Christmas Eve - 2012 The predicted Apocalypse of 12/21/12 never occurred. Those who believed breathed a sigh of relief. While families all over the world gather to celebrate Christmas, a group of misfits gather to ward off the loneliness, and sorrows of wasted lives, in an out of the way diner, in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, and witness the beginning....
What would happen if you crossed Islamafascism, political corruption, an intelligence failure, and bio/chem weapons? My name is Seamus O'Neill and I have the dubious fortune to be able to tell you. My story is one of a survivor of the mutation of Humanity and the collapse of Civilization. I survived The Incident, escaped the savages who took over the cities, and eventually joined those who fled to rebuild the new species Humanity became. And I remember the time after our Future Distorted. Added Chapter 7
All right people, I have finally submitted the next chapter of Future Distorted. Sorry for the very long wait on this story and Anomaly of the Fates but I was stuck for a while on FD and am still a b... more
Jamie was a widower living near Orlando, Florida when circumstances resulted in him being the last man alive. Follow along as he struggles to survive and seeks someone, anyone, anywhere... Added Chapter 33 (final)
I have finally gotten the edited Story back from the editor. It was my fault for the delay. He couldn't put my story together with my name and address. I goofed. I have reposted the edited first c... more
This story is fiction, but not the facts. Information from Sumerian translations are true. Hindu texts of battles in space...true. Einstein's brain autopsy proved that he used more of his brain than other humans. How is that possible? How do men get flashes of genius, and why doesn't everyone function at that level of ability all the time? Why did the Dark Ages happen, and why does mankind seem to be sliding that direction again? This story is fiction, I hope. Added Chapter 18
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Nobody's perfect, but I hope that between my Editor, and myself we catch the majority of the errors, typographical and otherwise that creep in. I must tell you of two massive mistakes. In 'per Ardua A... more
I close my eyes one more time, and I finally give in to exhaustion. As I am drawn further and further into the dark, an indiscernible figure subtly creeps into my mind. At first, the stern eyes that scrutinize me seem to belong to my father. But then, as the number of faces begins to multiply, I realize it's not a dream about my old man. Far from it. All I see is them. The wimps and the minxes. Wimps and minxes everywhere. And in that gruesome dream of mine, I stand amongst them.
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Sometimes being blind and deaf is not an obstacle. Sometimes being blind and deaf is just what you need to lure your enemies in close and lull them into believing that they have the advantage. Added Chapters 4,5
"Never Leave Anyone Behind" is a familiar refrain for Servicemen. A crew is incapacitated in a strange land and a hostile government tries to capture them and steal their resources. What if you're not in the military? Do you put your family's lives at risk, especially if they might not live. Josh Evens discovers a shipwrecked alien and tries to protect it and it's crew from his government. Added Chapters 15,Epilogue (final)
"Stranded" concludes today, and while short, it was an interesting tale.
Despite the interest, there's no plans for a sequel. Mainly because I can't think of any way of continuing it!
Posting it onl... more
The basic rules and background on the operation of the Damsels in Distress Universe. This is posted with the approval of Lazlo, the universe creator, and is intended to help readers and writers to understand the universe better.
With Lazlo's approval I've just lodged a post of the DiD rules for readers and writers, to help them understand the universe better. This is NOT a story. Updated on 13 July to clarify a few points raised in emails.
This is a story that I wrote several years back. I always liked it and was curious if any of the readers felt it deserved to be further developed.
I would like to receive constructive comments, as... more
A sharp-witted reader informed me that I have erred!
As my favorite farm folk fondly pointed out, "We grow too soon old and too late smart." Pennsylvania Dutch homily
Okay, so the moo... more
Sequel to "Masi'shen Stranded" -- Michael Hawthorne and Dee'rah evolve to become ambassadors seeking to link two worlds across the galaxy. Earth recognizes the chance for global peace, but a corrupt American president threatens them all with nuclear nightmare as a ploy to rule the nation. Old enemies become allies, and old alliances fall apart. Will humankind survive to achieve a future in the stars? Added Chapters 36
I've just posted Chapter 16, Ancient History, for the 'Once Upon an Alien' story. This chapter made the prolog redundant. Since I didn't like the prolog to start with, I decided to rewrite it, again, so it flowed better with the story. I hope that everyone enjoys it.
Thanks for reading.
Hear then, the story of the Truthbringer. The story of a fallen man. Change was my wish, hope my life force. And change came, bringing chaos and destruction. Change came, from within me... Some may call me a hero. Some may call me the Truthbringer. I call myself the one who survived. These are my chronicles. Added Chapter 9
Tommy and Whitney decide that remaining cooped up in the house is no way to live. They decide to spend the day with Tommy's friends at the Burnsville Festival. They run into a little trouble with a local gang and Whitney's lack of restraint gets them into trouble right away.
Tommy Leighton has been having nightmares. The reason that they trouble him is because his dreams always come true and lately he's been having terrible dreams of things that happen to his twin sister. The confusing part is that she's not the same as she is in reality. She is blind and deaf, but in his dreams she is a fighting machine that can easily outmatch her foes--except for the one that shoves its tail down her throat and drains her soul. That's the dream that he can't let go.
While delivering the outlaw Captain Edward Powers to the Law at Larned, Kansas, the group of travelers witnesses a hanging that goes horribly wrong. Witnessing the fate of the condemned causes Powers to rethink he is life. He worries that his hanging might similarly be bungled. Meeker assures him that no Hangman could botch two hangings in a row, could he?
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After Michelle Tanner and Nathan Meeker are joined by Buffalo Head they continue their journey to Denver City. Their sojourn is interrupted by a deadly encounter with murderous confederate deserters. A trio of desperate hardened men who are plundering their way across the Kansas plains. Michelle's grit is tested in this hard hitting continuation of the Michelle Tanner stories.
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Sixteen year old Iris McBurney is fleeing in panic from her home. She turns to the only friend she has a Greek shapeshifting God called Arion. A being she wonders is even real. He's an impossibly fast horse and a boy her age. Arion gives her a choice, come to the racing yard he's at in Wales, where he can help her hide from the authorities. Or go it alone and try to avoid capture. Will she go with him? Of course she does, but can she stay hidden from everyone else. Probably not. Added Chapter 15
Von finds himself dropped into a medieval world alone. A head injury steals his memory and the meager supply from an escape pod won't take him far. He must find civilization and survive until rescued. His training has not prepared him for what is coming. Added Chapters 4,5
Sticking its head in the opening, the wolf like creature growled at the boy and his small cargo. Bartholomew picked up another small rock holding it near his right ear. "Go away! You can't have her!" Bartholomew yelled out at the animal. He let the rock in his right hand fly again hitting the head of the beast. It shook its head growing angrier. A shot rang out and the beast pulled back. Then there another shot and another gunshot barked out again then there was silence. Added Chapters 5,6
David Innes, a mining heir, finances the experimental "iron mole", an excavating vehicle designed by his elderly inventor friend Abner Perry. In a test run, they discover the vehicle cannot be turned, and it burrows 500 miles into the Earth's crust, emerging into the unknown interior world of Pellucidar Added Chapters 11-15 (final)
Allen Cade followed his faith, and tried to save his marriage, but his wife had other ideas, and wanted out. If he wanted a till death we do part marriage, she would give it to him. When her attempt on his life failed, his daughter testified that it was an accident, but urged her dad to give up trying to reconcile, and go somewhere else to start over. This is the story of a new start. Added Chapter 18 (final)
No: 01 - PLEASE READ THIS FIRST. Background information that helps you appreciate the Clan Amir Stories. Not a story as such. This has a list of all the stories in chronological order, the order they should be read in. Reposted Story
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Scott MacIntyre, the unusual foster kid raised on a boys ranch in West Texas, joined the Marines at the end of Human Phoenix. In the sequel, Human Man, he's all grown up and ready to make a life for himself. Added Chapters 33-43 (final)
Con is back in Iraq and Shameera is being posted to the Pentagon to keep her out of harm's way. On her way to DC, Shameera decides to stop by her soon-to-be in-law's for a long talk with her love's sister about a cryptic comment Con made about why he ran so hard from her. What happened in Con's past that true love spooked him so? Is it something that will threaten his hastily bonded relationship with Shameera? She has decided she has to know the secret and only Maeve can enlighten her. Added Chapters 3,4 (final)