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15 min read stories

Discover a collection of stories which are around 15 minutes read time.

12 min read

Prince Hyacinth and the Dear Little Princess

A spell gives Prince Hyacinth has a very big nose... but he likes it that way!

15 min read

The Story of Sigurd

Sigurd and his horse are a great team in the face of challenges and adventures.

14 min read

The Water Lily and The Gold-Spinners

When a wicked witch keeps her beautiful daughters locked away, who will save them?

17 min read

Suffocating

* Story contains bad language

His mother once told him a story about how his granddaddy nearly gave her away.

16 min read

Rollback

* Story contains bad language

People aren’t as good at dying as you might think.

16 min read

Saving Lives

* Story contains bad language

Not for the first time, the solution came to him in the middle of the night.

15 min read

Notes on Preserving Beech Leaves, 2001-2003

* Story contains bad language

I am looking at something I thought mine alone...a beech leaf, brittle and brown now.

14 min read

Strangers

"I love you, Martha, but you break things. You're breaking us."

13 min read

Red, Yellow and Purple

But in my head that summer before we moved into the town was yellow and purple and red and supremely happy

17 min read

Silage

There was something satisfying about spreading the grass evenly...

16 min read

Apocalypse

She said she was crying tears of happiness. That’s when I learnt that happiness could make you cry too.

13 min read

12 Again

Bobby Osgood woke up one October morning and he was twelve years old again...