Short Stories - Science Fiction

Short stories are works of brief narrative prose, which usually focus on a limited number of characters and a single, decisive plot incident. Significantly shorter and more compact than novels, short stories leave the reader with a snapshot or slice of life.

Ebola

Ebola

casieer2012
3 pages, updated Sep 14, 2014PG-13Completed
tags / ebola
104 reads votes 7 comments 6
Prion

Prion

AngusEcrivain
27 parts / 4 pages, updated Sep 18, 2013PG-13Completed
Frank Jones works security on board the Prion, a research facility based in the Kuiper Belt. When a rival firm boards the vessel and takes a member of Frank's team hostage, skills in negotiation really aren't going to cut the mustard.
6,754 reads votes 948 comments 172
Less Of Her

Less Of Her

ImpotentVerse
17 parts / 8 pages, updated May 01, 2013PG-13Completed
Claudia is a shut-in, a nerd. She creates custom cybernetic limbs, unique works of art. Lumi is everything Claudia is not, exotic, exciting, outgoing. Claudia comes to realise they both have their secrets. Secrets that will tear them apart.
6,762 reads votes 253 comments 58
Michael 2.0

Michael 2.0

SissaRomanova
19 parts / 19 pages, updated Aug 13, 2013PG-13Completed
Michael was created by the team of the skilled Dr. Lawrence to be the first robot to simulate human emotions with perfection. Dr. Charlotte DeLanne is part of this team. She c... read more
51,055 reads votes 3,010 comments 567
The Cinderella Deception

The Cinderella Deception

ImpotentVerse
7 pages, updated May 24, 2013GPicturesCompleted
A steampunk fairy tale. It should have been a simple shakedown but when Charming's thugs trashed the Carnival and destroyed Cinders' beloved carousel she swore r... read more
1,791 reads votes 28 comments 24
AngusEcrivain's Short Sci-Fi Tales

AngusEcrivain's Short Sci-Fi Tales

AngusEcrivain
16 parts / 54 pages, updated Feb 28, 2014PG-13
A collection of sci-fi stories - some short and some slightly longer.
3,786 reads votes 260 comments 48
2045

2045

unbrokenworld
5 parts / 7 pages, updated Apr 22, 2014Completed
Mitch thought he was on a routine trip from Australia back to his family home in Wisconsin. But, when he arrives, everything is different.
3,374 reads votes 221 comments 189
Lost (Sci-Fi)

Lost (Sci-Fi)

elveloy
7 parts / 6 pages, updated Sep 06, 2013PGCompleted
SFSD 6.0 Round 6 - Final round entry. A new world to explore! Although that was exciting enough, I couldn’t help daring to hope for more. Would we be the first to discover alien intelligence? (Sci-Fi / Short story)
2,236 reads votes 142 comments 54
Killing Tiffany Hudson

Killing Tiffany Hudson

GregCarrico
7 pages, updated Jan 15, 2013PGPicturesCompleted
Killing Tiffany Hudson is one of two stories in the Apocalypstick collection. It is the story of two genetically altered people who must decide the fate of humanity... read more
4,194 reads votes 113 comments 43
The Doctor's Sister

The Doctor's Sister

calicoirwin
2 parts / 3 pages, updated Feb 19, 2014
We have all heard of the doctor, but have you ever heard of his sister? What happens when the two siblings meet? Read to find out. Disclaimer: I do not own Doctor Who or the character Rose. Alexis is the character I made up. TO BE CONTINUED...
481 reads votes 19 comments 7
| blank slate |

| blank slate |

hey_ketchup
16 parts / 25 pages, updated May 29, 2014PGCompleted
Markers: everyone has them. They are like a map on your skin, and, if you know how, they can tell you the future. But what if what if they can lie? What if not everyone has them? ©2014 Rankings:Science Fiction #800
1,313 reads votes 96 comments 55
Driving Doctor Mayhem

Driving Doctor Mayhem

doctorhorrible
6 parts / 3 pages, updated Apr 12, 2014VideoPictures
PERSONAL ASSISTANT NEEDED. People skills optional. Ability to take drink orders preferred. Personal mode of transport a MUST. To Rep... read more
1,928 reads votes 138 comments 30
Fallout

Fallout

TheInseparableSix
2 pages, updated Aug 28, 2012PG-13Completed
A young couple builds a basement with one another, thinking it will be the perfect place to make perfect memories. But when a storm rolls in over their world, and their little pie... read more
2,165 reads votes 85 comments 48
Fire and Blood

Fire and Blood

northernwinters
3 parts / 7 pages, updated Jun 23, 2014PG
There are only two options when your world has been set alight.
19,159 reads votes 842 comments 177
Purge

Purge

Booknut97
8 parts / 15 pages, updated Oct 09, 2012
The major battles of the Purge, the great war between the United Earth Confederation and the horrifying alien Racdins are featured in this panoramic telling of the war. It focuses ar... read more
2,517 reads votes 57 comments 9
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