Sort by:
Filter by:

Found 20 works tagged 'space opera'.

TP

$6.00

Fiction Series: Ongoing 7 Chapters

Thomas Parrott

For a Mercenary's Pay

Updated Jul 1, 2021 · 24,179 words (88 minutes) · 205 views

Science Fiction space opera post apocalyptic

$6.00

Data?1617683848

Free

Fiction

Daniel Ausema

To Hunt a Sky Eel

Published Jun 3, 2021 · 3,286 words (12 minutes) · 70 views

Science Fiction space opera regret hunting

Typenn is famous for the immersive recordings he makes of hunting creatures throughout the universe. His pursuit of the majestic sky eel does not go as he expected.

Free

These two moray eels seem to be on friendly terms.
Data?1605976217

Free

Fiction

Nathan Hillstrom

Opportunity Space

Published Dec 8, 2020 · 12,984 words (48 minutes) · 504 views

Science Fiction space opera Economics capitalism AQUATIC ALIENS finance progress

The Washe transmit a desperate plea for help as their system is overrun by self-replicating blight. Kova answers the call, but to save the aquatic aliens, she must sell them on the investment coalition backing their defense…and the Washe are nowhere near as eager to naturalize as she had been.

Free

Oppspacesplash
Data?1593425727

Free

Fiction

Daniel Roy

By Crimson and Cold Iron

Published Dec 2, 2020 · 748 words (3 minutes) · 270 views

Fantasy Science Fiction space opera war empire faeries Faerieland

The thousand worlds of the Regium Imperium face destruction and ruin as the Unseelie Court arrives, bearing vengeance in their cold, dark hearts.

Free

Data?1594419287

Free

Fiction

CB Droege

The Fate of the White Wolf

Published Aug 7, 2020 · 1,655 words (7 minutes) · 305 views

Science Fiction space opera star ships

Forty-six years after the star-ship battle that left Crewman Rose adrift in space, rescue has finally come.

Free

Stars Galaxy Rocky Mountain
Data?1539514937

$1.00

Fiction Series: Ongoing 7 Chapters

Stephen Dedman

The Whole of The Law

Updated Apr 14, 2020 · 20,616 words (75 minutes) · 1 like · 452 views

Science Fiction space opera Robots Anarchy Psionics Free traders

Nothing is illegal on anarchic Boccaccio... but that doesn't mean nothing is wrong.

$1.00

Cruising at 47000 feet over Kazakhstan. Shot with an 8mm fisheye lens.
Data?1535430160

Free

Fiction

Trent Jamieson

Wind Down

Published Mar 25, 2020 · 2,598 words (10 minutes) · 359 views

Science Fiction space opera posthuman Habitats

Home a spinning sentience, a wondrous habitat.  Habitats, what arrogance! Once, long ago, before my race grew tired of space travel, that was their purpose. World ships modelled on cetaceans -- deep brained and singing, bellies full of verdancy.

Free

Data?1579019665

Free

Post

Jennifer R. Povey

Excerpt from Araña

Published Jan 23, 2020 · 1,989 words (8 minutes) · 1 like · 400 views

Science Fiction space fiction novel excerpt space opera

Free

Data?1537396525
Featured November 15, 2019

Free

Fiction

Benjamin C. Kinney

Elegy of Carbon

Published Nov 14, 2019 · 4,122 words (15 minutes) · 4 likes · 1722 views

Science Fiction artificial intelligence space opera Robots far future

For centuries, a lone miner robot has scoured the edges of the solar system in search of the finest diamonds. But once every diamond has been found, this robot will strike out towards Earth to find a new purpose and identity—even if it means defying humans for the first time.

Benjamin C. Kinney is a SFF writer, neuroscientist, and the Assistant Editor at the Hugo-nominated Escape Pod. His short stories and nonfiction have appeared in Strange Horizons, Clarkesworld, Baen.com and more, and he lives in St. Louis with two cats and his spacefaring wife.

Free

Sublime purple night sky
Data?1554302763

Free

Fiction

Andrew Liptak

Ten steps to expedite a departure from Pantaga Station

Published Sep 30, 2019 · 982 words (4 minutes) · 589 views

Science Fiction space opera flash fiction Smugglers Space Ships

A ship's XO goes over the ways in which to make a quick escape from a space station.

Free

48073306881 f5332975d5 b