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  Title Author Description Size Dnlds Votes Score
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Hell Hound
Science Fiction
Ernest Bywater '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.
Tags: Science Fiction, Near Future, Violence, War, Military
Age Rating: Older than 13
Posted:
177 KB 626 40 9.08
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New Computer World
Science Fiction
Ernest Bywater 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!
Tags: Science Fiction, Near Future, Science, Hackers
Age Rating: Older than 13
Posted:
76 KB 349 31 8.46
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S.H.E.I.L.A
Science Fiction
Pars001 A scientist is hunted for what he has created.
Tags: Science Fiction, Near Future, Robots, Violence, Military, Workplace, Mystery, Assassins, Bounty Hunters
Age Rating: Older than 13
Posted: in progress Updated:
91 KB 806 37 8.35
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A Good Man
Science Fiction
Pars001 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?
Tags: Science Fiction, Near Future, Romance, War, Assassins, Monsters, Fantasy, Witchcraft, Dwarves, Furry, Magic, Royalty
Age Rating: Older than 17
Posted: Concluded:
175 KB 1293 59 7.84
5

Clinging to Hope as the World Falters
Science Fiction
Vincent Berg 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".
Tags: Science Fiction, Apocalyptic, Near Future, Pandemic, Romance, Science
Age Rating: Older than 17
Posted: Concluded:
1233 KB 1745 35 7.83
6

Cat Fight
Science Fiction
Pars001 A Man with a lot of bad luck, suddenly finds he is more than he thought.
Tags: Science Fiction, Aliens, Space, Near Future, Politics, Violence, Assassins, Spies
Age Rating: Older than 13
Posted: in progress Updated:
388 KB 2335 63 7.82
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The Seeding Book 1
Science Fiction
Pars001 A simple man trying to eek out a living has an encounter that changes his life forever.
Tags: Science Fiction, Aliens, Futuristic, Nanotechnology, Near Future, Violence, Science, War, Assassins
Age Rating: Older than 17
Posted: Concluded:
70 KB 814 49 7.71
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Return to Sanity 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.
Tags: Near Future, Romance, Military, Dystopian
Age Rating: Older than 13
Posted: Concluded:
96 KB 241 26 7.67
9

England My England
Science Fiction
QM A Darker England Story (1)
Just what would it take to push a tolerant nation over the edge into into a state of intolerance, bigotry and hate. This is my take on what happens when darkness falls.
Tags: Near Future, Politics, Horror, Religion
Age Rating: Anybody
Posted:
15 KB 153 15 5.54
10

Aimless
Science Fiction
JiMC Taking place nearly a century from now, Jess finds out how one of the country's "best working" programs affects her life.
Tags: Science Fiction, Futuristic, Near Future, AI, Politics, Slavery, Travel
Age Rating: Older than 17
Posted: Concluded:
444 KB 621 11 5.00