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1

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 659 43 9.00
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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:
78 KB 369 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:
145 KB 1325 50 8.44
4

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:
464 KB 2828 71 7.93
5

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 850 53 7.86
6

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 1342 60 7.83
7

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 1843 39 7.82
8

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 251 26 7.67
9

Sam
Science Fiction
Pars001 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.
Tags: Science Fiction, Aliens, Space, Near Future, Crime, Violence, Science, Super Hero
Age Rating: Older than 7
Posted: in progress Updated:
76 KB 248 18 7.38
10

Jack's Gift
Science Fiction
Kynlas_DK 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.
Tags: Science Fiction, Aliens, Futuristic, Nanotechnology, Near Future, Science
Age Rating: Older than 13
Posted: in progress
4 KB 222 13 6.08