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Icarus Blues - Ricardo Dias
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Price: Free! Words: 4,600. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"Um acidente deixa um astronauta a dezenas de anos-luz de casa, perdido e aprisionado por figuras alienígenas demasiado familiares. Agora, tem o tempo contado para tentar escapar e descobrir um modo de regressar..."
Os Sapatos Negros - Carina Portugal
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Price: Free! Words: 2,620. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"Ele persegue-a. Âmbar sente a sua aproximação, ouve os seus passos na noite escura, e foge. Uma sombra do passado, que há muito tentara esquecer, voltara para lhe tomar a vida."
Sete Vezes Sete - Inês Montenegro
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Price: Free! Words: 7,980. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"Na história da criação de Excalibur, muito foi o que Nimueh, Dama do Lago, perdeu."
Ciudad de niebla
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Price: Free! Words: 5,560. Language: Spanish. Published: February 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Relato de misterio. El pequeño Pierre, encontrará una ciudad que apenas es visible por culpa de la niebla. Él y sus padres cruzarán sus puertas para adentrarse en un mundo mágico, pero donde también suceden cosas muy extrañas. ¿Qué pasará?
The Falconer
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Series: Twelve Baronies Prequels. Price: Free! Words: 10,110. Language: British English. Published: February 20, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Roan wakes at the bottom of a mine shaft, badly bruised but lucky to be alive. He doesn't remember how he got here, but as he'd just witnessed a suspicious death, he's afraid someone is trying to cover their tracks. The only problem is, he can't imagine who would have wanted to kill the young lady Arleigh. The Falconer is a short story set in the Twelve Baronies.
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: 7,310. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
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: 8,060. 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.
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
(4.50 from 2 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.
Blackthorn: Once a Thief Part Four: Men & Magic
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Series: Blackthorn: Stories of M'Diro. Price: Free! Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Drinks, people watching, and conversion with a friend, does it get better? No, but on a slow night at the Inn Piper brings up and old subject, and old ghosts.
Demon Eyes
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Price: Free! Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(4.00 from 1 review)
“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.
Blackthorn: Once a Thief Part Three: Of Dwarves and Metal
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Series: Blackthorn: Stories of M'Diro. Price: Free! Words: 3,250. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
What is a friend? Someone you can trust with your life. What is a partner? Someone who trust you with their life. What is a rat? Someone you thought of as friend and partner. Has Chloe found herself down on the Docks with a Rat?