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The Story
Price: Free! Words: 850. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
A cautionary short tale of the dangers of promiscuous bibilophilia. An 800 word short story.
Carnival
Price: Free! Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
It's not the coin you pay to get into the sideshow that bothers you, it's being fooled by the hucksters. But if you go the carnival thinking you're prepared for hoaxes and braced against trickery, you're ready game for the master showman, because he knows you better than you think. Even so, it's not him you have to be afraid of. Is it the show? Or is what you don't know about yourself?
Transcripts from the Other Side
Price: Free! Words: 7,030. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Fantasy » General
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Today is Bill's lucky day: he's dead. Transcripts Series Part 1, Transcripts from the Other Side Part 2, Heaven: The Beta-test (out now) Part 3, coming soon
The Corpse King
Price: Free! Words: 12,490. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Sixty years before the events of ELEGY: Book One of the Arbiter Codex, a young Arbiter named D'Arden Tal and his mentor, Havox Khaine, venture into a strange kingdom on the edge of nowhere. Within the borders of this nameless land lie horrors beyond imagining, and a monarch named THE CORPSE KING. For fans of Robert E. Howard, Karl Edward Wagner and Andrzej Sapkowski.
Beasts of Burden
Price: Free! Words: 5,540. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
In the royal household the lord's eldest son, Kan, lives a life of privilege. Chosen by God and fate, he will one day assume his father's throne. But in a land where divine providence comes with giant stature and dominion over the giant, shaggy beasts that toil on the Komasaru plains, Kan senses that something is wrong. What he discovers threatens the very foundation of his entire world.
Jikininki
Price: Free! Words: 2,800. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Horror » Undead
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Emi Nakano just wants to eat carrion in peace. And thanks to a business deal she had going with Goro Nanase, that was possible...until a group of teenagers posed a threat to her way of life. No big deal, though. She'll just scare them off; how hard can it be? Jikininki is eighth story in the Bestiary Tales.
The Wild
Price: Free! Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Nekona is a feared and respected hunter... but she is also quite the airhead. Being the energetic and silly humanoid cat that she is, she often causes her tribe much trouble and misunderstands the deeper meanings of things. Upon hearing of a tournament, Nekona sets out to find exciting battle but is sidetracked upon smelling something really tasty!
Edwin
Price: Free! Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
"Edwin" is a fantasy short story about a Storyteller who suffers from blank spots in his memory. The problem is when he wakes up one time covered in blood. Read it for free at http://stories.osterin.com
Finding Kindness
Price: Free! Words: 1,130. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Binna and her two children are starving. In a park where angel statues frolick, surely they'll meet a kind stranger. But everyone turns a cold shoulder until Binna meets an unlikely beggar. (Short story)
What the Dead Fear
Price: Free! Words: 14,240. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In Limbo, the dead are forbidden from meddling in the destinies of the living. When Juniper discovers her friend is in danger, she must choose whether to sacrifice her eternal freedom to save the innocent.
Epilogue for a Lost Tale
Price: Free! Words: 2,440. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2011 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is a bittersweet tale of love, loss and immortality.
Winter's Bite
Price: Free! Words: 17,560. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2011 by Doomed Muse Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Many years ago, Ysabon made her living by the sword as a skilled mercenary. Now she lives in Westedge with her brother's children, tending to the animals and afraid of dying old and useless. When a horrible winter storm drives monsters down from the mountains, Ysabon can save her family and her village if she finds the strength to take up the sword for a final battle. (A short story.)
The Master of Dimensional Intrigue
Price: Free! Words: 16,850. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When an accountant for a high tech company is accidentally transported to an alternate dimension he finds himself carried along on a series of amusing escapades. Short on descriptive passages yet long on humor and ingenious ideas. A quick read for those who like light fantasy.
Trial by Fire
Price: Free! Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
From the Author of The Changeling King. Ever imagined what its like to be a dragon? Wondered what it would be like to feel the wind rush beneath your wings or the fire to swell in your chest before bursting forth from your mouth? This is the official biography of Al'ahzaab, the Golden One. Fighter, mate, father, dragon.
Alice and the Rabbit - A Shards of Heaven Story
Price: Free! Words: 7,250. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Alice knew she wasn't anywhere near drunk enough to be sitting on the manicured lawn in a quaint little garden looking at a large white rabbit, especially one quite so well dressed. She had been at the wedding rehearsal, now left wondering if Brian had been spiking her drinks. Alice could only wonder what her therapist in Toronto was going to make out of this...
Bone Soup
Price: Free! Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
An orphaned boy is sent into exile in a cold winter. Desperate for food, he turns to a supernatural heirloom to fight off starvation, but survival may come with a price. A short story.
The Incarnator
Price: Free! Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Another day, another sack of gold. Ah, such is the life of the Incarnator: transmuter of souls, assuager of grief, and the embodiment of a very important man.
Inner Fire (Sexy Non-Erotic Free Fantasy)
Price: Free! Words: 6,980. Language: Canadian English. Published: April 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Areesal is on a quest for green fire! But what will the end result be for this shy elven lass who still pulls away from her own fiance and hides from her parents?
The Eighth City: A Torch in the Darkness
Series: The Eighth City, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 9,490. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The first in The Eighth City Series, A Torch in the Darkness is the start of Sebastian's journey into the Below, a refuse heap beneath the Eighth City where only the most vicious survive. The story follows Sebastian as he attempts to discover what happened to his parents and what his strange dreams mean. Caught in the middle of powerful forces, he is left to find his own way in a dangerous world.
Stumped: A Tale of Taloria
Price: Free! Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Flash fiction from the world of Taloria. William has been having the most fantastic dream, and he's been having it for quite some time. There's just one problem: a troublesome stump keeps getting in the way.

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