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The Colony

By Edric  (booksie.com)

40,000 individuals set sail to a foreign star system to settle humanity's first Interstellar colony. Efforts are initially successful, however, the colonists soon face grim realities.

Short Story | Updated Mar 28, 2015 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 2
Tags: Science,Fiction,Space,Galaxy,Interstellar,Ftl,Star,Sun,Earth,Colony

mschamp

The Earth

By Mschamp  (booksie.com)

The world has just ended. As her and her granddaughter fly away from it safely in a spaceship, an elderly woman contemplates the life she had spent on Earth, and considers what to do with the new one she has been granted.

Short Story | Updated Mar 27, 2015 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Science,Fiction,Metaphor,Space,Love,Sad,Old,Woman,Life,Earth,Sun,New,Beginnings,Family,Universe,Meaning,Second,Chances,Mother,Baby

cory_scott

Universal Amenity

By Cory Scott  (booksie.com)

A journey through life.

Poetry | Updated Mar 23, 2015 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Poetry,Life,Space,Journey,Dreams

robert_kasch

When I First Set Foot On Mars

By Robert Kasch  (booksie.com)

Turn right at the moon...

Short Story | Updated Mar 23, 2015 | Reads: 19 | Comments: 4 | Likes: 6
Tags: Space,Horror,Flash,Mars,Science,Fiction

ted_gerard

Origin

By Ted Gerard  (booksie.com)

I wrote this when I was 10 years old. Now all these years later I understand what it means... Chronos is coming

Poetry | Updated Mar 20, 2015 | Reads: 43 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Love,Romance,Death,Life,Pain,Fantasy,Sad,Hate,Hurt,Fiction,Horror,Hope,Family,Friendship,Friends,Dark,Depression,Heart,War

willisr7753

Emerald's Diary

By Willisr7753  (booksie.com)

"Emerald just Emerald" I told the human teacher. she looked at me funny then put my name on the attendance sheet. It was hard enough being a Reme without the teachers grilling me on who I was. I thought about what had happened today as I walked back to the shelter were all of the others Reme's...

Novel | Updated Mar 17, 2015 | Reads: 17 | Comments: 5 | Likes: 4
Tags: Space,Fantasy,Fairies,Goblins,Diary,Emerald,Human,Confused,Adventure,Action,Shuttle,Land,Earth

Thoughts Of A Madman

By Ted Gerard  (booksie.com)

Just a passing thought...

Poetry | Updated Mar 15, 2015 | Reads: 78 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Love,Romance,Death,Life,Pain,Fantasy,Sad,Hate,Hurt,Fiction,Horror,Hope,Family,Friendship,Friends,Dark,Depression,Heart,War

derek_patterson

"STAR"

By Derek Patterson  (booksie.com)

Thomas Doyle ponders the ideas of Life and Death, Heaven and Hell once he almost dies in the vacuum of space. Stars are how he relates to others, and his representation of the Heavens. . .

Short Story | Updated Mar 14, 2015 | Reads: 16 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: Sc-fi,Space,Tether,Panel,Repair,Star,Spacecraft,Astronaut,Heaven,Hell,Darkness,Light,Earth,Death,God

Broken Shadows

By Midnight Shadow  (booksie.com)

(This is still a work in progress - the story is not set in stone and hasn't been fully edited) Devyn Marx, a Confederation Commander, is captured by The Rebellion. Bound, beaten, and betrayed, Devyn is ready to surrender to the darkness he was born into. However, he may just be the key to stop...

Novel | Updated Mar 11, 2015 | Reads: 14 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Science-fiction,Romance,Adventure,Fiction,Fantasy,Space,Future,Love,Betrayal,Passion,Action

GALAXY AT WAR - Book 1 - The Tranchillion Encounter

By S P Lakin  (booksie.com)

During Humanities first manned flight to newly discovered Anthera (A planet on the edge of our solar system) the Astronauts are attacked by an unknown alien race and forced to flee. As a result, war breaks out between the humans and the aliens. Another race from the same part of the galaxy as...

Novel | Updated Mar 8, 2015 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Science-fiction,Galaxy,War,Simon,Lakin,Splakin,Sci-fi,Space-opera,Space

clarkgudas

The Final Chapter Of Humanity

By Clarkgudas  (booksie.com)

Adam Connoway and Jason Halfex, two miners digging on the surface of the moon, struggle to realize their impending doom after a nuclear war ravishes the earth, leaving them stranded. I wrote this a year ago for the Midwest Writing Conference and earned 3rd place for it.

Short Story | Updated Mar 4, 2015 | Reads: 16 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 4
Tags: Science,Fiction,Alone,Death,Space,Insanity,Apocalypse

The Dark Outlaws

By Ted Gerard  (booksie.com)

Vampires, Werewolves, Zombies and Fairies...Oh My.

Script | Updated Feb 27, 2015 | Reads: 112 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Love,Romance,Death,Life,Pain,Fantasy,Sad,Hate,Hurt,Fiction,Horror,Hope,Family,Friendship,Friends,Dark,Depression,Heart,War

The Wanderings Of A Lonely Space Explorer

By Endlessfinsih  (booksie.com)

More of snippet than a short story really but this was the category it seemed to fit best in. If you'v read this far you might as well read the story since its about as long.

Short Story | Updated Feb 24, 2015 | Reads: 20 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Space,Musings,Science,Fiction,Short

eileen_mcbriar

Spirits Of The Lost World

By Eileen Mcbriar  (booksie.com)

if ever you have wondered what happens to us when we due this short story will enlighten and open up the possibilities of life beyond death. The story begins with the day that the subject passes away and finds himself locked inbetween two worlds,a sort of limbo.He is guided by a man who...

Novel | Updated Feb 19, 2015 | Reads: 29 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 2
Tags: Faith,Death,Pastlife,Regression,Spirituality,Fantasy,Dreams,Escapism.surrealism,Metaphysical,Perspective,Time,Experience,Quantum,Physics,Space,Love,Sadness,Melancholic,Lament,Alien

andrea_perno

The Last Drop

By Andrea Perno  (booksie.com)

Jeremy always said Space Academy was Earth’s last hope. People only dream of leaving a dying planet in search of better lives. Avery never expected he would be forced to do just that. On the heels of his brother's murder, his father's disappearance and Earth's dwindling water supply now...

Book | Updated Feb 17, 2015 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Science,Fiction,Space,Earth,War,Water,Drought,Military,Army,Young,Adult,Dystopian

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