Dystopian stories, books, poems, and more

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Prison literature has existed for as long as writing has. Something about the old saying that the pen is mightier than the sword rings very true. Book burning, suppressing writers and journalists, incarceration of creativity and the death of creators litters human history. But they are the ones who are… Read More
The year is 2028 it's been 9 years since the Great War that saw most of the world nuked. A world government has now been set up to prevent anymore wars. After a tragic event Stan is seeking revenge, but against who? Find out more about this crazy world with… Read More
A short story I entered into the Hive Young Writers competition in 2018 which was shortlisted; The architect created the city, the architect thinks they own the city, but what if someone gained access to their wrong doings and aired it to the people of 'the architect's city'... 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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Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More
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

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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

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

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

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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
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
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

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
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

Poem / Poetry

December 01, 2019

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Book / Young Adult

November 26, 2019

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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
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

Tags: dystopian

“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

Book / Fantasy

November 02, 2019

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The Booksie Classic House

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
A life sentence in an alternating hellish prison brings him ever closer to death Read More
-Tara's just trying to survive another day and not be chosen for a match -Sparrow's trying not remember how many they have killed -Indigo's taking it day by day -Ash is trying to be happy -Alex is living with pain of erasing her girlfriend's memory When these 5 character's unwilling… Read More

Short Story / Other

August 05, 2019

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A short story of about 2000 words. Cover image: pixabay.com Read More
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