Light a Candle written by Chris Holmes

Light a Candle written by Chris Holmes

“Good always wins over evil.” “Why?” “Well, because…it just does,” Nick stammered. “Otherwise the story would be pages of chaos and mayhem. The reader would have no empathy for the characters. It would be emotionless, brutal, no hope for salvation. Evil would...
A Watery Grave written by Chris Holmes

A Watery Grave written by Chris Holmes

Jonathan Barrett lets his greed ignore the warning of a watery grave and pays the consequences. Please make sure to subscribe, comment, and stay tuned for more side stories coming next month and the release of the next chapter of “Betwixt the Veil” at the...
The Gift of the Magi written by O. Henry

The Gift of the Magi written by O. Henry

First published in 1905, Sethwordsmith brings you a classic story that tells of a young husband and wife and how they deal with the challenge of buying secret Christmas gifts for each other with very little money. It is a sentimental story with a moral lesson about...
CASEY’S ANGELS written by Chris Holmes

CASEY’S ANGELS written by Chris Holmes

A short story that illustrates the unwavering love and fierce loyalty of dogs. It’s told through the humble eyes of Casey, a sixteen-year-old Golden Retriever with the ability to smell angels and demons. Casey is a memorable character. He demonstrates that not...
Late Night Snack written by Chris Holmes

Late Night Snack written by Chris Holmes

Late Night Snack written by Chris Holmes Speed dating nights at the Apple Martini Lounge bring out all the usual suspects…. like a dozen insecure guys and, of course, Eddie Ridell. Eddie’s a regular participant who’s only interest is to hook-up for...
Collection of Short Stories written by Allusir

Collection of Short Stories written by Allusir

These pieces were all written as part of community contests. It’s been great fun writing these shorts, and I’m happy to share them all with you. Some have a deeper message, and some are just fun (I’ll let you decide which are which). Some are set in...