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The One Way Forward
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Series: Long Shadows on a Wide Plain. Price: Free! Words: 35,500. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 19, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A young prince Calum escapes his bed in the dead of night to meet with the illusive wanderer, known to the men of Calum’s kingdom as Roland the Ferocious, at a crossroads. And with that, Calum begins his journey west to the kingdom of Dunway where he seeks a new life. Only the forests stand between Calum and his new home, but how will the young Calum survive the trails he finds within.
All That Glitters
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Price: Free! Words: 2,270. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Consumerism, capitalism, and self image: it's all wrapped up in a neat plastic package for us, isn't it? In this short story, a robot woman comes across a box of her old childhood parts. Nostalgia and regret mix as she contemplates how materialism affected her upbringing.
After The Wedding and The Woman Who Could Smell the Future: Two Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Two flash fiction stories: In "After the Wedding," Galatea struggles with the challenges of married life, questions about her own origin, and the boundaries of her own nature, as imposed by her creator and husband. In "The Woman Who Could Smell the Future," a woman of humble ambitions discovers that even the silliest of superpowers can give you an edge in life and job-hunting.
Dreams of the Damned, Vol. 4
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Series: Dreams of the Damned. Price: Free! Words: 18,460. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The journey halts. Are the travelers trapped in an inn? Chained in the darkness of a tomb? As answers await, let's discover a court enclosed in an infernal chamber, wherein no soul is safe. And hear the tale of a creature hunting for a trophy. See a vision wherein a prayer is truly answered. Learn why our good intentions may lead us to hell. Listen as a whisper paints the dreams of the damned …
Global Warming Fun 3: A Tick In Time
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Series: Global Warming Fun. Price: Free! Words: 12,590. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
George Kelso expected to die from cancer and exposure on a cold fall night in Central Park in New York City. Instead, he woke in the morning experiencing the telepathic thoughts of intelligent ants! This short story is the third item of an emerging sci-fi/fantasy series of short stories and novellas that chronicle an increasingly unstable world due to climate change.
Thirsty
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Price: Free! Words: 7,490. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(4.00 from 1 review)
A young man is kidnapped from his fiancee's apartment complex. His abductor performs terrible experiments on him, seeking to unlock some hidden potential...and that potential may be his only route to freedom. But at what cost?
Dream Murder
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Price: Free! Words: 8,240. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Kerry Finch is a homicide detective with a special trick for solving crimes: he can walk in dreams. When his latest investigation leads to a personal challenge from someone--or something--in Dream, he must face the possibility that his unique ability may lead to his death.
The Reckoning
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Price: Free! Words: 13,120. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015 by SlateRunPublishingLLC. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Tyris and Stilthius Menion have just had a falling out with their previous employer. In the brutal, unforgiving world of mercenaries, this makes them hunted men. Their flight takes them to a desolate town and a chance meeting with the only two souls who remain there. When it becomes clear things are not what they seem, the brothers are faced with forces far beyond their experience as soldiers.
O Último
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Price: Free! Words: 1,410. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 14, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Aterrorizado com a ideia da morte, um homem deixa-se contaminar pelo vampirismo de forma a prolongar a sua vida indefinidamente. Porém, quando as legiões do Céu e do Inferno se enfrentam na derradeira batalha, vê-se como o último ser humano na Terra. Deixar-se-á arrastar pacificamente para um dos reinos do pós-morte?
Under the Bridge
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Series: LL Watkin Stories. Price: Free! Words: 3,350. Language: British English. Published: February 13, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(3.00 from 1 review)
Cath was too old to be terrified by the prospect of a blind date. Considering your options while unable to sleep at two o clock in the morning didn’t mean you were scared. He was some kind of supernatural, her mother promised, which should make for interesting conversation. Honestly, how bad could it be?
Marianna
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Price: Free! Words: 10,970. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
It is a new world and a new future. Marianna has traveled alone to find work in the city, but when events conspire against her and she finds herself in danger, the man she thought she could trust becomes her enemy.
Tea and an Art Thief
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Price: Free! Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Tiffanie Barton helps her police chief father catch bad guys on the sly. If her great aunt found out she would really be in for it. But what she doesn't know won't hurt her. That is, unless she unknowingly invite a notorious art thief to tea.
Кто убил призрака?
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Price: Free! Words: 46,330. Language: Russian. Published: February 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Мир делится на пять парамиров, границу между ними охраняют специально обученные люди. По долгу службы им приходится общаться с диковинными существами, Ангелами и Демонами. Их жизнь настолько непредсказуема, что даже безобидная вечеринка однокурсников обернулась серьезным расследованием и даже убийством. Кто же окажется убийцей?
Demon Eyes
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Price: Free! Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
“Demon Eyes,” is a 2,100 word, quirky urban fantasy story. It is about a young woman who is frustrated she always has red-eye in photos despite attempts to correct it. When the photo clerk point out to her the reason her eyes are red is because she’s a demon, her quiet evening of picking up photos is turned upside down by a series of surreal events.
Louis Gitanes e il Signore dei Sogni
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Price: Free! Words: 4,580. Language: Italian. Published: February 5, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
L’agente Xavier Morales, dell’Interpol HID, per far colpo sulla bella Sarah Kelvin contesa con il collega Mike Barnes e onestamente disinteressata alle avances di entrambi, si improvvisa giallista e crea le avventure di un detective francese degli anni Trenta.
Love, Werewolves & Algorithms
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You set the price! Words: 10,500. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Love, Werewolves & Algorithms is a collection of five love themed, valentines day [in]appropriate short stories intended to be enjoyed in a single afternoon. These stories have previously been featured in print anthologies, podcasts, on Public Radio International and have gone on to win the Three Minute Futures writing contest.
At the Boundary of Snow and Sand
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Series: The Ravennean Empire. Price: Free! Words: 4,640. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
What do you do when your gift from the Gods is considered a curse?
The Voice Inside My Head
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Price: Free! Words: 830. Language: British English. Published: February 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
As the darkness of a dystopian night creeps in around you, you hear a mysterious voice, calling out to you. Could it be? Could it really be?
Last Train to Parthenia
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You set the price! Words: 8,130. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Short story, 18 pages approximately. One night, while working on the inner-city circle of StateRail, Sydney, Bob Johnson is hit by a train, In the last seven minutes of his life, before his brain shuts down, he believes he has finally reached the mythical kingdom of Parthenia. 7,250 words
The Curse of Mnemosyne
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Series: Season of the Witch, Part 7. Price: Free! Words: 7,220. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
After Cerise Mooreland steps through the Chaos Gate, she finds herself falling through a world of her almost forgotten memories. As a pattern begins to emerge, she wakes somewhere altogether unexpected.