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The Craft of Exploration

By DesdemonaRose

109 0 0 1502

The first Talitha Harbor expedition by sea. What will the Captain discover? Will he learn more about the planet or himself? This story was originally created for a Twitter #VSS challenge, you can learn more about them here: https://www.worldanvil.com/w/vsscollab It...

Maniaque

By Twinflame

1015 1 0 23500

In the boutique called Maniaque awaits the mysterious Sethian Skin, a sly deal-maker who can offer you a custom dress on one hand and the keys to a monstrous darkness on the other. One night a stranger from a far-off land comes looking for magic only to run...

The Lies That Lie Beneath

By darknano

1069 0 0 0

The Lies that Lie Beneath is a continuation in narrative form of the Surrealist's Manuscript. It details an expedition headed by Doctor Madison and Hre, Tagonic mages and researchers, and Ganymede, an advanced lifeform from beyond the stars. Together along...

The Round Table Chronicles, Book 1: Summer of the Lost Wizard

By TJReid

1618 4 1 3932

Thade Sloan is a Sheltered college student looking for adventure. What he finds is Cassian White, a handsome drunkard with more charisma than he knows what to do with. Cassian also has magic he cannot explain, including the ability to make anyone forget he...

Corrigenda Chronicles: HOPE

By SiobhantheWriter

26213 1 0 215650

Struggling with identity and newly discovered magical abilities, Eldrick, a young foundling apprentice druid ventures into the outside world of Corrigenda. Travelling from his mountain home to the druid conclave. He must be there by midsummer and time is...

Guilty VSS

By DesdemonaRose

3790 0 0 1056

[center] What would you risk to learn a family secret? What if that secret defined your entire childhood? [/center] CW: Brief mention of fertility, death, and a genetic disorder/illness This story was originally created as a Twitter #VSS challenge. Bold...

Forgery of the Heart

By akiyas

19986 40 0 57089

Forgery of the Heart is the first book in the Stories of Xyn series. Seventeen year old Cayn Armistyce is a headstrong teenager living in Hollow Rock, Ohio, where the sky's the limit. Together with their twin brother, Clayde, and their partner, Violyt, Cayn...

Rebirth

By cedorsett

8130 1 1 4572

Pilgrims fill the Holy City from all over the world, seeking blessing, healing, and hope. In the light of the Holy Mountain, they pray and sing. Fire erupts on the Holy Mountain, engulfing the home of the Gods, Death rains down on the city as the pilgrims...

Precious and Deadly Cargo

By Esspii

4291 0 0 1818

Helvia Terrasidia Aquitania is a loyal legionnaire striving to be accepted as a beneficarius, a Legion police officer, so she can protect and serve. She constantly finds herself entangled with Anaïs Lavreplesthar, a clever Aquitani pirate who expertly walks...

Raid

By cedorsett

25657 0 0 25453

The windjammer, Maeve Lambourne, needs to land a new patron in the worst way. Low on supplies and desperately needing the armaments to survive the Daskensian threat, she's willing to take any job. A mysterious stranger offers her a simple task for a huge payout:...

Saint Maiden's Day on Aprica Nova

By Esspii

5493 1 0 1858

The venatores gemini are a unique class of legionnaire. Linked from birth with a spiritual twin, these warriors are the Imperia's best weapon against the deadly sirens. Gemini pair Titus and Gnaeus are exceptional venatores. Even so, every hunt is life-threatening....

The Scape

By DomDrake

10979 0 0 8793

*Work in Progress* They say books can take you to other worlds, only limited by your imagination. Who doesn't like that, who doesn't want to take part in an adventure filled with monsters and fighting. Kateb loves books, they love it less when they get kidnapped...

Rebellion of the Exile: Ferrata

By Esspii

9578 0 0 6882

In the Imperia Triplica, nonhumans know the only way to survive is to make the humans comfortable. They wear their sealskins—the tech that makes them appear human—and they keep their heads down. And they never, ever breathe any utterance of the deadly and...

Elsewhere Unknown

By LNRDink

6508 0 0 1514

The first full-length novel by Michael Leonard, Elsewhere Unknown is a slow-burning, high fantasy mystery masquerading as a dystopian urban fantasy. Progressive characters face off against a regressive system built to destroy those who oppose it. This book...

The Surrealist's Manuscript

By darknano

16492 0 0 9985

The Surrealist's Manuscript is a biography detailing the life of Doctor Madison as they navigate through a post-pandemic landscape researching strange anomalies and internalizing the nature of what the world used to be, and how it got to now. Doctor Madison,...

Night City

By Fexal

20441 0 0 31268

Follows some not-so-good characters as they try to navigate through crazy surreal situations while dealing with some very real problems in a crime-filled city ruled by violent gangs. The city will either swallow them whole while they try to live honestly...

Peter Pan but Make it Gay (needs a title)

By CharlyGracious

20800 1 1 7718

A boy who refuses to grow up must face that fear to stop the shadows from destroying his world.

Transmigrator Turned Beast Tamer Princess

By Nchristopherson

17708 0 0 40806

Young Call-Center worker Nie Ruyi falls into an entirely new world, where her knowledge of monster types (gained by playing various Video Games, reading Fantasy Novels, and her weekly Dungeons and Dragons group) help her to create a whole new form of Cultivation. During...

The White Death of Kelunbar

By CharlyGracious

15386 1 0 7631

Kelunbar Forest has been quiet for a millennia and the creatures there have learned to live without the help of the old gods. Recently, however, something is changing. A monster is terrorizing the forest, the sequoia stump speaks of evil, and the Great Mycelium...

Blinded Angels: 1 The Noble Sacrifice

By cedorsett

22752 1 0 23905

It isn't easy living as a non-binary goth in the mid-90s, but Ellis has good friends who have their back. All they wanted was to live as their authentic self in a world that refused to understand them. On a night out, they wondered off the forest path into...