Science Fiction

An Abandoned Enchanted Forest 

Like this isn’t creepy enough to stir some creative stories around in your stew. You know you had… Is Open for Novella Submissions!

No hi noGet your novellas ready to submit to! They opened July 31, 2018 and will close…

Does Your RH Negative Blood Mean You’re Alien?

Aliens could be walking among us right now. YOU could be one of them! Modern medicine has categorized…


What if there was a sister to Stonehenge on Mars? What if Stonehenge was a… wait for it……

Creepy Places: Abandoned Hotels

So many abandoned buildings, so little time. Abandoned places are always creepy and can inspire interesting horrors of…

Earth’s Magnetic Field Is Flipping!

What’s the worst that could happen? Floods? Earthquakes? Erupting Volcanoes? Glaciers in the Gulf of Mexico? The shield…

Norman, the Psychopathic and Racist AI

You should probably be worried when your AI is named after Norman Bates. Just sayin’. They gave this…

Electric Bacteria Are A Thing!

Bacteria that lives on energy. For real. They eat and poop electricity. That sounds like a power source for…

Ghostly “Whistler Waves” Discovered in Nuclear Reactor

And it’s back! It’s been a while since I’ve posted a #BeInspired, but I’m getting my butt back…

The Alien Megastructure

What is it? Do you have any crazy theories? How about turning them into a story idea! Tabby’s star,…

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