literature

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

IamZoya 0015 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 Wadsworth5 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 6 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 Taylor6 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 Taylor6 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 Taylor6 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 Taylor6 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 6 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 Rose7 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...
Cassia Grace7 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 Forrest8 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 Cline8 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...
Camille Tarver8 months ago
Silent Night
12 years ago “Mom where you taking me?!” My cries and pleads wasn’t being heard as my feet shuffled against the ground. The iron crib of mom’s hand cutting off circulation of blood in my arm, as we da...
Jonathon Moreno9 months ago
Unreal: Book 1
Chapter 1 By: Jonathon L. Moreno “Roll call,” Bragnin said, “All you earthlings in a line-up formation, NOW!” I only remember pieces of my childhood, and I honestly don’t believe that some of these me...
Made in DNA9 months ago
'Prospective Frenemies'
***Warning: Violence and adult content*** Prospective Frenemies Made in DNA (Amazon link) *** "Hey, Rockhead!" The voice ricocheted like a rifle shot through the twisted labyrinth of mined cavern tunn...
Samantha Pardo10 months ago
Boy on Fire
She sits meditating in center of the garden, hummingbirds flit across the flowers and the warm earthy smell envelopes her. She stands, eyes shut, and pauses, listening closely to the natural surroundi...
Samantha Pardo10 months ago
Boy on Fire (Chapter 3)
Ikarus stands outside her door for what seems like an eternity, he had dreamed of staying with her, holding her close as she slept and only releasing her when she asked. He strides down the hall, his ...
Samantha Pardo10 months ago
Boy on Fire (Chapter 2)
Maia steps into the chambers and tosses her bag to the four-poster bed, the curtains are drawn back and billow ominously in the wind. She slowly walks to the window and looks up at the luminous moon, ...