Fiction

Tea Time

by Kristopher Hoffman I gotta tell you, it’s difficult being single and childless in this day and age. Seriously, people get downright offended when you don’t have children. And what’s worse, they will tell you just how offended they are. In great detail. At length. Without ceasing. “Imagine if your parent didn’t want you!” they’ll…

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Out of Order

by Kristopher Hoffman Out of Order by Kristopher Hoffman The day Clarise was granted her Ph.D was the proudest day of her life… until today. Eleven years of college had finally paid off. Today was her first day at CERN. Her theories in intersectional transdimensional collision cosmology had intrigued Dr. Gianotti, Director-General of the lab.…

Fiction

My Best Friend

by Kristopher Hoffman Not many girls can claim that their best friend while growing up was a warship. I can. You see, my father was a diplomat on a Sun Descending class Corvette. Yeah, I know, they decommissioned all of those long ago, but we still fly her. Just because the fleet has a new…