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2101 - Nothing New Under the Sun Chapter Five Health Care

- Health Care TODAY While a number of changes have occurred, many of the issues of the early 21st century plague health care in 2101. Five things continue to drive health care in 2101. They are the a...

By: Brian2101 | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 0| Added: 03 Jun 2019

2101 - Nothing New Under the Sun Chapter Four Robotics

- Robotics TODAY Robotics performs much of the daily maintenance of most things.  They are programmed into most life functions such as home repair and cleaning, transportation, personal items, food a...

By: Brian2101 | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 0| Added: 16 May 2019

2101 - Nothing New Under the Sun Chapter Three Education

- Education TODAY Most individuals and families enjoy a self directed education.  As far as academic requirements, the purpose of our 18th and 19th century education is nearly defunct.  Education pro...

By: Brian2101 | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 14 May 2019

2101 - Nothing New Under the Sun Chapter Two Changing Climate Change

- Global Warming TODAY The topic of global warming is still regular news, but the focus has changed somewhat. The LB, Lens Bank, has produced the effect of reducing warming, but the two issues surrou...

By: Brian2101 | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 0| Added: 11 May 2019

2101 - Nothing New Under the Sun Chapter One Introduction to Brian

- Chapter One Finally arriving at my STOP (Short Term Overnight Place) I open my link to our weekly group cast. I joined late today, so had to join the conversation in mid stream. Steve: With both Bi...

By: Brian2101 | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 10 May 2019

2101 - Nothing New Under the Sun

-   This is the beginnings of a multiple chapter story of what life could become in 2101.  Brian tells the story as he looks back on life from 2101.  Chapters are usually written to cover some aspect ...

By: Brian2101 | Category: Science Fiction | Score: 0| Added: 08 May 2019

The Waking Dream

- London, Spring 1816 He clearly remembered when he first became aware of a hint of unease; a sense of otherworldly darkness. Before then in his life, of course, he had moments of disquiet in terms ...

By: henrietta_fielding | Category: Supernatural | Score: 5| Added: 27 Sep 2018

Night Streets-Chapter 2

-       “Hey Andrew,” Jeremy began. “You know, when you said you had exams to study for, I thought you meant you were going to study for them after our little outing.” Andrew rolled his eyes. Sar...

By: Perwinkle123 | Category: Young Adult | Score: 5| Added: 07 Sep 2018

Shadows and Streets-Chapter 1

- Sarvanez shifted in her chair. The corset pinched into her waist and it was every bit as uncomfortable as it looked. How do the women here wear these every single day? She thought to herself, feeli...

By: Perwinkle123 | Category: Young Adult | Score: 5| Added: 31 Aug 2018

Five Dollar Donation

-   The bus ride over to the museum was as painful as a tooth extraction without the laughing gas. Kids who were nearing adulthood acted like two year olds on Red Bull, bouncing in their seats, yellin...

By: vkent1112 | Category: General | Score: 5| Added: 13 May 2018

Why I Invented Gravy

- Because some meats are very dry. For centuries people just drizzled water, or Coke, on their overcooked cutlet or Grandma’s Classic Thanksgiving Sawdust Turkey, and this really just made their plate...

By: TouchOfGray | Category: Musings | Score: 5| Added: 02 Aug 2017

Wendigo Part 1

- Jamestown Fort, January 1609 Sarah awoke in the dark. The first thing she noticed was the cold. It had seeped through the clothing she wore, through the blanket that she had wrapped herself in, thro...

By: Jerseyboy1316 | Category: Horror | Score: 0| Added: 05 Jan 2017

Execution

- He slowly walked through the crowd of people, his eyes roving everywhere. He had expected there to be more noise from the crowd, more jeers and ugly insults hurled, but they were silent and watching h...

By: LauraDanielle | Category: Flash Fiction | Score: 5| Added: 15 Sep 2016

The Baron's Quest

- PROLOGUE DRAGO SAW THE two Americans from yesterday up ahead. They had their backs turned to him, as they stood at the base of a large medieval wooden gate that led into Predjama Castle. His sh...

By: cairnsboy | Category: Action | Score: 5| Added: 25 May 2016

Where Were You?

- This is a more-or-less faithful retelling of the great, “Where Were You?” controversy that occurred back in the fall of 1951. However, due warning is hereby given that being as how the story involves...

By: Rumple_deWriter | Category: General | Score: 5| Added: 17 Aug 2015

Meg's Story (working title)-The opening of my first novel

- Meg’s Story (Working title) – first part of Chapter 1 1930 “You little scamp!” I actually yelled out loud at him (if we were at home, I’d have been in trouble for that). I had to think an...

By: SjW47 | Category: Memoirs | Score: 5| Added: 01 Feb 2015