Stephanie Lorée

Writes fantasy stories and believes most problems can be solved by a well-aimed fireball.

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Born and still based in Ohio, Stephanie Lorée writes fantasy fiction and is a freelance editor. Dozens of her short stories have been published in anthologies and zines, including some tie-in fiction for the Pathfinder RPG. She loves gaming, good sushi, and bad kung fu flicks. At Curious Fictions, Steph releases all of her previously published stories for free and shares special content like deleted scenes, early drafts, essays on writing, game-fiction & homemade adventures, bad poetry, and other weird musings with subscribers.

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The Woman on the Bench

Published Oct 2, 2019 · 985 words (4 minutes) · 3 likes · 137 views

Fantasy Horror dogs dark fantasy urban fantasy disabled lead character ghost story

A blind woman who can only see ghosts works to release them from their eternal haunts.


Patrick Hendry



The Cicadas of Okinawa

Published Mar 6, 2019 · 1,189 words (5 minutes) · 1 like · 2 views

Fantasy Horror Historical survival Bugs Monsters Metamorphasis

Originally published at Penumbra magazine, a Tangent online recommended read of 2013, later reprinted in Niteblade Magazine and nominated for a Pushcart Prize. *TRIGGER WARNING* During the Battle of Okinawa and the following occupation, 76 cases of rape were reported. Historians estimate hundreds more went unreported. This is a story about one woman's survival through metamorphosis.




The Skin Script

Published Jul 6, 2018 · 4,716 words (18 minutes) · 2 likes · 430 views

Fantasy Love magic Tattoos

When your fate is drawn in blood and ink, only the wealthy can afford the best destinies. One tattoo artist must illuminate the future of his boss's daughter but sees his own dreams in her skin.


Edgy Tattoos