Tag Archives: Magic

Direvale Farm

My entry in the January r/fantasywriters challenge. I suggested the prompt this month: a funny story in which magic goes horribly wrong. Edwin climbed into the unicorn-drawn carriage. When the tour guide had his back turned, he rubbed his slushy … Continue reading

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The Time Capsule

Short story for the r/fantasywriters December challenge: limit of 300 words. Everyone was drunk. Villagers lit candles, traded hats, and beat spoons against wooden bowls. They gathered around the giant spruce that towered over their houses, taking shelter from the … Continue reading

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Loose Threads

This story won the November r/fantasywriters challenge. Zeke locked his truck. “You’re not going to bring the metal detector?” “If I need it.” Casey trudged across the road, resting her shovel on her shoulder. She stopped in front of the … Continue reading

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