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My New Job

- How can I start this letter? My name is Walter Cole. I lived at 25 Maple Avenue, Greenwood Town, Maine. I’m not a native American, I moved here from Europe. Firstly, if you ever read this, go strai...

By: SebastianWInter | Category: Horror | Score: 0| Added: 10 Jan 2018

Expiration April

- Expiration: April To : Zambia Army Headquarters – New Kasama Barracks From : Lieutenant Gift Nsomo Reporter: Anderson Mwila Classification : Investigative Report Date : 6 th...

By: Vuto_MSK | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 01 Jul 2016

Take Two With Water

- “You’re wrong. It’s not a headache. There’s something inside, here.” She tapped her temple. “It's growing.” “Tension headaches can feel like that. Are you stressed?” “No.” “Taking any medication?”...

By: Welshdreamer42 | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 30 Jun 2016

A Thousand Years to Live - Chapter three

- We work for a solid hour and half before my Dad walks through the door and sees us sitting on the couch. Neither of us notice him until he clears his throat and when he does we both jump up from the...

By: nekala20 | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 0| Added: 23 May 2016

Alien Perfection: Chronicle from the United Federation of Earth

- Synopsis Archon has been a soldier for the United Federation of Earth (UFE) since the day the first race of aliens invaded. He was one of the first volunteers for the robotic enhancements and has be...

By: meganedwards | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 28 Feb 2016

Sandbox - Episode 3: Babies in the Night (Part 2)

- Episode 3 - Part 2 A strange entity kidnaps young teenage girls, who are then transformed into babies. Scene IV Felix drove towards Mr. Belkowitz’s home, admiring the scenic route and taki...

By: samokish | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 3.5| Added: 14 Feb 2016

Sandbox - Episode 3: Babies in the Night (Part 1)

- Episode 3 - Part 1 A strange entity kidnaps young teenage girls, who are then transformed into babies. Scene I It was a calm and peaceful summer evening near the shores of Grand Lake. A ma...

By: samokish | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 3| Added: 13 Feb 2016

Sandbox - Episode 2: Apple Man (Part 2)

- Scene II  Felix’s new office interior was modelled after the deputy directors. It was minimal, functional and efficient. The bare white walls contributed to the minimalism while the functionality a...

By: samokish | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 4| Added: 10 Jan 2016

Sandbox - Episode 2: Apple Man (Part 1)

- Episode 2: Apple Man (Part 1) Felix investigates his first case where he meets a strange apple-eating man and discovers a hidden dimension. Download this episode in another format on my site:  www...

By: samokish | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 09 Jan 2016

A Thousand Years to Live - Part two

- I wake up and am laying on a bed in the nurse’s room. When I open my eyes, the lights in the room are so bright that they burn my eyes, and I have to quickly shut them again. After a few seconds, I op...

By: nekala20 | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 4.8| Added: 21 Nov 2015

A Thousand Years to Live

- Chapter One I look up at the sky and see a group of business people flying overhead on their jet packs. “Lavender, come on. We are going to be late,” My best friend, Hera, calls back to me from near...

By: nekala20 | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 4.3| Added: 17 Oct 2015

vibrant

- Vibrant Cruising asteroids pale in comparison to a shining silver blue tinted shuttle, its rectangular form plows through debris ramming towards the future. Humanoid creatures are rustling throu...

By: AdventurerJJ | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 4.2| Added: 21 Sep 2015

Planet Eos

- This is it. After the years of training, it’s all going pay off. At least that’s what they tell me. “Do you think you’re ready?” I ask Stephanie in a hushed voice, trying not to break the silen...

By: delorenzijosiah | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 4.8| Added: 16 Jul 2015

Fractured

- These excerpts represent the some of the key concepts covered in the story, as well as my writing style. I am looking for feedback regarding how well this communicates the story, the characters, the ...

By: DaedalusMW | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 15 Apr 2015

Visitors

- I went to the door, I couldn't think who would be here at 3AM. I was writing, I found early morning a good time to think. I wasn't thinking when I opened the door, I wasn't thinking when I immediately...

By: mfburbaugh | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 06 Feb 2015

Glimmer of Time

- WC: 6343   KX730, Solarian Sector Naval Command Destroyer Glimmer of Time   "Mayday, mayday, mayday, this is kilo xray seven three zero, going down. Anti-gravity fields almost dest...

By: mfburbaugh | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 4.7| Added: 05 Feb 2015

Welcome Heroes

- (This short story is graduation day for the elite of the elite, Space Marines... It is based on one of my eBooks 'Rocer Penal Colony' available at most eBook sites, but not needed for this.) ...

By: mfburbaugh | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 4.3| Added: 25 Nov 2014

K-Lunk Ptet

- K-Lunk Ptet WC: 5200 MF Burbaugh “K-Lunk Ptet,” it said again. “Look, I have no idea what you are saying,” I told it. I still wasn't sure what the hell the it was, but this was my damn la...

By: mfburbaugh | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 16 Nov 2014

Life Sentence

- “What’s in cell 119?” Albertson looked up at me for the first time since I’d sat down. I’d been building up the courage to ask about 119 for ten minutes, but his expression made me wish I’d kept my ...

By: lunaswift | Category: Horror | Score: 5| Added: 24 Apr 2014

The Doll

- Barry hadn’t committed a crime for over twenty five years. Surely that was long enough to let things go, let the past swallow up his misdeeds? Enough time to move on. Standing by the front door, he ...

By: lunaswift | Category: Horror | Score: 5| Added: 21 Apr 2014

Anarchisland

- For the past decade now, it seems my life has come to a stand-still; day after day I perform the same routine while fearing my turn for mortality to strike. However, as of late, as the monotony molds ...

By: Cricket | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 4| Added: 11 Apr 2014

Last Day Aboard Ship - chapter 8

- In five seconds, the boosters shut down, the computer and console went dark, the artificial gravity disappeared, and the main lighting deactivated. Within moments, the pair of emergency lights providi...

By: rolandlytle | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 4.8| Added: 01 Mar 2014

New Jerusalem

- After a lifetime of mining gold and silicon from asteroids, the cube is ready. John Sanders, from Intel, flipped the switch. The super-cooled cube hanging in the vacuum of space hummed when the ...

By: fallingdove | Category: Micro Fiction | Score: 3.6| Added: 27 Feb 2014

Last Day Aboard Ship - chapter 7

- Romero looked at me and said, “This is my bitch to slap. Get to your lifepod. I’ll buy the time you all need.” I waited a moment. “Ensign, get your ass out of here and kiss my girl for me when you get...

By: rolandlytle | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 4.9| Added: 13 Feb 2014

Last Day Aboard Ship - chapter 6

- Romero must have noticed my nervousness, because he said, “Don’t worry ensign, you’ll do fine.” I asked, “Aren’t you going to bolster my bravery with some fictional Klingonese battle cry like ‘Today...

By: rolandlytle | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 4.9| Added: 10 Feb 2014

Last Day Aboard Ship - chapter 5

- After my conversation with Ibanez and reviewing the computer defense programming , I considered the Captain’s conclusions while walking to my next destination. I contacted the gunnery chief. A stand...

By: rolandlytle | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 08 Feb 2014

Last Day Aboard Ship - chapter 4

- Then it hit me and I said, “This isn’t a tadar ghost. It’s a ship or probe and it’s getting closer. Is it an EA vessel?” “This is nothing like I’ve ever seen and I thought I had seen everything buil...

By: rolandlytle | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 04 Feb 2014

Last Day Aboard Ship - chapter 3

- All the way down the passageway, I heard the laughter and comments yelled after me from the crew’s mess. Today is just getting better and better. As I walked towards the tadar equipment compartment,...

By: rolandlytle | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 4.9| Added: 01 Feb 2014

Last Day Aboard Ship - chapter 2

- I said, “It appears to be a tadar transmission, but it can’t be.” Pointing at the contradictory information I continued, “See here, the tachyon wave pattern is way off norm. This pattern is completely...

By: rolandlytle | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 27 Jan 2014

Last Day Aboard Ship

- The wake-up alarm sounded in my quarters. That irritating oddly pitched buzz filled my head as my mind drifted into consciousness. They have scientifically created the sound that our hearing and brain...

By: rolandlytle | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 4.9| Added: 24 Jan 2014

First Step for Apotheosis

- The Earth Alliance explorer class ship EAS Apotheosis cruised through the endless void at speeds unimaginable only a decade ago. The mark III PNP drive (pumped neutrino propulsion) moved the ship almo...

By: rolandlytle | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 03 Nov 2013

Zombies and Nevers: Part One

- ***Setting: Right before the dividing line of apocalyptic/post-apocalyptic, meaning that the creatures that were killing during the apocalypse aren't quite dead yet and any other changes that happene...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.9| Added: 21 Sep 2013

Chapter Two: Settling In (Well, Sort Of)

- When we landed it was about noon- though we didn't care much about time, we cared about the light in the sky- and at the point that I started realizing what was happening (the moment when I start rem...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.5| Added: 06 Sep 2013

Chapter One: Arrival

- Before you get all excited like I'm going to tell you juicy details of a cruise gone wrong — chill. It was not a cruise ship, it was a ferry. We were actually heading to an island a few miles out fr...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 4.7| Added: 03 Sep 2013

Prologue: A Warning

- An island, small enough to travel by foot at day, and dangerous enough that if you are on the ground after the sun starts setting, you will be killed. An island of nocturnal creatures specifically c...

By: Colors_of_the_Wind | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 02 Sep 2013

Temporal Enforcers

- Dr. Zach Robertson looked at his watch like an excited child. Some people say he was still a child, but the 26 year old genius showed the adults what that child could do when he received his doctorate...

By: GeekToAuthor | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 4.5| Added: 19 Jul 2012

Dark Future Ch1: Disciple

- Disciple The room was just what he was expecting – white, pristine and so perfectly sterile. Just what you would think would be inside the monolithic headquarters of the Ashcroft Foundation. He f...

By: Mark | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 10 Nov 2010