Data?1528752151

Wendy Nikel

Space explorer, time traveler, wanderer of eerie places

Follow Wendy to get notified when she creates a new story or post.

Subscribe

Subscribe to Wendy to support her work and read subscriber-only content.

Wendy Nikel is a speculative fiction author with a degree in elementary education, a fondness for road trips, and a terrible habit of forgetting where she's left her cup of tea. Her series of time travel novellas, beginning with THE CONTINUUM, is now available from World Weaver Press. For more info, visit wendynikel.com

Fiction · Posts · Books

Free

Fiction

Plain Jane Learns to Knit Wormholes

Published May 31, 2019 · 786 words (3 minutes) · 337 views

Humor Science Fiction time travel contemporary

A group of church ladies has a tough decision to make when they accidentally open a portal through time.

Free

Knitting Needles & Yarn

Free

Fiction

Dr. Optera's Intelligent Bugs

Published Apr 23, 2019 · 1,901 words (7 minutes) · 308 views

Humor Science Fiction Sci-Fi Horror insect

Dr. Cole Optera’s experiments in teaching insects how to communicate has unexpected consequences which force him to re-think his idea.

Free

Free for Wendy's Subscribers

$5.00

Fiction

The Firebringer

Published Apr 2, 2019 · 2,060 words (8 minutes) · 130 views

Fantasy mythology steampunk adventure

Amy Airlung, a young member of an airship crew, faces off against the mythical warship, the Firebringer

$5.00

La Paz boat sunset.

Free

Fiction

Cerise Sky Memories

Published Feb 28, 2019 · 953 words (4 minutes) · 1 like · 382 views

Science Fiction sci-fi near future memory biotech

A genetically engineered human discovers some of her implanted memories are real and goes in search of the person who gave them to her.

Free

windmills on sunset background

Free

Fiction

A Gift for His Beloved, Post-Apocalypse

Published Feb 19, 2019 · 273 words (1 minute) · 2 likes · 293 views

Science Fiction Love post-apocalypse flash list marriage bittersweet

A man sifts through the world’s ruined remains in search of the perfect gift for his wedding anniversary.

Free

Mixing a couple of my favorite hobbies: photography and making things like cute little hearts.

Free

Fiction

Canary's Refuge

Published Jan 1, 2019 · 4,061 words (15 minutes) · 401 views

Science Fiction Love first person POV cyborg artificial intelligence spaceship futuristic

A cyborg miner uncovers a rebellion plot against the sentient ship which has kept them alive since Earth’s demise.

Audio Available

Free

At The Cave’s Opening

Free

Fiction

The Astronaut of the Shalott

Published Nov 30, 2018 · 1,858 words (7 minutes) · 587 views

Classic Science Fiction first person POV artificial intelligence spaceship retelling arthurian

A woman isolated in space longs for a way to connect with humanity.

Free

Ocean clouds seen from space

Free

Fiction

Change for the Changelings

Published Oct 31, 2018 · 486 words (2 minutes) · 1 like · 386 views

Classic Fantasy flash second person POV fairy tale fae revenge

A pair of young women, swapped at birth by fae, meet for the first time.

Free

Free

Fiction

Time Travelers Anonymous

Published Sep 22, 2018 · 1,078 words (4 minutes) · 868 views

Humor Science Fiction Strange flash time travel near-future

A group of time travel addicts gather for a meeting to talk through their time-travel-related issues.

Free

Taller Bloc

Free

Fiction

Britannica in Dust

Published Aug 28, 2018 · 694 words (3 minutes) · 488 views

Science Fiction flash first person POV post-apocalyptic

A girl learns a hard truth about history from a set of old encyclopedias.

Free

Books