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Memories In Winter by Rebecca Birch

Memories In Winter by Rebecca Birch

The steady ticking of the carved wall-clock had always been a part of Mellyn’s world–enough that she hardly noticed it–but now, with the fire’s last light fading toward the long-winter, the implacable rhythm made her heart race. Mellyn glanced its way. Just one last look. In the moment of distraction, her embroidery needle bit intoRead more about Memories In Winter by Rebecca Birch[…]

Stormeye Wormhole by Adam Lee Weatherford

Stormeye Wormhole by Adam Lee Weatherford

In two and half minutes, I’d either become the twelfth certified wormhole pilot or the seventieth-odd loser ripped apart by Jupiter’s storm shear. The decisive moment was speeding up to me. I’d ghost my electricals, coast through the eye of the storm, and slide through the tiny aperture halfway to another world. Even after allRead more about Stormeye Wormhole by Adam Lee Weatherford[…]

The Last Quest of Corbin the Coward by David Hankins

The Last Quest of Corbin the Coward by David Hankins

Corbin collapsed outside the dragon’s lair, acrid smoke wafting from his armor. He was getting too old for this. He’d never asked to be the gods’ favored champion. Sunlit forests spread out below him, a peaceful world unaware and unconcerned that he’d almost been eaten. Twice. Corbin drew a shuddering breath and wrenched a dragonRead more about The Last Quest of Corbin the Coward by David Hankins[…]

The Mission Continues by Brent Baldwin

The Mission Continues by Brent Baldwin

Dozer and Digger eased out from the forest’s shadows, taking care not to damage the new growth. Dozer tilted its solar panels toward the sun. Its programming didn’t allow it to enjoy the afternoon’s warmth, but the increase in available power gave it something akin to satisfaction. Over the centuries, little had changed about theirRead more about The Mission Continues by Brent Baldwin[…]