One Page Worlds - Fireman's Siege

A whole world on a single page! The short story morsels of One Page Worlds are flash fiction adventures of all flavors. Every Wednesday will feature a complete story in one page, or the first page of what could be a novel or novelette. Sharing the fun and geekery is the best part of writing! Please tweet or comment with your guesses on what genre, character, and job is central to each tale. Enjoy touring new universes each week with One Page Worlds! * * * * * “Not one dragon has been shot down in twenty years,” I say to the ambulatory armor. “Now help me get this suit on.” The armor crosses its arms, clanking. “Kurrin, where I’m from, firefighters had manners. And why can’t your ballistae sh

One Page Worlds - Godship Sacrifice

A whole world on a single page! The short story morsels of One Page Worlds are flash fiction adventures of all flavors. Every Wednesday will feature a complete story in one page, or the first page of what could be a novel or novelette. Sharing the fun and geekery is the best part of writing! Please tweet or comment with your guesses on what genre, character, and job is central to each tale. Enjoy touring new universes each week with One Page Worlds! * * * * * The goddess’s words whisper from the same distance as death is, which for me is pretty damn close. “I demand more than sacrifice.” With the cooler containing the sacrifice under one arm, I leap from the shuttle and hit the docking bay f

One Page Worlds - Brain Of An Asteroid

A whole world on a single page! The short story morsels of One Page Worlds are flash fiction adventures of all flavors. Every Wednesday will feature a complete story in one page, or the first page of what could be a novel or novelette. Sharing the fun and geekery is the best part of writing! Please tweet or comment with your guesses on what genre, character, and job is central to each tale. Enjoy touring new universes each week with One Page Worlds! * * * * * “In order to continue seizing whatever planet they want,” the asteroid says, “your admirals need things. What is it they need?” I shoo Jehrosi and Shiqui out of the classroom door and close it with a wssssh. Sounds of suckers adhering t

One Page Worlds - Sea Demon Sneakery

A whole world on a single page! The short story morsels of One Page Worlds are flash fiction adventures of all flavors. Every Wednesday will feature a complete story in one page, or the first page of what could be a novel or novelette. Sharing the fun and geekery is the best part of writing! Please tweet or comment with your guesses on what genre, character, and job is central to each tale. Enjoy touring new universes each week with One Page Worlds! * * * * * I search the stadium full of eighty thousand blue-clad fans for the sea demon. Damn thing knows how to hide on land. Not in a lake or a river where my thermavision would’ve seen him go in. Not at a zoo or aquarium among creatures of his