Category Archives: 100 Short Stories in 2014

In 2014 I want to read 100 short stories. #100ShortStoriesin2014

The Legend Trap

KaleidoscopeTitle: The Legend Trap
Author: Sean Williams
Genre: Horror, parallel worlds, science fiction

This is the part of my 100 Short Stories in 2014 challenge. This story is also part of the crowdfunded anthology Kaleidoscope, that I helped fund.

As I have stated before, horror really isn’t my cup of tea. Not even this wage kind of horror that plays more with emotions than with the more classic horror. This is the same kind of horror as the one you find in Coraline.

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Cookie Cutter Superhero

22029529Title: Cookie Cutter Superhero
Author: Tansy Rayner Roberts
Genre: Superhero

I helped kickstart the anthology Kaleidoscope last fall and it just got published the other day. I had tons of other short story collections and anthologies to read from, but I had really looked forward to this one, so I started reading almost right away. I now have a work commute again that is perfect for reading short stories, so that is going to be awesome for my project of reading tons of short stories this year.

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Opera Vita Aeterna

opera_256Title: Opera Vita Aeterna
Author: Vox Day
Genre: Fantasy

This is part of my Hugo award reading. It was nominated as a part of the best Novelette category. This is the part of my 100 Short Stories in 2014 challenge.

This is a fantasy story set in a world with elves, goblins and humans. However the religion seems to be catholicism, or as close to it as you can get without naming it. This is important because the story is very much about religion. It takes place in a monastery where an elf spend many years.

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Reading: Jane Yellowrock short stories

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Title: WeSa and the Lumber KingThe Early YearsCat TatsKitsHaintsSignatures of the DeadFirst SightDance MasterCajun With FangsBeneath a Bloody MoonBlack Water
Author: Faith Hunter
Series: Jane Yellowrock
Genre: Urban fantasy

This is the part of my 100 Short Stories in 2014 challenge.

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