Space Fiction

  • Space Fiction

    A window to the world

    I looked out the window. I could still see the ocean, but I knew that it would soon be gone. I will never see it again. Blue dot of Earth was getting smaller and smaller. β€˜Missing home, already?’ Cooper asked.…

  • Space Fiction

    Silence

    They say space is silent, but inside his helmet there was a whole universe of sounds. There was a gentle hiss of oxygen pump, rotation of ventilators, crackling radio. Live support components – heating, water supply, were accompanied by the…

  • Space Fiction

    Critical error

    His body was failing. All he could find was a butter knife. It would have to do. He clenched his jaw and pushed the blunt metal into his forearm, then moved the blade around until he hear a click and…

  • Space Fiction

    The naked truth

    Nobody knew how she did it, yet Sister Angela’s embroidery was the best in the country, admired even in Vatican. Her works were bringing a handsome income to the convent, so they let her at it without any disturbance. She…