Category Archives: Short Stories

The Perils of Sherlock Holmes

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Trever Palmer's writing is clear, if not outstanding. At the end of the 16th century, some of the most popular short stories in Europe were the darkly tragic " novella " of Matteo Bandello (especially in their French translation). Overall Lore is a good collection of multi-genre stories full of darkness, depression, eeriness, and a somber tone. Maureen Fuary was born in North Queensland, was raised in many parts of Australia and returned to the north as a young, fresh graduate of anthropology to take up a position at James Cook University.
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The Noodle Girl

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The 2015 winning story “Nesting Doll” by Tori Malcangio appears in Issue 34: Keeping Things Whole. As the old couple sit together in the snow, shortly before he curls up and dies, Ayah invites her estranged husband into the fold of the army blanket, symbolically inviting him back into the warmth of tradition and family that the blanket represents to her: “She offered half of the blanket to him and they sat wrapped together.” When Chato lies down and curls up in the snow, wrapping him in Jimmie’s army blanket and singing a lullaby learned from her grandmother, Ayah symbolically reconciles all of these losses through a continuation of the oral tradition.
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John Corwell, Sailor And Miner; and, Poisonous Fish: 1901

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Membership Details on Website: http://www.historicalnovelsociety.org/main.htm Spec Magazine A Canadian magazine seeks fantasy, horror, ghost and fairy stories; both poetry and prose. Please note that it can take up to 12 months to hear back regarding your submission. Occasionally we might even have a surprise for our loyal newsletter readers! All pre-orders are sold at the Membership Price or for one Member Credit, and are shipped separately.
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The Sword of Islam and Other Tales of Adventure

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To produce our special collection of 6-word sci-fi stories, we enlisted some of our favorite writers and graphic designers. It is part of a fantasy series, The Throne of Bones, that takes place in another world. You must also give mental and physical fitness priority. While the short story is largely distinct from the novel, authors of both generally draw from a common pool of literary techniques. This book, edited by Bruce Sterling, helped crystallize cyberpunk in a lot of people's minds, and it includes the most essential cyberpunk authors, from William Gibson to Pat Cadigan to Rudy Rucker to John Shirley to Sterling himself.
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A Garland for Girls

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After his death, for instance, The New Yorker compared him to the recently deceased editor of the Social Register, suggesting that they shared a form of snobbery. Woven throughout the anthology are personal anecdotes from several of today’s most celebrated performers of stage, screen, and television. This suspenseful and climactic story will take you on an emotional journey. When you register, we’ll also send you our free Uncertain Times e-book which analyses the big ideas changing our world AND we’ll send you our free weekly newsletter. (If you prefer not to receive the newsletter you can unsubscribe at any time).
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The Kitchen Cat and Other Stories

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Once you have written enough short stories, they can be placed together into a collection and sold as a regular book or ebook. Here then are all of the stories found in this 63-page book ( download all the stories in a single, Adobe Acrobat PDF, 375KB ). Chambers has a skill for evoking emotions needed in the horror field. Dark Duets by Linda Addison and Stephen M. Once again, Scott Nicholson writes wonderfully creepy tales of love and loss and things we�d rather not know about.
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Here in Our Auschwitz and Other Stories (The Margellos World

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Those above and other authors included in New Short Stories are well published and have new books on the way, all over the world. Other good stories include �Suicide Mission� by David Perlmutter, about a very odd seven-year-old terrorist who may have built the perfect bomb; �Throwing Darts� by Gary J. Let me state at the beginning, I think this is a worthwhile short story collection that should be on the shelves of any library that is serious about having a horror collection.
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An American Memory

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Here's step-by-step instructions on how to get revenge, according to Montresor. It is about a house that is a magnet for zombies, and the man who decides to call it home. Short stories are an excellent introduction to any author and his latest collection, The Beautiful Thing That Awaits Us All, is a must-read for new and seasoned fans alike. However, Tess knows how males treat their mates and wants no part of it, determined to evade capture during the chase… but can she outrun and outsmart such strong males?
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Infidelities: Stories of War and Lust (P.S.)

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Dick]): Galaxy Science Fiction, December 1959 – Table Of Contents (Includes War Game by Philip K. The fourth is a longer Lovecraftian inspired tale called mystery of the word. I really enjoyed the stories "Soul in the Bottle," a tale centered around a book collector and his fascination with Jean Harlow's star on the walk of fame, and "Hour of Babel," a neat time travel story inspired by the pizza joint that Powers worked at in the 1970's. Writers of all skill levels are welcome to attend. She put pen to paper for the first time about 12 months ago, loved it and so joined the local writing group at Buderim.
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No Place For Sluggards: Installments 1-5

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I know for a fact he is not devoting the time needed to bring his brand of horror out to the mainstream, but he deserves to be read. Novels… Reading – and enjoying – the entire novel can be a dream activity for holidays. I also thoroughly enjoyed Wrath James White�s �He Who Would Not Bow�, about a small group of people who find out they can kill God while He is on earth; Althea Kontis� �The God of Last Moments�, about a young man who begins feeding on the power of the dead�s last moments; and Tom Piccirilli�s �Scrawl�, about an average writer who finds inspiration one night during a writers� convention.
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