This is the first chapter of a novel about a cataclysmic event that has one woman navigating her new world.
The resort for concubines was on an island, and was divided into Blue Side and Yellow Side. Melanie was going up the steps to Blue when she ran into Nestia coming down...
On a planet inhabited by a subterranean society, a young girl makes an unusual discovery. Disclaimer: Before reading I suggest Googling "baobab". It helps.
Continuation of Part 1
Max's day at the racetrack.
A golem, a dog, and a few people mix it up. (got enough)
A ghost reflects on his relationship with a young artist he's never met, and attempts to help a drunken man at the end of his wits.
A traveller finds themselves unexpectedly at a strange museum. The Curator gives them a guided tour.(3,200 words, 19 pages)
A uniquely cursed, uniquely gifted young man must fight an internal battle in the hopes of preserving the only good thing in his life.
A tiny fantastical story about a woman who thinks she sees someone who can't possibly be there.
The piper comes in motley, to save Hamlin from the rats.