Featured Stories Archive
Featured Story: The Lucky Cigarette
The bright dot in the sky was growing much larger now. It clearly wasn’t a star...
Featured Story: Twas the Night…
Counselor Ransom, of the Terran Diplomatic Corps stepped forward to greet the ambassador from the Re'na
Featured Story: G-G-Ghosts
“Ghosts?” O’Kelly inquired. “Why the tanj would Astute warn us ‘bout some fairytale monsters?”
Featured Story: The Battle of Grettsburg
“Welcome to Grettsburg,” said one of the citizens. “My name is Rodak Patel, Grettsburg’s Minister of
Featured Story: They Returned
A story based on a recent "starting point". Written by Vanessa Ravencroft.
Featured Story: Nothing Besides Remains
Father Shepherd rode the lift down into the lowest levels of the archaeological dig, ancient remains
Featured Story: The Final Burial
“Do you reckon they’ll bury me?” said Sean, standing next to me with his arms crossed.
Featured Story: Remote Control War
Justine Donner sat down at her Remotely Operated Battlefield Combat Unit’s controls, settling down the cup
Starting Point: Captain, Sweetie
"You brought me down from the ship for this? It looks like a bloody tree."
Featured Story: The Ice Cream Man
Zeyad Moghadam sat in the front seat of his ice cream van as it drove autonomously
Featured Story: Life and Death Around the Spire
Lief ran full tilt down the hand carved tunnel to the lower galleries of the Spire.
The city sits on the top of a man-made mountain above the dust clouds and the
Featured Story: Nervous Stomach
My stomach clenched, my mouth had that watery feeling you get right before you vomit. We
The Peace Button – A Writing Exercise
It started with a case of unfair dismissal. A worker issued a complaint against her supervisor.
Featured Story: Pride Goeth…
Uchida nibbled at a meat-chip, “But that begs the question, ‘What Assiotto would turn traitor on
The sticky gravity bomb – Looking For Gravitation In All The Wrong Places
Things were not peaceful at Epic Battlez' Hero And Villain Consultancy Service.
Featured Story: How to Kill a Cyborg Dinosaur
The cadets reacted variously, some showing clear respect and awe for the massive dreadnought, others trying
Featured Story: Crystal Gods
A story based on our story starting point "Crystal Gods".
If they had been ordinary flesh, none would have survived the journey home. They were more
Featured Story: Frozen Heart
A competition winning short story by 13-year-old Cloe Cheung, a student at the French International School,