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Found 538 stories tagged 'Fantasy'.


Ben Serna-Grey


Mar 20, 2019 · 1,022 words (4 minutes) · 1 view

Fantasy sisterhood Forests Hidden desires Fortune teller Wise old hag

One of my earliest published pieces, originally published on February 8th, 2017, for Flash Fiction Magazine. Two sisters under care of an ailing fortune teller head out to look for healing herbs, and end up finding something much more sinister.


M. Darusha Wehm

Love on the Wings of a Zephyr

Mar 20, 2019 · 646 words (3 minutes)

Fantasy Literary Fiction

The very edges of you brushed against me in the wind, your leaves touching my leaves. I’d never known you were even there.

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Stephen Dedman


Mar 19, 2019 · 3,833 words (14 minutes) · 1 like · 47 views

Fantasy Science Fiction ghosts urban fantasy Hamlet

"Mr Gorbachev, tear down this wall!" This time, though, it's the wall between this world and the afterlife. My second sale to F&Sf, inspired by the Killeen Massacre.


Steven Harper

Thin Man

Mar 17, 2019 · 7,437 words (28 minutes) · 22 views

Fantasy Horror Historical historical fantasy victorian london dark fiction

Modern children fear the monster in the closet and the creature under the bed. Victorian climbing boys have no closets and no beds. What do they fear? This story originally appeared in MARION ZIMMER BRADLEY'S FANTASY MAGAZINE as the cover story. Year later, I wrote a sequel to it. "The Soul Jar" appeared in a steampunk anthology called THE SHADOW CONSPIRACY, and I'll post it next week. Click LIKE or SUBSCRIBE. I can't do this without my fantastic readers!

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Alex Isle

The Woman of Endor

Mar 17, 2019 · 9,220 words (34 minutes) · 9 views

Fantasy Horror Historical Bible references zombies

This story is what happened when I read the Bible. Be afraid. Also, Endor refers to the Old Testament character the Sorceress of Endor, not the Star wars moon with the unbearable little furry creatures.


Nancy Jane Moore

Until We Are All Free

Mar 16, 2019 · 6,298 words (23 minutes) · 1 like · 89 views

Fantasy Science Fiction steampunk

The third volume of Book View Cafe's Shadow Conspiracy anthology series started with the question, "What if the Emancipation Proclamation included freedom for automata with souls?" For Jasmine, an enslaved woman in Maryland who makes metalmen, the question is more than philosophical.


Alma Alexander


Mar 15, 2019 · 6,169 words (23 minutes) · 3 likes · 56 views

Fantasy Horror Literary Fiction myth legend history

How long does it take for something TRUE and CONTEMPORARY to become HISTORY... to become LEGEND... to become MYTH?


Jude-Marie Green


Mar 15, 2019 · 992 words (4 minutes) · 1 like · 32 views

Fantasy Romance

A story of family. Maybe a bit creepy (this is me getting defensive but I do write occasionally creepy themes.) Originally published in Every Day Fiction for the Saint Patrick's Day special on March 17, 2013.

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KJ Kabza

Jakkit's Ferocious Mount

Mar 14, 2019 · 2,010 words (8 minutes)



Jennifer Brozek


Mar 13, 2019 · 391 words (2 minutes) · 48 views

Fantasy Horror Science Fiction Murder THE MANY DEATHS OF JENNIFER BROZEK Gargoyle

Jennifer has worked with many authors, editors, and publishers through out her career. She's pretty sure this kind of scenario has run though someone's mind at some time. This flash piece appeared on promotional material Jennifer handed out at Gencon 2014.