Fairytale stories, books, poems, and more

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A fairy tale about a feathered creature and horned beast Read More

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Come enter into another world where Magyck is tangible and the Wyrd alive. A world of various Realms where actions in one impact another, and the Laws of Nature and Magyck cannot be changed. Within the world of Uraynëa there is a Queen of Fury would would dare to break… Read More
My book: MY SLAG VALLEY SECRETS, is our life story. WEB OF CHALLENGES- MY PROLEGOMENON, holds Chapters therein, untangling a complicated WEB OF LIFE. I sincerely, painstakingly have traveled through time, space and heartaches to make sense of our Chicago life's true stories. All I had to do was pick… Read More

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Based on an old fairytale with some embellishments. Was inspired by Neil Gaiman and Angela carter's work. Read More

Book / Fantasy

November 06, 2021

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From without, it seems no more than a rather cheap castle designed by a rather bad architect; but step within, and you will find yourself transformed in ways unexpected and unwanted. Evan, a commonplace minstrel in secondhand shoes, stumbles by chance and fancy into the middle of a cursed quest… Read More

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Plant Thief aka PT, Lenny, Bard and Toddler live in Nora's house. This evening, Doctor Zombie visits for dinner. Just another day in the tiny house on the riverbank. Read More
This is a retelling of the finish Folklore “Ajattara” or otherwise known as the white devil of the woods, twisted into my own style! Read More
A little princess stumbles into the land of Paradox ruled by the trickster, Queen Madrigal, who charges the girl to a duel. Photos (c) Pexels Read More
Within a palace in the middle of thorny woods, there lived a god and his cherub, along with their companions: a carabao, a rabbit, a young cat’s claws vine, and a very beautiful doll with a sewed mouth. Read More
A quiet moment beside a hospital bed, with parts loosely adapted from a Scottish fairy tale. Read More
My entry for Keke Serene's 'Once Upon A Time Contest.' Cover image: Pixabay.com. Read More
No one knows from where this story came, Bast said. It was already old when I heard it for the first time, and I’ve lived for millenniums. But the legend has it that this is how the Darkness entered the universe, the same darkness we are fighting now. The same… Read More
“Greed had made her world small. Kindness made it bigger...and THAT is what matters the most.” Follow the astonishing adventures of Princess Gracee as she discovers that being greedy can land you in terrifying ‘chocolatey’ trouble!Let your child’s imagination run free with a charming and exciting fairy tale by Eira… Read More

Short Story / Young Adult

March 04, 2021

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Nell has finally returned to Ambrose Estate in Perennial, Maine--and her best friend, Reece, couldn't be happier about it. Years after bonding over childhood summers spent by the lake, the pair are reunited after Nell's grandmother falls ill. On her deathbed, Grandma Ambrose issues a warning that will set the… Read More
In the tiny coastal village, which name no one remembers or can’t pronounce nowadays, where the northern waters were battling with the bristling stones ashore, lived a woman who sang lullabies for whales. Read More

Book / Fantasy

July 30, 2020

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On the outlying parts of a town at peace, savage forces of a grim curse lure deadly traps for the lost, through a vast forest of unknown where many have entered but no one has returned. The brightest hope of the local townspeople against this ominous evil is a young… Read More
The 'real' story of Snow White, based on the TV show ONCE UPON A TIME. Read More

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My friend doesn't think I have a chance of getting myself a princess. Read More
A modern story writing in the style of a fairytale about a girl who forgot everything she knew. Consumerism and life in the matrix versus spirituality and enlightenment. Read More
When was the last time you saw a kid plunging into the world of fantasy and imagination through a bedtime story? Well, now's a great time for the children to cuddle under their blankets and listen to this mesmerizing story of a little fairy named Elizabeth. Plunge into the magical… Read More
Act 2 coming soon :) Join Elroy Ellis, Darwin Ogden, and the citizens of Copper Hills on an epic journey through hellscapes, lands of enchantment, and the underbelly of a Texas town with a forgotten history. Six years ago, Elroy Ellis left his boyfriend Darwin and the sleepy Texas town… Read More

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A youth accepts a dare and ends up in a magical world of weird. Parts of this story are based on original fairytales—not on the sanitised versions presented in movies. Read More
Have you ever wondered why Ursula stole Ariel's voice? "Ursula: My life" is a short story about why Ursula is how she is today. Read More
The love story between Adam and Eve. Just read it you will get refreshed. Read More

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The royal Elvish family of Lænell's were entrusted with an ancient amulet, the 'Thårõ', embued with the magic and wisdom of a powerful mage who was defeated in a battle of good against evil. When their eldest son, Fælan, becomes a man he is given the Thårõ and loses it… Read More

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Cover image: pixabay.com Read More

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A/N: I wrote this when I was 17 and desperate - the rhythm and pacing is appalling to read. Cover art © by 888MAGGI888 on Twitter Read More
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