Space Jail – short story

“I can’t believe I’m sitting in space jail with you of all people.” Ceres dropped her head into her hands. “You knew it was a risk when you settled on Earth.” “What are you talking about?” “Earth is a Class 5 planet.” “A Class 5?” “Yeah. Capable of sentience, potentially able to reach the stars … Continue reading Space Jail – short story

Advertisements

Six Of One – Short Story

“In my culture we generally just have the one wife.” “Are you particularly attached to that practice?” the green armed alien asked “Well…” “Because if you are, you probably shouldn’t have left.” Parr stared after Green Arms as she spun on her heel and stalked off. That was not the introduction she was expecting. “Don’t … Continue reading Six Of One – Short Story

Welcome To Crisis – Short Story – “Welcome” Series Part 4

“So how did you join the Resistance?” Ravi asked Petite. The strain evident on his face as he navigated out of H for H space belied the casual tone of his voice but he’d noticed Petite’s leg bouncing, the stress emanating from her. Blue might be dying, the Resistance weren’t sure if they would help, whether the value of Petite’s engineering experience and the information they had been sent out to gather were worth the risk of helping.

Welcome To Reset – Short Story – “Welcome” Series Part 3

The voice faded in and out of comprehension for a moment as Blue adjusted to the latest reboot. Blue had always been slow after a restart, something about being Gen Alpha-3 and being a non-typical service-bot. It was always worse after allowing their power cells to drain too far. “Petite?” Blue managed to ask around lips they couldn’t quite feel. A long moment of silence followed the question. Blue’s memory started to kick in. No, Petite wouldn’t be here. Blue had sent her away to be safe. Back to the ‘ship, back to Ravi. Blue hoped that Ravi and Petite had managed to get away.