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Juliette

SavannahGeorgia

Living in the false reality of peace between the white man and slaves, Vincent Chamberlin finds that the only proof of purity untainted and happiness unaltered by the harsh cruelties of life is through the eyes of plantation slave, Juliette. If only the world were a gentler place where such admirati... more info

Story about: forbidden love, short story, slavery

Complete 56 pages
937 23 3

Rating: 5

Ranking:
#135 in Romance
#6 in Historical Romance
#10 in Short stories

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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
2286 33 2

Rating: 2

Ranking:
#18 in Mystery
#6 in Romantic mystery
#147 in Romance

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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 35 pages
1239 33 20

Rating: 10

Ranking:
#201 in Short stories
#343 in Fantasy
#90 in Romantic fantasy

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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
999 7 2

Rating: 1

Ranking:
#242 in Short stories
#476 in Fantasy
#122 in Dark fantasy

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The Guardian of Dreams

Оксана Кириченко (Aillin Ai)

It was written for a special game but I thought of translating it and publishing here. Maybe someday this would make me return to it. All rights reserved. FOLLOW AUTHOR INSTAGRAM OF QUOTES ... more info

Story about: fantasy, other worlds, short story

Complete 1 pages
510 6 2

Rating: 5

Ranking:
#273 in Short stories
#533 in Fantasy

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Jp's Collection of Short Stories and Poetry

Jilecia Poyser

This is a collection of some of my work over the years, the book will consist of work I am most proud of. Please enter this book knowing that these pieces will not be of the same context. ... more info

Story about: poetry, short story, writing collection

Ongoing: 08 Mar 5 pages
175 3 0

Rating: 1

Ranking:
#84 in Short stories
#51 in Others

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Freedom and Inheritance

Babs

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
56 2 4

Rating: 3

Ranking:
#124 in Fantasy
#86 in Short stories

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The Secret of the Guardian of Dreams

Оксана Кириченко (Aillin Ai)

It’s a story about a Guardian of Dreams who lives in two worlds: one is the land of Guardians, other belongs to humans. The hardships she faces while taking care of people’s dreams bring her to some thoughts that change the two worlds. All rights reserved. ... more info

Story about: fantasy, other worlds, short story

Complete 3 pages
165 12 13

Rating: 16

Ranking:
#253 in Fantasy
#155 in Short stories

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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
241 21 17

Rating: 13

Ranking:
#169 in Short stories
#278 in Fantasy
#91 in Dark fantasy

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A Solution

Brad Emshwiller

Janna has deeper problems than her inability to cope with boyfriend Kyle's worsening alcoholism. ... more info

Story about: short story, horror

Complete 8 pages
240 8 13

Rating: 6

Ranking:
#115 in Thrillers & Suspense
#227 in Short stories

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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
392 9 3

Rating: 0

Ranking:
#268 in Short stories
#157 in Thrillers & Suspense
#65 in Suspense

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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
164 7 0

Rating: 3

Ranking:
#18 in Horror
#14 in Paranormal

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A dying wish

Babs

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
73 8 0

Rating: 2

Ranking:
#123 in Fantasy
#55 in Mystery
#29 in Supernaturals

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Composing Life's Medley

SavannahGeorgia

She was a poor woman who saw work as a forced means to an end, and one she never truly enjoyed. She had no useful talents within the workforce and her carefree spirit was unwelcomed by those who demanded her conformity and obedience. He was a talented artist who was doomed to serve the authority who... more info

Story about: music, romance, short story

Complete 124 pages
1011 32 6

Rating: 6

Ranking:
#360 in Romance
#22 in Historical Romance
#135 in Short stories

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The mysterious castle

Babs

This is my first attempt at doing a fantasy story which has been inspired by reading far to many D&D and Forgotten Realms books. Please let me know what you make of it. There is a castle which has stood for centuries, surrounded by wide open fields, a dark forest lies to the west and to the east ... more info

Story about: mystery, adventure, short story

Ongoing: 22 Oct 10 pages
132 8 5

Rating: 0

Ranking:
#268 in Fantasy
#88 in Dark fantasy

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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
3466 49 32

Rating: 10

Ranking:
#479 in Romance
#184 in Short stories

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