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ATL: Stories from the Retrofuture by Thedude3445

In the future of decades past, a world of robots and CRTs, Atlanta is the most powerful city in the world. And in that city, one twentysomething slacker named Morgan Harding dreams of being able to live a normal, peaceful life, but . . . that’s not happening. Together with a mysterious sentient robot and an overworked college student, Morgan must keep Atlanta safe . . .

A serialized novel, updating thrice weekly.
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Special People by Tim Sevenhuysen

Special people have special problems.

Special People is a fiction project about people with special and unusual powers and abilities. But don’t call them superheroes! The stories are action-oriented and humourous, but definitely not what you’d expect from your average “superhero fiction.” From a human cell phone to a man who can conjure bacon out of thin air, these are unique, interesting characters, special . . .

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Pseudofunk by Red McCloud

The year was 2075. The USA had fallen decades ago. Aliens came to Earth in 1912. Humans are the minority. The place, the Milky Way. Full of colonies, each one lusting for freedom from the Gilded States of the Stars. One big ticking time bomb. The person, Kolt Saudwell, probably the least qualified for the tasks laid upon . . .

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The Awesome Adventures of Max Power by Wayne Basta

Max Power, secret agent, Nobel Laureate, private eye, is a big damn hero. All the chicks dig him. But when Femfa Tall, a rising starlet with a big problem, comes to him for help, he finds himself up against his arch-nemesis the evil Doctor Guy . . . again. No worries—ninjas, time travel, rebels with their own flags, robots, evil clones, Double Entendre, . . .

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Kano’s Necromantic Comedy by LWEndless

One of many undead, Kano makes her way in a futuristic world where humanity has all but died out. Armed with only her wits (and her personal force field), she fights against the destroyers of humanity, the necromancers. Plagued by visions of her past, she struggles to find purpose in a decaying world. . . .

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Solid story

By Joseph Kranak, member

Feb 25, 2012: Special people is about a world populated by people with special powers that aren’t really all that special. The superheroes have more mundane super powers, like being able to create bacon out of thin air and create neon lights. And Sevenhuysen spins a interweaving set of story arcs involving these characters and their dramas.

The writing is solid: good characterization, strong story, attention to detail. And Sevenhuysen gets you interested in the characters from the get go. I think this is [more . . .]

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