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The Highwayman
Price: Free! Words: 2,560. Language: American English. Published: July 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Some say that Magic is forbidden; others say that it is dead, or never existed. The foolish will stop at nothing to unlock its secrets. However, some secrets are best left buried, and all magic comes at a price. For those souls who cannot pay the price, The Highwayman is sent to collect.
Pirates of the High Salt
Price: Free! Words: 12,270. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
When Calanda disguises herself as a boy and ships out with a pirate hunter, she discovers the High Salt to be a harsh and unforgiving place. And when she and her crew cross paths with the mysterious pirate ship Black Magic, she finds that a single misjudgment could doom her to a life of piracy under an inhuman captain who wields arcane powers. (Novelette length. Suitable for YA readers.)
The Unlucky Thief
Price: Free! Words: 13,740. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Black and white, a blue crystal it cradles within. From the Sunken Moon it came, in the green earth it must remain. Kept safe in the hands of a king, kept safe in a living embrace. Lost it cannot be, but lost it was.
He Wakes Up
Price: Free! Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A screenplay for a short movie. The story is about a man who wakes up remembering his last night dream.
Wife. Daughter. Dessert.
Price: Free! Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Eighteen-year-old Anya is sold in marriage to a rich and cruel old man. Her stepdaughter Sela promises help, but where do her loyalties really lie? At 1,000 words, this story is flash fiction and can be devoured in 15 minutes or less.
The Short Story Fantasies of Christopher A. Cameron
You set the price! Words: 13,240. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2017 by Arthur W. Ritchie. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This is a baker's dozen of short stories in every subject imaginable, and each with an O'Henryesque ending.
The Feast
You set the price! Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
“Barbarianism is the natural state of mankind. Civilization is unnatural. It is the whim of circumstance. And barbarianism must ultimately triumph” Robert E. Howard
The wardrobe and The Little Boy
You set the price! Words: 410. Language: Simple English. Published: July 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Children always believe they have imaginary friends and parents find it difficult to believe.The are things in this world that we don't understand but they exit.And no one ever remembers whether they ever had an imaginary friend. This story is to tell parents to at least believe in their children.
Sellswords
Series: The Red Death. Price: Free! Words: 22,620. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Twenty years ago, the world started to dying. Now a young wild mage sellsword must deal not only with Demons and the Undead, but the return of the mysterious Fey as well. All the while staying alive and finding work in a high magic world struggling to come rise from the ashes of a now dead world.
The Rise of Insanity
Price: Free! Words: 2,390. Language: American English. Published: July 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Dragor (that’s me) creates Equestria and conquers it.
A Last Good Day (A Glass Bottles Story)
Price: Free! Words: 6,350. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2017 by Paper Angel Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Family outings are fun. Getting together, sharing some good times and making good memories. But what kind of memories are made when the world changes? A loving father, a doting mother, and two children. It’s a rewarding, quiet life. That life is changed in an instant when the world changes, and an idyllic Friday becomes a shocking nightmare.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Billy Joe.
Price: Free! Words: 520. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A mysterious man stands by a stream. He sings one song then disappears.
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.
Sarian: The Young Savior of a Falling Kingdom
Price: Free! Words: 8,230. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
She is just one girl, in the middle of a conflict she wishes never existed. Until she is given a choice to end it all, but at a great price. Sometimes, you need to make sacrifices for a greater good.