Science Fiction - Short Stories

Science Fiction typically revolves around a futuristic or space-age world wherein imaginative scientific and technological innovations are possible within the story’s established laws of nature. Science Fiction deals with the consequences and impact of science (actual or imagined) on individual and societal levels, and often includes advanced devices, such as time-machines, or other life forms, such as aliens.

Greener Grass

Greener Grass

MichaelJSullivan
2 parts / 8 pages, updated Jul 04, 2014PG-13Completed
HE WANTED TO ESCAPE HIS PROBLEMS. HE WANTED TO SEE THE FUTURE. HE NEVER CONSIDERED WHAT THE FUTURE WANTED. Confronted with suffering a painful death from cancer, Dan Sturge... read more
24,703 reads votes 175 comments 61
Setting Suns

Setting Suns

TLDorian
27 parts / 51 pages, updated Jul 03, 2014GCompleted
Strange sentinels, forgotten Gods, regenerated aliens, frozen predators, tele- kinetic chess sets - all this and more in this collection of short SciFi stories. Each tale c... read more
224,428 reads votes 1,962 comments 704
TGIF

TGIF

sigrist
6 pages, updated May 19, 2012Completed
Sophie is the love of Damien's life, she's kind, funny, caring and beautiful. One Friday, during their weekly trip to the pier to ride the ferris wheel, Damien saves Sophie's life - ... read more
102,013 reads votes 2,125 comments 742
This is How You Die: the Mini Death Tales

This is How You Die: the Mini Death Tales

NathanBurgoine
5 parts / 3 pages, updated Jul 16, 2014PG
Introduction: Would You Want to Know? This is How You Die: Hematoma This is How You Die: Murder This is How You Die: Under Collapsing Shelf This is How You Die: After Many Years, Stops Breathing, With a Smile on Face
5,002 reads votes 195 comments 40
How to Unbake a Cake

How to Unbake a Cake

Andrew_Mosier
6 parts / 3 pages, updated Mar 04, 2014GCompleted
It's Anna's fifth birthday and all she can think about is the cake. That is, until her cousin plants an idea in her head. Now this little girl must contemplate the very nature of time itself.
169,726 reads votes 2,274 comments 1,495
The Secret

The Secret

tore56789
14 parts / 17 pages, updated Feb 18, 2014PG-13Completed
An old priest holds a hard secret for him to cope with, which goes all the way to the Vatican in Rome! I would like to point out, even though this story is science fiction, m... read more
673 reads votes 50 comments 62
For The Truth

For The Truth

FairaTheFangirl
18 parts / 32 pages, updated Jul 29, 2014
Maxx is just a regular man, working for the Time Keeping Agency. It is the year 2431, and the public release date of the government's long-coveted time travel technology is... read more
6,645 reads votes 392 comments 378
Dream Girls

Dream Girls

AngusEcrivain
10 parts / 4 pages, updated Jul 13, 2014PG-13
The Dream Girls can make your every fantasy come true, but what happens when one of their own is in peril?
729 reads votes 91 comments 34
See No Evil

See No Evil

ElctrcHuman
4 pages, updated Jul 01, 2014Completed
After it has been determined that humans are not evil by nature, but rather by nurture, deadly measures are taken to keep the "pure ones" from being exposed to corrupting behavior.
214 reads votes 9 comments 6
Unforgettable Dream

Unforgettable Dream

Dreamhappiness
7 parts / 5 pages, updated Jul 22, 2014
What would happen if you saw the future in your dreams? What if you knew your parents death before it happened? What would you do if you could save your life- and yo... read more
140 reads votes 10 comments 4
Elder

Elder

emoryskwara
8 pages, updated Dec 02, 2013PGCompleted
Dystopia is just a matter of perspective. After the death of his wife, John struggles to survive when humanity has evolved by taking a drug that he is morally conflicted with takin... read more
534 reads votes 26 comments 13
Stranger Things

Stranger Things

TLDorian
6 parts / 12 pages, updated Jun 22, 2014GCompleted
Body parts growing down in the local woods, scary encounters in a deserted escape pod, something odd lurking in the ocean at Dulgots Trench, aliens who have no feet......... read more
1,429 reads votes 84 comments 98
The Ride

The Ride

CottonJones
1 page, updated Jul 17, 2014G
“The Ride” is a short-short story, and this style of writing became popular in the 17th century. It usually tells the reader about a single incident with as few of characters p... read more
131 reads votes 13 comments 32
Bold Curves

Bold Curves

SimonWoodington
4 parts / 33 pages, updated Jul 11, 2014PG-13
Aaran has a problem with herself. A couple hires Aaran to retrieve their daughter after having second thoughts about her 'performance art'. A man loses himself and comes to A... read more
249 reads votes 6 comments 0
Burning Alexandria

Burning Alexandria

MichaelJSullivan
8 pages, updated May 27, 2014GCompleted
Irwin Gilbert is a hoarder, a bookworm, and after a cosmic event leaves the earth void of all electricity, the owner of what might be the world's largest remaining cac... read more
324 reads votes 8 comments 10
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