Tag: sci fi

Trapped in the Nebula: A Smith and W'sin Adventure Feb 6, 2023   ◦   ~ 2,400 words / 12 minutes

Join notorious adventurers Smith and W’sin on their high-stakes quest for a fabled pirate treasure hidden within a mysterious nebula. As they uncover the dark secrets of a long-lost research vessel, they’ll encounter ancient robots, unravel shocking discoveries, and form unexpected alliances. Embark on a thrilling adventure where friendship and courage prevail in the face of insurmountable odds.

Loose Lips Sink Spies Dec 24, 2011   ◦   ~ 200 words / 1 minute

“My name is William Harold, and I’m going to the Moon for a mix of work and pleasure… If I’m lucky.” I smiled to cover my over-enunciation.

The guard frowned slightly as he continued to wand me.

A Future Unexpected Jun 1, 2011   ◦   ~ 200 words / 1 minute

My name is Marc Munz, and I am a time traveller.

But that’s not such a big feat, really. Time travel is so commonplace that it’s mundane. We all travel through time, every day of our lives. Each tick taking us further forward in time. Forward being the key.

The End is the Beginning May 28, 2011   ◦   ~ 200 words / 1 minute

There were two people in line ahead of me. I wished there were a thousand.

With a whoosh they were vaporized and the teleportation operator waved me forward.

Eight Legs One Demand May 28, 2011   ◦   ~ 350 words / 2 minutes

“Humans! This is your only warning. We, the Arachnid Nation, declare our sovereignty and will to be given the respect we deserve!” The spider said, it’s multifaceted eyes sparkling. It’s visage was being displayed in a secret room, where secret plans were usually made by those who sat around the long table.

Notes From the Ether(net) Sep 7, 2009   ◦   ~ 200 words / 1 minute

I was born by accident, really. My father – if indeed that’s the right word to use – was a 16 year old boy. He was very brilliant, already working towards a doctorate from Carnegie Mellon.

I, Person Sep 7, 2009   ◦   ~ 200 words / 1 minute

Person grunted as he lifted the pack onto his back.

“Careful, someone might mistake you for a real gorilla!” Chavez laughed as he went to hisstation to gear up. He could be a real dick sometimes.