Birth of a Unicorn and Other Stories
Travel through a deadly forest where a miracle occurs. Visit a quiet seaside village to confront a deadly legend. Marvel at a knightly code that lasts to death and beyond.
These and other wonderful fantasies of delight and love, murder and betrayal come to this anthology by way of FantasyFic's talented writing community. More
Sandra Bell Kirchman’s “Birth of a Unicorn” – A youth and his horse make a desperate dash across unfriendly territory to save a village. Along the way, he finds death, life, and a miracle.
Stephanie Ciofalo’s “Pearls and Bone” – When a creature from legend washes up out of the sea, a deaf woman's kindness and a guardsman's conscience are all that stand between their town's hatred and an entire race's damnation.
Eric Esteb’s “Old Stories for New” – There's magic in stories, as a young woman discovers on her journey to recover her identity...and her shoes.
Steven Watt’s “Beloved Enemy” – Surrounded by death it's easy to forget there is more to life. When the unexpected happens and two people find love instead, can they survive or will they wind up losing their heads as well as their hearts?
Brian Tuomi’s “The Iron Falchion” – Elaina's beloved husband is missing, and nobody will help her. She must find him herself, even if it means going to frightening places and accepting assistance from a distinctly unusual source.
Merrianna Mutton’s “A Wish in Time” – A writer's wish lands her in a story she hasn't written yet. Amazed, she finds herself face to face with her beloved characters—and some deadly problems she's not sure they can solve.
Suzette Marie Lydick’s “Magic Is Not Always the Answer” – When teacher knows best, what can you really expect to happen?
Joshua Kurtz’s “Tier” – A young thief makes headline news, just not exactly in the way he expected.
Plus four other delightful fantasies written by Ciofalo, Esteb, Tuomi and Mutton.