Dorothy: A girl on a ship

Part I Part II Dorothy’s mind was in a hundred places at a time, she was thinking of her parents, of the fact she finally was on a ship but also she was confused about the answer the tall man with a long beard gave her. “I’m sorry, I thought you didn’t hear the first [...]

Dorothy

Part I In a world where your only pieces of information about your potential future job are in books your father had since he was your age, Dorothy was looking for her future job in a dusty book. In an old Victorian mansion, Dorothy and her parents were living a good and quiet life. The [...]

The legend of the tooth demon

Once upon a time, there was a poor man, a simple man in a forgotten village, his whole life was about his lands and his cows, his life became this unbearable routine, waking up, working, and sleeping. Once a week his daily routine changed for a few hours, he would go in the forest for [...]

It ended for them both

Our story begins with an old argument between the “peculiars” and the ones that don’t believe in magic. This time, the story has a pair of siblings as main characters, brother and sister, a 10 years old brother, and 13 years old sisters. Maybe unusual for siblings of this age, but they were also best [...]

Apps and sites for writers

1. Reedsy It has a lot of features that could be useful to you, like a book editor and a marketplace -to find your future editor or publisher. Also, has many other tools you could have fun with -name generator-, it’s very easy to use and has a very pleasing interface. 2. All Write Alright [...]

How to write evil characters?

“Why is the character evil?” That’s one of the questions many of us have when we read or see a villain, and the reason for the evil actions of a character has to be known. People can pity or hate an evil character, decide which one you want for yours, and built it on that. [...]

How to write a short horror story?

A short definition for horror Horror is supposed to give the reader a sense of fear, disgust or shock. Horror can be divided into subcategories like psychological horror and supernatural horror, which can both transmit fear through different elements. Choose a subcathegory Supernatural Horror The type of horror that has supernatural elements, like ghosts, vampires [...]

A Halloween tale

The end of October was coming fast, everyone was getting ready for Halloween in the small town of "Blueberry wine", which was, of course, famous for its blueberry wine. The town had approximately 50 houses, so it wasn't hard to remember who lived where, but what's certain is that they loved Halloween. They celebrated it [...]

The witch

Our story has its roots in a northern forest, where the grass and the trees get darker by the day, and the sky watches what "The witch" does all day long. She is a teen witch, living alone in the middle of the woods, she doesn't know her name, or if she even has one [...]

The rainbow’s eye

Our story begins with five friends Oliver, Jon, Lukas, Owen and Charlie. They have been friends since childhood, lived in the same neighbourhood, went to the same school and dated the same girls. They are now 21, dressed like skater boys and drinking beer. "I'm not in the mood for football," says Owen drinking a [...]