Everyone has their breaking point and Alfonso just found his...
A series of layoffs forces starship pilot Alfonso Wickham to make a shuttle deliver with no help other than the accompanying 'efficiency expert' who is watching his every move. He can't do anything right, and the delivery quickly goes from bad to worse when local salvagers view his cargo as a quick easy score.... [click here for more]
Life is a string of wishes hanging in the window…
Opal's parents latest obsession in frontier-world mining ends in tragedy. Even as the grief descends, the questions consume her: What does she do now? Does she stay or leave, and how can she pay for either?
Alone on a harsh frontier world, can she dare trust anyone?
A 7500 word science fiction short story. This edition... [click here for more]
Death lurks in the storm of a lifetime.
Gardens are few on a floating city. When a new family arrives in her apartment high-rise, Hikari Lark introduces them to their large outdoor balcony garden. As Abashiri Sky City shuts down for the storm of the decade, darker shadows lurk in her beautiful corner of existence.
Threatening everything she holds dear, including life... [click here for more]
On a run for her very life…
For Mira Escala, a new job overseeing docks at Abashiri Sky City represents a new start. Until she winds up in the wrong place at the wrong time, witnessing the wrong event. Accused, her life on the line, and with no one to trust, Mira runs.
Before someone sends her on a long fall through the clouds below.
A 9600 word... [click here for more]