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In the Arms of Night
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fairy tales
You shouldn’t tread in the woods alone. In the arms of night. Shouldn’t tread in the woods alone. In the arms of night… When Micah finds his pregnant wife suffering from a high fever and a vicious rash, he dreads the diagnosis. The Arms of Night have been known to kill, and their first child is due in a month. To save her, Micah must tread in the woods alone, perilous as they may be…
A Moment of Madness
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,480. Language: British English. Published: June 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
All is not quiet on the Western Front. As Jackson prepares to go over the top, he must fight the demons in his head as well as the terror in his heart. In the mud and blood and death, a moment of madness seizes Jackson as the war around him merges with the brutal insanity in his own mind. When the whistles blow, the Hun across the muddy battlefield are not the only enemy to be overcome.
Victimless
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A murderer's defense team proposes a novel approach to making crime truly victimless (or at least as victimless as it can be, considering it IS a crime.) “Victimless" is a speculative fiction short story.
Witcher: The Red Doctrine
Price: Free! Words: 5,440. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Prior to the events of The Witcher 2: Assassins of Kings, a monster slayer from the school of the Viper, Letho of Gulet, embarks on a dangerous hunt. After accepting a contract from a local resident in Ban Ard, the largest city of the Kaedwen Empire, the witcher has been tasked with investigating the small forest town of Salisbury. Superstition runs rampant.
My Selkie
Price: Free! Words: 2,850. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
Set in a small island in northern Scotland in the 1840s, this short fantasy tale introduces Maggie, a young woman who falls in love with a supernatural creature from the sea, and her brothers who make their living as fishermen.
Season Finale - War!
Series: Requiem for Eden. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,200. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Season 1 Finale. War! The Norsemen are invading from the north, Lucid’s warriors from the east, with Thor and Asteri coming from west and south. All racing towards Michael’s vastly outnumbered Guardians waiting at Monte Sancto.
Episode 9 - The Norsemen
Series: Requiem for Eden. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,820. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Requiem For Eden - Season 1: Episode 9. The Norsemen The False Prophet’s sneaky plan to raise the Dark Prince is slinking along nicely and everything looks like it’s going to work out just peachy for the lawyer. Usually does. Hardess is bringing his army south, the most feared fighters there has ever been. Michael’s guardians will fight to the last man, and if Lucid has anything to do with it,
Unsafe, Unsound
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,410. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Ethan and his family live on the outskirts of town, between civilization and the total lack of it. Ma always keeps the shotgun handy. Ethan's brother announces a nighttime visitor as "a dead man coming up the road". The man surely looks halfway to death, but Ethan fears his brother, touched in the head after a long illness, sees something else. Something more.
Tales from Forgotten Days
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,230. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"Tales from Forgotten Days" collects five never-before-seen stories from fantasy and science fiction writer Kate MacLeod: the high fantasy murder mystery "Impostor Apparition", the western weird tale "Unsafe, Unsound", the pseudo-Egyptian fantasy "Tear of a Sphinx", the early Bronze Age fantasy "Changing Tides" and "In the Waste Places", the sequel to "Oil Fire".
Changing Tides
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,500. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The goddess Ninedinni loses an epic battle with her consort/son and falls to the sea. She washes ashore and a widow rescues her. Ninedinni feels the life already growing inside her. The cycle repeats: birth, childhood, adulthood, battle. For so many lifetimes Ninedinni tried to change the cycle, but always failed. "Changing Tides", a tale of humans and deities, and forces stronger than both.
Impostor Apparition
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,690. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A confused ghost pulls herself out of nothingness to find a dead woman soaked in blood in a hollow outside of a temporary village of tents. The ghost remembers nothing, not even her own death. But the hollow stinks of magic. "The Impostor Apparition", a tale of murder and court intrigue, told by a most unusual narrator.
In the Waste Places
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,970. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Ku-Aya drives her goats towards home, but danger follows close at their heels. Hungry hyenas desperate for food, sure, but something worse that drives the hyenas on. The fog. It rolls in from the mountains at sunset. The cities built walls to protect them, but Ku-Aya's village lies bare, only standing stones marking the graves of her ancestors keep her safe. If she reaches them in time.
Betrayal of Eralavict: Episode 5: The Suits
Series: Betrayal of Eralavict. Price: Free! Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » African American fiction » General
In this final episode of segment 1, Khezzy is faced with the Suits. A government organization that lives behind the veil. The city where Khezzy comes from have tasted the Suits in small doses, enough to have slight familiarity with them, but never truly know them. For Khezzy, that was all about to change.
Betrayal of Eralavict: Episode 4: Kharver Dip
Series: Betrayal of Eralavict. Price: Free! Words: 9,610. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » African American fiction » General
Kharver Dip. A location shrouded in mystery and cloaked in the shadow. After much time of abandonment any creature could have stopped by and taken up residence. A benevolent being or a malicious one. Sounds like good Saturday in the making to Khezzy.
Legacy
Series: Tales from the Twisted Eden Sector, Book 6. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,950. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Not all magic is equal. Even hard work and determination is no match for skills passed on from generation to generation, each time being built upon and growing stronger. These old magic families have hoarded their secrets with every generation, using them to get ahead where they could - or leaving a mess for their progeny to deal with as soon as they have passed.
Betrayal of Eralavict: Episode 3: Bomb Dinner: Kaboom!
Series: Betrayal of Eralavict. Price: Free! Words: 6,320. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » African American fiction » General
Love is in the air. Khezzy is elated, but afraid. Her parents will overreact and throw their hands up like they don't care. And when they're done, on the floor is where Khezzy will be laid. Let the good times roll.
Evidence
Series: Tales from the Twisted Eden Sector, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,810. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Magic can end up in the hands of anyone if they know where to look. Magical items litter the streets if you know where to look, and will work for anyone who happens upon them. While the Syndicate tries to keep them from falling into the wrong hands - or any hands at all - even they don`t know how many remain outside of the Evidence Locker at the back of the office.
Against The Clock, and Other Stories
Price: Free! Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
AGAINST THE CLOCK, AND OTHER STORIES is a collection of three short stories that focus on the human emotion and interaction when stacked against the odds.
Visitors
Series: Tales from the Twisted Eden Sector, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,310. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
They don’t fall from the sky, travelling from far beyond the stars to explore and conquer. The skies hold secrets, but those still out there are not nearly as dangerous as the ones who have already made their way through.
Laid Bare
Price: Free! Words: 4,640. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
There is poison stinging the air and the only safe refuge for humans is underground. The most satisfying food in the world that sustains humans are wings from Angels, which they hunt down and use for nefarious purposes after eating their wings. Two sibling Angels get caught and held captive underground. The male sibling Virtue must convince his human captor to let both him and his sister go.