Category Archives: Science Fiction

Like “Spiders and Snakes?” Friday Flash Fiction for June 3, 2022 by Jeff Baker.

Spiders and Snakes by Jeff Baker. Jack had been kissing Kevin when the spiders appeared, hanging in the air. “Uh, that’s this thing I have,” Jack said. “My thoughts manifest sometimes, like my anxieties, which I guess are spiders. Kevin … Continue reading

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Flash Fiction Draw Challenge for May 2022—The Results!!

The results are in! The draws of the May 2022 Flash Fiction Draw Challenge were: A Thriller Set in an Alien Palace Involving a Bear Trap. Our bear friend in the picture above is too leery to be trapped, but other beings … Continue reading

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A Thriller, a Bear Trap and an Alien Palace: “Bear Trap” by Jeff Baker. Flash Fiction Draw Challenge Story for May 2022.

AUTHOR’S NOTE: The draws for the May Flash Fiction Draw Challenge were A Thriller Involving a Bear Trap Set in an Alien Palace. Here’s what I came up with… Bear Trap by Jeff Baker How the hell am I getting … Continue reading

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Rainbow Snippets, April 30th, 2022. “Will You Still Respect Me…” by Jeff Baker

Rainbow Snippets April 30, 2022 Every week we post six lines of a work of ours, or a recommendation of a work of someone else’s on “Rainbow Snippets,” here:https://www.facebook.com/groups/RainbowSnippets/?multi_permalinks=7268901533179846&notif_id=1651353382055545&notif_t=group_activity&ref=notif This week, another of my weekly flash fictions from a picture … Continue reading

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“Something Up in Barracuda Flats, Part Two.” Friday Flash Fics by Jeff Baker, April 30, 2022,

FFF Something Up in Barracuda Flats Part Two by Jeff Baker AUTHOR’S NOTE: In part one of this serial,https://authorjeffbaker.com/2021/07/02/something-is-up-in-barracuda-flats-for-friday-flash-fics-july-2-2021-by-jeff-baker/ Murdoch has been called out to Barracuda Flats to investigate strange doings at a ranch. Very strange for the post-Civil War … Continue reading

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Rainbow Snippet for April 23, 2022: “Ticklish Days,” by Skip Hanford.

Every week we post six lines of a work of ours, or a recommendation of a work of someone else’s on “Rainbow Snippets,” here: https://www.facebook.com/groups/RainbowSnippets/?multi_permalinks=7233704850032848&notif_id=1650674708101991&notif_t=group_activity&ref=notif Something a little different, definitely PG-13 this week. From my (as “Skip Hanford”) science fiction/BDSM … Continue reading

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Friday Flash Fics. “Up There” by Jeff Baker, April 23, 2022 (Yes, Saturday!)

Up There by Jeff Baker It seemed the two of them were high enough at the top of the small hill to touch the emerging stars or to see them wobble in the wind which blew their grey hair. “I … Continue reading

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The Triumph and Eventual Dissolution of Doctor E. A. Valdemar, Mad Scientist. Friday Flash Fics by Jeff Baker, April 1st, 2022.

The Triumph and Eventual Dissolution of Doctor E. A. Valdemar Mad Scientist. By Jeff Baker The grey-haired man in the lab coat stared town at the tiny figures and raised fists in triumph. “It works! It works!” he shouted to … Continue reading

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Enter the Fourth Dimension for Friday Flash Fics, March 25, 2022 by Jeff Baker

The Fourth-Dimensional Chronomizer by Jeff Baker I had not seen Professor Dummkopt for several weeks, not even at the regular meetings of the Radical Club (which studied the unknowable) when I received a note by messenger to meet him at … Continue reading

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“Cager,” by Jeff Baker. Friday Flash Fics for March 4th, 2022.

Cager by Jeff Baker D’Andre walked through the back corridor of the gym. Fast. He checked his smartphone. It had been an hour-and-a-half. Place wasn’t busy but it was the middle of the week and everyone who lived on campus … Continue reading

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