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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: 386| Votes: 25 | Score: 8.67
Size: 177KB | Posted:

2 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: 438| Votes: 21 | Score: 8.07
Size: 175KB | Posted: Concluded:

3 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: 205| Votes: 24 | Score: 7.86
Size: 76KB | Posted:

4 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: 191| Votes: 22 | Score: 7.44
Size: 96KB | Posted: Concluded:

5 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: 830| Votes: 23 | Score: 7.21
Size: 1233KB | Posted: Concluded:

6 England My England

by 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.

Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Near Future, Politics, Horror, Religion
Downloads: 119| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 15KB | Posted:

7 Aimless

by JiMC

Taking place nearly a century from now, Jess finds out how one of the country's "best working" programs affects her life.

Age Rating: Older than 17 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Futuristic, Near Future, AI, Politics, Slavery, Travel
Downloads: 387| Votes: - | Score: -
Size: 444KB | Posted: Concluded: