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A Goblin Peace
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,330. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Clans killing clans. The bane of goblinkind. Elves, dwarves, humans, orcs — they all laugh at goblins. Slaughter goblins. Enslave goblins. Grik imagines a different future. A future where even elves fear goblins. But first Grik must stop the killing. "A Goblin Peace" — a tense high fantasy short story full of fighting and betrayal. From Stefon Mears, author of Half a Wizard.
Moonstone Moonchild
Price: Free! Words: 2,330. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Transgressional fiction
A young lady repeatedly walks a North Coast (CA, USA) beach, searching for a certain semiprecious stone. She appears deranged. However, to one prestigious college graduate, Manda appears like easy prey. What happens at the 'moon garden' will completely change Ollie's life. Approx. 2300 words. If this tale were a movie, it would most likely be rated PG-13 (some four-letter words, crude thoughts).
The House of Hex
Series: Tales of Oshala the Hex. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,580. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
A world of dark sorcery—a time of sharpened bronze. A city carved of ancient bones. Scheming houses wage subtle war in dark alleys and decadent pleasure chambers. Lives are sold to the highest bidder and the dead are made slaves for eternity. Captured by a family of powerful sorcerers, can a young Oshala free herself, or will she become one more conquest of the House of Hex?
Paths of Trust
Series: Tales of Oshala the Hex. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
A sword and sorcery adventure in the tradition of Tanith Lee, Ursula Le Guin, and Robert E. Howard. A world of dark sorcery—an age of sharpened bronze. An undefeated warlord approaches an unconquerable city. Can the sorceress Oshala the Hex keep the city from being drowned in the empire's wave of expansion? Or will her past with the warlord be her undoing? This is a 7,700-word novelette
Crowned with Lies
Series: Tales of Oshala the Hex. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,300. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A sword and sorcery adventure in the tradition of Tanith Lee, Ursula Le Guin, and Robert E. Howard. A world of dark sorcery—an age of sharpened bronze. Oshala the Hex has stolen the Moonlit Crown of a wicked usurper. When he unleashes an unearthly pursuer, will Oshala be able to escape? Will she want to?
Two Girlfriends In One
Price: Free! Words: 1,720. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Amy Jordan, I, and several others were working on a project in the Wilson Building for the FCC. I was enamored over Amy at once. However, a person I was speaking to by phone for the first time captured my affection also. Af first there had been no sweetheart, then two. This presented an obvious problem. This story tells more about the problem and how it was resolved.
Shell Shocked
Series: The Buxton Chronicles, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,790. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2015 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
It is the closing months of World War 1 and Lady Serena Buxton is on her own. Her home, Buxton Hall, is now a hospital. With her husband Randolph fighting at the front, the quartermaster, doctor and matron become her allies. Her household staff rally round her, all except the housekeeper who seems more and more detached. What is her problem?
Cloud Trouble
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,680. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Inventor Uncle Ned has discovered that clouds are alive and can be transformed into common objects. He gives his nephew Talmage a cloud turned into a pen, with the assignment to see what it says and does. However, Talmage soon learns that THIS cloud is nothing but trouble since it insults everyone they meet! And since no one believes pens can talk, they think Talmage is the one saying the insults!
Mirror Lake And The Fish King
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Beginner
Ronnie's imagination convinces her older brother Deshazier not to hook the oldest fish in the lake, the Fish King.
Bind by the River
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,640. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Exhausted, starving, and out of magic: a terrible way to meet your assassin. Terlik meets the warrior woman beside a river. Him: an exhausted apprentice wizard on a mission for his master. Her: a dishonored warrior-turned-assassin, hunting for Terlik. Terlik will die ... unless his wits prove faster than his spells...