Dario Cannizzaro

Dario writes stories out of the ordinary, with a knack for the quirky and unexpected, and a touch of adult fairy-tales.

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DARIO CANNIZZARO was born in sun-eaten Naples, Italy in 1982. He moved to Ireland in 2011, and has called it home ever since. He started writing short stories at seven, which are shamefully lost forever, but has never stopped writing since. His works have been published in Italian and English in Literary Magazines such as The Galway Review, Two Thousand Words and Chantwood Magazine.

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The Announcement

Published Dec 19, 2018 · 2,190 words (8 minutes) · 1 like · 100 views

Fantasy Humor Science Fiction

What if aliens were secretly in contact with the Vatican since the dawn of time, and the Pope just decided to reveal that to the world?


The Name of the Rose

Published Dec 19, 2018 · 1,014 words (4 minutes) · 1 like · 117 views

Classic Literary Fiction

A memory of old times past and good old days in the sun-bathed south of Italy of the nineties.


Bathroom Love

Published Dec 19, 2018 · 1,146 words (5 minutes) · 1 like · 108 views

Classic Literary Fiction Love

A brief moment of drunken love between two lost souls, with the world around them spinning unaware.


Yet Another Zombie Apocalypse

Published Dec 19, 2018 · 3,960 words (15 minutes) · 1 like · 129 views

Humor Science Fiction Strange

The over-exposed zombies get a story without them in it. A quirky re-boot of the genre, that focuses on the human more than the zombie.