These are all the stories that are unconnected to a specific universe. Many of them were written as prompt fills for various challenges and most are Soft Science Fiction with a few darts into unabashed Science Fantasy. Someday I will pull off a Hard SciFi story… but not yet (darnit).
Stories are listed in order of newest to oldest, so it’s easy to find stuff you haven’t read yet! 😁
Temporal Dowries : 195 words August 25, 2018
She’s up to five future husbands now. Prompt response.
Ghosts : 100 words March 20, 2016
sonder: n. the realization that each random passerby is living a life as vivid and complex as your own. Written for the challenge over on NerdFitness boards based on this post from The Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows.
Office Heretics : 338 words June 1, 2012
“Flowerpots are wheelchairs for plants,” Penny deposited the petunias on my desk with an almost triumphant cheeriness.
Biological Warfare : 191 words May 12, 2008
Highways wound through the abandoned countryside like fractures, carving the land into easily defined territories.
Thinking Inside the Box : 244 words August 1, 2006
Garbage in is not always garbage out.