Maggie Allen mostly writes short fiction, and from her day job at NASA has years of experience writing and podcasting about various non-fiction topics in astronomy and astrophysics. Maggie has other short stories published in A Hero By Any Other Name, the Time Traveled Tales anthologies, Athena's Daughters, Soothe the Savage Beast, War of the Seasons: The Heart, and Contact Light. She co-edited Athena's Daughters, Volume 2. These titles may be found at:  She has also been published in the Young Explorer's Adventure Guide middle grade anthology. Maggie is a guitarist and singer in the rock band, "Naked Singularity," which released its first album of original music in 2013.  They are currently working on their second album.  Her band's website may be found here:, and her writer website here:

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Stories by Maggie Allen
Once When You Were Mine by writermaggie
Once When You Were Mine Teen Fiction
High school in the early 90s: it was before cell phones and social media, but the problems were the same. How do you get the guy you're interested in to notice you? What happens if you fall in love with your bes...
Terror on Terra 5 (excerpt) by writermaggie
Terror on Terra 5 (excerpt) Science Fiction
When questioned on the incident later, Bee would say it was the sheer human terror contained in the scream that compelled them to act. "But wasn't a horrifying scream a good reason to stay in the Safe Zone?&q...
Land of the Lost by writermaggie
Land of the Lost Teen Fiction
Alicia is struggling to fit in at the Space Academy for Technical Arts and Sciences. It's always been her dream to attend, but now that she's here, she has no idea how to make friends, and all her attempts end up...
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