Tag: Future Gothic

Dark SciFi – Wet Work

Dark SciFi – Wet Work

WET WORK A Dark SciFi Short Story Aiko Rei kept to the shadows as she moved down the alley. At her sides, looming apartment buildings reached for the stars, then disappeared into the frigid New Edo night. A blue disc on her wrist’s underside pulsed. The mark of the concierge, the android. It cast spectral wisps across the buildings’ hard grey faces, glowing like a beacon in the dark and…

Venom

Venom

Invisible. Maybe right now. But the bitch is out there, somewhere. Mingling at some swanky nightclub. Passing off my algorithm as her own. Teasing out the highest bidders. Throwing back her head in laughter. If she knew what I know, she wouldn’t be laughing. A smile just a touch too ingratiating, an embrace just a second too long. I marked that bitch the day we met. Flaco will be on…

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