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.

Stranger Things

Stranger Things

TLDorian
8 parts / 15 pages, updated Aug 15, 2014Completed
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
7,386 reads votes 287 comments 187
Deadly Force

Deadly Force

Halotog
3 parts / 5 pages, updated Jan 01, 2015
A man who made history, but had to dig his grave to do it. This is a sci fi story about androids and adventure. It starts from the end and works its way to the beginning. The main character is captain Mal Corps and this is his story.
364 reads votes 15 comments 0
The Persistence of Loss

The Persistence of Loss

Dan
9 parts / 5 pages, updated Jun 04, 2014
Some losses cannot be avoided, even if you get a second chance.
1,354 reads votes 11 comments 6
Ramses Meets His Maker

Ramses Meets His Maker

CharlesSmith9
4 pages, updated Jun 19, 2013Completed
Ramses, the illegal clone of a warlord, must return to his "home" planet in order to investigate the disappearance of a group of scientists. Things quickl... read more
141 reads votes 5 comments 1
Be True

Be True

john_chan
3 parts / 9 pages, updated Oct 19, 2012Completed
As any good Wattpadder knows, there are many temptations in life. Trials. Tribulations. Tests by fire. But what if you were sidelined by the most dreaded of all temptations ever i... read more
74,135 reads votes 1,163 comments 784
When Scientists Land On Mars

When Scientists Land On Mars

CihanTastan
19 parts / 11 pages, updated Nov 06, 2014Completed
This book may come to you 'sci-fi'. But this time is different! Tens of technical university students (from computer engineering to molecular biology depart... read more
228 reads votes 18 comments 0
The Man Who Murdered Himself

The Man Who Murdered Himself

NancyFulda
4 pages, updated Nov 01, 2014Pictures
Kyle Ameus Waterbey is afflicted with a hideous illness. He would do anything to be rid of it. Anything.
269 reads votes 10 comments 3
Anthology

Anthology

AudreyPolaris
28 parts / 34 pages, updated Mar 27, 2015
A collection of short stories and poems, gathered from the depths of my notebooks. From chilling to electrifying, from thrilling to gruesome... this is a sneak peak at the diff... read more
1,367 reads votes 204 comments 119
THIS IS NOT THE END OF THE WORLD

THIS IS NOT THE END OF THE WORLD

MichaelJScinto
3 parts / 2 pages, updated Nov 06, 2014
"When the bombs dropped, we thought it was the end of the world. Turns out, it was just the end of our world." A short story collection for NaNoWriMo about life after the apocalypse.
67 reads votes 3 comments 3
How to Unbake a Cake

How to Unbake a Cake

Andrew_Mosier
8 parts / 3 pages, updated Aug 05, 2014Completed
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.
248,050 reads votes 3,164 comments 1,782
Super SFSD II - Return of the SSFSD!

Super SFSD II - Return of the SSFSD!

ForbiddenPlanet
23 parts / 10 pages, updated Mar 23, 2015
tags / wpcontest
10,396 reads votes 171 comments 703
Remember

Remember

john_chan
6 pages, updated Feb 07, 2012Completed
What if we were all connected in some way? Across time? Across space?
92,333 reads votes 2,012 comments 1,164
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