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The Namless Tomb: A Tale of Qamatra by Michael Treadway
Price: Free! Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Excavations into the old ruins are taking place before the Festival of the Lunar Eclipse in Qamatra. Nothing of value has been found yet, but what lies in wait deep in the bowels of the land?
Seed of David(Antonio's awakening #1) by Emma Ayisah
You set the price! Words: 53,230. Language: American English. Published: September 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Antonio Blake is a special human being. He possesses superhuman abilities. In the passage of time, evil begins to spring up in his city by an evil superhuman who attacks humans for no reason. Antonio has to stop that fire mutant, Sean from rising into power.
The Jinni of Dreams by Linda Talbot
Price: Free! Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
What would you do if a Jinni from the desert appeared in your back garden declaring he could make your dreams come true? In "The Jinni of Dreams", Lissie and Brin agree to carry out some tricky tasks to realise their dreams - from tackling a destructive giant toad to seeing off a sorceress. They even confront a headless horseman.
Personal Security Detail: A Short Story by B. Neil Brown
Series: The Thrown Down. Price: Free! Words: 4,300. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2016 by Flashover Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Archangel Michael never breaks the rules, but he bends them as often as possible. When an old man destined for hell dies in his sleep Michael comes calling to give the man some good news, he doesn't have to go to the darkness after all. Personal Security Detail is a short story of love and redemption set in B Neil Brown's world of the Thrown Down.
The Golden Hour by Ashe Thurman
Series: Latolan. Price: Free! Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Brought together by a chance of fate, what happens after you find the monster in the dark was just a man all along? A direct sequel to “A Red Ring of Light”.
Oh, for a Little Silence! by Suzy Stewart Dubot
Price: Free! Words: 1,120. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The voice in my head is supposed to be in English, and yet it sometimes forgets and speaks some kind of alien gibberish to me. That pisses me off!
The Warrior and The Old Thief by Eli Taff, Jr
Price: Free! Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The local innkeeper used to be one of the greatest warriors in the land. What happened to make him lay down his sword for good? When an old beggar reminds the former hero of the glory of his youth, can it be enough to revive the legend that he used to be? The bonds of friendship and loyalty are tested to the breaking point in this Story Shot by Eli Taff, J.r
The Phone Call (A Psychological Mystery Short) by R. Barri Flowers
Price: Free! Words: 18,230. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
The Phone Call is a psychological mystery short in which a wife must confront her deepest fears when she receives an unlikely phone call. The shocking climax will stay with you long after you finish this domestic tale of suspicion and suspense.
Where Women Live by Joanne Surridge
Price: Free! Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(5.00 from 1 review)
The house has stood for a long time, and the new tenants are just an ordinary couple. Just the same as many others over the years, in neighbourhoods that grow up in towns and cities everywhere. Who are the other occupants, of the house, who are so interested in the events that are unfolding in front of them? How do they know what is going to happen and how can they try and make a difference?
Jem the Beast Hunter by Giles J. M. Blackley
Price: Free! Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(4.00 from 1 review)
A spiked morning star of a short story. A girl named Jem sets out through rocky and white-tipped peaks. The contract: to locate the beast's lair and bring what it guards to the client. Will she find the lair and what the creature guards? Read this free short story and find out...
Reparations by T. A. Hernandez
Price: Free! Words: 5,690. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
The scars of war can never be erased... Amaya is an enchantress in a world where magic is heavily restricted. After a brutal civil war tears her country apart, she must come to terms with everything that has happened and find a way to face her past.
The Day The World Stopped Loving by DJ Cowdall
Price: Free! Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
What would life be like if you took things that matter so much for granted, that one day they were gone? How bitter would you become if no one loved you, and what would your life be like? An exploration of just that, through the eyes of one man. A man given the chance to avoid a lifetime's regret. A self contained short story.
Hunger by Ulf Wolf
Price: Free! Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The man is freshly arrived and freshly awake. He’s not even hungry yet—not even aware of hunger yet. He surveys his new prison. But he has questions. He meets Cheetah, who would answer them, were he not hungry.
My Name is Blade by Ulf Wolf
Price: Free! Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
You might think that a blade of grass does not have much going for it. Think again. Often trod upon and made to sustain bovine life, there’s more to grass than meets the eye (or foot). Blade likes to muse, and muse he does, upon life and death and sex and their lot in life.
Upon Reflection by Eli Taff, Jr
Price: Free! Words: 670. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A wizard at the end of a long life. He lies on his deathbed, reflecting on absent friends and the only woman he has ever loved. This very short story was written as a fun little look at romance, magic, and the act of personal self-reflection.
Малк и наложница Тьмы by Сергей Тихонов
You set the price! Words: 6,710. Language: Russian. Published: August 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Эпоха та скрыта вуалью легенд и домыслов. И не можем мы утверждать, что события те случились на самом деле. Как не можем утверждать и обратное (из рукописи, найденной под александрийским маяком)
The Cave by Eli Taff, Jr
Price: Free! Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Three orphaned sisters find a journal allegedly written by their long-lost father. They must decide whether or not to believe what is written inside, for their father's ramblings are more than fantastical. Monsters, ancient evil, and a world of danger await them, but if they want to ever see their father again, the sisters must pass through The Cave.