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Found 4 stories and posts tagged 'survival'.



Ben Serna-Grey


Published Mar 20, 2019 · 3,524 words (13 minutes) · 2 views

Literary Fiction Science Fiction loneliness washington post-apocalypse post-apocalpytic survival climate change bleak science fiction grimdark Mourning old man death utopia

A story set in the same universe as "Sigh," and one that unfortunately has had a pretty rough publication history. Follows an old widower as he tries to make his way in this burnt out, dead world.



Stephanie Lorée

The Cicadas of Okinawa

Published Mar 6, 2019 · 1,189 words (5 minutes) · 1 view

Fantasy Horror Historical Bugs Monsters survival Metamorphasis

Originally published at Penumbra magazine, a Tangent online recommended read of 2013, later reprinted in Niteblade Magazine and nominated for a Pushcart Prize. *TRIGGER WARNING* During the Battle of Okinawa and the following occupation, 76 cases of rape were reported. Historians estimate hundreds more went unreported. This is a story about one woman's survival through metamorphosis.



Jeremy A. TeGrotenhuis

The Broken Karwaneer

Published Feb 2, 2019 · 7,284 words (27 minutes) · 91 views

Fantasy Horror Strange found family endurance survival apocalyptic magic trauma

A story of survival in a fantasy world coming apart at the seams.



Wendy Nikel

The Ashes With Which We Paint You

Published Apr 12, 2018 · 700 words (3 minutes) · 337 views

Science Fiction Strange first person POV post-apocalyptic survival elephant

A group of unusual survivors struggles with what to do after a cataclysmic event that leaves them alone, without those whom they’d counted on to protect them.

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Photo taken in Addo Elephant National Park. After a whole day in the park, we saw these beautiful animals walking down the sunset.