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Tree Stump
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Price: Free! Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
What if the school bully stole your lunch everyday? How would you feel and what would you do about it? How far would you go to get rid of him for good? Zach and Sam face this dilemma everyday. Zach reads his sisters diary and discovers her secret, the reason why her life seems so perfect. A magical tree stump that grants wishes can fix all their problems. But be careful what you wish for.
Touch Piece
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Price: Free! Words: 1,940. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
You're walking home alone at night. You hear the sounds of a struggle coming from the alley ahead. Would you try to help? Or would you walk the other way? Caleb finds the courage he didn't believe he had and helps a young woman who is being mugged. Mia is a beautiful and seductive woman who rewards Caleb for his valiant effort. But is it a gift or a curse.
Superfoot
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,870. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Adam Clarke just wants to play soccer. But since a leg injury left him lopsided, he can’t run. He can’t even breathe. His parents think he’s impossible, his sisters think he’s pathetic, his classmates think he’s a joke. Stuck in the slow lane with his grandfather, he makes unexpected discoveries. What he learns by putting himself in other people's shoes gets him back in the game.
A Troll's Gold and A Crocodile on the Moon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,180. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
When a boy from Ireland finds a little man dragging a chest of gold across a forest floor, he mistakes him for a leprechaun. He is granted wishes, but all the wishes go terribly wrong, so wrong that the two of them end up on the moon chased by a crocodile. They blast off and return to a crash landing on earth, where one comes to a sad ending and the other learns about friendship and courage.
The World Where Wishes Worked
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,570. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2011 by Parsina Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
This is a cautionary tale explaining why you should not suffer fools gladly. No matter how perfect a set-up you've got, all it takes is one fool to screw it up. **A fairy tale for adults.**
Thoughts
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Price: Free! Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
iam just an old man trying to find my way home
When Is Ever After?
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Price: Free! Words: 710. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Fairy tales always end with “And they lived happily ever after.” But is there an Ever After when you’ve been passed over, ignored and invisible to others your whole life? This is a 600 word short story.
Follow Me
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,900. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Liam is a brooding young wizard whose home has fallen prey to the Dark Circle. Esma is a Story-traveler and also Liam's long-lost, truest friend. As friendship blazes into romance, Liam must make a choice which will place either his love or his family in danger. Can Esma use the last of her Story-traveler wishes to save both Liam and his family? If not, what--and how--can Liam possibly choose?
Everybody Knows Not to Ever Go Wishing at the Oak
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Price: Free! Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
A narrative poem in iambic trimeter. At the urging of a witch a man makes a wish by a magical tree for the love of a woman. Do wishes really come true?
The Little Catfish
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Price: Free! Words: 500. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
If only his life were better. If only he could be a big catfish in a big catfish pond!