Science Fiction stories

flash fiction

Alex Shvartsman

How Earth Narrowly Escaped an Invasion from Space

1167 words (5 minutes)

HumorScience Fiction

Lieutenant-Admiral Whiskers stared at the ominous planet on his view screen. It was still very far away, a tiny ...

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short story

Alex Shvartsman

Icarus Falls

2165 words (8 minutes) · 1 like

Science Fiction

My world is a pair of photographs. They stand atop a nightstand at my bedside, encased in acrylic frames. A you...

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flash fiction

Dan Stout

Outpatient

860 words (4 minutes)

HorrorScience Fiction

It was definitely a migraine. The agony clamped down on both temples, and the light from behind the curtain sho...

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short story

Wendy Nikel

Sardines in a Tin Can

1541 words (6 minutes)

Science Fiction

            Scrape. Shift. Shovel. Heave.             Scrape. Shift. Shovel. Dump.             The work is mon...

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short story

L Chan

The Symphony of Park Myong Lee

5074 words (19 minutes) · 6 likes

Science Fiction

Myong Lee 87 was surrounded by strangers wearing her face. Those in the row in front and those to her right we...

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short story

Sara Saab

The Botix

2045 words (8 minutes) · 9 likes

Science Fiction

HELLO.  I am Arnie, named for my model, R-NE.  I am a second-generation housekeeper model botix. I am leased t...

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