Stories tagged speculative-fiction

Neophyte and Paradox

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"You and I," Xu mused. "Are most likely, on two different mountains."

Arcana Magi - c.24: Desperation

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Oryn woke up in her desk. Sweat trickled from her forehead. Staring at her notepad, with her latest calculation, she forgot to go home. Her thoughts of Alysia calmed for now, but still lingered from her dreams.

The Impossible Man - Ep.14: Ki to Wisdom

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Jamal took a deep breath. He ignored the playful sounds of Angela and Ely. The songs of birds drifted into silence. The water came to a stop. He no longer thought about Sam and Julia. Not even the store.

Arcana Magi - c.25: Satisfaction

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Danica stared at her hand as she felt he warmth of the wind. She remembered Alysia saying that she felt the wind through the heat.

The Impossible Man - Ep.15: Journey and a Half

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[Save game? Yes. No.] The text box said as Angela made the cursor next to Yes flash. Suddenly the game paused, nobody was moving, not even the young woman. Everyone heard a soft and melancholic melody that was soothing to the ears.

Arcana Magi - c.26: Science versus Magic

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Brie stood before the dwarf that activated the de-paralyzer. She noticed her blueprints spread across the table beside the computer the dwarf stood in front of it.

The Impossible Man - Ep.16: Puerto Rican Day Parade

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The crowd went into a roar, as the first float to arrive was the Grand Marshall, led by a group of teenage girls twirling batons into the air.

Arcana Magi - c.27: Hard Battle

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A burst of mud spilled out over Jonas and scooped his body up like a raging river. It spun his body over in a rebound rather than pushing him through the door.

The Impossible Man - Ep.17: Cherry Blossom Festival

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People lined up at the main hall where the shrine of Ame-no-Umuze-no-Mikoto stayed. They offered their prayers to the kami with the help of miko, the shrine maidens of Shinto.

Arcana Magi - c.28: Our Hearts as One

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Oryn knelt down beside Alysia and grabbed her white and light blue hair. She pulled it back, and tried to get an emotional response. Their eyes locked in place. Sparks of anger clashing between their faces.

The Impossible Man - Ep.18: Spoonful

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The shopkeeper closed his eyes, and focused his mind. He curled his hands into a fist and raised them up. He felt rejuvenated. His energy came back to him.

Arcana Magi - c.29: Without a Fight

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Alysia lifted her head and felt Reya wipe her tears away. She looked at her friends and smiled a little. Happy that she was not alone.

The Impossible Man - Ep.19: Near the End...

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Michael smirked and looked back at his friends, making the peace sign with his thumb extended. They realized as Michael walked up to the middle of the circle, he had a plan they did not know about.

Arcana Magi - c.30: Farewell, My Home

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Their hearts had a place for the Elements. The Sentinels did not want to abandon them, their friends. Nor did they want to abandon each other.

The Impossible Man - Ep.20: ?

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“Who is The Impossible Man?”