2022 Short Stories
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2022 Short Stories

Image by Karen Nadine from Pixabay

A Dearth of Heroes

Day 46 of 💯: The days of heros had ended, but perhaps one day they would return. It just wouldn’t be today.

The foghorn sounded its mournful lament. Beware of the rocks, it cried. But nobody heard it anymore. Nobody sailed to this lost outpost of a lost empire. Nobody sailed anymore.

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Paul Mansfield

Paul Mansfield

A mage of the pen, whose magic springs from the telling of tales. An iconoclast who promotes all fiction, but whose love is Transgressive Fiction.