Rekindle Your Wonder

Science Fiction, Fantasy, & Inspirational Fiction

Guest Host at Joy on Paper on 2/9/23

Author Appearances

Gulfport IndieFaire

3rd Saturday Market on Beach Blvd S in Gulfport, FL

Saturday, May 20th from 5-9 PM

Local Authors Bria Burton and John Rehg

Visit my booth on Beach Blvd South in Gulfport, FL, where author John Rehg and I will be signing our books. We'd love to meet you and chat with you.

Guest Host at Joy on Paper on 9/8/22

Latest Release in Print

Humor with a Speculative Twist

Books Make Great Gifts! Send a copy to family and friends who love humor and science fiction/fantasy.

Be sure to get a copy for yourself. Because you deserve a laugh.

Humor Meets Science Fiction

An artificially intelligent avatar who can't wait to NOT do what she was programmed to do in...

Backlash \ Frontlash / Whiplash

by Bria Burton

featured in The Light Fantastic

Software developer Dora has created the world's most advanced artificial intelligence hologram called Aya. Intended to be an avatar who elevates the user in social media spheres, the testing phase proves that the proverbial off switch doesn't apply to genuine AI. 

My Facebook Avatar is self-aware, and I interviewed my robot vacuum

Because my story is about artificial intelligence, I decided to create an avatar on Facebook who would "become" self-aware and take over (all in fun--it's not a real thing...yet). I also interviewed my robot vacuum (see Youtube video below). And you can visit my FB page HERE.

"Read. Regain a sense of awe. Rekindle your wonder."

-Bria Burton

Novellas and Short Stories

Short Fiction

Looking for inspirational and heartwarming novellas? The Running Girls and Little Angel Helper will tug on your heartstrings.

More in the mood for family-friendly pet humor? Meet two lovable, furry friends in Lance & Ringo Tails.

Looking for historical science fiction set during the American Revolution? On Both Sides and Her Midnight Ride are companion pieces and quick reads.

If a classic retelling with a fantasy twist suits you, look no further than The Count of the Alician Apocalypse. For a speculative twist on classic art, you'll enjoy The Eyes of Mona Lisa.

More in the mood for science fiction with a romantic subplot? Check out AOB.

Visit Bria Burton's Amazon Author Page for more great short reads.

Find Bria on Goodreads, Amazon, Blogger, Spotify, & More

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