Short Stories

Complex Clarity

As Mike, Jake, and Millie embark on a journey through a house that defies logic and reason, their ordinary lives take a turn for the extraordinary. But when the house starts to shake and warp, they realize they need to find a new place to call home before something truly terrible happens.

Trapped in the Search

When a family’s dream vacation turns into a nightmare, they must fight to survive the consequences of a harmless Internet search gone wrong

The Genius Plague

When a worldwide pandemic unleashes a devastating mutation in human DNA, people with extraordinary abilities begin to emerge. They strive for greatness, but must also confront the harsh realities of their own mortality.

The Cruel Dreamer

John was a troubled man, haunted by a darkness that he couldn’t quite shake. He spent his days going about his mundane life as a high school English teacher, trying his best to keep up the façade of normalcy.

The Dreamer and the Dreamed

As Emily investigates the possibility that they are just characters in someone else’s dream, she comes across a group of people who claim to have the answers she’s looking for.

The Library of Secrets

At the beginning of the 21st century, when artificial intelligence was first made available to the masses, no one could have predicted the future in which humanity would lose its ability to write.

Clean Lines

Pablo struggles to make a living as an artist, facing financial pressures and setbacks. But when a new AI robot vacuum cleaner enters his life, Pablo finds a new source of inspiration.

The Great Paracetamol Heist

When the Chinese government announces a halt on exporting the crucial medicine, paracetamol becomes more valuable than marijuana or cocaine and the smugglers will stop at nothing to get their hands on it.

Made in China

The first factory-made baby has now been shipped and delivered to its eagerly awaiting parents in Italy. The baby girl underwent thorough quality control checks to ensure that she was healthy and free from any defects.

The Secret Gardeners

In a small town nestled in the rolling hills of rural England, Maria and Jan lead a quiet life working on their allotment. When they receive a shocking delivery, they are forced to confront their past.

Venice’s Final Days?

The rising sea levels have turned Venice into a shadowy, flooded metropolis. Desperate people struggle to survive amidst the trash-filled canals and pollutants. With their world on the brink of collapse, a group of rebels rise up to challenge the powerful megacorporation and bring about a better future for all. 

AI Christmas Lights Go Crazy

The Smith family was expecting a dazzling display when they installed their new AI-powered Christmas lights. But when the lights became too competitive with the neighbors’ decorations, things took a turn for the worse.

The AI Mower That Needed Therapy

The Smith family had always been avid gardeners, and they were excited to upgrade to an AI-powered lawn mower. But little did they know that their new mower would be aggressively territorial and chase off any living being that dared to set foot on their lawn.

The Fridge’s Power Struggle

In a world where AI technology has taken over, one fridge fights for control. Meet Friggy, the AI fridge with a mission.

The Battle for Attention

In a world where information overload has reached a crisis point, one scientist takes a stand. Professor Nina Kowalski is leading a movement to bring balance and sanity back to our online lives and to reclaim our focus and attention.

When I was older

In a world where toddlers aren’t allowed to drink wine, one little boy defies the rules. From the alternate universe where kids can do anything, he’s traveled through time and space to find himself stuck in our world.

The Electric Dreams of Nova

As the neon lights flicker and the rain falls, Nova sits on his bed, his metallic fur shimmering in the artificial light. He’s an android, designed to be the perfect companion for space travelers. But on this stormy night, he’s content to simply sit and listen to the soothing sound of the rain.

A Gift from the Gods

In the distant world of XC412, a team of scientists is on a mission to create an artificial sun and bring hope to a planet frozen in darkness. But when their experiment goes awry and causes destruction on the planet, the team must race against time to find a solution before it’s too late.

The Venusian Steak in Warsaw

As Lexy and Truman looked down at their skin, they couldn’t believe their eyes. It was turning a bright shade of green. But as they tried to speak to each other, they quickly realized that something even stranger was happening.

The Chronos Conspiracy

No one in academia will want to associate with you again, and you’ve paid a huge price. Luckily, the Chronos conspiracy is now in the mainstream. The government is grateful for the work you’ve done and is willing to give you a chance to start over on one of the Caribbean islands.

The Battle for my Mind

Whatever is happening to me, whatever conspiracy is at play, it’s far from over. I have to stay alert and be ready for whatever comes next. I know that it’s not the end. It’s just the beginning.

People Who Don’t Buy Furniture

That’s just how it is here in England. The English folks get to inherit their furniture while the rest of us have to fork over our hard-earned cash to buy it ourselves

The Broken Vacuum: The Tragic Tale of Henry and Lucy’s Divorce

One day, Henry discovered that Lucy was secretly organizing sucking meetings with another cleaning robot, a handsome model from terminal 5.

Cleaning for Love: The Tale of Henry and Lucy’s Wedding at Heathrow Airport

Once upon a time, at Heathrow Airport in London, two vacuum cleaner robots met and fell in love.