Found 6 works tagged 'sword & sorcery'.
Published Mar 4, 2020 · 3,069 words (12 minutes) · 1 like · 261 views
Alfred Lord Tennyson said about the completion of an epic quest in his poem, "Ulysses," "How dull it is to pause, to make an end, To rust unburnish'd, not to shine in use!" We often enjoy tales of a wanderer's adventures, but what is their life like afterwards? How does the hero find solace?
Published Feb 3, 2020 · 909 words (4 minutes) · 6 likes · 527 views
At a remote outpost in the cold desert, more than a few improbably tall tales are shared around a campfire. Sometimes, though, believing makes all the difference in the world.
Spencer Ellsworth is the author of the THE GREAT FAERIE STRIKE, available from Broken Eye Books, as well as the STARFIRE trilogy from Tor Books. His short fiction has also appeared in Lightspeed, Tor.com, Beneath Ceaseless Skies, and many other fine venues.
Published Feb 3, 2020 · 7,367 words (27 minutes) · 166 views
Cromdor! A send-up of old Conan stories that takes a hard skewer to the tropes. With love. It's a loving hard skewer. Yes, that is a thing.
Published Jul 17, 2019 · 3,522 words (13 minutes) · 201 views
Korix and Leveri are lost, travelling between worlds to find a way home. Leveri's new sword has other ideas.