Harebrained Halloween Fables

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Status: In Progress  |  Genre: Flash Fiction  |  House: Booksie Classic
Are you a terror, a trickster, never changing your ways? That’s who you’ll find in these very short fables: the pranksters, the bullies, and the things that go bump in the night on Halloween. And the only possible end to their harebrained schemes are bloodstained screams.

These FUN and VERY SHORT fables are based on the classic Aesop's Fables.

Table of Contents

The Old Man and His Old House

Submitted: March 21, 2019

A raw egg splattered against the old man’s brown grocery bag as he hobbled toward his walk. He scanned his Dutch Colonial home and surr... Read Chapter

The Boy, the Bully, and the Bobbing Apples

Submitted: March 22, 2019

Alvin dunked his head into the ice cold water for the fifth time, his mouth open and teeth chomping at the twirling apples. If only he co... Read Chapter

The Pumpkin and the Jinn

Submitted: March 22, 2019

As the sun reached its highest and hottest point above the Boulder Creek Farm, a ripening pumpkin cursed his life with boisterous sobs.&n... Read Chapter

The Girl and the High Heels

Submitted: March 22, 2019

“How can you expect me to wear the same princess costume as last year, Mother.” Lisa put her hands on her hips. “I told you last we... Read Chapter

The Old Groundskeeper and Death

Submitted: March 22, 2019

Gustov paused to listen to the muffled moans and groans outside the window of the groundskeeper’s shack. On a warm end to the October n... Read Chapter