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The Legend by L Powers
Price: Free! Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Its a cold night, the children warm themselves by the crackling bonfire. Reluctant to allow the night to end the day, they beg for a story. The Story Teller happily obliges.
Dash and Cinder by Bridget Ladd
Price: Free! Words: 11,060. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This short-story is a retelling of Cinderella with a sci-fi, Indian, steampunk, twist . . . where Cinderella may not be entirely human, with a setting in an alternate version of India, and where a young man will do everything he can to find the love that was once stolen from him . . .
The Starlite Ballroom by Paul Andrews
Price: Free! Words: 8,780. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
The war was over and at a Big Band dance in 1945, Emma made a crucial choice, defining the course of her life forever. Now tonight, destiny draws her back to the old Starlite Ballroom, as worn and aged as she is. Emma's given a chance to relive that fateful night and choose between two vastly different men once again. Can she make a different choice this time? Will she even dare?
The Rise Of The Ashatamaran Empire by Erich Donaldson
Price: Free! Words: 1,880. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Lee Mason is a founding member of the Ashatamaran empire who has grown disgusted with this way of living he helped create. In an attempt to take down the empire, he fakes his own death and begins lurking in the shadows as a masked man hell-bent on watching his former friends burn to the ground.
The Weather Man by Paul Andrews
Price: Free! Words: 11,290. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Geoff MacLeod is having his worse day ever. As WRLA’s Meteorologist, he failed to predict the storm of the century. What could possibly be worse? Then Elijah moves into the vacant apartment next door. He’s an eccentric older gent who seems harmless enough. That is, until he takes to the roof of their building to do the impossible - wave a staff in the air and … change the weather!
Frost Wyrm by Marc Van Pelt
Series: World of Mundial. Price: Free! Words: 9,150. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Nethe is investigating strange sounds up in the mountains. What he finds is an ancient and powerful creature that even he might not be able to handle or escape.
Walk With Tom Lowell by Raitt Black
Price: Free! Words: 4,350. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Tom Lowell enjoys walks with his daughter, and uses their time together to teach Alexis about life. He didn't know he would have to teach her about survival.
Mud and Brass by Andrew Knighton
Price: Free! Words: 6,400. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
How far would you go for love, or for justice, or for the perfect gearwheel? Niggle grew up a mudlark, hunting for scrap on the polluted river riverbanks of a steampunk city. Having dragged himself out of poverty through mechanical skill, he now finds an opportunity in the steam-powered heart of Mercer Shackleton's factory. Will he choose love or something else?
Possibility - A SUM Inspired Story by Edgar Million
Price: Free! Words: 760. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(5.00 from 3 reviews)
What happens after you die? Instead of nothing, or heaven, you discover a world where every possible you who ever lived exists in a world made entirely of you.
Storyteller's Bed and Breakfast by Xavier P. Otter III
Series: STBB, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 20,120. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014 by Artisan Publishing Guild, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Welcome to the Storyteller’s Bed and Breakfast - Pilot Episode. Join new guests each season, individual episodes will allow one of the guests to tell their story in a different “special” room which will adapt to tell the stories in magical ways. As the tales come to life they may win the storyteller, their weeks stay for free or they may leave them lost in the walls of this magical place, forever!
The Museum of the Battle: A Tale From the Royal Road by J.M. Thompson
Series: Royal Road Sketches and Stories, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 2,320. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
What is the essence of a war museum? The Royal Road in the kingdom of Kesteva runs nearly 1,000 miles from the southeastern marchlands to the northwest coast. Skara Station, tucked into the marchlands of southeast Kesteva, is one of dozens of waystations along that highway of merchants, pilgrims, princes and commoners.
Clara is Dead! Long Live Clara! - A Fanfic Doctor Who Adventure by Matthew Sawyer
Series: Doctor Who Fan Fiction. Price: Free! Words: 3,170. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014 by Matthew Sawyer. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
I like Jenna-Louise Coleman. I think her acting in the BBC television series Doctor Who is worthwhile Sci-Fi. But honestly, her character, Clara Oswin, sucks. Give Ms. Coleman a new role on the show, I propose. Bring back a favorite face, I dare say. I mean a rewarding character. I elect Romanadvoratrelundar, the Time Lady from Gallifrey. Jenna rejoins Peter Capaldi on Doctor Who...
The Lost Philosophy and Science of Zindetitious by Gari Hart
Price: Free! Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(3.00 from 1 review)
A glimpse into an insignificant life that was, at one point in history, the most significant of all.
The Sword Cuts Deep: A Dark Tale of Fantasy by Wayne C. Hannis
Series: Dark Tales of Fantasy, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 12,020. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Niall Emayn is a good and kind man, living life with his family. He is also one of the best Metal smiths around. Things change when he is hire by a mysterious man to make a sword. As soon as the forging begins, Niall becomes addicted to its creation. He will soon learn how "The Sword Cuts Deep". Warning: graphic scenes of violence.
The Cave by Levi Garcia
Price: Free! Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Otho has a job guarding a cave for a wizard. Working for a wizard can be a scary thing, but that doesn't mean that you won't ever get bored doing your job. Just when he starts thinking he needs a career change, a visitor arrives.
The robot child who learned fear (Grimm Brothers reboot, story #4) by stephamm
Price: Free! Words: 630. Language: American English. Published: August 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mashups, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A droll and slightly silly take on the classic Grimm Brothers tale about a boy who learns fear. Number 4 in an ongoing project of retelling more than 300 stories.