literature

Science fiction's most popular literary writers from Isaac Asimov to Stephen King and Frank Herbert, and the rising stars of today.

Gary Reddin6 months ago
Neoidealism
We need a new literary movement. One with ambition, passion, and room for everyone that wants in. We need an inclusive, intersectional all-encompassing movement. A movement that inspires hope, fights ...
An Earthquake of Crows—Chapter One
The sky was on fire. A child-like cocktail of pink and orange stretched out like a big blanket, occupying every inch of the once blue sky. Tara Callaghan watched from her bedroom window as this was un...
Nita Hargrove7 months ago
The Distant Queen (Pt. 1)
After a long 12 hour shift day at the hospital, Rebecca returned home to an empty apartment. Lights were off due to the hurricane alert that has been over the city of Cleveland for three days. For thr...
Amanda Rose7 months ago
The Sci-Fi 2019 Book Launch Party You Do Not Want to Miss!
°•▪ Fire Fury Frontier ▪•° °•¤ Online Launch Party ¤•° Featuring giveaways, guest authors, and a book launch. Shut. The. Front. DOOR! This is going to be an out-of-this-world kind of EPIC!!!!!! Next T...
Dan Swindlehurst7 months ago
Best Hard Sci-Fi Books Focused on Biology
Science fiction comes in a number of flavours: Space opera, cyberpunk, post-apocalyptic, afrofuturism, etc. My favourite of these though is hard science fiction, stories in which the science parts are...
Johann Weidemann7 months ago
Virtual Express
Characters: Phobia Dinky Cave Oracle ACT ONE Scene 1 The stage curtain is drawn. The house lights dim and a thick, palpable darkness creeps over and through the whispering anticipation of the audience...
IamZoya 0017 months ago
Writing Prompt #1
(Note: Writing prompt is taken from Publishing School) Mom has always been proud of her garden, an array of full blooming flowers and perfectly trimmed bushes giving a pleasant welcome to the front do...
Abigail Wadsworth7 months ago
Library of Souls
I had just finished reading yet another book. As I closed it, the pages now witness to all the emotions I had felt while reading, I looked up. Staring at the wall trying to wrap my head around the rea...
SKYLERIZED 8 months ago
Full Bird
Retired Marine Colonel Sebastian “Bastion” Hills stood on the tarmac in Dover Air Force Base in Dover, Delaware. The gleaming aircraft possessed wings that jutted out like fingers. The fuselage was an...
Elijah Taylor8 months ago
Leviathan (Pt. 4—Ending)
CHAPTER 6: THE ECLIPSE Upon arrival, The Eclipse doesn’t scan the second escape pod doubling up. HANGER-BAY SEVEN CLAYTON “Welcome back home, brother.” ALEX “You have no right to call me that.” Alex c...
Elijah Taylor8 months ago
Leviathan (Pt. 3)
CHAPTER 4: TULIV LEVIATHAN COCKPIT The crew are waiting for them to arrive on Tuliv SIMON “How are you feeling?” ALEX “What do you mean?” SIMON “Seeing Kiara. I saw you get angry.” ALEX “I really don’...
Elijah Taylor8 months ago
Leviathan (Pt. 2)
CHAPTER 3: NEW ADDITIONS THE LEVIATHAN The Leviathan enters Daunus orbit ALEX “Alright let’s land.” Alex and Simon take The Leviathan down and land at the nearby academy ALEX (CON’D) “Before we head o...
Elijah Taylor8 months ago
Leviathan
CHAPTER 1: PROLOGUE THE ECLIPSE The Leviathan has been boarded by The Eclipse and the crew is being transferred to the brig of The Eclipse. Alexander Holloway (Leviathan captain) and his second in com...
SKYLERIZED 8 months ago
Entry Devices
The surface seemed like talcum powder. Soft and giving yet somehow a bit firm. Two women prepared to walk out from the Martian module and experience the landscape firsthand. One woman, Commander Wanda...
Amanda Rose9 months ago
Folk Tales Podcast Interviews Science Fiction Author Amanda Rose About Upcoming Series
If there's one thing we science fiction junkies can't get enough of, it's good content. There never seems to be enough new gripping science fiction movies, TV shows, or books. We. Devour. Them. Partic...
Kai Grace9 months ago
7 Seconds
Either it was funny to view life through the tiny lenses of their devices, or they knew something I didn't know as I entered through the train doors. I plop into the nearest seat. "This train is heade...
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Tom Forrest10 months ago
Carriage Politics
The train creaked as it wound its way along the fresh tracks to Austin, Texas. Belching smoke from a metal chimney that burned to the touch, it had left Santa Fe this morning, under the haze of an exc...
Aaron Cline10 months ago
Demons Run
I ran to the right, but still they were right behind me. It seemed that no matter how fast I ran I could not escape the dark forces that were chasing me. I decided it was time to face them since there...