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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