But the thin red line between a dream and a nightmare may be difficult to find.
WHO ARE THEY?
Price: Free! Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Dr. Shantanu is a psychiatrist and has handled many cases, including the tricky ones with finesse. But, when a new case brings an intriguing and unreal story, he doesn’t have any answer but only a list of questions with “Who are they?” topping the chart. This short story only presents one side of the story; the other detailed side of this story will be part of my current work-in-progress novel.
Gael Pilgrimage
Price: Free! Words: 3,580. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Tailti refers to Traditional Native Games from thousands years past, where the essence of these games are refounded when a Humanoid acquired all data pertaining to Tailti; competition, contest, and what drives players and moves fans.
The Cost of Business: A Dragonfire Station Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
"A great little short story in the world I love." --Steve Hauser How to handle an impossible situation? Cabot Layne has unintentionally become the owner of someone else's problem. In order to get free of it, he'll need to use every bit of his trader cunning. If he does it just right, he might stay out of prison. With a little luck, he'll even manage to turn a profit.
Renegade
Price: Free! Words: 18,930. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Randolph Ackerman was brutally murdered by his business partner, Gerald Murdock — and the holo of the murder is all over the web. An open and shut case. But can a murderer be brought to justice in a future America with no government to provide police, law courts, and prosecutors? A novelette originally published in the Prometheus Award Winning anthology, Visions of Liberty
Saint Vladnitz
Price: Free! Words: 16,520. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Humanity is imprisoned within a solar system running out of resources. Divine intervention is needed. Instead, Captain Vladnitz and his crew limp onto the scene in their battered spaceship, Arkhangel. In search of enough asteroid metals to make the next loan payment, they instead make a discovery that changes everything, if the ship and its crew can stay in one piece.
Bad Days and other Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 5,620. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
BAD DAYS AND OTHER SHORT STORIES is a collection of three, fictional, short stories by Faith Nelson. With a combination of science fiction, fantasy, and YA, these stories are a fun and entertaining read for anyone wanting a taste of a world where magic is destroying a world, time travel is a one way deal, and trouble comes in the form of a mismanaged high schooler.
Star Talon and Other Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 9,390. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
START TALON AND OTHER SHORT STORIES is a collection of three short stories that stand out from the crowd. Two of the three are Sci-Fi; the last is fantasy. All three stories are by Nicole Bruers who puts a twist on her stories.
TheKlaxonDiary
Price: Free! Words: 1,550. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A short story about breakdown of society