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BALADA: Moon, fair ruler of the sea, over sky's round vault you glide,
Series: BALADA: A Symphony of Eternity. Price: Free! Words: 20,380. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Tonight a bloody red moon rises in the night's sky, the first of many to come.
Balada: The Second Trinity
Series: BALADA: A Symphony of Eternity. Price: Free! Words: 59,300. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
The fourth, fifth and sixth notes, of the symphony that sounds The Twilight of the Universe
Space Vixen Trek Episode 13: The Final Falafel
Series: Space Vixen Trek, Book 2. You set the price! Words: 40,450. Language: American English. Published: April 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
SVT13: Two besties, a nerd and a redneck jock, go on a trip. The nerd discovered his Jewish heritage and is taking it up to eleven, the jock recently became a devout Muslim. Their destination is Jerusalem. Religious bickering and romantic rivalry heat things up from the beginning. Their goofy classmate goes off the rails and declares himself to be the Second Coming. Then things get much weirder.
Robert Heinlein’s Expanded Universe: Volume Two
You set the price! Words: 89,500. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2015 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Heinlein personally selected each story or essay for inclusion in this collection, which is ordered chronologically, starting with his first sale in 1939 of “Life-Line” to Astounding (for seventy dollars).This remarkable collection highlights the development of Heinlein’s writing style and his philosophy on life throughout his career.
The Dark and Shadowy Places
Price: Free! Words: 70,070. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This book is a collection of short stories or ‘flash fiction’, inspired mostly by author Chuck Wendig's weekly writing challenges on his Terrible Minds blog. Most of the stories are based on these challenges and can be found on my short story blog, Under A Starlit Sky, with a few unpublished ones thrown in. Now, please, won't you journey into the dark and shadowy places?
A Stranger's Fear Edited
Series: Edenia. Price: Free! Words: 24,840. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
original edited version to "A Stranger's Fear" original edited version to "A Stranger's Fear" Sent to a Science Fiction Fantasy magazine for publication. Wound up rejected as a result. Please post a review of what you think of the story. Let the author know.
Story Sampler
Price: Free! Words: 39,930. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Story Sampler is a free sampling of stories found in my other collections that provide the reader with a broad cross-section of the types of stories I have published in these collections (mystery, science fiction, fantasy, mainstream, cross-genre).
The Amazing Adventures Of The Human Bob In The Galactic Zoo
Price: Free! Words: 20,080. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Welcome to the Galactic Sapiens Zoo, home of over 30 cognitive species from all over the universe. We have your normal mentoids and bertiens and also the very rare humans (not the brightest of their kind it seems). Please don't feed them any more chocolate, since we don't want them on a diet again. And please don't pay so much attention to the one in front of the window. He is trying to escape.
From Out of the Dark
Price: Free! Words: 80,000. Language: Australian English. Published: January 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
From Out of the Dark, Science Fiction and Horror meet in the space between galaxies. A collection of 10 short stories for 10 unique writers to entertain.
Black Denim Lit #8: Return to Waypoint 5
Series: Black Denim Lit Monthly. Price: Free! Words: 44,440. Language: American English. Published: December 14, 2014 by Black Denim Lit. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Black Denim Lit #8 "Return to Waypoint 5": Black Denim Lit is a monthly journal of fiction available on the web and on all eReaders for free through BDLit.com. This month Christopher T. Garry edits together 160 pages of bold, intriguing new fiction from Josh Roseman, Madeline Popelka, Clarissa N G, Cheryl McAlister, Zack Miller, Lisa Shapter, Ken Poyner, Joe Christopher, Ben Spies and Julie Reeser
Like the Sun at Eight in the Morning
Price: Free! Words: 36,990. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Bookish Philip Richmond finds himself in a Paris on the brink of revolt. He too is in revolt against his meek girl-shy identity. He must choose between the revolutionary girl in red and the plain book-worm girl in gray. Will he break with his.former identity by choosing the girl in red or confirm that identity by turning to the safe girl in gray? A tender ironic study of a man at the crossroads.
Wyrd Worlds II
Price: Free! Words: 99,620. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014 by WyrdStar. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
An anthology featuring a bumper 19 short stories from 17 independent authors from around the world, encompassing a wide range of science fiction and fantasy. Here lurks tales of the future, steampunk and time travel; of magical realms and fantastical deeds; and of things so weird they defy categorisation. The original WYRD WORLDS rode upon a new wave of indie collaborations; and now we're back!
Inner Mind/Outer Space: Four Short Stories and a Novelette by the Author of Alien Within
Price: Free! Words: 33,680. Language: American English. Published: September 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
In “For the Sake of the Family,” the founder of a peaceful political movement faces death in the very arena she’s been seeking to abolish. Penth and her faithful horse Lia need “The Lady’s Luck” to recover stolen gems. “If Only Father Were Alive” tells what happens when a young girl’s fondest wish comes true. Plus “One Spring Day,” “The Lake,” and two sample chapters from Alien Within.
Random Ramblings
Price: Free! Words: 30,810. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mashups, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
An eclectic collection of short stories, poems, fan fiction and novel excerpts by Anna Jones Buttimore
Hobo Zombie and Other Stories
Price: Free! Words: 25,150. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A zombie becomes a hobo because of exile and a desire for freedom. An ancient dragon ventures down from his sacred mountain into modern North Korea. A teenage girl finds a mermaid washed up on a beach. A young woman witnesses aliens crash land in a corn field. Hobo Zombie and Other Stories features nine short stories by Karen Lofgren, author of Imagine Someday.
El guardián de la fantasía
Price: Free! Words: 43,540. Language: Spanish. Published: July 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Antología de relatos de Carlos Moreno. Incluye relatos de ciencia ficción, fantasía, terror, románticos y aventura.
The Benevolence Archives, Vol. 1
Price: Free! Words: 30,920. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
THE BENEVOLENCE ARCHIVES, VOL. 1 is a novella-length collection of six short stories set in a common universe. Combining elements of space opera-style science fiction and high fantasy, THE BENEVOLENCE ARCHIVES describes the adventures of Brazel, Rhundi, and Grond, a gnome/halfogre team of smugglers.
Three Weeks Before Doomsday
Price: Free! Words: 23,690. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Jet Packs. Rail Guns. Tentacles. Lizard Monsters. What’s this world coming to? Doomsday, that’s what. This collection of short stories is the perfect jumping-off point into the world of MAD SCIENCE INSTITUTE, where the keepers of Nikola Tesla’s secret legacy clash with ancient creatures and new threats on a daily basis.
The Eclective: Time Collection
Price: Free! Words: 36,810. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014 by CyberWitch Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Whether you're traveling forward in time, back in time, or even if you've forgotten the time, you'll enjoy reading these time-themed stories from the Eclective.
The Colony
Price: Free! Words: 23,050. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Lieutenant Jack Strong leads his team of elite marines to a distress beacon in the far reaches of colonization. Expecting faulty equipment, they instead find themselves in the first stages of war against a species similar to mythical demons. The Colony is a fantastic short story of military warfare and science fiction, with an ending that will leave you questioning everything.