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The Gift
Series: The Dark Corner, III. Price: Free! Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Gift is the third story in the Dark Corner series from Easton Livingston. It is a fantasy short story.
A Song to Soothe the Restless
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014 by Twice Told Tales II. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
A haunted child, a balladeer with an unearthly duty, a wild rural fantasy. Daniel R. Robichaud breathes a little Appalachian magic into fantasy fiction with the creation of a contemporary wandering hero: Jim Sargent the roaming balladeer whose guitar can tame devils and ease ghosts to their reward. Follow his adventures across modern America . . .
The Death of the Party
Price: Free! Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
"I stepped forward and stretched forth my pale hand. She grasped it gently. 'It’s charming to meet you,' I said, and, with a perfunctory bow, I planted a light kiss on the back of her hand." Greek mythology meets modern culture in this flash fiction tale.
Cherry Blossom and Other Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,360. Language: Australian English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The important moments in life are as fleeting as cherry blossom. Love and family are just as ephemeral. A collection of literary fantasy stories - contemporary themes laced with magic. And of course, a couple of canines.
The Catwitch
Price: Free! Words: 650. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a short story I wrote of one of my own fictional characters, The Catwitch. In this story, she's an immortal witch with way too much time on her hands. She's a wicked little witch who entertains herself with the mortal civilians living in the city. When one of her creations puts the citizens in danger, she goes out of her way to make sure her source of "fun" isn't taken away. Enjoy.
Aurealis #68
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,980. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
More of the best speculative fiction from Aurealis. This issue contains fiction, reviews and general information that provides a wealth of entertainment. If you love speculative fiction (and even if you don't) you should get this.
Blood and Water
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,850. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Egypt, 8000 years ago. A god dies. His soul does not. Men quest into the world to find it. This is Blood and Water, a high fantasy novella that explores the mystery and power of man's relationship to his environment. Unlike nature, man can choose the manner of his existence. Will he kill by the sword, or live by his reason? Sometimes, that choice is one of faith. An Isis Wept adventure.
Astronomical Odds
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,170. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The "Astronomical Odds" anthology contains short SF/Fantasy/Horror/Humor stories with a mathematical twist. New and established speculative fiction authors include Ken Altabef, Michelle Ann King, Edoardo Albert, John A. McColley, Jennifer R. Povey, James Aquilone, Martin Clark, Iain Ishbel, Garry McNulty, Nick Slosser, Benjamin T. Smith, Susan Nance Carhart, and Adele Gardner. Juliana Rew, Editor
The Port and The Storm
Series: ASH BLACK. You set the price! Words: 14,230. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Once upon a time, there was a tiny port town. Encounters herein are rarely chance. Simple trinkets rarely so trivial. And suspicious benefactors always closer (to the root of the problem) than they appear.
Travelers Among Strange Worlds (Short Stories)
Series: A Trio of Short Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,430. Language: American English. Published: March 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
A trio of short stories about traveling to strange worlds, featuring "Silent Observers," "The Kitterun Five Tourist Trap" and "The Wizards of Flushington."
Curse of the Monkey's Paw
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,270. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014 by Alban Lake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Monkey's Paw is a dark and spooky tale by W. W. Jacobs. It’s worth noting that Jacobs was acclaimed by Henry James, G. K. Chesterton, and Christopher Morley as one of the best writers of his time. For this, the 150th anniversary of his birth, M. R. Williamson has written three more outstandingly spooky tales in the same vein as a tribute to this master of strange stories.
The Cursed
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,740. Language: American English. Published: March 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Lena is missing some of her memories and only a mysterious man named Damian can help her get them back. In the midst of all this chaos a prophecy tells her that she will be dragged down to the Underworld to become the servant of Persephone, Queen of the Underworld. The only way to avoid her fate is if Lena gets her memories back, but the more she regains the more her fate seems unavoidable.
Insects and Elephants
Series: Wes Writers and Publishers. Price: Free! Words: 9,820. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014 by Wes Writers & Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Insects & Elephants are about governments gone hilariously awry. In "Mabel's Elephant Problem," Mabel Sanger has to outwit Sue the humanoid sent to spy on her. The New Government doesn't tolerate free thinking. They just might tattoo bananas all over you. Bunny Marie has cicada issues in "The Cicadas Have Landed." Bunny has quite a burden with her Texas hair, her morals, and a hitchhiking bug.
When Voices are Heard on the Green
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,400. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014 by Twice Told Tales II. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
To save her village's unborn children from an unspeakable curse, Liesa must match her mettle against a ghostly army. Daniel R. Robichaud reveals new depths to the grimdark school of fantasy in this tale of heroism and sorrow.
The Eye of Odin
Price: Free! Words: 6,180. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Three hundred years have passed since half of Earth froze, and the human race has settled other planets under the supervision and control of a military contractor that harnessed the powers of the higher mind. But when the daughter of a warrior clan who made her fortune in the contractor’s service discovers a dark secret beneath their dominion, she must learn to fight like the old gods.
The Mermaid's Tail
Price: Free! Words: 6,410. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Dane meets a woman on the California coast and falls in love... it just sucks that the girl of his dreams happens to be a mermaid. Talk about your cultural barrier! How on Earth will Dane be able to take this one home to meet mother?
Le Bosquet
Price: Free! Words: 1,740. Language: French. Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Endelme est un enfant curieux, qui part à la découverte de son monde.
Foy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,940. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Foy, a troubled young gnome, begins his process of healing after being left on a work farm by his parents.
A Rotten Core
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,790. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Fairytales. Myths. The lie of eternal happiness without consequences, without effort. The rotten core that feeds the impossible story. Here is a collection of stories that bring the rotten core to the surface. Stories where the happy ending is anything but guaranteed.
Dead Lost
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,890. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Disappearance, love, and coming back from the dead were not what these girls were expecting. Collection of four stories. "Read this one and I loved it. The first few sentences had me! It's definitely a book I would love to read more of if you expand. Amazing."