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Time Out: a short story, by at least a year either way, by: GF Willmetts.

April 30, 2017 | By | Reply More
Time Out: a short story, by at least a year either way, by: GF Willmetts.

Ever since and probably before, Man has had problems with working out the time on this little planet we call Earth. Every nation had their own attempts at it from time to time. We can’t avoid talking about time in all aspects of what we do, hence its importance in getting it right. Things came […]

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Holiday Hotspot :a story by: GF Willmetts

April 2, 2017 | By | Reply More
Holiday Hotspot  :a story by: GF Willmetts

It was hardly likely to be unexpected that when time travel became possible that tourists lined up to take part. After all, look what happened to space travel when it became a tourist attraction. It also brought in needed funds to bring investment and a generation ship off to the stars. The template existed. It […]

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United Nanny States: a Psi-Kicks story by: GF Willmetts.

February 26, 2017 | By | Reply More
United Nanny States:  a Psi-Kicks story by: GF Willmetts.

It should be a sad house, Mary Travers thought, as she approached the isolated mansion at dusk, but there was something not right about it. Not helped by the fact that the residence was on an isolated moor. Her head was still a little hazy as to how she had arrived there. All she had […]

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Timeshare: Limbo City story # 3 by GF Willmetts

January 29, 2017 | By | Reply More
Timeshare:  Limbo City story # 3   by GF Willmetts

My…his eyes adjusted to the dark. I was only conscious when my host slept. He was a light sleeper. If I put on the light, he would wake and I would be asleep…gone again. I paused to reflect. I couldn’t do that three times in a row. We had been alerted to a con man […]

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An Election On Snuffworld : a short story by: GF Willmetts

January 1, 2017 | By | Reply More
An Election On Snuffworld  :  a short story by: GF Willmetts

Detective Inspector Baratty Rabatty barely had to show his badge as he trotted through the palace. The word of the assassination attempt against the Grand Emperor Borro was already spreading over the media and everyone was waiting as to whether he survived or not. He wasn’t sure whether the population would be rejoicing or mourning. […]

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Raiders Of The Lost Park: a Psi-Kicks story by: GF Willmetts

December 4, 2016 | By | Reply More
Raiders Of The Lost Park:     a Psi-Kicks story by: GF Willmetts

Callane Oberon pondered as she walked down the Avenue Radial Oeste. It had happened within a blink of an eye. Things had changed but she hadn’t. The Olympic village and the adjoining lab where she had ensured the correct urine samples hadn’t been changed no longer existed and she was now empty handed. No sign […]

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So Far, So Near: a short but long story by: GF Willmetts.

October 30, 2016 | By | Reply More
So Far, So Near:  a short but long story by: GF Willmetts.

We’d been monitoring both Voyager probes leaving the Solar system for decades, even noting its swing in direction in the Kuiper Belt that always baffled us. The main bet amongst the astronomers and astrophysicists was that there was another body out there and there were only two things that could have that kind of mass, […]

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The Last Poacher: a short story by: GF Willmetts.

October 2, 2016 | By | Reply More
The Last Poacher: a short story by: GF Willmetts.

I is David N’borro and this is our final hunt. Word came through in the night that poachers was seen crossing into the reserve so the hunt was on. Decades ago, the American hunters gloated to their camera over killing our wildlife. We needed the money and let it happen. Then it dawned on us. […]

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forbID : a short story by: GF Willmetts

September 4, 2016 | By | Reply More
forbID      :   a short story by: GF Willmetts

Don’t try this at home, kids. In fact, don’t it away from home, neither. At least, that’s what we found. You know how it is. You’re a genre convention when you have a mixture of SF, fantasy, horror and comicbook fans who know something about everything and one of them comes up with an idea. […]

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Swing Shift : a Psi-Kicks short story by: GF Willmetts

July 31, 2016 | By | Reply More
Swing Shift :  a Psi-Kicks short story by: GF Willmetts

Most of the full-range Psionics avoided large population cities like the plague because of too much mental noise. For Sara Seeker, it was a necessary evil that her ability could sweep through when she was on the hunt for Psionics and becoming single-minded. Even so, she preferred the night hours when there were less active […]

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