Stories tagged “Icarus”

  • Icarus: Mission Day 1459, Part II

    The slender six-hundred-meter long ship shuddered and protested as the heavier-set interloper approached and took the offensive. “How’d they come up to us so fast?” Herb asked, bracing himself. Klaxons raised hell about atmospheric co...

    • Author: Abstract
    • Posted over 9 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • what if

    Once, there was a boy in a tower who fell for the moon. He loved it as little boys were wont to, obsessively. While his father studied the birds’ flight, he traced the night for her entrance, lanky arms stretched through bars to cup her wispy ima...

    • Author: pyrrhicv
    • Posted almost 7 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5