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Out in the Clouds by Ryan Funk Completed
A passenger aboard an airplane experiences a vivid nightmare where he is the only one aboard a plane that is doomed to crash. Upon waking up he is relieved to learn that the plane has landed safely, although his short-term memory has been lost, rendering him a victim of flight amnesia with no recollection of where he is to go or what he is to do. His memory eventually does return, triggering a chain reaction of horrific events as he journeys in a race against time to meet his destiny, a destiny quite literally including the fate of the world.

Updated: May 10, 2015 | Published: April 23, 2015 | Reviews: 0

Cianoman by Miguel Ángel Rodríguez In Progress
Claudio Ignacio Augusto Nicolás Ovidio Mariano Abel Noriega era un químico que investigaba en un laboratorio casero, sucio y zarrapastroso con una especie nueva de cianobacterias que él mismo había descubierto y que eran capaces de producir ozono. Por un descuido con permanganato, las cianobacterias inundaron su torrente sanguíneo, oxidando el ADN de todas sus células. Cuando creía que iba a morir, el ADN de las cianobacterias se fusionó con el suyo, confiriéndole la habilidad de formar la portentosa molécula de O4. Así, y aprovechando las siglas de su nombre, nació Cianoman: cientifico de día, superheroe de noche. Usando sus poderes químicos, defenderá la justicia y la paz. Pero una nueva amenaza se acerca. En un laboratorio alternativo, un científico malvado se convirtió en el diabólico Reducto, la némesis de cianoman. ¿Quien ganara?

Updated: May 8, 2015 | Published: May 8, 2015 | Reviews: 0

The Sorrows of Onyx by Jake Chaplin In Progress
When a mole is detected within the system, Joshua Vael and Elijah Green are set on the case. However, this action leads to a downward spiral of events that means the border world of Onyx will face an unimaginable war that will affect the stability of galactic peace forever. Can Joshua and Elijah find out who the mole is, stop a war, and prevent whatever BLACKSTAR is?

Updated: April 17, 2015 | Published: April 17, 2015 | Reviews: 0

Convulsion by Shamari Jefferson In Progress
Sandra has never been an ordinary person not even among the other merger trainees. Unlike them, not only can she merge metal but she also has the ability to perceive her worse enemy-mongrels. These beings mutate into both humans and demons. They have murdered her parents and threatens her adopted family. Circumstances begin to go haywire once the mongrels attack the Coalition institute and her and the other merger trainees are force to leave their home.

Updated: April 16, 2015 | Published: April 14, 2015 | Reviews: 0

Over The Frozen Hills by Corin Waide In Progress
I shiver, and hug my arms to myself, tears running down my face. But to my horror, some of the tears are not water. They are blood. And what is worse - The blood is not my own.

Updated: April 15, 2015 | Published: February 4, 2015 | Reviews: 0

Fate of Evolution by Will Douglas In Progress
The Year 2033, as mankind advance into the age of nanotechnology and machines. Will a 16 year old boy, is targeted for assassination by an unknown organization. The only thing keeping him alive is his beautiful but deadly cyborg protector, Cayden. He eventually comes to terms with his destiny.

Updated: April 14, 2015 | Published: April 14, 2015 | Reviews: 0

The Akura by Reader Umbreon In Progress
Sarah Westburn was normal. Well, as normal as you can get in a society where humans mingle with another species on a daily basis. The Akura appeared long before anybody remembered, and after a long conflict of politics were welcomed with mostly open arms. lucky or unlucky for her, her permanent roommate is one of these. He seems like every other Akura: Enhanced senses, slitted pupils and unusual quirks. She learns quickly, however, that not all is as it seems. As she gets caught up in the controversial politics and plots of the Akura government, Sarah discovers things about the Akura that even they didn't know. Elye Byland was also normal. At least, that’s what everyone wanted him to think. He has secrets in his past that even he didn’t know about, things the Akura government didn’t want him to remember. Elye shares a distrust with his fellow Akura of the humans, but his entire life and point of view is challenged as the Akura begin to make their move. Can he bring himself to accept feelings that he has never before felt around humans-Trust? Together, Elye and Sarah must work to change what both species has done wrong as they work to understand each other. Can two very different species be united by a shaky trust, or will they clash and shatter the world around them?

Updated: April 11, 2015 | Published: March 5, 2015 | Reviews: 0

Ops 9 - Inersia by Kai Ho Completed

An operative serves the government, asking no questions and following orders to the letter. They carry no emotion, they do not flinch or hesitate, and they do not disobey. Ops 9 follows these rules without deviation in the rainy city of Inersia, but one operative begins to realize how it feels to be truly human once more in a story of cold rain and bitter reminiscence.

Updated: April 10, 2015 | Published: August 23, 2013 | Reviews: 0

Endless Wonder by Serina Harcourt In Progress
*On Indefinite Hiatus* 'What would you do if you had the power to open doors to brand new worlds? If you could reveal the gateways to mysterious places; some wondrous and strange and others oddly familiar, what would you do? Would you pass through the doors and explore the amazing worlds beyond, or would you seal the gateways in fear of what you could find and never open them again? I know what I would do. I know because I can open those doors. I can see the tears in the fabric of space and time. I can force myself through them and into spaces you can't even imagine... but I'm not the only one. There are others... others who would use those who share this power to create unimaginable evil. I won't be used. I asked you what you would do if you had this power. I told you that I knew what I would do. I'm going to do the only thing I can do. I'm going to save us all.

Updated: April 8, 2015 | Published: April 3, 2014 | Reviews: 0

In Every Eden (The Heroes We Can Afford) by Jesse Toldness Completed
Humanity has spread itself to the stars, colonizing habitable worlds and terraforming less hospitable ones. But although humans can change entire worlds, they cannot change themselves. Humanity remains the same, as flawed and desperate as they've always been. Morgan Gannis knows this all too well, he's been a terraformer, a convict, a spacer and more and he's seen his own species on a dozen worlds. He knows what they're like. He's a simple guy, a space bum, a brawler and a working man. Not the first guy you'd chose to solve a mystery. But when the crew of the ship he serves on is fingered for a crime that could ground them for good, it's down to him to deal with it. Maybe he's not the best man for the job, but he's one of the Heroes We Can Afford.

Updated: April 3, 2015 | Published: January 20, 2015 | Reviews: 0

Fear by Megan Buchanan In Progress
It is the year 2028 and the world has entered the stage of ‘eternal peace’ after years of war and America now rules over as the New World Republic. Its armies keep control of each new nation across the world and it has created a fierce, mostly secret and extremely dangerous ‘Black Ops’ organisation called Fear, keep control over its own cities while the corrupt Republic focuses its attention on the rest of the world. Suppressed citizens are beginning to fight back and a failed science experiment with a ruthless way of seeing the world could be the key to stopping the Rebel uprising or leading it.

Updated: April 2, 2015 | Published: April 2, 2015 | Reviews: 0

The Oldens by Ean Arnold Completed
One the eve of a devastating invasion, the true identity of those who seek conquest over a lonely primitive planet is revealed.

Updated: March 25, 2015 | Published: March 25, 2015 | Reviews: 0

How Close To Failure Have We Come? by Galen Griffith In Progress
My name is Brendan Vladyka. I am a Captain in the Arren Imperium Space Force and command one of the most powerful space craft in the fleet. I am sixteen years of age, and I have to deal with military politics, familiar aliens, and my own hormones. r8'd t for graphic scenes, crude language, and impossible physics.

Updated: March 21, 2015 | Published: September 2, 2014 | Reviews: 0

Último sueño by Choi Lu In Progress
Los seres humanos, en su búsqueda por nuevos lugares para conquistar ha logrado romper las barreras interdimensionales y acceder a una dimensión alterna, donde sus habitantes poseen habilidades verdaderamente sorprendentes. Esclavizados y obligados a ser el entretenimiento de los hmbres, unos jóvenes DP buscarán su libertad.

Updated: March 16, 2015 | Published: March 4, 2015 | Reviews: 0

A robotic tale of love and war by Mnop Rarotunga Completed

Updated: March 1, 2015 | Published: March 1, 2015 | Reviews: 0

The Elementals Project by Conner Turner In Progress

Five years. Five years it took to research and create the N.B.E.C series, a way for humans to control the four elements. And all that time was almost for nothing, until Dr. James Piercen thought of a solution to his problem. A story told from the points of view of the four kids with the power to save and change the world forever.

Reviews and comments help greatly.

Updated: February 26, 2015 | Published: August 11, 2013 | Reviews: 0

The Arrival by Stefani Lyn In Progress
"The cosmos is within us. We are made of star-stuff. We are a way for the universe to know itself." –Carl Sagan. First it had started off as something along the lines of déjà vu. Little things like seeing someone's face for the first time, yet knowing sometime, somewhere, she met them once. And then, well…then everything went to hell.

Updated: February 19, 2015 | Published: February 19, 2015 | Reviews: 0

The Last Stand of Outpost Gamma by Owen Flanagan Completed
In this light novella, a group of synthetic soldiers known as "S Company" embark to a tiny outpost in the middle of nowhere known simply as Outpost Gamma. However, the ruins of this ancient colony holds mysteries too dark for the likes of man or machine, and soon the men of S Company will find themselves facing an enemy unlike anything they have seen before.

Updated: February 12, 2015 | Published: February 12, 2015 | Reviews: 0

The Last Machine by Owen Flanagan In Progress
In the near future, when machines are as complex as the men who created them, one android will witness the end of everything he holds dear. However, the end of everything is only the beginning of his story, so listen as he awakens in a world very different from the one he leaves behind, rife with new perils and cruel new societies as the inhabitants of a dying world cling to survival by any means necessary. Will Elliot be able to cling to the humanity within or be forced to let it go and embrace his machine side to survive?

Updated: February 12, 2015 | Published: February 3, 2015 | Reviews: 0

Lighting the Fires by Steven MacRae In Progress
Alan Thorne, an augmented human, meets his friend, Blacktail Ethrala, on Earth to teach her about a strange human celebration. However, they may encounter more than they expect when the sun goes down and the fires are lit...

Updated: February 7, 2015 | Published: February 7, 2015 | Reviews: 0

Entwined by Rosie McDonald In Progress
High school is crazy. But when you are a high schooler with strange abilities you don't understand and have the fear of the government taking you from all you know, the crazy steps up to another level. A group of kids find their lives entwined when people are stolen, relationships are broken, and there seems to be more evil than a corrupt government lurking in the shadows.

Updated: February 4, 2015 | Published: February 3, 2015 | Reviews: 0

Crisis Averted by Michael Mann In Progress
1000 Years after the Earth has been targeted by a laser called Earth Buster, A new threat appears, The Juric Impact System, a collection of Kinetic Bombardment Rods, has been targeted at Earth. It is up to Joshua Collin to stop this menace. Please Critique

Updated: January 30, 2015 | Published: January 30, 2015 | Reviews: 0

Zombieland by Andrea Quintero In Progress
Nunca pensé que esto pudiera pasar, pero todos sabemos que el mundo da giros inesperados. Esta es mi vida en un mundo apocalíptico, y quiero que me acompañes.

Updated: January 22, 2015 | Published: January 14, 2015 | Reviews: 0

Guardians by Jane Grosskopf In Progress
Even 4,000 years after they ended The Great War the guardians still protect the dimensions, and it's time for three new guardians to take their place with the others.

Updated: January 16, 2015 | Published: March 25, 2014 | Reviews: 0

254 by Jane Grosskopf In Progress
"Where do you run when there’s no one to guide you?" 254, a girl with nothing to gain or lose, just an experiment to the limited few that are even aware of her existence. They have a plan to make her the most powerful being in on Earth, but she's got a different plan, escape and run.

Updated: January 15, 2015 | Published: January 14, 2015 | Reviews: 0