Tag Archives: Science Fiction

Sergeant Roarke

The tour guide led the group through the heavy stone walls of the bunker. Children ate ice cream. Parents wore touristy clothing they wouldn’t be caught dead in at home. “Aliens were coming,” said the tour guide. “One after the … Continue reading

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Really Different

Dr. Guzman saw her in obvious distress at the side of the road. He stopped the car and rushed to her aid. “What are you doing here?” he said. “Aliens just landed and all of San Ignacio de Velasco is … Continue reading

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The Disappointing Return

Everyone knows about The Devil’s Triangle, but few heard of The Harrowing Hexagon. Army pilot, Greg Handy, accidentally flew his trainer aircraft into it and entered a strange shimmering cloud in 1941. Transported to an alternate world, he landed on … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day

It should’ve been a fun Mother’s Day at the museum. An ice cream seller offered cones to the young children, and they were delighted. But halfway through the exhibits, the same children squalled in terror and anguish, saying all sorts … Continue reading

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Too Real

On the planet Grossman the scenery was notoriously bland. It was the perfect place for Gregor to demonstrate his holographic technology. He gathered investors and projected a gully scene upon a hill. It depicted winter, then spring, then fall. The … Continue reading

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The Lab

Walking into the Gus Waldorf’s lab was like walking into the future. Sandy Gomez, science reporter at large, gazed around the science lab stunned by all the curious devices. At last, she found something familiar. “That’s a toaster, right?” she … Continue reading

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Trapping The Beast

Several people had disappeared down the escaped Tyrannosaur’s maw during its rampage through the streets. The entire city was in an uproar. Luckily, the police had chased the creature into the closed confines of the Brandt Auditorium. Policemen surrounded the … Continue reading

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