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The Blue Dress
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Price: Free! Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2013 by Wicked Windlass Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(5.00 from 1 review)
A young couple is trapped in a remote mountain cottage during the height of winter.
Danburgh Castle
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,170. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Lord Robert, Norman ruler of a region of England, spares the life of Emma, the widow of an Anglo-Saxon rebel. When his wife dies in childbirth he asks Emma to become nurse to his son at Danburgh Castle. But not everybody welcomes Emma's arrival at the stone keep. Lady Fiona, Lord Robert's fiancée, is suspicious of the nurse. A sensual Medieval romance. "A good quick read," Goodreads, Aug '12.
Vampire Cursed
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,070. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Gothic
Cursed to live alone. Existing as cold, soulless vampire. Nathaniel has been waiting for someone to love, a woman to break the witch's curse that holds him captive within the walls of his own home. Abby wants an interview with the elusive owner of Castle Lehr. One moment is all it takes for Nathaniel to realize his heart is bound to Abby's, but could she ever trust a vampire much less love one?
The Widower's New Bridegroom: A Modern Folktale
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Series: The Green Lady and Other Stories. Price: Free! Words: 7,750. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Gothic
(4.00 from 1 review)
A melancholy young gay man marries a widower, and becomes intrigued by the idea of his dead predecessor: the man he would love to be, and even love to love...
Drowning Ophelia
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,340. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
(4.20 from 5 reviews)
What began as a regular trip home turns drastically different for naive and melancholy Ophelia. Delayed in a dark manor, secrets unfold and sexualities unleash. Ophelia goes from a boring and unromantic life to stuck between two loves. It seems like a fairy tale, though not everything is sparkling. In Eva Natsumi’s debut erotic novella, she brings a new twist to Dracula and vampires in general.
The Glass Key: A Modern Folktale
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Series: The Green Lady and Other Stories. Price: Free! Words: 12,590. Language: British English. Published: October 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Gothic
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
For ten years Sam neither saw nor heard of his beautiful Araminta, who vanished before their wedding day - but now, suddenly she steps into his life again, with a fantastic adventure to tell: her journey to unlock the secret of the mysterious glass key.
The Canary: A Modern Folktale
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Price: Free! Words: 3,550. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Gothic
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Torn between loyalty to her sister and the man she loves, Damiah hopelessly pours out her heart to a golden canary - without realising that her little bird's song is full of the hope she lacks.
Unmasked
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,230. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Some curses are secret. But for a woman like Paulette, one glance in the mirror will remind her how monstrous she appears to others. When she stumbles into the netherworld of the Paris Opera House and encounters a man even more deformed, she learns that only he is able to see her for the beauty she is. The frightening bond they forge might prove that some curses—though unbreakable—may be overcome.
Gothic Angel
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Price: Free! Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Gothic
(5.00 from 1 review)
A young man is summoned to a remote location for a midnight rendezvous with his lover, but is not certain if she will come.
The Candle Maker's Widow
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Price: Free! Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Gothic
(4.00 from 1 review)
The Candle Maker's Widow is a short story exploring love and loss.
The Witch House
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Price: Free! Words: 8,880. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Gothic
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A young hiker intrudes upon the Witch House and learns the shocking truth behind the New Salem Witch.
Rhiannon
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,290. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(4.00 from 1 review)
Rhiannon, a Welsh farmer’s daughter, is smuggled into a walled English garrison town. Harboured by a merchant and his son, her happiness is shattered when her presence in their home is discovered. Taken to the castle, Rhiannon’s fate lies in the hands of Lord Edward. Will he believe Rhiannon’s claim that all she wants is to be a lady? "A bed-time story for grown-up girls," (4-stars, Goodreads).
Ashley's Rite
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,280. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
How far would you go for a second chance with lost love?
The Eye of The Universe
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Price: Free! Words: 6,600. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Gothic
(4.00 from 1 review)
The world will end unless two lovers agree to be separated for eternity. This quick read of a little less than 7,000 words by veteran romance writer Florence Witkop deals with what happens when one of those lovers learns the terms... and refuses to abide by them.
The Sleight of Heart: a modern folk tale
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Series: The Sleight of Heart and Other Stories. Price: Free! Words: 10,850. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A modern folk tale of love, deceit and murder... with a supernatural twist.
Valerie, A Story of a Vamp
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Price: Free! Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
Valerie is a young girl who has to lure men into back alleys to be the victims of three blood-thirsty vampires. This short story is one of her experiences. Valerie's tale continues in "Into the Blackest Night", a full vampire romance novel.
Claude & Sophia
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Price: Free! Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Gothic
Claude loves Sophia. ..And, of course, Sophia loves Claude. Or does she? A short story of tragic misunderstanding, mental imbalance and a macabre touch of romance, Claude & Sophia adds a light spin to the classic theme of unrequited love.
Dark Heart Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,220. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Gothic
This is a few of my pieces all in one, explaining the darkness in a heart by each poem or short story.
The Vision, A Dark Romance
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Gothic
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
It was only a children's game, put the chestnut beneath your pillow and dream of your future husband. However, the vision Cherie saw terrified her. How can she escape her grim fate?
The Castaway: a modern folktale
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Series: The Sleight of Heart and Other Stories. Price: Free! Words: 7,550. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Gothic
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A foundling baby is washed ashore in a lonely Cornish cove, and as he grows up his fate is strangely linked to the sea. When he meets a young woman who is escaping her past, he longs to pledge his heart to her... without realising that his heart was lost beneath the jealous waves, long ago.