As The World Burns - A Sci-Fi Short Story by Rm Harrington
As The World Burns, a sci-fi look at the effects of greed and bitterness even in the mists of complete and total world destruction. Will Toby help the world or just himself. How important are the needs of your loved ones, and how far will you go to ensure their lifestyle.
Alien Warfare, The Orb - A Free To Read Science Fiction
Alien Warfare May Not At First Seem So Alien
In the following free to read science fiction tale of alien warfare, seven marines encounter something not quiet normal. Herein, I am not trying to craft a tale of awesome new technology, nor a tale of immense expanse into alien lifestyles. In fact, the people in this story are normal, marines for certain yet normal as go the ways of men and their activ …Continue reading →
Excellent FREE Science Fiction, Fantasy Horror Short Stories
Free Science Fiction, Fantasy Horror Short Stories For Your Reading Pleasure
Where to find free science fiction, fantasy horror short stories. Presented by Rm Harrington Short Stories. Select free-to-read picks by authors I like. Exerts followed by links to the full story as well as the author website. From “The Janitor in Space” by Amber Sparks –
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Real Bats Flying All Around Our Head, Free to Read, Star Trek, Television
They say real bats are blind. I don’t believe it. I stood in there with the little sucker; it hanging on tiny clawed fingers from the curtain, and me pretending to be a man. If the bugger wasn’t looking at me, it was looking through me.
Chapter Ends, by Poul William Anderson: Free To Read Science Fiction
Herein is “The Chapter Ends,”
a Free To Read Poul William Anderson Novelette Science Fiction Story
The Chapter Ends is a Project Gutenberg EBook release. As such, this Poul William Anderson sci-fi short story is free to read, free to copy, give away or share, and free to re-use in accord with the terms of Project Gutenberg License as detailed on our Statement of Project Gutenberg Lice …Continue reading →
Wolf-men, and Beasts, Monsters in the Night – a True Tale of Halloween Pursuit
“Spooky,” Keith said. He was looking at the night too. “You shouldn’t have stayed so late.” “Hump. Ain’t nothing out here.” I glanced around the yard, saw no sign of the dog, then cupped my hands before my mouth and called for him. “Ahhhya. Ahhhya.”
"Some Say There Are Worms In The Black," a FREE to Read RM Harrington Short Story
Worms In The Black
Worms in the Black is a free-to-read PDF science fiction short story offered by author Rm Harrington. If you should encounter “Some Say There Are Worms In The Black” on any other website, pleased contact this author at either of the following two links:
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MUTT, Monsters Under The Bed, Dealing with Bed-Wetting, Thumb-Sucking, and Other Trauma
Due to the alarming increase in bed-wetting, thumb-sucking, and other trauma related childhood incidents; sleepless and exasperated moms are determined to make an end to the ancient but irrational fear of the so-called “Monster-Under-The-Bed”.
Teleportation Devices, Unexpected Consequences - FREE Read Short Story
In this FREE to read Rm Harrington short story involving the unique aspects of teleportation devices, we meet Marianne, a disgruntled old lady, her husband and the unexpected consequences that sometimes occur in an out-of-the-way country store.
Unnecessary Warfare, An Incidental Reaction - Free To Read Short Sci-Fi
In crafting “Unnecessary Warfare, An Incidental Reaction,” I have purposed to run a series of war-focused science fiction, war in fantasy and war in horror. This free to read short sci-fi is my first entry toward full engagement.
Show, Don’t Tell: How to write vivid descriptions, handle backstory, and describe your characters’ emotions (Writers’ Guide Series Book 3) Kindle Edition Book Blurb “Show, Don’t Tell.” Book Blurb Show, Don’t Tell, an effective writer’s guide for everyone with a desire to craft vivid descriptions, present powerful characters, and correctly and effectively deliver backstory that does not hinder the excitement …Continue reading →
Writing Vivid Descriptions Critical For Success As A Science Fiction Author When science fiction authors write vivid descriptions, the norm can become extraordinary. Words and phrases perceived as metaphorical may shift into the realm of literal application. What your readers interpret as symbolism can reference a tangible event. Phrases routinely thought of as “figures of speech” may be statements of …Continue reading →
Efficient Blogging Rule 1: On-the-fly habitual editing is an obstacle to efficiency in writing. Efficient Blogging, Rule 2: Stop thinking and start writing Efficient Blogging, Rule 3: Write according to your range of knowledge. Efficient Blogging, Rule 4: Ignore grammar, spelling and research Efficient Blogging, Rule 5: Finish before you edit
New Patreon Rm Harrington Crank-Up Ok, my Patreon Rm Harrington site is up and rolling. Been watching this Patron creative service site for a while now. Beginning to look like a good deal. Thus here I go. Take a moment to look me up, maybe participate: That is at Rm Harrington short stories is at Patreon creating science fiction. Why …Continue reading →
Writing Science Fiction – An Illusion of Simplicity Too many readers take writing science fiction for granted. When done correctly, sci-fi stories excel so much so that readers never even notice how effectively the tale lays out a realistic but fiction scientific concept. One the other hand, new authors then to also take the process for granted. They conceive an …Continue reading →
Science Fiction Allegory, the essence: characterization within sci-fi allegories use a form of symbolism that permeates the story from start to finish. The thoughts, actions and characteristics of all major within the story exemplify the symbolic significance of the focal allegory. Scope of Science Fiction Symbolism
Differentiating between fantasy creatures and sci-fi creatures can be complex. Yet the distinctions can be critical. Not only as a point of knowledge but also as a separation between works of arts. Knowing what you are reading or viewing defines how you interpret the character of the creatures within a book.
Why Sci-Fi Persuasive Writing Breaks The Mold By definition, persuasive writing requires significant creativity as well as proficiency in basic writing skills. In standard usage, persuasive writing plays a major role to promote products and services via online and offline strategies. As such, well crafted persuasive content can convince people to perform desired actions based upon the goals of the …Continue reading →
How Quality Articles Help Build Your Business Internet Presence Business Internet Presence made real: The following tips are designed to help you build your Internet presence by taking advantage of quality articles and article marketing. 1) Business Internet Presence – Write about what you know. Write for the purpose of providing information or instruction. Stick to topics that directly link …Continue reading →
What To Do When Business Bloggers Get Writer’s Block Working as a business blogger but ramming head-on into writer’s block? Scary isn’t it. But there is a way out. Sooner or later, writer’s block happens to everyone. And when that sweatshop in the back of your business bloggers thinking blows a gasket, smoke drifts into the hall and word-flow grinds …Continue reading →
Fiction Development – Science Fiction is Learning To Adapt Personal Experiences During the course of fiction development, every fiction writer uses personal experience as the means for conjuring that opening scene. The text may come from direct memory, or it may arise from imagination bound to abstract memory. Either way, most of the fiction writing labor is a background “Muse” …Continue reading →