"Questing Beast" is a 2006 science fiction short story by Ilona Andrews. It is about a small robot who has a computer virus which causes him to think he is Sir Pellinore. Read More
This is a guest post by Kate Croston
Since both of these stories are pretty short and written by the same author, I thought it would be safe to recommend them both.
First off, these stories are available for free and written under the pen name Spookysister7. I happened to run across them by a strange set of events. Read More
"Subjectivity" is a 1964 science fiction short story by Norman Spinrad. It is about the crew of an inter-stellar ship who use hallucinogenic drugs to deal with the boredom of long space flight. Read More
“Attention, People of Earth” is a 2009 science fiction short story by Paul Simms. It is about a strange message to humans from an alien species – letting us know what to expect when they arrive. Read More
"The Fermi Paradox Is Our Business Model" is a 2010 science fiction short story by Charlie Jane Anders. It is about a couple of aliens who are searching the galaxy for dead-but-profitable civilizations. Read More