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Bach Lights
Price: Free! Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
I have a theory: Bach is God. Well, if not GOD God then at least of the same substance. Of sounds there are none more God-like than those first measures of the Toccata and Fugue in D-minor (or D-Moll as my Archiv German pressing says). They arrived through the ceiling, from a distant somewhere up there in the darkness, as descending lashes of beauty to ease the frozen silence.
Blood Magic
Price: Free! Words: 5,900. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Myth and magic collide in this story about choices, transformation, and retribution.
Apparition Lit, Issue 2: Delusion (April 2018)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,150. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Welcome to Apparition Literary Magazine, a quarterly speculative fiction magazine that features short stories and poetry. As the second issue of our magazine, our theme is DELUSION, meaning a belief or impression that is firmly maintained despite being contradicted by what is generally accepted as reality or rational argument.
Αναζητήσεις
Series: Αναζητήσεις ευτυχίας, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,560. Language: Greek. Published: April 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
" ... Μια φορά κι έναν ανήσυχο καιρό, η Δικαιοσύνη, μεγαλόπρεπη κι επιβλητική, θεάθηκε να κάθεται μόνη στο κατώφλι τ' ουρανού. Την είδε ο Χρόνος και την πλησίασε. - Τι συμβαίνει; Τη ρώτησε με έγνοια ...
Play With Me
Price: Free! Words: 10,180. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Diary of Valentine Orphanet, Witch. Tales of hauntings over 50 years chill the bone more than the November storms. Armed with a camera, tape recorder and a weeks worth of practice in protection spells, they set up camp in the recently acquired home of Deirdre Chesterton. It's not a case of whether they can spend a night in a haunted house, it's whether they will survive.
Blood of my Blood (The Beginning)
Price: Free! Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2018 by Dream Catcher Publishing House. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
This is the first of series of short stories about a vampire named Christian Retisal. One day a man dressed in a black suit arrives and orders Christian to a ball that is hosted by the vampire Queen Noir and the Black Society. Follow Christian and his beautiful understudies, Sicily and Victoria as the twist turns of this underworld unfold.
Blood of Shadows
Price: Free! Words: 14,650. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
When she's followed by three men, Muhulda has no idea why anyone would target her. With the help of a Shadow Walker, she's able to find the answer. But it's an answer she wishes she didn't have.
Aurealis #109
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,870. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2018 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Issue #109 of Aurealis has new fiction from Terrance Macmanus, Gus Moreno and Lynette Aspey as well as reviews and two new compelling articles. It has enough to keep you entertained and up to date until, well until issue #110 comes along next month.
Dracones Primalthorn
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,270. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Ilyium, a powerful group of druid witches, and dragonkind co-exist with an uneasy truce, neither friend nor foe, until demons invade Tartaria. As Primalthorn, the ultimate guardian, it is Skulla’s duty to protect all dragonkind, along with any innocents. But when the Ilyium call on him for assistance, for the first time, he’s hesitant, as his choices may just end all dragonkind.
Wandering - Wandering life
Series: Wanderings, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,400. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 8, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Once upon an anxious time, Justice, magnificent and imposing, was seen to sit alone on the threshold of the sky. The wise Time approached her and asked with a sense of concern: "What is wrong, Justice?"
Sky In The Ground
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Sadie shows Henry a secret place she calls the sky in the ground at the base of a huge, old tree. They are teenagers in the white-hot early stages of love. There's a cost for entering this portal. Sadie understands this perfectly but Henry needs convincing. Once their decisions are made, both their worlds will be forever altered.
Welcome to the Dark World
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,330. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Thirteen short stories that will leave you wondering who the real monsters are.
The Rat with Red and Blue Eyes
Price: Free! Words: 8,450. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
A special rat personally takes responsibility to protect the decaying town of Inanis. A town where urban legends and myths come from. He will have his friends and family join him as he faces mythic creatures and monsters. There will be weird occurrences, strange beings, and dangerous adventures for this small and strange rat that tries to be a hero for a town that didn't ask for him.
The Wardrobe
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,960. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
A war is fought close to the City in a far away time. A man of the era leads his men to victory at all costs. When insanity is the natural state of existence, all that remains is the fight. No more dodgers!
The Sword Of Heroes(April Fools!)
Price: Free! Words: 1,020. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
After finding out that Herobrine's horsemen were bent on destroying various towns and villages, Steve must hurry and find the legendary sword so that he can take on the self-proclaimed king of mobs before it is too late.
The Summer Sojourn from The Rhuna Tales
Price: Free! Words: 12,430. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In this short novella complementing the full-length novel series, Rhuna attends a special school on a lovely Pacific island, and during the summer break, she visits a nearby island where she mingles with the native residents. Everything appears fine on the surface until one terrifying night in which Rhuna and her group must flee from the island or be killed in a brutal uprising.
Sacrifice (Sacred Amulet, Part Two)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,480. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
Mating an outcast requires a blood sacrifice The gods are not so forgiving or forgetful and they will demand a high price for Ebube's and Ugo's disobedience.
Factor Four Magazine: Issue 1
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 16,370. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Factor Four Magazine is a quarterly magazine featuring flash fiction stories from the Speculative Fiction realm. This is Issue 1: April 2018
The Stump and the Spire
Series: Book of Deacon. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,850. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Previously only available in larger collections, The Stump and the Spire is an individual release of two short stories in the Book of Deacon setting. The titular story is about a pair of children who rediscover a terrible relic from their world’s past. The second story, Seeking the Shadow, depicts the first meeting of an assassin and his partner.
A Meager Hero
Price: Free! Words: 6,640. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Aiden isn't smart or strong, but he has the responsibility of saving the world from the black dragon Belial. He jumped at the opportunity and the fate of the world rests on his shoulders. He will encounter many people who will try to get rid of him whether he knows it or not. Along the way, he will even encounter the previous hero who tried to face Belial but failed.