Arc I: First Contact
Chapter 1: Kicking Starward
Chapter 2: Spacetime
Chapter 3: The Ones Who Came Before
Chapter 4: A Moth in a Hurricane
Chapter 5: Ripples in a Cosmic See
Chapter 6: Hyperbolic
Chapter 7: Radioactive
Chapter 8: Wanderlust
Chapter 9: Drive
Chapter 10: Arrivals
Chapter 11: Dark Harvest
Chapter 12: A Prayer for Brighter Days
Interlude α: Martians

Arc II: Conflux Problems
Chapter 13: Humans in Funny Suits
Chapter 14: The Devils of our Better Natures
Chapter 15: Poor Coordination Polka
Chapter 16: That Other, Slightly Better World
Chapter 17: Stranger in a Strange Land
Chapter 18: Wreckage on the Sea of Time
Chapter 19: Correspondence Bias

Sideways in Hyperspace is serial science fiction by Fiona Nightingale. New chapters are posted every Sunday. If you’re enjoying Sideways in Hyperspace, please share it. You can also vote for the story once per day on