Haro James :: Stories

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1 A Burning Love Upon a Ravished Land

An alien occupation. Resistance as a family enterprise. Stan Matheson knows duty, sacrifice, and at the end, surprise. 2,700+ words

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction
Downloads: 362| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 16KB | Posted:

2 The Diversions of Angels

The Altarai arrive to strip mine the planet, and it's very much the end of life as we know it. But, hey, even all-powerful aliens can get bored and run into trouble. And then humanity's remaining one per cent becomes part of the solution. [about 3,000 words]

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Aliens
Downloads: 306| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 18KB | Posted:

3 Hunger, Hunger, Sister Anne

If you found an artifact from the future, what you would bargain for to return it? Gold? Stock tips? A burrito?

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction
Downloads: 375| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 18KB | Posted:

4 PL02 - Flight of the Wicked Flea

From the Phantom of the Louvre collection
London, 1829. Two criminal enclaves battle for supremacy south of the Thames. Second in a steampunk collection from 2015 (notice: no real or virtual steam was applied in this particular story). ~5,200 words.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Steampunk, Historical
Downloads: 161| Votes: 7 | Score: 6.80
Size: 30KB | Posted:

5 PL03 - Sail South, to the Sea

From the Phantom of the Louvre collection
A young Australian, resilient and yearning to set her own course in life journeys far to do so: first sailing South to the sea, then North to be free. ~5,560 words.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Steampunk, Coming of Age
Downloads: 137| Votes: 9 | Score: 7.99
Size: 30KB | Posted:

6 PL04 - The Hour of Our Blessed Auto Mattins

From the Phantom of the Louvre collection
It's 1957. In a Toronto waterfront warehouse, a group of automatons are having a religious experience. WHAT? ~4,700 words.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Alternate Universe, Robots
Downloads: 84| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 27KB | Posted:

7 PL05 - Message in a (Sky Blue) Bottle

From the Phantom of the Louvre collection
Bunny Boyce was happy to serve in a unit where aeros didn't crash: they had landing incidents. On a New Year's test flight, both his attitude and luck began to change. ~ 4,000 words.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Steampunk
Downloads: 112| Votes: 11 | Score: 7.48
Size: 22KB | Posted:

8 PL06 - The Brothers Keeper

From the Phantom of the Louvre collection
What is a routine study for his parents leaves a much deeper impression on a 12-year old. A lifetime of loss, disappointment and betrayal is balanced by recollections of a single act of bravery and sacrifice. ~ 4,100 words.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Robots, Steampunk, Coming of Age
Downloads: 79| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 22KB | Posted:

9 PL11 - The Great Seattle Progress of 1874

From the Phantom of the Louvre collection
Great achievements arise out of a myriad of small conversations, and sometimes something good comes from being just a little bad: Wil Arnot Barnes. [author points and shouts "hey look, an airship"] ~5,170 words

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Steampunk
Downloads: 74| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 29KB | Posted:

10 PL12 - Danske Macabre

From the Phantom of the Louvre collection
When a Hamlet-loving crime lord visits Copenhagen on business, a trip to Elsinore looks like a sure thing. For Jeptha Walker, it seems outrageous fortune interferes. But then, this is not the 1890's we thought we knew. ~4,850 words.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Steampunk, Crime
Downloads: 94| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 27KB | Posted:
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