Stories tagged “cloning”

  • Carbon Copy

    I awoke. It was dark, but somewhere a dull green light throbbed gently. I was submerged, floating, in some sort of tank. I could breathe, there was a mask attached to my face, forcing oxygen into my lungs, and other attachments doing who knows what els...

    • Author: orinoco77
    • Posted about 10 years ago.
  • Let 'Em Keep It (Mature)

    It’s on fire. How did that happen? I walk slowly across the street, staring. My car. On fire? Makes no sense… Wait… “Those. Punks.” Standing there, laughing, pointing. Gas can by their feet. Aren’t even getting wet. ...

    • Author: White Hat
    • Posted about 10 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • Planetary Repossession

    Hendrik’s image appeared, projected onto the clouds of steam and smoke the cannon fire had created. How could you leave me? he thundered. Everything you ever wanted, I gave you. I draped you in silk and jewelry. I heaped upon you the wealth of pl...

  • DTA Exemption

    Josh was sure there were some flaws in her logic, but he’d been hit with so much already in just the last hour or so that he was having a hard time thinking straight. “I suppose that’s right,” he said at last. “And also th...

  • The Clone Ranger

    Yes, alright, this situation was my fault. I’d cloned myself. My clone turned out to be evil. He’d killed everybody I’d ever loved, and then he’d hijacked a local television broadcast to inform everyone that he – ostensibl...

    • Author: Ben Paddon
    • Posted about 9 years ago.
    • 3 out of 5
  • Backup

    “Can I help you?” I ask the man entering my office. “As a matter of fact, detective, I think you can,” he says, easing himself into a chair on the other side of my desk. “I’m investigating a murder.” “Isn...

    • Author: DredZed
    • Posted over 8 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5