Verimacous: Stories from Mythical History

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Status: In Progress  |  Genre: Fantasy  |  House: Booksie Classic
This is a work in progress collection of short stories made to coincide with a novel that I am currently working on. These stories are supposed to add depth to both some items and environments
within the novel itself and provide the world with some interesting backstory.

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Current short stories

Submitted: August 27, 2018

The Vampire and Her Wolf For centuries, the wars waged between vampires and werewolves have been bloody spectacles that have caused ... Read Chapter

Newest stories (9/13/18)

Submitted: September 10, 2018


This is a continuation of the other short stories from chapter one and they all still follow the main of this being the backstory for the main novel that I am still working on. Some are shorter
than most mainly because they are not too detailed stories as they are meant to be recounts of old stories passed down by generations. Let me know what you would like history on next; the horrible
orc massacre, the great dwarven mechanist, the mythical civil rights case of 1881, the last soldier of an ancient legion, etc.
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Dream Wars

Submitted: September 21, 2018


From now on I'll be posting one story at a time for easier access to stories people like. This next one is about a great event in Orcish history that happens every thousand years.
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Man to God

Submitted: September 21, 2018


This story is about a great warrior that went from his horrible upbringing to becoming a force for good and then into a god of justice and peace.
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God Beaten by Wine

Submitted: September 21, 2018


This is a story of man's desperate struggle to save his son by any means necessary, even denying death himself.
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The Hunters of Old

Submitted: September 21, 2018


This is a story about both one of the most feared mercenary bands of all time and the cursed items they left behind.
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Armored Dwarven Hairs

Submitted: September 21, 2018


This story is about a dwarf assassin with one of the strangest pieces of armor that the world has ever seen
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Sword of Kings

Submitted: September 21, 2018


This is a story about an ancient weapon that was not only a tool of war, but a unifying symbol for ten kingdoms.
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The Great Squabbling

Submitted: September 21, 2018


This is a story about an ancient leprechaun blood feud that was only inflamed by arrogance and drunken behavior.
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The Ladybug Warrior

Submitted: September 21, 2018


This is a story about a spirit that lives on in every single ladybug. A spirit that only wants to keep children safe.
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The Art of Ghost Fighting

Submitted: September 21, 2018


This is a story of love lost and the things formed in the pursuit of hearing from one's deceased beloved once more.
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The Witch and the Knight

Submitted: October 07, 2018


A powerful dark witch and a brave wholesome knight's union create a whole new class of soldier that will forever change the face of mystic warfare.
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Aphrodite and Her 11 Daughters

Submitted: October 20, 2018


This story shows how the Greek goddess of love could be just as cruel as Hades and how her cruelty led to the creation of one of the world's deadliest armies.
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The Charlatan and the Film

Submitted: October 20, 2018


A charlatan gifting the world with one of its most useful tools? Sounds unbelievable, but its true!!!!
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In Honor of the Gods

Submitted: October 20, 2018


This story is a prime example of all of the gods working together in harmony.
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The Red Lord and his Four Brides

Submitted: October 20, 2018


This is the only account of a human becoming a Red Lord, only by the help of his four loves.
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Loki and his Last Bet

Submitted: October 20, 2018


This is a story about how a mortal man was able to trick the Norse god of mischief, Loki, in a simple game of chess.
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Blood and Power

Submitted: October 21, 2018


Blood is both a fundamental part of life and the means to its power, but only one was able to control its full potential.
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Elves vs. Orcs: A War of Two Titans

Submitted: October 21, 2018


A war between Orcs and Elves is one of the world's most dangerous pieces of history that has been lost for centuries, but from an old tattered scroll it speaks volumes.
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Monster Made From Man

Submitted: October 21, 2018


What do a kind old lady and a horrifying beast of legend have in common? Unfortunately a lot in this tale.
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Tale of Three Elves

Submitted: October 22, 2018


The origins of the three Elven tribes is something that is heavily debated in the fictional world, but the Dark Elves seem to have the answer.
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The Seven Crying Apostles

Submitted: October 23, 2018

The Tears of the Seven Sisters The tale of the seven nuns and their eternal servitude to the god that they honored is one that shows ... Read Chapter

All for Love

Submitted: October 23, 2018


True love can drive a man to do many things.
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The Unsoiled Garden

Submitted: October 26, 2018

The Virgin Garden The story of the virgin and her magnificent garden is a story known to all beings in the mythical realm as it is ... Read Chapter

Agent Jelivre, The Lustful Agent

Submitted: October 26, 2018

Agent Romeo and his Downfall The story of the name once known as Agent Jelivre, now more commonly known by his nickname of Romeo, is ... Read Chapter

Kali's Accursed Weapons

Submitted: October 27, 2018

Kali’s Ungodly Blade The legend of the Hindu goddess of death, Kali, and her grand weapon is one that still lingers to this day a... Read Chapter

The Origins of Grendel

Submitted: October 27, 2018

The Harbormaster and Grendel The horrifying tale of the beast called Grendel and the Harbormaster of the Danish harbor town of Flatfi... Read Chapter

The Great Trick

Submitted: October 28, 2018

The Divine Masquerade The ongoing conflict between the gods of Asgard and the great plains of Egypt is all thanks to the trickery o... Read Chapter

Deserters or Disciples

Submitted: October 28, 2018

The Order from the Agency The Unifaction, or as they are better known to the members of the Agency, “The Order of Deserters,” is ... Read Chapter

The First Dragon Halfling

Submitted: October 28, 2018

She Who is First of Man and Dragon The origins of the first mortal-dragon hybrid is a story of is one of the most well-known story am... Read Chapter

The Lost Workshop

Submitted: October 28, 2018

The Lost Farssip Workshop The legend of the lost workshop of the great Farssip craftsman, J’Xuic, and all of the powerful items l... Read Chapter

The Painter and the Monster

Submitted: October 28, 2018

World Made of Paint The story of the painter and the gift he gave to his daughter is one that shows how a simple gesture of one’s... Read Chapter

Deal with the Demon of the Depths

Submitted: October 28, 2018

The Cape and the Kraken The legend of Cape Hook and its affiliation with the ghastly beast known as the Kraken is one of horrifying... Read Chapter

Free and Beatiful

Submitted: October 29, 2018

The Last Free Unicorn The legend of the last free unicorn is one that has led many people in the mythical realms to try and seek ou... Read Chapter

Geirrma the Great Lich

Submitted: October 31, 2018

Geirrma the Great Lich The stories of Geirrma the Great Lich and his unholy exploits are some of the most well-known tales that spr... Read Chapter

Frankenstein's Village

Submitted: November 01, 2018

The Great Human Amalgamate Colony The origins of the first human Amalgamate is one born from a time where the world was at war for th... Read Chapter

Here Before, Gone Now

Submitted: November 01, 2018

Where Did The Dragons Go? The tale of the forced banishment of the dragons from the mortal realm is one that lives on in infamy as ... Read Chapter

Agent Simone, The Kind Doctor

Submitted: November 04, 2018

Agent Teresa and her Kind Heart The story of Agent Simone, better known as Agent Teresa, is seen as a beacon of hope and love in the ... Read Chapter

Bride for the Dead

Submitted: November 04, 2018

Juirabelle, Bride to the Dead The legend of Juirabelle, the Bride of the Dead, is one being that very few people have ever met, but a... Read Chapter

Gnomes and Birds: Mortal Enemies

Submitted: November 04, 2018

The War of Gnomes and Birds The story of the hard fought war between the southern gnome settlements and a vicious army of penguins is... Read Chapter

A Duel of Great Sacrifice

Submitted: November 10, 2018

The Grand Duel of Cwen and Human The great duel between a high Cwen general and a simple elderly human man is one of the best example... Read Chapter

Agent Benedict, The Murderous Son

Submitted: November 15, 2018

Agent Cain and his Grand Betrayal The story of Agent Benedict, better known as Agent Cain, is the single worst case of betrayal and m... Read Chapter