Space Micro Fic #17

Angels are strange beings. Born from pure mathematics, the subtle bending of spacetime, and a twitch of Source’s thoughts, angels long to understand human thought. It is beyond them, as far as the thoughts of the desert are from the rainforest. When sent to watch humankind, an angel is first instructed to slow down their […]

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Space Micro Fic #16

I am the Void, the young god said. Lifeblood had not yet cooled on his skin, and his eyes, an earthy brown that was swiftly being overtaken by the blackness of divinity, still held the fading spark of mortal hope. Only moments before, he was a terrified young man struggling to hold on to his […]

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Space Micro Fic #15

The Fabric of the Universe is vast and thin. It is much like a silk scarf, beautiful and perhaps even now being worn around the neck of some great, unknowable god, one of many in a dark closet. The Fabric of the Void, on the other hand, is thick and velvety, smooth like warm chocolate. […]

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Space micro fic #14

Imagine the birth of a planet. It’s solar system is new, only a few hundred million years old. The light from its sun is weak and faltering but becoming brighter and stronger every solar day. The neighborhood is full of dust and ice and rocks shimmering and tumbling as they lazily race around the young […]

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Space Micro fic #13

They were formed in the hearts of planets over millions of years. They started in the core, liquid diamond and other, harder minerals no human has ever seen. They were more metal than organic, and yet organic they were. When they were born, they burst out of the ground in showers of molten lava and […]

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Space micro fic #12

We return to Bree and the star, Spark. She has been with the star for six years. It has housed her on one of the moons of its second largest planet, a frosty gas giant called Xian. The moon has no name. Spark has urged Bree to name it, to name anything whatever she might […]

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Space micro fic #11

​The witch stood in her small circle and sighed in relief and exultation. Her ritual was a success. In a much bigger circle made of bones and ash and quartz, a creature much bigger crouched. It was no easy thing, summoning a void creature. One had to have an intimate knowledge of the secrets of […]

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