Evolution

Jessica McCollam

Trauma and stress can change even the solidest of souls.

Crimson,chapter 4

Alyssa Green

More of my novel in the making. it has swords in it, if you like sharp pointy things like me.

Kali

Simon Dushku

My Creative Writing teacher thought this should be longer. Bah.

Chapter 5

Eric Gilley

Well, here it is, the fabled chapter five. Sorry if it reads like it was a little forced in parts, but it was. I hope you can all enjoy this one. It's called Stone to Flesh. I'd explain, but that would ruin the plot of the chapter, now wouldn't it?

Dragon Queen Ch 7

Jayson Kennedy

Finally, Chapter 7! Yay! I forced myself to pound out this chapter, but I like it. Its short and sweet, with plenty of violence! Hope you enjoy the misadventures of Kymm and Maus!

A Hint of Jasmine

Jacob Wenzel

This is the first chapter of a larger story based in the city of Jek, following an aray of characters and their own stories and problems while a much larger problem that will effect all of the denizens of the city simmers underneath.

A Question of Reality

Rhonda Jezek

An insane girl accused of murder makes a final choice on her fate. (I'm currently in the process of revising another version of this into a one-act play)

This Stranger, My Friend p. 51-60

Anna Smith

Pages 51-60 of the novella.

Invasion of the Fittest

Angela Kingston-Smith

Rangi and Rewi are tawaki - a species of penguin, living peacefully in their village on the shores of a fiord. However, they are about to face tragedy - at the hands of malicious mammalian invaders. A sort of anthropomorphised look at the impact of introduced species on an established ecosystem. Written initially for a magazine, and thus one of my few genuinely short stories.

Dark Bloodlines

Sabrina Shaw

A Scottish princess finds her bloodline doesn't run pure.

It's Heading This Way...

Kevin Richter

A story of people messing with forces they can't control. Peaceful aliens are sent to monitor earth, and when they discover the concept of violence, become obsessed with it. It's really a horror with science fiction elements then anything else.

Tanil: Chapter 1

daniel baumann

a violent, gang based future, where only the strongest and bravest survive... Tanil is one such person, a noble savage of the future

Beauty and the Bounty Hunter- Chapter Three

Elizabeth Walker aka 'Moth'

After the destruction of her village Em manages to escape but has she plunged herself into worse danger than before?

Ran

Sarah Murphy

This is actually a part out of the story I'm currently working on. Although I thought it still worked as a stand alone as well. Zenathae and Xanthol are the antagonists to the story. Zen is a demon trapped in a human body while he also poses as a bard. Xanthol is a sark elf who was once an elf. (Note: Dark elves in this story drink blood as its important to the plot later on)

Monsters

Christina Lovse

A little girl wanders into a forest filled with monsters. Can she overcome them and find her way home again? --This story is similar to 'Another Blackout' though a bit more gruesome. Don't read it if you can't handle some blood.

The Lufa Journeys, part one

Melissa Carter

Warning: Pretty dern violent. Graphic, maybe. I still think it's some of my best work! :P Hard to describe, ya gotta read it to get it.

A Hero's Fire: Prologue

Shannon Sconce

A once peaceful planet ruled by an evil spiritual force, a slave race wants their freedom and there is only one way to take back the planet that was rightfully theirs...to follow one man on his quest to become one with a secret flame that burns within his very soul and gives him the power to fight the darkness! (Very sci-fi :-))

Chapter one - The grnaiilian city

Taneli Virtanen

The first chapter of the story that started in The Prophecy. We see how the Grnaiilians treat their former masters.

White Lies

Winona Nelson

Art-jackers take control of the most famous aesthetic spacecraft in modern history, leaving only one survivor.

The King of Shadows, Part 1

Beth Louise Godfrey

A dark fantasy story based on the everyday happenings of Lera the drunkard. Lera lives in the city of Elmstead and does nothing but drink and eat wild animals, but things are about to change.