Fight Me by Marc A. Criley

Static crackling around the multiverse portal stood my hair on end. That or plain fear. Someone said, “I don’t understand,…

Friend Ship by Liam Hogan

The aliens want to be our friends. But how can we trust them? We dig trenches around their landing site,…

Waiting by M.A. Dosser

The only day more momentous than when the spaceship arrived was the day it was destroyed. It showed no signs…

Hunger by Ai Jiang

We keep eating, but the hunger remains. But that’s what they want—that’s what we were created for.  With needles they…

Rewind by Simon Kewin

Dr Tan hesitated, his finger on the button. The device hummed. He didn’t doubt it would function. Oh, they’d scoffed…