Stories: short story. Best in genre


Bed & Breakfast Next to the Pink Roses Hotel

Monica Euen

No one really knew what the owner of the popular bed and breakfast had in mind - even after her death. Her wishes seemed clear...or were they. Her life was private, until her heirs tried to solve the mystery.... more info

Story about: love, finding oneself, short story

Complete 69 pages
8234 135

Rating: 5

#79 in Mystery
#42 in Romantic mystery
#1175 in Romance


Conversing With A Ghost

RJ Pritchett

Jeremy is a firm believer in the paranormal, however, his little brother Devonte isn't. Jeremy believes he has proof that ghosts exist because he had a conversation with one before. He tells Devonte the story about the time he met and befriended a ghost.... more info

Story about: ghost, short story, paranormal

Complete 15 pages
1203 76

Rating: 5

#197 in Horror
#108 in Paranormal


Overthinking things


Cami was a rich kid who liked to never listen to her dad. She knew she needed to break out of the chains that she was put in for being the top businessman's daughter. The only thing she didn't know was how much of trouble she could get in because of her writer's imagination when she decided to ditch... more info

Story about: humor, short story, inner thoughts

Complete 5 pages
2123 202

Rating: 27

#264 in Short stories
#488 in Others
#139 in Humor


S.E. Saunders Shorts


A collection of oddities. ... more info

Story about: short story, weird, wonderful

Ongoing: 23 Jul 14 pages
130 2

Rating: 1

#126 in Others


Short Story: 'denabog'

Cooper Autry

This is one of my earlier works. I'm posting it to see how well this site works. If you like it, leave a comment. That would be appreciated. Thanks.... more info

Story about: horror, short story

Complete 8 pages
2190 23

Rating: 3

#521 in Short stories
#2036 in Fantasy
#427 in Dark fantasy


The Death Wash

Joscelyn R. Green

Faeries, folklore, myths and legends. All stories are true in some form or another. Ghosts or demons, who really knows? Caitir was a human woman, lovely in face but less so in heart. Her life so full of promise and wonder. Tragedy and heartache, two monsters of their own. Who knew that they would al... more info

Story about: bean nighe, scottish myths, short story

Complete 10 pages
1507 59

Rating: 13

#453 in Short stories
#1851 in Fantasy
#397 in Dark fantasy


A dying wish


There was once a prince who’s greatest wish was to see a Dragon, any kind of Dragon. This was something he kept to himself, or so he thought as his own mother just knew it was something her son longed for and she just wished there was a way to fulfil his wish without him knowing. Picture was pr... more info

Story about: short story

Complete 10 pages
551 47

Rating: 7

#1712 in Fantasy
#655 in Mystery
#358 in Supernaturals


Loneliness and Reconciliation (short Story; Complete)

David Rauenzahn

One night, at the age of twenty-six, Seth decides to take his own life. He hesitates as he stands on the edge of the bridge, he hesitates, but someone pushes him off. As he falls, beneath the pain and heartache he feels, his heart cries out that he doesn't want to die. He wakes up to find a dark-hai... more info

Story about: romance, short story, psychological

Complete 45 pages
454 63

Rating: 1

#1635 in Fantasy
#733 in Romantic fantasy
#305 in Short stories


Lǐwù and the teardrop stone


A young woman is found in a young Healer's forest barely alive, who is  carrying a teardrop shaped crystal, that has been forgotten about for centuries. Its discovery brings forth some the elder gods who also want to find out how it ended up in the unknown lady's possession.... more info

Story about: short story, mystery and fantasy, crystals and spells

Complete 27 pages
106 5

Rating: 8

#1459 in Fantasy
#523 in Mystery
#288 in Supernaturals


Come Back Home

Anis Ndayisaba

Jane and Peter grew up on the street, their mother passed away from HIV AIDS recently. Now they have been invited to live in a family, but their past life still haunts them. ... more info

Story about: fiction, short story, africa

Complete 12 pages
1484 33

Rating: 0

#546 in Short stories
#724 in Thrillers & Suspense
#279 in Suspense


Deadly Relations

Veronica S. Lawson

"Sasha you have to run. The Queen is jealous and wants you dead. She has hired an assassin to kill you." My brother pleaded as I stared in shock up at him. (Currently in editing) ... more info

Story about: short story, snow white, fairytale retelling

Complete 36 pages
4231 80

Rating: 11

#483 in Short stories
#1912 in Fantasy
#803 in Romantic fantasy


A Royal Disguise

Ciana Frost

A prince with a choice that can determine life and death. A princess that defies everyone around her. A thief whos origins are unknown. A blind man who knows more than anyone could suspect. And a power-hungry king. But what if there was something deeper, a wicked scheme brewing beneath the surface.... more info

Story about: adventure, short story, mistaken identity

Complete 25 pages
6875 109

Rating: 12

#5861 in Romance
#466 in Short stories


Freedom and Inheritance


Freedom: The slave trade has hit England, the gods rush to help the people caught up in it. Guardian and his family take care of the weaker men. Inheritance: Marcus Old arrives at Raven to take on his mother's job as housekeeper and he soon discovers something they enjoy doing which is mother never... more info

Story about: short story

Complete 47 pages
483 9

Rating: 3

#1713 in Fantasy
#374 in Short stories

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