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In A Season Of Dead Weather
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Price: Free! Words: 20,810. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
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In a season of dead weather, the mind clutches at reality; but what does it find instead? Madness, or monsters? Ghosts, or things more terrible than ghosts? Illusions, or invasions? Dreams, or the darkness at the end of all nightmares? One thing is clear: these are tales that echoes tell, in a season of dead weather.
Chief - A Short Story (Tales from the Twisted Eden Sector)
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Series: Tales from the Twisted Eden Sector, 1.1. Price: Free! Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
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CHIEF Gabe has nothing to go home to now that his wife is dead. He's spent every hour since the news in the office, burying himself in his work. He had a stack of case files on his desk full of incidents that he would have to deal with. Among them was also news of something new that had come into town that might be able to bring his wife back to him.
Isaac's Bible (a flash fiction story)
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Series: Weird Supernatural Horror, Story 1. Price: Free! Words: 1,270. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(4.00 from 4 reviews)
Why is it every fifty-five and a half years on the solstice, children in Florence Parish start to go missing only to turn up with no memory of the event on the day after? (Addressing some of my initial reviews, I have updated the story. The sentence structure and astromathematics remain unchanged but my misleading descriptors are updated or properly hyphenated. My thanks for the suggestions.)
Ne-Fairy-ous Deeds
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Price: Free! Words: 1,270. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Captured by the Dark Fairies, the princess of the White Fairies is forced to make the ultimate sacrifice to save her people.
The Monster
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Price: Free! Words: 380. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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In a bedroom in the dark, someone is scared of The Monster. He is hiding, trying to keep himself safe from the creature he fears the most. Beware of the darkness, avoid the light, Fear The Monster, fear the night. Creature is coming, when you sleep, He is close, he will creep.
King of Lions
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Price: Free! Words: 12,760. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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When Keaton—a champion of the swordsman's circuit—falls in love with a promising up-and-comer in the female "Fox" division, he begins training her in hopes she will survive her upcoming fights. Keaton's own training falls by the wayside, and with a title defense against a murderous new contender hanging over his head, he must make the choice between his crown, his love, or his life.
Curse of the Gargoyle Abbot
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Price: Free! Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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Short story dark fantasy. A man's search for his missing brother brings him to a remote abbey. There he finds his answers- and suffers the Curse of the Gargoyle Abbot.
Aenima
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Price: Free! Words: 1,220. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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1000 words. A steampunk investigator discovers a missing scientist has created a strange clockwork angel.
Gravity, Restraint, and the Reason Icarus Fell
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Price: Free! Words: 2,760. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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It's just another boring night shift at the mental hospital. Until the old man with crazy eyes changes everything....
Slaughter Wolf
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Price: Free! Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
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Three fierce werewolf hunters corner their prey outside of a ravaged village only to find the beast does not flee from them but calmly waits. The werewolf hungers, but what he hungers for they do not understand. Soon they will learn a lesson about the nature of evil. If they survive, they may well wish they hadn’t.
Dangerous Voices
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Price: Free! Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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From Rae Carson, author of the acclaimed Fire and Thorns trilogy, comes an original short story about music, magic, and the healing power of friendship.
Fatal Melody
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Price: Free! Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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For centuries, I have killed men just by the power of my voice. I never touch them, I simply sing. But another little boy washed up at my feet today. And I can't take it anymore.
Goldilocks: Blonde Assassin
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Price: Free! Words: 3,000. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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It's a world of myth and legend. Ours is the story every child is told before bed time around the world. But this iconic tale has a new twist. You've never seen Goldilocks until you've seen her as the Blonde Assassin. Follow her on a mission that will prevent bedtime from ever being the same.
Mourning The Sun
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Price: Free! Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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The tarous are a peaceful and gentle race who unfortunately share their land with some not so gentle or peaceful neighbors. A clear and beautiful day is interrupted when a tarous village is a attacked, and a young calf gets her first glimpse of war.
Sixpence and Rye and a Snake in a Pie: A Fractured Nursery Rhyme
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Price: Free! Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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Fawkes the cook has had enough of Mr. Stuart's insults. And now Stuart's son is making advances on the maid, Fawkes' daughter. How much abuse can a good cook take? When it appears that a better position is within his grasp, Fawkes plots revenge, but even the best cooks can make a mistake, and snakes don't ask questions before they bite.
Wyrd Worlds
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Price: Free! Words: 90,490. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013 by WyrdStar. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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An anthology of short stories by an international collection of science-fiction and fantasy writers, covering a wide range of what is known as ‘speculative fiction’, from slices of fantasy and time travel to steampunk and science-fiction. The tales vary widely, yet are all born from the same drive to create, share ideas and above all to entertain!
Botched: A Tale of Taloria
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Price: Free! Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
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Flash fiction from the world of Taloria. When a hero hears of the plight of a small town in the clutches of evil nothing can stop him from riding in to save the day. But of course it helps to have your story straight.
Memoirs of a Sorcerer
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Price: Free! Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
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Ilthan has been wronged, and he intends to take back what is his. (Short Story)
Earth Blood
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Price: Free! Words: 990. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
When man inadvertently encroaches on a Dwarven mine, they fight back the only way they know how.
Bog Man
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Price: Free! Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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A perfectly preserved pre-historic cadaver is discovered in the fens and brought to a Museum. For the new Director it should present a major opportunity but is it real? And if it is, how come the pre-historic ring it's wearing also bears the marks of a local shop. And where is the Museum's Head Electrician? If the Director doesn't find answers soon the unthinkable may happen. He may look an idiot.