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The Second Lost Tale of Mercia: Ethelred the King

by Jayden Woods

This haunting short story illustrates the scandalous circumstances surrounding King Ethelred's rise to power at the age of eleven, and reveals why the entire reign of so-called "Ethelred the Unready" seems to...

The Third Lost Tale of Mercia: Aydith the Aetheling

by Jayden Woods

Aydith's story is that of a young aetheling who, despite her royal blood, can get no one to listen to her willful opinions. With the encouragement of a kind hearth companion named Hastings, perhaps she will...

Desimone Avenue Book Two

by M.A. Koontz

This is book two of the Writings of a Brilliant Lunatic, a series of poems following the character Gray as they attempt to transverse in a world full of death, deception, lust, and lies.

The Ghost and the Document Reviewer: A Mystery Novella

by Gayle Tiller

Sarah Claysworth is a struggling Silicon Valley document review lawyer. She has no stability in her life as she bounces from project to project. Her finances are in disarray and she has no personal life to speak...

Faster Than Light: Dobhriathar

Faster Than Light #2

by Malcolm Pierce

The second in a series of short stories about the I.S.S. Fenghuang, the last faster-than-light starship in the galaxy. In this volume, Governor Caitlin Adair struggles with her place among the crew while they...

The Fourth Lost Tale of Mercia: Athelward the Historian

by Jayden Woods

Lord Athelward, an ealdorman who also wants to write history, finds his peace of mind disturbed when a strange woman named Golde and her young son Eadric show up on his doorstep with a ridiculous proposal. “The...

Chanson de Severus (Harry Potter for grown-ups)

by Squibstress

Severus watches. He reflects on how things went so far so fast. Not a true chanson de geste, since it follows none of the prescribed meters. But it is a romance of deeds, though some not as heroic as tradition...

Freedom from the past

by Clare Tanner

Sometimes we have to revisit the past to escape from it

Cthulhu Returns

by Jacquel Chrissy May

A girl named Sierra Davidson is tired of being bullied at school and neglected at home. As a result, she hides in the closet one day with a copy of H.P. Lovecraft’s “The Call of Cthulhu” and wishes for...

Overboard

by Sandra Madera

Brenna Maren just graduated high school and is in desperate need of some fun and relaxation. When a group of her closest friends decide to spend their summer sailing to the Florida Keys, Brenna is all in......

Offerings

by Stewart Felkel

Retired, and recently widowed, FBI agent Tommy McCain moves to a small town in Louisiana in search of a missing friend. What he finds is a community of characters who are sometimes quirky and sometimes sinister....

Belonging To Two

by Jessica Urahara

The story of broken hearts, broken romance, broken dreams. One girl has loved many guys,but they never love her back, not enough, and through the deadly affection, this has become the tradicgy she lives. The...

One day in summer

by Garry Grierson

Aran is a time-traveller who keeps returning to the same place and time over and over again, dragging his best friend, Navaya, with him. Navaya is getting jaded by the constant trips to the same place, and she...

Ambush

by Andre Gal

“Ambush”, is the eighth story in a series “At the Crossroads.” World War II, occupation of Poland by Garman army, fierce fighting of partisans with the invader near Warsaw. But now, all your friends...

Tell Tale Heart

by Emmanuel Obi, Jr

WARNING: Strong violence Poe's grim and malevolent style was always amazing to me and a source of inspiration in a lot of my writing and artwork. One of my favorite short stories, The Tell-Tale Heart, is a perfect...

24 Hour Nightmare: A Short Story

by Gayle Tiller

"24 Hour Nightmare: A Short Story" is a short horror tale with about 6,000 words. It's Friday night and Monica is checking her email from her apartment in San Jose. She hasn't had a date in over six months....

Echoes From The Past

by Shirley Glynn

Voices - high school friends; an old cabin deep in the woods; a terrifying night spent in that cabin. Sara and her five closest friends - they were all together and then there was only Sara. Her friends disappeared,...

My Angel Doris: Book one

by M.A. Koontz

This is book one of Writings of a Brilliant Lunatic, a series of poems following the character Gray as they attempts to transverse in a world full of death, deception, lust, and lies.

Black Rain

by Ian Sales

The settlement on Titan, one of the moons of Saturn, is only just hanging on. When a teenager goes missing, a search party is organised. What Dr Albarn finds while looking for the missing girl could have profound...

Blood of the Lamb

by Stephen W. Cote

In the latter half of the nineteenth century, Cain is a gunfighter known as a leading cause of ghost towns. His desire for a peaceful life is impossible given his sordid past and his inability to remember the...