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Because the Night by Iseult Murphy

This story is dedicated to my friend, David Rae. His writing inspires me, and he is very supportive of my work. Click on his name to visit his blog, where he has many stories free to read. Kathy had forgotten it was the night of the full moon until a collar of white fur, like… Continue reading Because the Night by Iseult Murphy

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The Woods Today by Iseult Murphy

I had hoped to submit to Blood Bound Books anthology, Burnt Fur, but like many things, I didn’t make it. Joseph Sale encouraged me to write a story on the anthology theme anyway (he has a great story about ducks in the book). Therefore, I present to you my story for this week - The… Continue reading The Woods Today by Iseult Murphy

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A Simple Errand by Iseult Murphy

Last year, for May Madness, I published a story about Mandrake, a necromancer. You can read The Screaming Stones here. I liked this character, and wondered how he got involved in necromancy. Without further ado, I present to you Mandrake’s origin story: A Simple Errand. Enjoy. After school, Mandrake walked home with Edgar. He liked… Continue reading A Simple Errand by Iseult Murphy