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Found 5 stories and posts tagged 'Older Protagonists'.



Hayley Stone

Late Bloomer

Published Apr 26, 2019 · 977 words (4 minutes) · 1 like · 130 views

Fantasy magic Older Protagonists flash fiction Grief female protagonist

An old widow grapples with unexpected power after finding herself suddenly visited by magic.



Aidan Moher

Grandmother Kills Massive River Drake After It Ate Her Goat

Published Feb 28, 2019 · 637 words (3 minutes) · 3 likes · 455 views

Fantasy Humor epic fantasy Older Protagonists Big Magic Dragons Badass Women Valkyrie

When a river drake eats her goat, this grandma grabs her spear, and rediscovers the thrill of magic in her quest for vengeance.

On my way back from work I had to stand for over an hour to capture the thunder strike.


Laura Blackwell

Porcelain Skin

Published Dec 10, 2018 · 2,162 words (8 minutes) · 11 views

Fantasy Love Strange Older Protagonists georgia ballet

Ruth is living out her retirement alone, and she feels the aloneness all the more when she receives a music box that belonged to a loved one...until she steps into the world the music box opens for her.



Aidan Moher

On the Phone with Goblins

Published Feb 16, 2018 · 9,370 words (35 minutes) · 1432 views

Fantasy Humor Mystery Wizards Retired Wizards Harry Potter Meets the Golden Girls Goblins Older Protagonists time travel Sentient Books Family Boomball

Two wizards investigate a goblin-run phone scheme running amok at their retirement home in this mashup of Harry Potter and the Golden Girls.

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Shane Halbach

Her Path Lay Forward

Published Sep 22, 2017 · 1,287 words (5 minutes) · 1 like · 336 views

Fantasy Older Protagonists dragon

My children were looking at the scorecard of the excellent game Dixit, and they were debating about the character facing down the dragon in the picture. I overheard their discussion: “I think it’s an old woman,” said my daughter. “No,” said my son, “it must be a boy. An old woman can’t fight a dragon.” Not only CAN an old woman fight a dragon, but she may be the PERFECT person to fight a dragon!

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