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Seven Stories
You set the price! Words: 17,210. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The first is jealousy, saved through faith; the second safety, found in homecoming. The third is no more or less a journey; the fourth a lonely stretch of street. The fifth is a dream which haunts; the sixth a mystery which taunts. The seventh, alone, is ended and begun.
InkStains January
Price: Free! Words: 26,560. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
InkStains is a random collection of stories – fiction and nonfiction of any genre – handwritten daily over the course of a year and published one month at a time.
O Meu Humano - Leonor Ferrão
Price: Free! Words: 1,950. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"Um cavalo Puro-Sangue Lusitano, de boa linhagem, sonha ser um campeão e honrar os seus antepassados. Para tal, precisa de adquirir um cavaleiro, e escolhe a Feira da Golegã para o fazer. Mas uma compra precipitada irá mostrar-lhe que o caminho para a imortalidade nem sempre é o mais óbvio."
Eu Sou Ana - Inês Montenegro
Price: Free! Words: 1,910. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"Presa na sua doença, Ana murmura à neta a ofensa que lhe marcou a vida: encontrando a morte ao beber os ideais que há muito saíram de prazo."
Jim - Carina Portugal
Price: Free! Words: 2,390. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"Nesta noite de Halloween, Jim só deseja uma coisa: encontrar um amigo que o aceite como é, entre as crianças disfarçadas. Contudo não é isso que o aguarda num beco escuro..."
Never There In The First Place
Price: Free! Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
A flash sci-fi fiction about finding love in the wrong person.
Dry Bones
Price: Free! Words: 4,670. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A man, tired and broken, struggles desperately to cope with the reality of his situation, to make sense of the events that torment him. A short story of fate and choice, of chains and freedom, and the struggles of man in the tempest of life.
Anglers
Price: Free! Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Pick a shiny lure and chum the waters! An alternate description of how Excalibre (and other magical swords) found their way into the hands of that mysterious and elusive lady in the Lake.
Scales and Skin
Price: Free! Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The island Medoa can be a dangerous place. Creatures lurk in the woods, waiting to pounce. Laura and Alyssa both suffer from their own tragedies. Laura questions her morals, and Alyssa questions the law. They are brought together by a death, and Laura blames herself. The final decision will lie on a question that is centuries old: do you do what is morally right, or lawfully right?
The Little Hunchback
Series: Strange Skies. Price: Free! Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
Shazira tells herself she has no regrets about her lot: tending the gardens of a short-tempered demon. But how can she be sure if she has no memories of her previous life?
The Petlevski Sonata
Series: Strange Skies. Price: Free! Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
A woman's destiny and the destiny of the city which is her home are changed by a mysterious piece of music known only as 'The Petlevski Sonata'.
Alice
Series: Strange Skies. Price: Free! Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
Thanks to Mr Milofsky, Alice managed to escape the stifling confines of the house she loved so much. But has she made the right decision?
Ladies of the Purple Sands
Series: Strange Skies. Price: Free! Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Pursued by Batoor and his bandit horde, Shafia must cross a section of the desert haunted by those known only as the Ladies of the Purple Sands….
The Waiter: Dador Geschenk
Price: Free! Words: 8,030. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Shopping is a tool others use to fill the emptiness of life devoid of true accomplishment and meaning. Aside from simply restocking the essentials, Ben usually finds little joy in the whole ordeal. But an unexpected meeting with a shopkeeper, and a waiter named Dador Geschenk, might serve to change his perspective.
My Name Is
Price: Free! Words: 4,000. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
My Name Is is about an ordinary man who has something very extraordinary happen to him. Crows are one of the most intelligent creatures on earth, and Brian Seymour soon discovers that they are even more interested in him, than he is in them. When he learns that they also understand him much more than he could ever understand them, he must decide how to handle his new incredible power.
Seeded
Price: Free! Words: 2,190. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(3.33 from 3 reviews)
Five years travelling faster than light in a colony transport goes slower than you think, but the credits are worth it. Captain Ona and her crew are ready to collect a tidy sum for delivering the Flock to Paradise. On the cusp of seeding the colony they encounter a force that will forever change them. This is what happens when science collides with fantasy.
Guisarme
Series: Silvery Earth. Price: Free! Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014 by Unicorn Productions. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Members of the Assassins' Guild can be as honorable as anyone. They might be trained to kill, but they're just people with loved ones to protect and avenge. This short story is also included in "Saif&Kilig" and in the free anthology with various authors "Wyrd Worlds 2"
In Bloom
Price: Free! Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
The old man next door, Old Man Rab, has disappeared and been replaced by the sinister Mrs Hitchcock and now no-one remembers him, except nine year old Kim Cutbush. His Mum and Dad think he's mad but It’s not just Rab who has gone. All over the village, people’s loved ones are disappearing and being stitched, or ripped out of time, and no-one can remember them except Kim.
Super Three's
Price: Free! Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A new mother’s discovery that her child takes after her families legacy, consequently leads to a battle at the playground that might change everything in this super hero charged tale.
Fifi and the Swiftifoots and how they found the Flowers of Paradise
Price: Free! Words: 12,920. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Fifi and the Swiftifoots and how they found the Flowers of Paradise, tells of Fifi, a lost fairy, who lands in the forest of the Swiftifoots - small people resembling mushrooms - and their search for a new home and the flowers of immortality. They travel back in time, collecting colourful creatures en route, until finally finding the flowers and their extraordinary queen.