Dystopian stories, books, poems, and more

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In the far future, a small Martian family live happily in the solar systems biggest city as a dictator rises to power, and one of his regime's secret projects has them in its sights. Read More
Sci-fi ~ Mystery ~ Action ~ Romance. The year is 2083. Irma Zimmermann, young daughter to a wealthy businessman, is sent on a collective business trip to the famous island of Delta Metropolis, the capital of the modern world. Consisting of a massive interconnected network of glass-built malls known as… Read More

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Most of America has devolved in a constant struggle to survive after the War of the Neighbors. A vast majority of the remaining populace must fight every day to make it in the slums, hoping someday to make it to a Sanctuary City where only those deemed worthy are allowed… Read More

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once a world of peace and harmony, clarity would be seen throughout everywhere, that was until he got elected... Read More
'The Revolution Series' tells the story of Exeus Wildfred, a Windlander black sting who fights for Lord Ben Centric’s ludclub in Mentrish. Exeus becomes the national champion in the 2666 season after defeating the champion of Lord John Lawyer’s ludclub—the other ludclub in the capital of Sapagna—and meets Leader Christopher… Read More

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It takes team work to flush out prey, in this science fiction detective short story. Read More
The first anthology of grimdark short stories from Schizoid Nightmares. This is a work of fiction. Cover art by Vlad Momot. Some rights reserved under CC BY 4.0. Read More
opening of the ya dystopian thing i dreamt.. Read More
Jamie Corson was an unlikely candidate to become the leader of the New World. But, having defeated Creighton Ashwill, she finds herself on the throne as Queen Raisa. Now, with the fate of ten thousand immortals in her hands, she must face a new enemy, one who possesses power she… Read More

Book / Romance

April 07, 2020

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For twenty years, the world has undergone changes that have made it where people are no longer safe to wander outside. Jordan, being in a coma for ten years, wakes up with no memories except of that night and has to find her brother, if he is still alive. Read More
Jamie watched in stunned disbelief as the United States Senate abolished the federal government with a single vote. As the seventeen-year-old daughter of a U.S. Senator, Jamie was sure that would be the most shocking news of the day. And it was…until she was chosen to be the first queen… Read More

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"This is a great read! I love the speculative nature of the piece, and the characters all seem very intriguing. So far a great set-up and I look ..." Read More

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Jeremiah Armstrong is a 16-year old male who is put into stasis five years before an alien empire takes over Earth. Sixteen years INTO the Empire's residence of Earth, Jeremiah is awakened, and forced to figure out why and how he got there- and who decided that he should be… Read More

Tags: sci-fi, dystopian

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Sam finds himself sitting on a gravestone with no memory of his past. He is drawn into a world that he doesn't understand and, with others, must fight for his survival. This book is available on Amazon in both Kindle and paperback. The novel is available on Amazon in both… Read More
This book was written by an 8th Grader and takes place in a middle school. It is about An 8th Grader’s dream of becoming a dictator, his short lived success, and his subsequent fall from grace. This book reminds us all, of the dangers of personality cults. It is also… Read More

Book / Science Fiction

March 05, 2020

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The Science Fiction House

It started as a normal day. It ended with the end of the world as we knew it. The bombs fell, the world grew silent. We survived...but for what? Read More

Book / Non-Fiction

February 17, 2020

Tormented by her past, Cassie begins to unravel exposing the secrets kept “how will she survive, with a shadow over her life, “will she find freedom or regret?" All Rights Reserved (c)lunalove 2019 Read More
Not all bandits are alike. The Scarlet Demons are feared in the wasteland for their savage upbringing. However, not all bandits have the same desires. A bandit boy, a fairy tale, and deep primal darkness to do what is right may bring new light to the world or throw it… Read More
Alex has lost his home twice. With nowhere to go, he vows to travel north to the Resistance and get revenge. His friends, however, have a different idea. Mutated animals, bandit clans, and the wasteland itself is no place for the weak, and the game of survival or death looms… Read More
Caught up in a life of crime and gang violence, gang leader Krowe must lead his gang to the top of Venus' underworld whilst avoiding the law and a trouble that was searching for him. Read More
Apart to play takes place in a dystopian world that crudely resembles our own. in this piece of social commentary you'll really see how life isn't at all what it looks like. Read More
Years ago, after the historic 9-11 tragedy occurred, terrorism grew to an all-time level of horror in our country. This left us vulnerable to further plots and waves of crime and destruction. Like cancer cells, these terror groups wormed their way into our society. Nothing was sacred any longer, nothing… Read More

Book / Young Adult

December 23, 2019

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Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

In a future city left poverty-stricken and crumbling after the ravages of climate change and economic destruction, two teenage boys discover something they've never seen before that sends them on life-altering journeys, dodging an ever-growing youth militia looking to bring the city, trapped underneath a once-breathtaking artificial sky, to its… Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 01, 2019

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Book / Young Adult

November 26, 2019

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Comments: 45

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The Booksie Classic House

Ten biologically engineered siblings are left to survive in a military compound in a futuristic world, along with 30 'normal' kids. Caidey and her diverse siblings must find a way to learn about their DNA makeup when they begin developing super human abilities that are potentially deadly while also finding… Read More
Story about the human condition at a time where the end is near with no hope in sight. Story inspired by Hullabaloo22--https://www.booksie.com/588461-five-years, which I contributed the character of Timm Mayrose too. Here I seek to tell a fuller story of his community. Cover Image by Fabien Huck from Pixabay Read More

Book / Fantasy

November 02, 2019

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a young Rosalind Claeg lives within the compound. A small community meant to keep the evils of the fallen world out. Her life is falling apart. She has to steal to keep her family feed throughout the winter and evils keep breaking in. One day a mysterious boy finds himself… Read More
“I don’t see why he would want me, I’m very annoying— I never listen,” I protested truthfully. The boy in front of me smirked. “That’s why he wants you. He’s trying to erase all the glitches in the system,” ••• In a world controlled by a ‘Head of Humanity’ and… Read More
A life sentence in an alternating hellish prison brings him ever closer to death Read More
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