Little Green Men in Black: Digital Science Fiction Short Story

Digital Science Fiction

“It was nice to see you,” she said, forcing a smile.
Malcolm did not smile back. Seeing her was the opposite of nice. He’d been trying to get over the fact that she had left him, and not even for another guy. For no one. That had hurt, a lot.
He thought about it during the drive home. Thought about it some more as he watched the news at eleven. Thought about it as he lay in bed alone. He awoke thinking about it. He showered, ate breakfast, drove to the cafe, had his coffee and thought about it the whole time. As he crossed the street, he was thinking about it.
He didn’t see a rip form in the fabric of space-time just ahead of him. He didn’t see two long, thick, green tentacles reach out towards him. They grabbed Malcolm and yanked him through before he knew what was happening. He found himself being held aloft by the tentacles in a brightly lit room. A beautiful, young woman smiled up at him. An older, black man peered grimly at him. And something that looked like a cross between a giant spider and an octopus held him in its tentacles. Malcolm opened his mouth to scream, but before he could he felt a sharp pain in his chest, and blacked out...
Read more



Additional Information

Digital Science Fiction
Read more
Published on
Apr 17, 2017
Read more
Read more
Read more
Read more
Read more
Read more
Fiction / Science Fiction / Action & Adventure
Fiction / Science Fiction / General
Read more
Content Protection
This content is DRM protected.
Read more
Read Aloud
Available on Android devices
Read more

Reading information

Smartphones and Tablets

Install the Google Play Books app for Android and iPad/iPhone. It syncs automatically with your account and allows you to read online or offline wherever you are.

Laptops and Computers

You can read books purchased on Google Play using your computer's web browser.

eReaders and other devices

To read on e-ink devices like the Sony eReader or Barnes & Noble Nook, you'll need to download a file and transfer it to your device. Please follow the detailed Help center instructions to transfer the files to supported eReaders.
©2018 GoogleSite Terms of ServicePrivacyDevelopersArtistsAbout Google
By purchasing this item, you are transacting with Google Payments and agreeing to the Google Payments Terms of Service and Privacy Notice.