Found 30 works tagged 'Magical Realism'.
Published Dec 1, 2019 · 7,938 words (29 minutes) · 1 like · 436 views
This is an excerpt from a historical/magical realism novel, released in paperback and ebook editions December 17. It tells the story of African slaves, shipwrecked on the jungle coast of 16th-century Ecuador, who allied with local indigenous people. Together, they outfought and out-thought Spanish conquistadors to preserve their freedom.
Published Aug 28, 2019 · 3,996 words (15 minutes) · 1 like · 139 views
A new witch registers her complaints with her village, and gets a surprise visit in the night. This story is part of a larger collection based in the fictional Scottish village of Inverover, which has all sorts of things going on in it.
Fiction Series: Ongoing 2 Chapters
Updated Jun 17, 2019 · 2,252 words (9 minutes) · 216 views
“Cartography and Other Magic” is told via letters sent between estranged sisters. When their difficult mother falls to a sudden illness, Amanda searches the country for a greater truth, her travels revealing a world full of uncommon monsters and revelations, while Anna is left handling both her life as a mother and her own mother’s complicated caretaking.
Published May 22, 2019 · 2,264 words (9 minutes) · 1 like · 222 views
This is another tale that appeared in Jim Baen's Universe. Most of the story was from a vivid dream that stopped just a few paragraphs shy of the end. It was as if the Writing Muses had designed a test in which I must choose whether the story I was telling was humor or horror. Me, being me, I opted for both. It's about an estate agent and a "haunted" house.