Tag: Quinn

Apr 30 2018

Z #AtoZChallenge Zero #Fiction #SFF

26 parts of a Speculative Fiction story by J Lenni Dorner “Attie, we have to go.” Jenesis holds my face in her hands. They’re slippery. “Your palms are sweating.” She gives me a sympathetic look. It’s not right; sympathy looks wrong on her. “It’s not sweat, is it?” Her thumbs rub my cheeks. She kisses …

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Apr 28 2018

Y #AtoZChallenge Yellow Blobs #Fiction #SFF

26 parts of a Speculative Fiction story by J Lenni Dorner “Technically, she’s a widow. On her world, you and her four children all died. She practically jumped at the chance to be abducted. Phaeton isn’t a planet there. It’s an asteroid belt, not one more dot in the night sky. Granted, they lied to …

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Apr 27 2018

X #AtoZChallenge Ximena #Fiction #SFF

26 parts of a Speculative Fiction story by J Lenni Dorner “I’m not fighting my own brother to the death! Jenesis, clothing.” I bark the order. As soon as her shaking fingers peel my uniform from my torso, I apologize to her. A small group of aliens walks in, hauling my victory table. They arrange …

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Apr 25 2018

W #AtoZChallenge Winner #Fiction #SFF

26 parts of a Speculative Fiction story by J Lenni Dorner Samuel and I look at Quinn, who is curled up in Jenesis’s arms. “You can’t lose. I’ll offer to take your place in the next battle.” “And when Myndi makes that same offer over and over again? How long until I have to face …

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Apr 24 2018

V #AtoZChallenge Victorious #Fiction #SFF

26 parts of a Speculative Fiction story by J Lenni Dorner I slam my fist against the wall. Stupid, soft wall. The collision makes no sound. None of my fury is exchanged for pain. Worthless room. “Attie?” Jenesis touches the back of my neck, stroking it softly. “You should ask to be alone. There will …

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Apr 23 2018

U #AtoZChallenge Uncle #Fiction #SFF Blog All About It Challenge – Art

26 parts of a Speculative Fiction story by J Lenni Dorner Jenesis and I pass the time by sparring. I hold back, at first, not wanting to hurt her. “Oww. Uncle!” “You said you are Quinn’s uncle. What does that mean?” Jenesis asks as she twists my arm. “Just… let go. You win. Are you …

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Apr 22 2018

T #AtoZChallenge Teressa #Fiction #SFF

26 parts of a Speculative Fiction story by J Lenni Dorner The number of people I want to save from this world keeps growing. “Sister?” Quinn nods. “Hang on,” I rub my temples. “My brother had been gone for four years on my last day on Earth. You’re older than four. How old is your …

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Apr 20 2018

S #AtoZChallenge Sister #Fiction #SFF

26 parts of a Speculative Fiction story by J Lenni Dorner After we all finish eating, we relax on the mat. I wonder what life would be like for Quinn if I were the sort of guy to use Jenesis sexually. She’s indicated more than once that trophies often exist that way. If I lose …

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Apr 20 2018

R #AtoZChallenge Raw-lencantabes (alien species) #Fiction #SFF

26 parts of a Speculative Fiction story by J Lenni Dorner R #AtoZChallenge Raw-lencantabes (alien species)#Fiction #SFF Darkness. I can still feel Brydanz under my grip, feel him struggling to stay alive. But I can’t see anything. A squawking sound comes from behind me. “She says to let him go,” Jenesis translates. “Make him answer …

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Apr 18 2018

Q #AtoZChallenge Quinn #Fiction #SFF #WEPFF

26 parts of a Speculative Fiction story by J Lenni Dorner Jenesis and I finish the winner’s feast in silence before falling asleep together on the mat. “Attie, wake up.” She rubs my shoulder. “Why? Is there breakfast?” “I don’t know what that is. You need to prepare.” I laugh. “Just hand me a leftover …

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