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Why Bobby Fischer Sued The Last Starfighter

by William Hrdina

A short story exploring what happened to Bobby Fischer when he disappeared in 1972 after winning the World Chess Championships.

Live Concerts

by Jessica Urahara

Live concerts, one boy, one girl, one band, one show, one enemy, one friend a band built from hate preforms but who will stay the nervous talent or the beautiful star

A Journey of Discovery

by Clare Tanner

When a new life bursts upon us, how can we decide what it really means, and how we feel about it? It can take time to realise what we really want out of life.

Ella's Mother

by Cress Roylott

Reflections on family, trauma, and ghosts, from a reluctant mother. Excerpt: I’m staring at Ella down by the stream. Not quite four, and she scampers about like an elfin who has all the world in her hands....

Service Provider

by Ray Daley

The best way for a business to be recommended is by word of mouth, something that really works well for this particular Service Provider. Until now....

We Could Hear the Howls of the ADHD Boys: A Fiction

by Tom Triumph

A group of survivors in post-apocalyptic New England go from town to town scavenging for pharmaceuticals in order to stay alive. One man in the tribe searches for seizure meds for his son, while a gang of ADHD...

The Pit Bull and Other Tales

by Tom Hamilton

Five horror stories from the travelling maestro of trepidation, Tom Hamilton.

All The World In Wax

by Ray Daley

Small town life is made that much more interesting by the annual carnival but is the greatest attraction more than it initially seems?

Copy, Write

by Ray Daley

An advertising agency in the golden age of radio is no place for a science fiction writer. Or is it? Find out inside!

Slipping Away

by Ray Daley

When Aliens finally arrive are they here to save at least some of us? As a species, love is the our one redeeming factor but can it keep those we care about close to us forever?

Letting Go

by Jaleta Clegg

If you could preserve someone forever, would you? Susan must make an agonizing choice--watch her mother slowly fade away or preserve her as an artificial construct at Life Preservation, Inc.

The Worst Thing

by Mike Ramon

A short story. At three in the morning George is woken up by a knock at the door. It's a stranger; his car has broken down and he needs to call for a ride. George let's him in. It's an act of kindness that he...

Empire

by Stephen W. Cote

Jan Christopherson is a reporter tasked with reporting on Analytical Engine pollution predictions for the year. When he scratches the surface he finds a conspiracy is afoot that challenges the Jung-Freud religion...

Not Eddie

by Ray Daley

Many things are done in the cause of Friendship. Friends don't let friends go out the hard way.

Come Back Home

by David Kwaku

A romance short story, heart melting and a great read for those who love to read poetry and love stories

Strange things

by shaun

just something i wrote strange

Theaker's Quarterly Fiction #36

by Silver Age Books

144 pages of fiction and reviews, all available for free download! Our fiction this time: The Photographer’s Tale by Daniel Mills, A Fable of Worcester by Victor D. Infante, Angeline of the Woods by Dylan...

Weeping Willow (Part One)

by Sandra Madera

Chloe Dennis always felt awkward in her own skin. Being teased at school has always left her feeling alone... Until, she dreamed of another world... Until, she dreamed of a handsome stranger. Chloe is about...

Last Tales of Mercia 4: Ralph the Knight

by Jayden Woods

When a fight between a Norman and a Saxon gets out of hand, Sir Ralph must employ the help of a knight named Geoffrey to cover up the unfortunate incident. Set in the Dark Ages of Engla-lond, the "Last Tales...

Terminator; Reborn

by Ray Daley

As the leader in the human resistance against the machines his name is legend. Almost nothing is harder to kill than a legend. Except.......