Romantic Stories

It’s Valentines Day, and love it or hate it, thoughts turn to romance. So here are some of my more romantic short stories, available to read for free:

Surprise Me – a barista tries to express his feelings in a magical coffee shop.

My Origami Heart – a love story on the way to the stars.

The Wonders of Earth – a traveler finds wonders and friendship as he returns to humanity’s roots.

Phoenix Season – poetry and magic meet on a smugglers’ shore.

Misprints – batling printers and hidden messages in 17th century Scotland.

Not All Hands Tell the Time – Professor Liveci finds more than she expected when Master Forenti fits her with a mechanical hand.

All the Beautiful Sunsets – Romance lingers on the cusp of night and day.

Taking Time – obsessed with his competitor, an engineer hacks a difference engine.

Songs of a New World – songbirds bring beauty to a terraformed world.