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Faster Than Light: The Fallen Goddess

Faster Than Light #1

by Malcolm Pierce

The first in a series of short stories about the I.S.S. Fenghuang, the last faster-than-light starship in the galaxy, and its crew of rebels determined to reunite humanity. The Heilmann Drive allowed humanity...

Expiration Date

by Jeff Thomason

When one thinks of a time machine, he imagines all the exotic adventures he could take. But what if a large firm were to get their hands on one and let its legal and compliance department have a say? How could...

Nine

by Drew Wagar

All seasoned space travellers know that there are only eight charts reachable by traditional Galactic Hyperspace jump drives. Does the ninth chart exist? Can it be reached? If so, what’s there? A story of...

Astrogator

by JD Chatternib

First contact on Earth may not be with humans, even if we’re the ones with the spaceships.

Expressions of Freedom

by Gareth Lewis

So you're minding your own business, doing your job, making influential people uncomfortable under your journalistic gaze and what happens? Shadowy informants tell you the democratic system is compromised, the...

Reflections

by Stephen W. Cote

When Chance Holly's spreadsheet doesn't add-up, the universe crashes. Then, it's up to the alien AI, Max, and a pair of researchers and their illegal magnetic-vortex setup to save the day. Featuring robot kittens....

Replay

by Drew Wagar

An Oolite Short Story - Difficult to describe even in summary without giving away the plot. It’s only three and a half pages long, so won’t take you long. Suffice to say, things aren’t always what they...

Spikebreaker

by Gareth Lewis

Telepaths are heavily regulated, virtual third class citizens, second class if working for the Specialist Psychic Intervention unit, dealing with psychic crimes, and handling Spikes, newly emerged telepaths...

Welcome To New York

by Ray Daley

The tourist attraction of the past is also the tourist attraction of the future - for an entirely different reason!

Discipline

by W.E. Larson

There’s no joy in coming of age for Lexi. As a illegitimate third-born daughter, she knew the day only held exile from her clan-hold. Outside the walls of her home, there is only the unforgiving desert under...

Zombies! Episode 8: The Good, the Bad, and the Zombie

by Ivan Turner

Is the apocalypse a world wide event or is it something that happens privately to the individual? It's Christmas. While Greg Smith is reunited with his estranged parents, Anthony Heron must battle his demons...

Symbiotes

by Tom Dillon

The second story in the Horizon Series. When Ava, Vance, and Remi claimed an abandoned space station, they knew it would change their lives. Now they have to learn to live together.

Something Borrowed, Something Blew

by Ray Daley

Never complain about your luck, at least it's yours. Even if it is ALL bad. One day you MIGHT get a break!

Black Denim Lit #3

by BlackDenimLit

RELEASE DATE: April 10, 2014: Black Denim Lit is a monthly journal of fiction available on the web and on all eReaders for free through BlackDenimLit.com. This month Christopher T. Garry brings together sixty...

Wind Rider

by Matt Darrow

A courier in the future struggles to survive and solve a murder.

Catatone

by Stephen W. Cote

Jideon de Rosa is a combat cyber-medic with the Spanish Legion. After his ex-wife takes their daughter, he tracks them to North America. He finds his wife missing and his daughter suffering from a drug. Any...

Autocracy

by Matthew Stoff

A response to the sci-fi cliche of an evil machine-based government.

Redtooth

by Brian Rathbone

In this humorous short story, a trip to the pawnshop sends Bob Hanks on an unexpected adventure.

Theaker's Quarterly Fiction #33

by Silver Age Books

I don't think it's at all a stretch to say that this is one of the strangest issues of Theaker's Quarterly Fiction we've ever published! Our lead story is "NON", by Douglas Ogurek, a dizzying blur of new words,...

The Future Manifestations of Saint Christina the Astonishing

by Published Anonymously

These short fictions describe eight appearances of the medieval ‘Saint’ Christina the Astonishing in the near and distant future. What follows includes an artificial prayer, the discovery of immortal qualities...