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Sherlock Holmes: The Retired Detective
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A budding reporter attempts to uncover the disappearance of Holmes in his retirement years, only to find that Holmes has a new passion and it deals with corpses. As a bonus, included within this release is “The AMAZEing Mr. Holmes” short tale as Holmes is put to the test to see if he can solve a challenging maze.

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2-4 Cavalry Book 3: Another Day In Paradise: Oh Do Me A Favor

2-4 Cavalry Book 3: Another Day In Paradise: Oh Do Me A Favor


This is a story taken from Another Day In Paradise and is a teaser only but a good short story I think... Available in PDF, Kindle and .epub (Nook) formats ...   [click here for more]
Eric Johnson   FREE 

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A Devil to Watch Over You

A Devil to Watch Over You


The first installment of a dark, pulpy 1930's vigilante serial. ...   [click here for more]
Peryton Publishing   FREE 

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A Letter to the Middle East

A Letter to the Middle East


There’s something very wrong with this world. There is a war going on in the Middle East and, somehow, we are all involved without really wanting to be. The reality is that the common and the average North American doesn’t hate the people of the Middle East. This belief has been constructed by the untruthful media because the corrupted politicians of both parties need us to hate and fear...   [click here for more]
All Day Breakfast Productions   FREE 

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A Morning in Garrison

A Morning in Garrison


Before exalting to become the Sword of Heaven referenced by the Loom of Fate as the Dragon Banner of the Burning Sun, Nellens Pulgaris served as a scale lord in the fledgling Nellens Home Legion. A routine morning meeting with his talon lord reveals some significant history of the still-mortal dynast, already destined for greatness, though yet to be chosen by the greatest of Incarnae. This...   [click here for more]
White Wolf   FREE 

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A Mote, Amidst a Tide of Darkness

A Mote, Amidst a Tide of Darkness


SHORT STORY (8863 words) I step from the cliff and fall and die and find myself somewhere new. Naked, cold, and alone. My gut is empty, as it always is. I have a raging thirst, and I am tired, as if desperately lacking sleep. Death for me is never death. I go somewhere else, somewhen else, to another life. I do not know why, and I do not know how, this is simply how it is. This is a short story,...   [click here for more]
Trevelyan Cooper   FREE 

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A Saga de Eu - Negócios de Almas

A Saga de Eu - Negócios de Almas


Céu, Purgatório e Inferno, os três reinos do pós-morte. Agentes de cada um deles tentam manipular os Homens, levando-os a fazer coisas que normalmente não fariam, para influenciar o seu destino final. Tudo para obter mais almas e ganhar vantagem na Guerra Eterna. Não o posso aceitar. Não é justo que o local de repouso (ou tormento) eterno de uma...   [click here for more]
Joel Puga   FREE 

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Acers March

Acers March


A difficult mission goes badly when electronic communication gets cut off and an elite mercenary group finds themselves stranded on a dead world with few options to get home. Part of the SOUL universe. ...   [click here for more]
OldCowboyGames   FREE 

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Achtung! Cthulhu: Tales From The Crucible

Achtung! Cthulhu: Tales From The Crucible


Achtung! Cthulhu is a world packed full of heroes, and this brand new revised edition of Tales from the Crucible features eight individuals who have well and truly seized their moment; eight drawn into the chaos of the Secret War, whose very actions are instrumental in giving Section M, Majestic and the Allies a fighting chance against the insidious power of The Order of the Black Sun...   [click here for more]
Modiphius   FREE 

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Age of Infinity: World Primer

Age of Infinity: World Primer


In Berlin, a team of heroes and operatives known as Task Force Seven deploys to stop a terrorist threat; utilizing their combined powers and skills to stop the terrorists before the other side can get a shot off. Over the streets over New York City, a pair of heroes engage in a battle broadcast over the HeroNET against a team of ‘villains’ whose only goal is to stop them; both sets of...   [click here for more]
Sector 13 Studios   FREE 

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Alice and Dorothy FREE SAMPLER

Alice and Dorothy FREE SAMPLER


This FREE Sampler contains the first 3 chapters of JW Schnarr's debut novel Alice & Dorothy, which will be available June 15th/2011. It also contains 3 bonus stories from his collection Things Falling Apart, which is out now in digital format and coming soon to paperback. Taken from the Back Text of Alice & Dorothy: Alice Pleasance has just killed a man. Later,...   [click here for more]
Northern Frights Publishing   FREE 

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All Three Trevelyan Cooper Stories [BUNDLE]

All Three Trevelyan Cooper Stories [BUNDLE]


This special bundle product contains the following titles. A Mote, Amidst a Tide of Darkness Regular price: $0.00 Bundle price: $0.00 Format: Multiple File Formats SHORT STORY (8863 words)I step from the cliff and fall and die and find myself somewhere new. Naked, cold, and alone. My gut is empty, as it always is. I have a raging thirst, and I am tired, as if...   [click here for more]
Trevelyan Cooper   FREE 

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Along the Road

Along the Road


Follow a team of deadly Hasu clan ninja as they take on deeply rooted corruption in the oasis city of Kashi. A free Kingdoms of Legend short story. Includes PDF, epub, and mobi formats. ...   [click here for more]
Interaction Point Games   FREE 

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An Ineffective System: The M247 Sergeant York

An Ineffective System: The M247 Sergeant York


In the 1970's, the US Army decided that it needed a self-propelled anti-aircraft gun, similar to the West German Gepard or Soviet ZSU-23-4. The result was the M247 Sergeant York. This article describes the M247 itself, the procurement process, and all the problems that led to Caspar Weinberger describing it as "basically an ineffective system" when it was cancelled in 1985. ...   [click here for more]
Shilka Publishing  Pay What You Want

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Catati Test: a short story (Catati TY #1)

Catati Test: a short story (Catati TY #1)


When Earth’s new spacefaring allies let Humans into their school, Tammy leapt at the chance. Maybe one of these days, she’ll even pass—preferably before her alien friend gets a girlfriend. a short story of about 3600 words   followed by “Yatorun Transport” This story comes in 5 different formats: MOBI - for Kindle e-readers...   [click here for more]
Misti Wolanski   FREE 

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Charli's Change

Charli's Change


Charli lived her life the way she wanted, and she never looked at anything else. Read what was lurking right beside her, but she never saw in this narrative poem ...   [click here for more]
Blue Ankh Publishing   FREE 

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Coffee

Coffee


Imagine a world in the far future, where a chest of riches is worth less then a cup of coffee. And a single naive man gets caught in the underworld of coffee growing. See why 12,000 people read this story, now for free exclusively here. ...   [click here for more]
Blue Ankh Publishing   FREE 

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Contagion Second Edition - Setting Sample

Contagion Second Edition - Setting Sample


The world of Contagion is a dark and terrifying place. On the surface it is no different than the world you and I live in. Most people go on about their lives never realizing the terrors that walk among them. Despite humanity’s vast ignorance, the horrors are there. Angels demons, gods and Hellspawn make war in the shadows. Clergy and Slayers rise from the human flock to protect their...   [click here for more]
Aegis Studios   FREE 

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Corrogatio

Corrogatio


"Tonight, the CVLT gathers and the Monolith rises." It is Halloween, 2015. On this special night, we celebrate with the release of Corrogatio, a collection of short stories, taken from the worlds of CPOP's tabletop miniatures games, Goremageddon and Shattered Verse Resurgence, written and brought to life by the talented minds of Neuicon, Tom Haswell, M.A. Favale and Seb Möller....   [click here for more]
Crushpop Productions   FREE 

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Corrogatio IV: the Midnight Massacre

Corrogatio IV: the Midnight Massacre


"Tonight, the CVLT gathers and the Monolith rises again." It is Halloween, 2018. It has become a tradition. It is now time, as the fourth gathering is upon us, with the fourth annual Corrogatio. In the biggest collection of writers to date, Corrogatio IV: the Midnight Massacre is presented to you. Ten gut-grinding tales of terror from authors from all over the world gather together...   [click here for more]
Crushpop Productions   FREE 

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Corrogatio: the Second Conjuring

Corrogatio: the Second Conjuring


"Tonight, the CVLT gathers and the Monolith rises again." It is Halloween, 2016. On this special night, we celebrate with the second release of Corrogatio, a movement created by the fans of CPOP, known collectively as the CVLT, and introduces you to a collection of short stories, taken from the worlds of CPOP's tabletop miniatures games, written and brought to life by the talented...   [click here for more]
Crushpop Productions   FREE 

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Corrogatio: the Third Conjuring

Corrogatio: the Third Conjuring


"Tonight, the CVLT gathers and the Monolith rises again." It is Halloween, 2017. On this special night, we celebrate with the third annual release of Corrogatio, a movement created by the fans of CPOP, known collectively as the CVLT, and introduces you to a collection of short stories, written and brought to life by the talented minds of Neuicon, M.A. Favale, Chris Reynolds, Seb...   [click here for more]
Crushpop Productions   FREE 

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Crystal Glasses

Crystal Glasses


Anthology of Poetry 1991 to 2019 ...   [click here for more]
Andrew Smazogz  Pay What You Want

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Discover Your Destiny

Discover Your Destiny


Step into the Ninth World—and brighten its future with the light of the past Discover Your Destiny immerses you in the Ninth World, while taking you on a tour of character creation and other key concepts introduced in the forthcoming Numenera Discovery and Numenera Destiny corebooks. This free fiction title focuses on the narrative concepts to help new and experienced...   [click here for more]
Monte Cook Games   FREE 

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Dust In The Wind (A Zombie Mystery)

Dust In The Wind (A Zombie Mystery)


The zombie and detective genres are merged in this short story. Humanity is rebuilding after a zombie apocalypse, but that doesn't mean there isn't an occasional outbreak. Prosecutor Karen Domenick starts some routine paperwork on a woman who killed her husband as he was starting to turn into a zombie. But something doesn't add up. Was this self defense or murder? This short story appears in the...   [click here for more]
Dimension Comics   FREE 

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El Último

El Último


Aterrorizado por la idea de la muerte, un hombre se deja contaminar por el vampirismo con el fin de prolongar su vida indefinidamente. Sin embargo, cuando las legiones del Cielo y el Infierno se enfrentan en la batalla definitiva, el hombre se convierte en el último ser humano sobre la faz de la Tierra. ¿Se dejará arrastrar sin ofrecer resistencia hacia uno de los reinos de la...   [click here for more]
Joel Puga   FREE 

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Episode One: Lights, Camera, Impact!

Episode One: Lights, Camera, Impact!


As adventurers of the grand cosmos, Mr. Jason Space and Captain Helena Galaxy seek to discover new worlds and new adventures and to have fun while doing it. They will never do paid mercenary work, no matter how good the offer, for they are explorers and not mercenaries. They will complete every mission they undertake, no matter how much trouble it gets them into. And they will never give up, regardless...   [click here for more]
Annulus Publishing   FREE 

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For Want of Cruelty (Overhill)

For Want of Cruelty (Overhill)


"My father was a vampire," she tells you. And maybe she makes you believe it…   (a short story of about 1800 words or about 5 minutes of reading.) ...   [click here for more]
Misti Wolanski   FREE 

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Frontier Explorer - Issue 8

Frontier Explorer - Issue 8


Welcome Explorers! Issue 8 is now available for download. This issue brings us a variety of topics including races, ships, equipment, and creatures. We also have a variety of campaign background material, a new comic series, and another story about the exploits of Rodworth Shimout. This issue also includes the second of many articles on converting the Star Frontiers setting to the Stars Without...   [click here for more]
Frontier Explorer  Pay What You Want

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Grim Crew Presents: Dead Future #1

Grim Crew Presents: Dead Future #1


There is a story that is passed down through the ages. This tale of the undead, arisen to devour the living, leaving nothing but a wasteland behind them. Yes, that is what you find here. Contained within the pages you will be taken on a twisted ride through the end of the world. From docile day dwelling zombies to a side line view from space as the world falls apart and back to one beginning of it...   [click here for more]
Raven Warren Studios   FREE 

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Hunters Glory

Hunters Glory


Only so many things can go wrong when you are hunting a dragon. Part of the SOUL universe by oldcowboygames.com ...   [click here for more]
OldCowboyGames   FREE 

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Imperiata

Imperiata


SHORT STORY (9601 words) Ishta’eth, demon-slave of Eternal Imperium, has kept the empire safe for a thousand years. When an aging emperor dies without an obvious heir, an interregnum begins, and it is a terrible time of civil war and chaos. All is not lost, however. Ishta’eth is immortal, a ruthless fanatic, and has been organizing the world for longer than most peoples have a recorded...   [click here for more]
Trevelyan Cooper   FREE 

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Independence

Independence


In the aftermath of a battle a ship drifts helplessly in space. Is the strange new warship they were fighting still out there? Will it come back for them? Commander Johnson faces a desperate race to get her destroyer back into action and save her crew. "If you liked Alien, you'll love Independence." "I would recommend this to anyone looking for a deep science fiction story. It...   [click here for more]
Alasdair Shaw  Pay What You Want

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Island Ghosts: A Will Castleton Adventure

Island Ghosts: A Will Castleton Adventure


"Slightly psychic" U.S. Marshal Will Castleton's tropical vacation is no escape from his past. Rescued from the pages of the out-of-print hard-boiled DIME detective anthology, this short story finds Will racing time through a hurricane to save a woman's life, the reporter who cashed in on the tragedy resulting in his psychic abilities hot on his trail. NOTE: "Island Ghosts" also...   [click here for more]
a-a Productions   FREE 

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La Saga de Yo - Negocios de Almas

La Saga de Yo - Negocios de Almas


El Cielo, el Purgatorio y el Infierno, los tres reinos de la otra vida. Agentes de cada uno de ellos tratan de manipular a los Hombres, llevándolos a hacer cosas que normalmente no harían, para influir en su destino final. Todo para obtener más almas y ganar ventaja en la Guerra Eterna. No lo puedo aceptar. No es justo que el lugar de descanso (o castigo) eterno de una persona...   [click here for more]
Joel Puga   FREE 

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Lady Yellowbird and the Flight of the Sad Panda

Lady Yellowbird and the Flight of the Sad Panda


In this dystopian science fiction story, one retired schoolteacher refuses to accept her fate. Not only has the city of New Chicago sequestered its aging population into a dingy sector called "The Gray," its young mayor has also enforced strict rules to keep its senior citizens contained. Find out what happens when Rose Freedman stands up against the oppressive mayor to fight for her...   [click here for more]
FR Press   FREE 

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Legend of the Five Rings: First Scroll - Fiction from the Core Set

Legend of the Five Rings: First Scroll - Fiction from the Core Set


If Rokugan was the Emerald Empire, then the emerald was flawed… It is an era of sudden change and upheaval in Rokugan. Mortal schemes, natural calamities, and celestial turmoil alike have disrupted the political, military, and spiritual equilibrium of the land. Long-simmering rivalries and fresh betrayals ripple through the courts and on the battlefield. The Chrysanthemum Throne is beset by...   [click here for more]
Fantasy Flight Games   FREE 

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Libertas Per Sceintiam: Just Another Day

Libertas Per Sceintiam: Just Another Day


The corporations run the world. They bribe those that make the laws and even claim their own city-states. Things are nice on the top, but pretty dreary for everyone else. But not everything is bad, there's aways those willing to take the fight to corps and keep the average people from being too victimized. This is a slice of the dystopian, cyberpunk life of the few protecting the people. ...   [click here for more]
Best With Stuff  Pay What You Want

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Ling Ling Conquers GRAXX

Ling Ling Conquers GRAXX


"Revenge is a dish best served BLOODY." Originally released during FCBD 2015, Ling Ling Conquers GRAXX follows the story of one of GRAXX's most notorious thrashers: the one and only Ling Ling. CPOP and MONOLITH present the rerelease of Ling Ling Conquers GRAXX, back by popular demand. She's back, ready to conquer the world, again. Ling Ling Conquers GRAXX is a story of betrayal,...   [click here for more]
Crushpop Productions   FREE 

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Mechanical Bard: Ninth World Tales

Mechanical Bard: Ninth World Tales


Legacy Product This product was created in the early publishig days and may no be of the quality many have expected us to produce. Avaliable Download Formats .PDF .MOBI .EPUB A good tale can be worth more than a thousand shins. At least, that is what the Mechanical Bard says. For a tale can lead to great discovery or even great ruin... This Anthology presents to the Numenera...   [click here for more]
Metal Weave Games  Pay What You Want

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Midgard Preview

Midgard Preview


Two Short Tales, and the Feathered Folk This introduction to the Midgard Campaign setting offers up two short stories, by Jeff Grubb and Wade Rockett, plus a beautifully-illustrated overview of the setting. The Midgard Preview also includes all details of a new PC race: the huginn, or ravenfolk, plus their sorcerous bloodline and beautiful art of the children of the runes. Download yours...   [click here for more]
Kobold Press   FREE 

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Modern Witch Hunt

Modern Witch Hunt


A short tale from the "strange" desk of the Iscariot Police Department. ...   [click here for more]
Occult Moon   FREE 

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Moleswind and the Dark Enchanter

Moleswind and the Dark Enchanter


The third Moleswind adventure set in the Hidden Realms medieval fantasy Role Playing World. Moleswind becomes ensnared in the magical webs of a Dark Enchanter, an unscrupulous elf of ancient lineage. Plucky and resourceful as ever, Moleswind rises to the many challenges to resolve this quest and save his fellow forest people from never ending servitude under the command of the Dark Enchanter. This...   [click here for more]
Dreamworlds   FREE 

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Moleswind: Hunted by the Dark Elves

Moleswind: Hunted by the Dark Elves


The first adventure of Nathaniel Moleswind Esq; a cheeky and tricksy noggle, which is to say; an agile elf of modest stature who is bold, daring, and, just possibly, a little foolhardy! In this tale Moleswind and his friends discover a magical emerald and silver mace, interrupting their dangerous game of darefall. This discovery leads to encounters first with a massive ogre, then the relatively friendly...   [click here for more]
Dreamworlds   FREE 

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Moose Crossing: Issue one

Moose Crossing: Issue one


A collection of stories ranging from Horror to Fantasy. Featuring: Witch Hunter: Writer - Paul Bradford Artist - Allen Byrns The Hunt: Writer – Loki DeWitt A Ghost Named Larry: Writer - Mike Salt, Artist – Luke Cooper What Was Once Yours Is Mine: Writer - Kelly Bender Artist - Adrian Crasmaru Bounty Hunter: Writer & Artist: Luke Cooper Moose Crossing #1 TM...   [click here for more]
Evil Moose Publishing   FREE 

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Nights of the Crusades: Of Fire and Clay

Nights of the Crusades: Of Fire and Clay


Nights of the Crusades is set in a land and time that is familiar on the surface, but within its cracks lie tales of alchemy, madness and violence. It is a world that could have happened and then been lost to barbarity and time. Within these tales you will find a dark mixture of the One Thousand and One Nights, the history surrounding the Crusades and both modern and ancient tales of terror. Set...   [click here for more]
Aetheric Dreams   FREE 

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Nights of the Crusades: The Enchanted Queen

Nights of the Crusades: The Enchanted Queen


Nights of the Crusades is set in a land and time that is familiar on the surface, but within its cracks lie tales of alchemy, madness and violence. It is a world that could have happened and then been lost to barbarity and time. Within these tales you will find a dark mixture of the One Thousand and One Nights, the history surrounding the Crusades and both modern and ancient tales of terror. Set...   [click here for more]
Aetheric Dreams   FREE 

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Nights of the Crusades: The Knight of Judgement

Nights of the Crusades: The Knight of Judgement


Nights of the Crusades is set in a land and time that is familiar on the surface, but within its cracks lie tales of alchemy, madness and violence. It is a world that could have happened and then been lost to barbarity and time. Within these tales you will find a dark mixture of the One Thousand and One Nights, the history surrounding the Crusades and both modern and ancient tales of terror. Set...   [click here for more]
Aetheric Dreams   FREE 

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Nights of the Crusades: The Tale of the Traitor and the Wyrm

Nights of the Crusades: The Tale of the Traitor and the Wyrm


Nights of the Crusades is set in a land and time that is familiar on the surface, but within its cracks lie tales of alchemy, madness and violence. It is a world that could have happened and then been lost to barbarity and time. Within these tales you will find a dark mixture of the One Thousand and One Nights, the history surrounding the Crusades and both modern and ancient tales of terror. Set...   [click here for more]
Aetheric Dreams   FREE 

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Of Her Own (Tales from Aleyi: from the streets of Saf)

Of Her Own (Tales from Aleyi: from the streets of Saf)


All young Lallie Nonsire wanted was a quiet life, minding her own business and ignoring what she was by birth. After her magic betrays her by saving a friend's life, she'll settle for escaping Saf before she's turned into a live torch. But where can the child of a despised race go? (A short story of 2,600 words plus an excerpt from A Fistful of Earth.) CONTAINS: Some violence. ...   [click here for more]
Misti Wolanski   FREE 

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One-Pager

One-Pager


What is One-Pager? A new one page story every week. One-Pager is the direct result of a challenge I made to myself in 2011, a challenge to tell a new story every week with a different cast, and to tell that complete story in only one page. An exercise in brevity of writing, condensing stories if you will. Each week myself and a team of amazing professional comic creators bring you a...   [click here for more]
All Day Breakfast Productions   FREE 

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