Short Stories
epub |eng | 2016-03-02 | Author:Oscar Wilde

The Star-Child Once upon a time two poor Woodcutters were making their way home through a great pine-forest. It was winter, and a night of bitter cold. The snow lay ...
( Category: Short Stories September 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-09 | Author:Mukalel, Cyril [Mukalel, Cyril]

Unable to hinder the magnificent glory, Desolate clouds part in reluctance. Stunned by the crimson carriages drawing Night’s agony fades to distance. Rustling breeze hugs the fruitless Easing the pain ...
( Category: Short Stories September 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 1987-09-19 | Author:Dorris, Michael

surrender. I was nearly a foot shorter, but he was afraid of my pregnant body and that evened the odds. I spoke into his face, only inches above mine. "I ...
( Category: Short Stories September 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-09 | Author:ChaShiree M. [M., ChaShiree]

Maybe something like hope Whoa. This is intense. Who is this guy? Where did he come from? How would he even have time for all of that? My thoughts are ...
( Category: Short Stories September 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-01-02 | Author:Brea Alepoú [Alepoú, Brea]

6 "Karter, wake up." Someone who distinctly sounded like Lola was shaking him. "Shhh… five minutes," Karter said. "It's Christmas; wake up." Karter was sure Christmas was tomorrow. He still ...
( Category: Short Stories September 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-06-05 | Author:Kate Chopin

A Lady of Bayou St. John The days and the nights were very lonely for Madame Delisle. Gustave, her husband, was away yonder in Virginia somewhere, with Beauregard, and she ...
( Category: Short Stories September 16,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-02-28 | Author:Charles W. Chesnutt

“Co’se Brer Dan couldn’ do nuffin. He knowed it wa’n’t no use, but he clumb up on de chimbly en got down de go’ds en bottles en yuther cunjuh fixin’s, ...
( Category: African-American Studies September 16,2019 )
azw3, epub |eng | 2018-02-12 | Author:Washington Irving

Christmas Eve Saint Fran­cis and Saint Benedight Blesse this house from wicked wight; From the night-mare and the gob­lin, That is hight good fel­low Robin; Keep it from all evil ...
( Category: Short Stories September 16,2019 )
azw3, epub |eng | 2019-07-17 | Author:Mack Reynolds

* * * Johnny said in agony, “Oh, Lord. What clan were they?” Derek punched a hole in his beer can with the opener that hung from the re­frig­er­a­tor by ...
( Category: Anthologies September 16,2019 )
azw3, epub |eng | 2018-04-13 | Author:Robert E. Howard

II Goddess Awakens The Cim­me­rian at first made no at­tempt to fight the cur­rent that was sweep­ing him through light­less night. He kept him­self afloat, grip­ping be­tween his teeth the ...
( Category: Short Stories September 16,2019 )
azw3 |eng | 2019-06-05 | Author:Unknown

A Lady of Bayou St. John The days and the nights were very lonely for Madame Delisle. Gus­tave, her hus­band, was away yon­der in Vir­ginia some­where, with Beau­re­gard, and she ...
( Category: Short Stories September 16,2019 )
azw3, epub |eng | 2019-02-15 | Author:H. G. Wells

A Story of the Days to Come I The Cure for Love The ex­cel­lent Mr. Mor­ris was an Eng­lish­man, and he lived in the days of Queen Vict­oria the Good. ...
( Category: Short Stories September 16,2019 )
azw3, epub |eng | 2019-08-26 | Author:Henry Lawson

* * * It must be near one or two o’clock. The fire is burn­ing low. Al­lig­ator lies with his head rest­ing on his paws, and watches the wall. He ...
( Category: Short Stories September 16,2019 )
azw3, epub |eng | 2018-04-03 | Author:H. P. Lovecraft

* * * By that noon fully three-quar­ters of the men and boys of Dun­wich were troop­ing over the roads and mead­ows between the new-made Whate­ley ru­ins and Cold Spring ...
( Category: Occult September 16,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-02 | Author:Etgar Keret

ROBBIE On the morning of his birthday, Robbie got out of bed and discovered, in the living room next to the colorfully wrapped presents, that his dad had turned into ...
( Category: Short Stories September 14,2019 )