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The Chicken And The Golden Needle

By Thelonelyknightofaincrad  (booksie.com)


Short Story | Updated May 3, 2014 | Reads: 50 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Folktale,All,Ages,Chicken,Animal,Phoenix,Snake


Rat And The Cage

By Peace Darkangel  (booksie.com)

Rat is a tree flyer and one of the best. What happens when he's caged against a terrifying bird demon?

Short Story | Updated Apr 22, 2014 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Rat,Caged,Tree,Flying,Fantasy,Childish,Folktale


Boggy Creek

By Thomas Pike  (booksie.com)

Just a short story that I wrote of a random folk tale that my father told me not to long ago.

Short Story | Updated Mar 18, 2014 | Reads: 117 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 2
Tags: Thriller,Folktale,Mystery,Action

Le Succube

By Victor Palmer  (booksie.com)

Based on a French legend.

Poetry | Updated Jan 4, 2013 | Reads: 14 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Folklore,French,Le,Succube,Dragon,Legend,Folktale,Seduction,Soul,Lost,Wandering

The House

By Roberto Wentworth  (booksie.com)

This story is for anyone who loves short stories about creepy things in closets that end with exciting endings. If you read this you are guaranteed to be satisfied. This story is a great Halloween story as well. It is about six boy scouts that enter an abandoned house searching for a legend that...

Short Story | Updated Oct 29, 2012 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Halloween,Story,Creepy,Legend,Myth,Folktale,Monster


Book Summary - Wise Old Woman Retold By Yoshiko Uchida

By Jasmine M  (booksie.com)

This is a brief summary of the story.

Book Review | Updated Aug 16, 2012 | Reads: 1178 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 1
Tags: Folktale,Summary

Untitled F.L. Ackroyd Project

By Flackroyd  (booksie.com)

Merrick Smith lives on the quiet peaceful Cape in future America that is plagued by depression and war debts. When an unexpected thing happens to the happy family everything changes. What will happen to the Smith family? What surprises lurk within these pages? Read and find out! Enjoy!

Novel | Updated Jul 7, 2012 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Folktale,Romance,Grief,Tragedy,America,Depression,Recovery,Water,Ocean,Sea,Selkie,Mermaid,Fantasy,Love,Angst,Pearl,Photograph

Henry Antrim

By Bernard Thatcher  (booksie.com)

A town hides in the presence of a man.

Poetry | Updated Oct 16, 2011 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 4 | Likes: 3
Tags: Cowboy,Billy,Henry,Antrim,Kid,Legend,Folktale,Western,Wild,West

The Lovers Who Are Blind And Mindless.

By Sweetlydisgusting  (booksie.com)

A little story from the back of my Mind.

Short Story | Updated Aug 26, 2011 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Love,Folktale,Strange

Vagn And The She Mouse

By Thenameisangelx  (booksie.com)

This was a story that I had to do for school. Basically, I had to choose a Folktale and make it my own. So I chose Diamonds and Toads and made it into a Modern Folktale.

Short Story | Updated Apr 20, 2011 | Reads: 12 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Diamond,Toads,Folktale,Moral,Beauty,Greed,Kindess,Ugly


Sealed With A Kiss (Mythical/Fantasy Creature Contest)

By Reverie  (booksie.com)

my entry for Mommy3's Mythical/Fantasy Creature Contest, centered on the selkie XD~! ~*~ Indeed, our promises had been sealed. Sealed with a kiss.

Short Story | Updated Dec 28, 2009 | Reads: 40 | Comments: 11 | Likes: 36
Tags: Romance,Selkie,Mythical,Myth,Legend,Folktale,Seal,Love,Beach,Seashore,Sea



By Eglentyne  (booksie.com)

An old tale that my grandmother told me. I have patched it together, from various sources. It seems to have had a basis in fact. A family called Veran still live in the this area of Derbyshire. Also, my grandfather letter, which themselves are of great interest often refer to an organisation,...

Short Story | Updated Nov 2, 2007 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 3
Tags: Sanctum Folktale

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