The stories listed here vary over time because preview pieces are posted and then taken down when they are published. Many comments on this page refer to stories that have now been published as part of the Earth Girl prequel story collection Earth 2788 or the Earth Girl aftermath story collection Earth Prime.
Current Serial Story
DELTAN ESCAPE – Set in the Portal Future at Year End 2788 and featuring Fian. A serial story currently being posted weekly.
EARTH 2788 Short Story – Set in the Portal Future. The title short story from the collection Earth 2788: The Earth Girl Short Stories
HOME FOR CHRISTMAS Short Story – Set in the Portal Future. No explanation for this one because the idea is that the reader gradually discovers who the story is about. At the moment, this short story is only available here on the website.
YOUR MOVE, DRAGO Short Story – Set in the Portal Future in late 2789 and featuring Drago Tell Dramis. At the moment, this short story is only available here on the website.
GEORGE WAS DEAD Short Story – This is completely unconnected to any of my other stories. I wrote it some years ago for a short story competition, which it won!
CHECKMATE Short Story – I had a special request for Checkmate to return, so here it is. Checkmate is the first story I wrote. A general fiction comedy, it came second in a short story competition, and was broadcast on BBC Radio Somerset.
Sample chapters of books
TELEPATH – The first book set in the Hive Future. First four chapters only.
REAPER – The first book set in the Game Future. First three chapters only.
SCAVENGER ALLIANCE – Set in the 25th Century Portal Future. First three chapters only.
All stories are © Janet Edwards with all rights reserved.