Tag Archives: science Fiction

You Can’t Fight a Prophecy ~ Nicholas C. Rossis #shortstory

Reblogged from Nicholas C. Rossis: In April, I posted my thousandth post on this blog. To celebrate, I will share here all my short stories. Every couple of weeks, I’ll be posting one story from my celebrated Exciting Destinies series for … Continue reading

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From the Sea . . . Pamela S. Wight

Reblogged from roughwighting: J..W. Waterhouse. / 1900 It happened at the dark of morning, when the sky turned from black to pewter to soft tangerine. She rose from the surf, waterlogged, the seaweed and starfish whispering her name. Sassas. Sassas. … Continue reading

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Sanctuary – D. Wallace Peach #Writephoto

I shook off the transportal’s disorientation and trembled with the cold. Authentic cold. Maybe not what I’d expected, but a clear signal that I’d arrived. I’d grown sick of my shipbound existence, the sensory constancy, the monotony of routine, the … Continue reading

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The Wedding of the Millennium #writephoto -The Urban Spaceman

Emperor Kral held out one of his four hands towards she-who-would-one-day-be-Empress, his most beloved child and only daughter, Princess Kiani. The Princess, resplendent in her marriage gown, watched him coolly in her typically womanish way before settling one of her … Continue reading

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Blue – Trent P. McDonald #writephoto

Ian raised his hand. The laughter and giggles died down. “Do you know know what I miss more than anything?” he asked. Kupar laughed. “A good ale? 15 year old whiskey?” Ian smiled but shook his head. “Blue.” “Blue?” Mike … Continue reading

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Ani’s Advent Invitation: What is magic? A holiday story (and a new book!) from Allie Potts

So, the question is a bit of an odd one around here, what with my two-legs being a bit weirdly inclined and all… What is magic? For me, magic is finding the fridge door, or the back gate left open… … Continue reading

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Wings by Hayley R. Hardman #writephoto

They circled as one giant black mass. Blocking the sky and the sun out, causing darkness to fall. Everyone stopped what they were doing and looked up in wonder. Then the birds began dropping like stones. Their lifeless bodies hitting … Continue reading

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Ruse [Flash Fiction]  by The Urban Spaceman #writephoto

The group of histourists moved closer together as Clancy Deville led them along a familiar path through the ruins. As he walked, he pointed out features he knew would impress, and waited patiently as they snapped shots with their ocular … Continue reading

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Guest author: Barb Taub – That time we were kidnapped in #India…#travel #humor

There are writers whose work has a certain predictability about it. My guest today is one of them. I have learned to put down the coffee and place breakable objects at a safe distance when a post from Barb Taub … Continue reading

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Gravity Well by Carl Bystrom #writephoto – Words and Worlds

“I’m stuck,” Davis groaned. “And I can’t see anything….” “That’s ’cause your big ass is blocking the light.” Chisholm twisted the top of the cylinder he was holding and a glow illuminated the rocky floor in a dim circle around … Continue reading

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