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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 11 pages
691 52

Rating: 7

#2460 in Fantasy
#967 in Mystery
#537 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
709 72

Rating: 1

#2387 in Fantasy
#1024 in Romantic fantasy
#464 in Short stories


A dream come true

Jade Wolf

What do you do when you recieve a mysterious invitation while you're working at a boring, monotonous job? You DONT accept it if you have any working brain cells. But I guess all my brain cells were fried and devoured by the gruelling numbers of spread sheets. Yeah, that's the reason I'm going with f... more info

Story about: short story, action fantasy, action thriller

Complete 7 pages
191 9

Rating: 1

#900 in Fantasy
#77 in Action fantasy
#337 in Thrillers & Suspense
#53 in Action thriller


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
1688 37

Rating: 1

#705 in Short stories
#989 in Thrillers & Suspense
#365 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
4731 78

Rating: 11

#641 in Short stories
#2656 in Fantasy
#1093 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
7855 120

Rating: 14

#8006 in Romance
#624 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
613 13

Rating: 3

#2461 in Fantasy
#533 in Short stories


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
1580 83

Rating: 6

#288 in Horror
#162 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
2494 210

Rating: 27

#422 in Short stories
#807 in Others
#245 in Humor


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
2457 28

Rating: 3

#680 in Short stories
#2777 in Fantasy
#602 in Dark fantasy


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
9486 141

Rating: 5

#1029 in Mystery
#274 in Romantic mystery
#8015 in Romance


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
1711 64

Rating: 13

#612 in Short stories
#2596 in Fantasy
#573 in Dark fantasy

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