Fantasy stories


Matthew Claxton

The Anatomist's Apprentice

12647 words (46 minutes)

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The window was caked with soot, but unevenly. Molly knew all the cleanest panes, the places she could set her ey...

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short story

Emily McCosh

Of Water and Wood

2017 words (8 minutes) · 1 like


When Easton is in the ground, you burn the unfinished wood. It looks like a stump, rough and unhewn; a soft colo...

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flash fiction

Karlo Yeager Rodríguez

Doughboy Lovers and the Appetites of Desire

1093 words (4 minutes)


     I'm baking myself a boyfriend, kneading him out with my hands, my elbows, my shoulders. I sprinkle flour ov...

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flash fiction

Mari Ness

The Agreement

890 words (4 minutes)


We have come to an agreement, his ghost wife and I. She may have him - and I suppose, he her - one night of the ...

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flash fiction

Wendy Nikel


557 words (3 minutes) · 1 like


            “I’m not a monster.”             “Right, hon." With a squeak of her office chair, my companion shif...

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short story

J.W. Alden

Item Not As Described

1554 words (6 minutes)


From: Vaenala the Unbound <> To: Kobe Thompson <> Subj...

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