Tales of Time and Space
A collection of my sci-fi shorts from 2017 - entries for various challenges, competitions and Tevun Krus ezines
1. Alpha Capella Nova Vega - Military sci-fi - 4 parts
2. Last Chance - Biopunk - Transgender - 3 parts
3. Space Opera - Space Opera - 4 parts
4. Alien Invaders - Alien Invasion - 1 part
5. Ranadel - Sword and Planet - 1 part
The first one in this series is "Alpha Capella Nova Vega" - originally written for "Epic Tales for Beautiful Minds" @Ooorah anthology.
Here are the prompts for those interested, otherwise you can just flick through to the story.
Compulsory prompts for all teams:
1. Ecrivains Specials
2. Fray poster
3. Star Wars – "Turn up the rebel bass"
Sub genre: Space Opera
Prompts: – 3 out of these 5 quotes:
You eyes can deceive you; don't trust them
The ability to speak does not make you intelligent
Judge me by my size, do you?
May the force be with you
I find your lack of faith disturbing
Plus two pictures:
Asian Star wars type poster with robots, Blue face, burning city, man in blue with sword, two women, Space Wars
Bug / space ship
Plus lyrics: from Alchemist's song "Alpha Capella Nova Vega"
Super Secret Prompt: man in black helmet / mask with leather
YOU ARE READING
Alpha CapellaScience Fiction
The invaders fired without warning. The space station exploded in a soundless ball of flame, incinerating the Patrol ships as they scrambled to launch. Lasers burned swathes through the planet settlements, destroying buildings and killing thousands...