Action 40


Sci-Fi Shorts

anic rising like a silent tide, from the nausea in her stomach through her ribcage, permeating her diaphragm, her ribs, her lungs, her oesophagus, her jaw: it came. Trapped. Trying to escape a group of space soldiers sent to this station to terminate her crew. Now, stuck in a metal coffin. Trapped. Her thoughts seemed […]

26 July, 2015

Late


Sci-Fi Shorts

The rain that evening formed a translucent blur as it slid in sheets down the domed glass roof over the main street. The sky was hidden behind it somewhere, but it just looked like one ominous colour from where I was standing. Droves of people swirled around me. When I was young, the streets hadn’t […]

1 March, 2015

End of the Road


Sci-Fi Shorts

Hey, how are you doing today?” When I said it, she didn’t even look up. I could see how this was going and I loved it, it cheered me right up. In anticipation of my coming performance, I reached down, picked up a glass and started slowly but deliberately, to polish it. “What’s the access […]

1 February, 2015