Scriptorius: Stories

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1 Dweedles to Mission Control

An eleven-part story relating an exchange of messages between a disaffected galactic explorer and an increasingly exasperated staff at home-planet mission control.

Age Rating: Anybody
Tags: Humor, Science Fiction
Downloads: 1396| Votes: 24 | Score: 6.47
Size: 25KB | Posted: in progress Updated:

2 The Node Bulletins

The Node Bulletins comprise nine reports by the harassed leader of a very unusual mountaineering expedition.

Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: Comedy
Tags: Humor
Downloads: 1036| Votes: 22 | Score: 5.38
Size: 9KB | Posted: Concluded:

3 On Approval

A private detective agrees to help an old friend who is in trouble. Complications ensue.

Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: Thriller
Tags: Crime
Downloads: 416| Votes: 35 | Score: 6.01
Size: 34KB | Posted:

4 Out West

This is a collection of twenty stories, some serious, some light-hearted, set in the Wild West. They are much shorter than my 'Sunset Stories', already posted and are stand-alone items.

Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: Western
Tags: Western
Downloads: 6162| Votes: 91 | Score: 6.63
Size: 188KB | Posted: Concluded:

5 Pondhopper

Meet Cyril Potts, a Briton working as a private eye in the USA. He gets some strange clients, which is all right because he is a strange investigator. We first encounter Cyril during one of his reveries, but he soon shows that when the need arises, he can lurch into action - in a way.

Age Rating: Anybody
Tags: Crime, Humor, Detective
Downloads: 3072| Votes: 44 | Score: 6.22
Size: 380KB | Posted: Concluded:

6 Professor Jopp's Remarkable Feats

A series of astounding experiments carried out by the redoubtable 'Sage of Trondheim', with caustic observations from his chief rival, the 'Swedish Savant'.

Age Rating: Anybody
Tags: Humor, Science
Downloads: 725| Votes: 10 | Score: 5.97
Size: 38KB | Posted: in progress Updated:

7 Solomon Had It Easier

The first one of a collection of short stories about an eccentric octogenarian judge and some of the cases he dealt with.

Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: Comedy
Tags: Humor
Downloads: 4771| Votes: 39 | Score: 6.16
Size: 410KB | Posted: in progress Updated:

8 Sunset Stories

Sunset Stories is a collection of thirty-six tales. They have no chronology or other connecting thread, so once posted they can be read in any order.

Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: Western
Tags: Western
Downloads: 9619| Votes: 88 | Score: 6.46
Size: 1014KB | Posted: Concluded: