All posts tagged in: Fantasy

Stories in which the transformation or immobilization has a fantastic element such as magic.

1 month ago

Original Skin

Katelyn glanced around the empty park and removed her bathrobe, tossing it through the open car window. Naked, she turned to Michael ...

2 months ago

Medusa Merlot

Abigail opened the mystery box and pulled out four bottles of wine, setting them on the coffee table. Brooke picked one up and peered ...

2 months ago

Petra Eterna 2

Eva shuffles into the lecture hall on the first day of school, her shoulders slumped and head down, her face hidden by her long black ...

6 months ago

Tea with a Gorgon

Zenya slipped silently through the open iron gate. Judging from the vines snaking down the granite walls and coiled around the bars, ...

7 months ago

ChatASFR

Jena raised the glass of pinot noir to her lips for a quick sip. Setting it down, she edited the AI prompt on her phone and tried one ...

7 months ago

Checkmate

The pieces glide silently across the polished board, untouched yet precise: a complex dance unfolding in response to the players’ ...

7 months ago

Becoming a Gorgon

First of all, don’t panic. More people than you realize are becoming Gorgons daily, so you are not alone. We recommend joining a ...

7 months ago

Slick Symphony 2

After five full minutes, the raucous applause finally subsides. From my vantage point inside the gallon glass jug, I hear the ...

9 months ago

Petra Eterna

Doubt finally creeps in as I stand naked on the marble pedestal at the front of the university lecture hall, my dress and other ...

9 months ago

Slick Symphony

My oiled body glistens as I enter stage right and stroll naked past the seated musicians in their formal attire. Shocked gasps from ...

9 months ago

Tribute to Medusa

The villagers cower, but the naked man on the stone pedestal stands defiant in the moonlight. Bravery is rare among tributes and thus ...

9 months ago

Garden of Stone

The arrow pins me to the door by my cloak. I try to remove it, but a second arrow pins my other shoulder. These are soon followed by ...

9 months ago

An Irresistible Curse

Derek shuddered as he examined the metal plate sitting on the hardwood floor. It was solid copper and two feet in diameter—large ...

9 months ago

Hiding in Plain Sight

I take one look at the space between the mannequins and frown. “No way,” I say, shaking my head. “C’mon, Shae,” ...

9 months ago

Stone Sacrifice

The drums continue their rhythmic beat as I savor the final minutes of my mortal life. Standing at the edge of the natural pool, I ...

9 months ago

Mannequin Dawn

Three hours after closing, I emerge from the changing room. Though the store is deserted, I am not alone. The mannequins study my ...