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Top 50 Short Stories This Year


1 Happy Harry by Lazlo Zalezac

Happy Harry, last of the Hobos, stops at a Colorado stream to take a bath. Instead of bathing, he ends up meeting the Goddess and becomes her servant. This introduces Happy Harry for the stories told by those that he helps.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Fantasy
Tags: Romance, Drama, Fantasy
Downloads: 788| Votes: 61 | Score: 7.69
Size: 35KB | 6,745 words | Posted:

2 Bronaxil by Yendor

A young halfling archer sets out to join the Town Militia.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Fantasy
Tags: Fantasy, Magic
Downloads: 1114| Votes: 101 | Score: 7.30
Size: 30KB | 5,955 words | Posted:

3 Mary's Fourth of July by Banadin

Mary has a bang up Fourth of July.

Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: Comedy
Tags: Humor
Downloads: 634| Votes: 37 | Score: 7.28
Size: 9KB | 1,817 words | Posted:

4 Skarth by Yendor

A slave is asked to perform a task that he has performed many times before. But this time is different. This time he can not bear to do what has been asked of him and he risks everthing to flee captivity.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Fantasy
Tags: Slavery, Fantasy, Dwarves, Magic
Downloads: 762| Votes: 61 | Score: 7.21
Size: 11KB | 2,328 words | Posted:

5 Grandfathered by Lazlo Zalezac

For more than seventy years Smith's Garage had been a fixture in the town. Someone decided that a house would look better at that location. A short and poignant look at politics.

Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: Political
Tags: Politics
Downloads: 1563| Votes: 113 | Score: 7.02
Size: 19KB | 3,628 words | Posted:
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