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Short Stories - By Genre: Folklore
in the "Folklore" genre

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So much mystery surrounds the legend...many seekers and still no answers....
Rated: E
~126 Words
Mystery, Folklore, History
Type: Poetry
Updated 4 years ago
Entry for the last day of The Writer's Cramp WDC birthday celebration week!
Rated: E
~771 Words
Family, Folklore, Contest Entry
Type: Short Story
Updated 20 days ago
Abbi visits an ancestor
Rated: 18+
~286 Words
Fantasy, Folklore, Contest Entry
Type: Short Story
Updated 22 days ago
A love story told in shifting perspectives. For the Quotation Inspiration contest.
Rated: E
~933 Words
Mythology, Folklore, Fantasy
Type: Short Story
Updated 26 days ago
Micro fiction challenge sesion 2 prompt 9
Rated: E
~97 Words
Dark, Fantasy, Folklore
Type: Short Story
Updated about a month ago
On a routine exploration of moons near Titan they discover the remains of Olympus in space
Rated: E
~3,194 Words
Sci-fi, Folklore, Philosophy
Type: Short Story
Updated about a month ago
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A chance meeting with a Unicorn opens the door to adventure... To be continued
Rated: E
~2,063 Words
Fantasy, Mythology, Folklore
Type: Poetry
Updated 5 months ago
The bartender/server might be somewhat forgettable but her advice is not.
Rated: E
~1,590 Words
Paranormal, Philosophy, Folklore
Type: Short Story
Updated about a month ago
Medieval Japan: a blind poet meets a ghost, falls in love, and discovers the truth.
Rated: 13+
~1,808 Words
Ghost, Romance/Love, Folklore
Type: Short Story
Updated about a month ago
Week 6 second session Microfiction challenge.
Rated: ASR
~106 Words
Dark, Death, Folklore
Type: Short Story
Updated about a month ago
"...they had mouths that housed voids and can consume anything."
Rated: 13+
~261 Words
Contest, Death, Folklore
Type: Short Story
Updated 3 months ago
The history of why Terratessa created dogs. (As recorded by Terrano)
Rated: E
~448 Words
Fantasy, Folklore, Animal
Type: Short Story
Updated 4 months ago
For writer's Cramp St. Patrick's Day
Rated: E
~667 Words
Holiday, Folklore, Fantasy
Type: Short Story
Updated 7 months ago
A woman finds she must choose where she belongs. For The Writer's Cramp. :)
Rated: E
~905 Words
Folklore, Fantasy, Contest Entry
Type: Short Story
Updated 8 months ago
Rated: E
~3,825 Words
Fantasy, Comedy, Folklore
Type: Short Story
Updated 8 months ago
He drank so much coffee that he had to write about it.
Rated: 13+
~434 Words
Comedy, Cultural, Folklore
Type: Short Story
Updated 8 months ago
Promptly Potter. Day Thirteen.
Rated: 13+
~730 Words
Contest Entry, Folklore, Horror/Scary
Type: Short Story
Updated 10 months ago
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Short story based on the fable, "Aphrodite & the Cat"
Rated: E
~782 Words
Romance/Love, Mythology, Folklore
Type: Short Story
Updated 11 months ago
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A cautionary tale
Rated: E
~2,898 Words
Romance/Love, Mythology, Folklore
Type: Short Story
Updated 11 months ago
The Fallow Tree is an omen of mystery and death, those who get too close find ill-fate...
Rated: E
~4,208 Words
Fantasy, Folklore, Supernatural
Type: Short Story
Updated 11 months ago
Entry for the August Round of Newbie Contest Challenge- I do not qualify for judging.
Rated: E
~783 Words
Fantasy, Folklore, Action/Adventure
Type: Short Story
Updated 11 months ago
Sometimes phobias are a good thing.
Rated: 13+
~1,480 Words
Horror/Scary, Folklore, Supernatural
Type: Short Story
Updated about a year ago
A history of sorts
Rated: 18+
~1,367 Words
Folklore, Fantasy, Family
Type: Short Story
Updated about a year ago
Rated: E
~1,657 Words
Mythology, Folklore, Holiday
Type: Short Story
Updated about a year ago
Day two of The Cramps Birthday Week! :) A birthday wish comes true.
Rated: E
~800 Words
Fantasy, Folklore, Other
Type: Short Story
Updated about a year ago
A story involving a war between mermaids and unicorns. :) For The Whatever Contest.
Rated: E
~4,506 Words
Fantasy, Folklore, Friendship
Type: Short Story
Updated about a year ago
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A short story of a life changing encounter. Does God dress as a Tramp?
Rated: 13+
~3,167 Words
Folklore, Travel, Cultural
Type: Short Story
Updated about a year ago
Bovine Fairytale About MOOving On... a Bovine Never Forgets a Bully
Rated: E
~1,133 Words
Children's, Fantasy, Folklore
Type: Short Story
Updated about a year ago
An alternate telling of Sleeping Beauty. 2,500 Words for the Fantasy Unraveled contest.
Rated: E
~2,103 Words
Fantasy, Folklore, Contest Entry
Type: Short Story
Updated about a year ago
A retelling of a classic fairy tale written for The Cramp. :)
Rated: 13+
~784 Words
Folklore, Horror/Scary
Type: Short Story
Updated about a year ago
A short story written for the Fantasy Unraveled contest, January 2021.
Rated: ASR
~925 Words
Contest Entry, Fantasy, Folklore
Type: Short Story
Updated about a year ago
Day 6 for The Cramp Birthday. I've been reading a lot of fairy tales. . .
Rated: E
~689 Words
Folklore, Comedy, Contest Entry
Type: Short Story
Updated about a year ago
Written for the first day of The Writer's Cramp birthday week! :) A story of friendship.
Rated: E
~387 Words
Friendship, Folklore, Other
Type: Short Story
Updated about a year ago
How they met, and what happened.
Rated: E
~799 Words
Contest Entry, Holiday, Folklore
Type: Short Story
Updated about a year ago
The old legend of the Isle of Ys and the Sunken Cathedral, retold.
Rated: E
~1,967 Words
Folklore, Fantasy, Mythology
Type: Short Story
Updated about a year ago
The battle between the parricorn and the sharkhorse
Rated: E
~271 Words
Fantasy, Folklore, Children's
Type: Short Story
Updated about a year ago
The tale of an old scarecrow. 2nd in No Dialogue Contest, October 2020.
Rated: 13+
~586 Words
Contest Entry, Folklore, Fantasy
Type: Short Story
Updated about a year ago
In a remote cave, near his tribe, a man strikes a stone and discovers a flash of light.
Rated: E
~220 Words
Folklore, Philosophy
Type: Short Story
Updated about a year ago
A girl hears tales of someone living on the moon so she wants to see it come true.
Rated: E
~193 Words
Children's, Family, Folklore
Type: Short Story
Updated 2 years ago
The Town's at risk when the dragon exits its cave
Rated: E
~1,244 Words
Fantasy, Entertainment, Folklore
Type: Short Story
Updated 2 years ago
A strange tale of unusual affinity with nature held by a special family. Contest entry.
Rated: 13+
~1,759 Words
Contest, Fantasy, Folklore
Type: Short Story
Updated 2 years ago
A tale of fantasy told in traditional Anishinaabe narrative style.
Rated: E
~1,686 Words
Mystery, Folklore, Fantasy
Type: Short Story
Updated 2 years ago
Short story, flash fiction
Rated: E
~252 Words
Fantasy, Mythology, Folklore
Type: Short Story
Updated 2 years ago
It’s not been touched for 110 years.
Rated: E
~241 Words
Fantasy, Folklore, Contest Entry
Type: Short Story
Updated 2 years ago
The Knights of Cyrena have won a great victory; a dark spiral emerges. One Knight is alone
Rated: 13+
~463 Words
Action/Adventure, Folklore, Dark
Type: Short Story
Updated 3 years ago
They can be civil, given a chance. Short story for March contest,
Rated: E
~1,173 Words
Fantasy, Holiday, Folklore
Type: Short Story
Updated 3 years ago
first story I wrote about Cupid.
Rated: 13+
~844 Words
Fantasy, Mythology, Folklore
Type: Short Story
Updated 3 years ago
A romantic tale from long ago. Second in Paranormal Romance Short Story Contest, 31/1.
Rated: E
~1,392 Words
Contest Entry, Fantasy, Folklore
Type: Short Story
Updated 3 years ago
A story about colourful events and lives lived in a prairie town now past its heyday.
Rated: E
~3,102 Words
Folklore, Experience, Cultural
Type: Short Story
Updated 3 years ago
Be careful what you wish for and beware bargaining with Faeries!
Rated: E
~666 Words
Dark, Folklore, Relationship
Type: Short Story
Updated 3 years ago
NA Story for class involving Native Americans, wolf puppy and animals.
Rated: E
~840 Words
Folklore, Animal, Other
Type: Short Story
Updated 3 years ago
Sometimes it does not pay to be first. Written for the November Weird Tales contest.
Rated: E
~604 Words
Contest Entry, Folklore, History
Type: Short Story
Updated 3 years ago
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