Found 20 stories and posts tagged 'Magical Realism'.
Published May 22, 2019 · 2,264 words (9 minutes) · 1 like · 18 views
This is another tale that appeared in Jim Baen's Universe. Most of the story was from a vivid dream that stopped just a few paragraphs shy of the end. It was as if the Writing Muses had designed a test in which I must choose whether the story I was telling was humor or horror. Me, being me, I opted for both. It's about an estate agent and a "haunted" house.
Published May 2, 2019 · 673 words (3 minutes) · 1 like · 87 views
A young girl and her dog search their ash-covered island for treasure in the days following the world's end.
Published Apr 19, 2019 · 2,060 words (8 minutes) · 83 views
Nina took an interest in wolves as a young child. She grew up with her dog, Lick, and it was Lick who taught her a keen awareness regarding the nature of animals. Wolf and dog. How could two animals so alike live so differently, Nina wondered? Why did dogs prefer people, and wolves shy away from folk to roam the wilderness? Where did the path of dog and human meet? Where did the path of wolf and man part? When? Why?
Published Apr 7, 2019 · 788 words (3 minutes) · 1 like · 205 views
Originally published in the anthology FAMILIARS, edited by Denise Little, it was born out of hearing a man say that he would never date a woman who owned a cat....