Sci-Fi/Fantasy, etc. Fan-Fiction Writers and Readers


Sci-Fi/Fantasy, etc. Fan-Fiction Writers and Readers

This group is for Sci-fi/Fantasy fan-fiction (any type of genre) of writers and readers.

All is welcome!

Members: 53
Latest Activity: Jan 25

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SciFi Readers website

Started by Steph S.. Last reply by Cane Kostovski Jan 25. 1 Reply very good blog about Science Fictionhere is an except from the website: Aboutb&wWell, what is SciFi Readers? And who am I? I started this blog in April of 2011 because…Continue

An Answer to Klaatu

Started by Loren Miller. Last reply by Loren Miller Sep 1, 2016. 11 Replies

Anyone who knows anything about science-fiction knows the following speech, probably on sight:I am leaving soon, and you will forgive me if I speak bluntly.  The universe grows smaller every day, and the threat of aggression by any group anywhere…Continue

Tags: The Day the Earth Stood Still, Klaatu

New endorsement!

Started by Don. Last reply by Steph S. Jan 4, 2015. 1 Reply

Hey, godless fans of fantasy and sci-fi!  I want to let you all to know that my edgy new YA fantasy was launched at the Brattleboro (Vermont) Literary Festival last week before a healthy crowd of book-lovers. This one is bound to create a stir--as…Continue

Firefly Fan Film - "The Verse"

Started by Loren Miller. Last reply by Steph S. Jan 4, 2015. 1 Reply

Serendipity strikes yet again. I was perusing my YouTube feed when something completely unexpected shows up, something called, "The Verse." Now, to those unschooled in Joss Whedon or a particular creation of 10+ years ago, poetry might come to mind.…Continue

Tags: The Verse, Joss Whedon, Firefly

Arwen's Journey: A Tale of Middle Earth

Started by Gwaithmir. Last reply by Gwaithmir Oct 21, 2014. 3 Replies

Arwen's Journey: A Tale of Middle Earth by Gwaithmir (writing as Karlmir Stonewain) Summary: During the decade following the War of the Ring, King Elessar and Queen Undómiel work tirelessly to reunify the kingdom and institute governmental reforms.…Continue


Started by Don. Last reply by Don Aug 27, 2014. 2 Replies

Readers and writers here at A|N who enjoy sci fi and fantasy--and the new, related genre, cli fi--will enjoy my…Continue

Hugo award winners 2014

Started by Sky God. Last reply by Steph S. Aug 27, 2014. 1 Reply

Here is an article about the Hugo award winner for best novel and the other awards are listed at the bottom.Gravity? really?…Continue

Tags: Hugo

Dr. Who Fan Fiction archive

Started by Steph S.. Last reply by Sky God Aug 24, 2014. 1 Reply

A great website to read Dr. Who fan fiction

"The Gods of Mars" by Edgar Rice Burroughs

Started by Edward Teach. Last reply by Sky God Aug 24, 2014. 3 Replies

Burroughs wrote the original Tarzan books. The God's of Mars is the second in a series. It is a beautiful metaphor for religious absurdity. Not to give too much away, but Mars is depicted as a planet with multiple races, each having its own…Continue

Richard Matheson: 1926 - 2013

Started by Loren Miller. Last reply by Loren Miller May 1, 2014. 7 Replies

My first exposure to Richard Matheson was probably back in the early 60s, and that marvelous anthology series, Rod Serling’s The Twilight Zone.  Matheson told amazing stories … of a man recovering from a nervous breakdown and what he thought he saw…Continue

Tags: Duel, Twilight Zone, Richard Matheson

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Comment by Nerdlass on June 3, 2012 at 6:55pm

Ooh! This group is exciting! :D Can't wait to read up and share! ...I may actually need some help with technical stuff for my fanfic. I haven't picked it up in ages, but maybe this group is just the motivation I need!


Comment by Tony Carroll on May 28, 2012 at 8:25pm

Hey Steph. This is a dark one. Started coming when I was re-reading the Dragonlance novels this past week. Tanis was talking to Flint about coming face to face with Takhisis, and how he desperately wanted to worship her.  Like he said, after all, she was a god. The Dark Queen.


I gaze upon your dark majestic beauty,

your countenance haunting, stark, aloof.

You sit upon your stygian throne, ruling

those that gaze upon you.


Approaching, kneeling to worship, I surrender my fate

as I proffer a single white rose. It pales, overshadowed

by your alabaster skin.Its smell cloying, treacly, fecund

by your silence.


I breathe deeply. In the gathering gloom, corrupt desires

ignite within my breast. I rest within the entropic embrace

of my Dark Queen. Sweet pain burns my through my  viens,

my journey complete. Never to know peace again.


Comment by Tony Carroll on May 25, 2012 at 7:39am

Once more on the path of life we ride to the edge of eternity, releasing, only to fall together again, left to gather the shards of our pain.

Lying in the shadow of la petit mort. The momentarliy breached walls that seperate us rising again, the afterimage fading. 

Smiling, we repeat platitudes, lies we tell to stave off the terror filled moments alone, until we again try to breach the wall, and ride to the edge of eternity.


Comment by Tony Carroll on May 23, 2012 at 11:49pm

Thanks, Steph. Should have something for you soon. Thanks for the encouragement as it has caused me to start writing again. Forgot how much I enjoyed it. Life just kinda got in the way, ya know? Be well.

Comment by Nova Constantine on May 15, 2012 at 4:56am

thanks Steph

Comment by Anna Covey on May 6, 2012 at 5:53pm

Thanks Steph.

Comment by Clint Hoyle on January 31, 2012 at 10:27pm

Thanks, Steph! :-)

Comment by Tony Carroll on January 31, 2012 at 8:11pm

Okay everyone. I don't know how many of you are Whovians, or casual watcters, or don't even know what I'm talking about, but I found a trock band called Cameleon Circuit, and all songs are a riff on Dr. Who. They are on Youtube, just search Cameleon Circuit. Fun.

Comment by Tony Carroll on January 26, 2012 at 9:34pm

Thankss. This is going to be fun.

Comment by Jessica on January 24, 2012 at 12:42pm

Oh Boy!  I love Science Fiction!


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