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Decades ago a rogue AI chased humanity underground. Now a team has returned to the surface to take their planet back. Read More

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A troubled sleeper's dreams become all too real as she loses the ability to tell fact from fiction. Read More

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A would-be robber gets more than she bargained for when she visits a strange house outside of town that's supposedly filled with riches. Read More

Short Story / Horror

January 18, 2019

Reads: 295

Comments: 6

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Glen is a 3D artist for a company that manufactures playground equipment. Although he isn't thrilled with his career, he would soon find his haunting muse. Read More

Featured Review by Markie Bee

"Wow, what a story! You certainly had me gripped with that one! " Read More

Reads: 143

Comments: 5

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James is afraid of the dark. However, on the night of his 18th birthday, he makes contact with it. Read More

Featured Review by Ethan Crandall

"This is fantastic! I love it so much! Thanks for taking the time to read my story. You've got a new fan!" Read More

Reads: 164

Comments: 7

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Not so long ago, it was becoming recognised that at 3:13 a.m. each morning, everyone heard something disturbing that gave them a jolt and caused the heart to skip a beat. The rogue sound was not the same for everyone. For some, it was the tolling of a distant bell,… Read More

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Comments: 8

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Great to see 'Beyond Falcon's Reach' featured in The Scotsman and other UK news titles: https://www.scotsman.com/must-read/this-weeks-must-read-beyond-falcons-reach-by-jay-northearn/ Latest promo for 'Beyond Falcon's Reach: https://youtu.be/yK5nDhhV0G8 Beyond Falcon's Reach is set for August 2018 by speculative fiction publishers: Nuff Said. Check out author's AUDIO NARRATION of Prologue on Soundcloud: https://soundcloud.com/user-431936225/beyond-falcons-reach-prologue-audio With the ancient… Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

January 30, 2018

Reads: 279

Comments: 1

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In college, one of our assignments was to write a short story using the genre Speculative Fiction, a kind of Science Fiction. I revisited and made a few adjustments. It is a short story and a work in progress. Read More

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Comments: 2

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In the future, will we go back to where we came from? Read More
You don’t hear Mozart a lot on the radio these days. While his music isn’t officially banned like that of Beethoven and Bach, playing it is strongly discouraged. You can no longer buy decadent European music in the shops. No Fauré, No Debussy, no Chopin and certainly no Sebelius. Jingoism… Read More
War Will Come is a novel focused on a 20 year-old girl named Serenity Carmichael. She and her family, along with two other families that are grouped with them, are trying to survive throughout a revolution taking place in America, keeping away from patrols and living off the land. The… Read More
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