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1 Hell Hound

'Once a Marine, always a Marine.' was the code he lived by. His dictionary had no definition for 'impossible:' an exceptional man who wouldn't let his superiors stop him from doing what he saw as his duty, even if it's by himself after being retired. The story is told by his niece who's concerned about how the authorities are trying to rewrite his life for their own purposes.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Near Future, Violence, War, Military
Downloads: 891| Votes: 51 | Score: 9.20
Size: 180KB | Posted:

2 S.H.E.I.L.A

A scientist is hunted for what he has created.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Near Future, Robots, Violence, Military, Workplace, Mystery, Assassins, Bounty Hunters
Downloads: 4188| Votes: 88 | Score: 8.89
Size: 332KB | Posted: in progress Updated:

3 Sam

A man is taken then returned. He's not the same or is he? Now with a lot of questions he leaves earth to search for the only other one like himself, so far.

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Aliens, Space, Near Future, Crime, Violence, Science, Super Hero
Downloads: 2443| Votes: 63 | Score: 8.66
Size: 260KB | Posted: in progress Updated:

4 Cat Fight

A Man with a lot of bad luck, suddenly finds he is more than he thought.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Aliens, Space, Near Future, Politics, Violence, Assassins, Spies
Downloads: 5027| Votes: 110 | Score: 8.65
Size: 563KB | Posted: Concluded:

5 New Computer World

Love or hate computers, you'll love this story. This satirical tale of the humiliation of Little Electronic Technologies and the destruction of their computer software monopoly is told from a future viewpoint, as a college assignment. Some determined computer geeks take on the global might of LET, and win! They defeat LET by getting deep inside their own software!

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Near Future, Science, Hackers
Downloads: 507| Votes: 43 | Score: 8.62
Size: 78KB | Posted:

6 A Good Man

A story in the Mage and Magic Universe Universe
His life sucked, everything about it. He had a bitch of a wife, no job, nothing, but all that changed one day, for the better? Who could say? Yet?

Age Rating: Older than 17 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Near Future, Romance, War, Assassins, Monsters, Fantasy, Witchcraft, Dwarves, Furry, Magic, Royalty
Downloads: 1821| Votes: 78 | Score: 8.49
Size: 175KB | Posted: Concluded:

7 Clinging to Hope as the World Falters

A Great Death Story (1)
A man and his daughter encounter a massive meteor shower which disrupts their lives, but it's only the beginning. It's the beginning of the end, or is it? An Apocalyptic tale that focuses on individuals trying to maintain love, hope and family amongst death and dying. This is a pre-Post-Apocalyptic tale, asking what happened to all the people before most PA stories even begin. Previously published as "Love and Family During the Great Death".

Age Rating: Older than 17 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Apocalyptic, Near Future, Pandemic, Romance, Science
Downloads: 2491| Votes: 49 | Score: 8.47
Size: 1233KB | Posted: Concluded:

8 The Seeding Book 1

A simple man trying to eek out a living has an encounter that changes his life forever.

Age Rating: Older than 17 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Aliens, Futuristic, Nanotechnology, Near Future, Violence, Science, War, Assassins
Downloads: 1146| Votes: 71 | Score: 8.38
Size: 70KB | Posted: Concluded:

9 Return to Sanity

by QM

A Darker England Story (2)
A nation almost destroyed by grief, horror and rage. A group of men both feared and hated by those in power. A destiny revealed and a return to civilised values. Sometimes the return from the edge is fraught with danger, yet hope abides.

Age Rating: Older than 13
Tags: Near Future, Romance, Military, Dystopian
Downloads: 299| Votes: 29 | Score: 8.24
Size: 96KB | Posted: Concluded:

10 Jack's Gift

This is the story of one man, chosen to receive the gift of a lifetime from an alien intelligence sent out to find one entity to receive the gift. How will one human handle the gift? What will he do with it? This is also the same story that used to be on StoriesOnline.net under the same title. It is now finished and being posted here.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Aliens, Futuristic, Nanotechnology, Near Future, Science
Downloads: 728| Votes: 29 | Score: 6.95
Size: 4KB | Posted: in progress