Dystopia stories, books, poems, and more

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Christiana is currently facing an incredibly hard decision, the most agonizing choice of her young life. Because of laws preventing males from receiving any formal education prior to middle school, she has spent her time in primary school with her womb-mate. Now, however, her Mother has entered her into an… Read More
The United States after refusing to take action against climate change has fallen, been divided, and placed under Canadian authority. A warlord has risen from the plains of Illinois wanting to restore America. Between the warlord and the Canadians stands the territory of Hitchcock and an old man from the… Read More

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Caressa Bloom wakes one morning and discovers there is no one in her hometown of Millstone over the age of nineteen. What starts off as a Ferris Buellers day off, soon turns to chaos. Where have all the adults gone and who is the hot, violin playing, hipster named Hamelin,… Read More
Ems, a unique replicant, lives at the End of History. Discovering she may have a connection with a long dead human, Emma; Ems must find out the truth about her and outwit her machine overlord before Emma kills herself again in the past. Read More
A young man's ruminations on his life and society as he tries to escape a brutal near-Future Police State Read More

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“The end of the world has given us a harsh, merciless existence, where nature tries hard to push mankind to the very brink of extinction. Everything is against us, between us... Untold miles of lawless, apocalyptic roads wait for our feet, and the future, cold and dark, offers little comfort.… Read More

Book / Other

December 15, 2021

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My name is Felix. Felix Joseph Aaron Stanley. The year is 3021. It is 03/11/3021. I live in the last city of the world, of the planet Earth. Sphereheaven is the last city, town, population gathering on Earth. We are one million. Of which 55% are miners. "You have to… Read More

Tags: hope, dystopia, futur

trigger warning: mention of suicide Read More
This is an experiment in language, there is no depth only surface descriptions. The action proceeds without encumbering detail and whole aeons pass in one sentence. The protagonist, who is thinking these things, expires and yet persists to the end of the tale. Read More
The famous streets of Las Vegas have gone quiet: the crowds of eager visitors replaced by darkness, silence, and dust. When the Visitors arrived, unheralded and unfamiliar, they met with world leaders and held press conferences: assuring everyone of great things to come. But — for some reason — Noah… Read More
What happens when outright seclusion becomes more captivating than reality? The intention here is to express a perspective not often considered when thinking about restoring normality; that a hermit-like existence may suit some of us just a little too well. In our current world, constrained as much by technology and… Read More
On the faith-obsessed fringes of post-apocalyptic Italy, a slacker priest and a paranoid spy undercover as a nun have their fates intertwined with that of a deluded cutthroat, one who truly believes himself a reincarnation of a saint. Read More
In a near-future where reproduction is regulated by the government a single mother takes desperate measures to get back her “illegal child” who was taken away and adopted by a young couple unable to have children. Read More
After the usual public displays of affection are outlawed, Alexei and Maria are careful to show their love only through the three approved methods. When Alexei tells Maria some exciting news, they forget themselves and hold hands. They're sure the touch will cost them, but the question is how much. Read More
It's right now. Cus I gotcha. ;) Read More
The Final Transmission of Dome #47. Protocol 44: Terminate AI Activity in Dome 47. AI Sustainability Experiment 47: SUCCESS Read More
On a far off colony world things have gone from bad to worse, now the surviving citizens do what they must to survive, and bring those responsible to justice. Read More
A man dealing with his last hours, his future beyond them and worse. Read More
In the country claimed to be a successful utopia, there are two sides of the spectrum when it comes to how the society is viewed. To the man who was handed leadership over the country, it is everything he and his mentor wanted it to be. To the young woman… Read More
Which truth do you want to know? The truth that liberates you. Or the truth that gives you comfort. Choose only one. Read More

Book / Science Fiction

October 26, 2020

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Calgary, Alberta. Winter 2020. The city is taken by surprise by a sudden invasion of enemy forces. At first, it is thought to be that only the city is under attack , but quickly it becomes clear that the opposition is everywhere throughout the rest of the country. A longtime… Read More

Short Story / Other

October 24, 2020

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Alpha Six One is an artificial human created by the government for the past 20 years, in a society where people are told who they are going to be from an early age. Alpha Six One turns to her diary for support and unlocks some mysteries about her past. Read More

Tags: dystopia

Tapper is part of a whole new brave world and it is divided into three parts. I'm publishing one of the parts, which the reader is free to decide whether it is the first, second or third part and the next ones will be published in the next days. Thanks… Read More
Some parts are definitely historically accurate, whilst some are debatable. We cannot know for sure. Read More
If I were to walk off the face of this earth, these are my thoughts and words to the people I love at my funeral. I have been suicidal but have chosen to endure this world a bit longer to see if things will or can change. I doubt it… Read More

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In the aftermath of World War Three, a child spy is sent to research the American Republic's suspicious obsession to gather a commodity they choose not to disclose. Read More
Shard, a world drowned, yet dotted with islands, is set at odds in a war older than memory. One, Lagoon, feels remarkably at peace. With the war far from their shores, they’re free to focus on a greater concern . . . the witch. Imprisoned upon Gabriel’s Tear, a nearby… Read More
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