Stories tagged “knight”

  • Knight in Shining Armor

    Muriel watched the struggle between the knight and the dragon from her window in the tower. As usual, the dragon toyed with him at first, letting him bounce arrows off impenetrable scales. Eventually, one of them hit the soft skin behind an elbow and t...

  • Fantasyland I

    “I thought knights were supposed to be honourable,” the boy was covered in mud and bits of straw, tufts of matted hair made his head look strangely oblique. “You’ve been reading too many Dragonlance novels kid,” the knight muffled through his...

  • Fantasyland III

    Harold had few dealings with werewolves in the past, in fact he made it a point of it to avoid them and their undead brethren. There was something about the undead that caused Harold’s stomach to tie itself into knots before trying to escape via ...

  • Fantasyland IV

    Meanwhile across town a meeting, a supposedly very secret one, was taking place. The only thing was someone forgot to tell Henry. He heard about it at the Imps Grotto Inn from a slightly inebriated and incoherent troll, who had heard about it from a m...

  • Fantasyland V

    “Planning a revolution shoudn’t be this hard,” the cloaked man sighed from the head of the table. Henry decided, due to normal seating convention that person was the leader of this rabble and his name was Supreme Leader, or Steve. &#...

  • Fantasyland VII

    The werewolf’s gaze flicked from Harold to the small child and back to Harold. The child had edged back so far he was pinned against the wall. “So what you offer me is a small mud coated morsel when I can have you, the main course,” the werewolf ...

  • Fantasyland IX

    Supreme Leader Steve entered his office locking the door before moving towards a large skeleton, its arm extended, a finger pointing as if to caution him. He unbuttoned the heavy robe and hung it from the finger along with a short sword before dragging...

  • Fantasyland X

    “A trek,” Gloria’s small button nose scrunched up flaring like a prize-winning stallion. “Yes,” Carl said as he strapped the long sword to his side giving the leather one last snap to make sure it was tight, “a trek.” “To the capital, a...

  • Fantasyland XIX

    As a rule there are two things in life that you want to avoid, the first is to stay clear of the M4 on a public holiday weekend and the other is don’t go around scaring werewolves. Neither promote any kind of longevity in this world. The mysterious m...

  • Chasing Her Heart

    Rose levelled her shortsword at the Sorcerer. “Give me back my heart,” she said through gritted teeth. The Sorcerer sneered at her. In his right hand he held an ebony stave and in his left her still beating heart. Rose watched it intently. ...

    • Author: thelostgirl
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Now I can't get back to sleep... (Mature)

    FUCK! Sitting bolt upright in his bed, he could feel the coolness of the air in his room interacting with the sweat on his neck and torso. This was the worst of the current spate of nightmares that he had experienced. So graphic, so violent, and yet op...

  • The Off Switch

    Caleb lay broken and bleeding on the ground. His knights were strewn about him, slaughtered by the girl who stood over him, watching him struggle to stay alive. She held his sword in her pale hands. “Finish it,” he said. She knelt over him,...

    • Author: thelostgirl
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Two Roads Diverged In A Wood

    As the knight approached the fork in the road, he noticed an old man sitting beneath a tree. “Spare some food, sir?” “Certainly,” the knight replied. He dismounted and offered the old man some jerky from his stores. “It is...

    • Author: kaellinn18
    • Posted almost 5 years ago.
    • 5 out of 5
  • A Father's Sacrifice, A Son's Future.. Part 1

    A Father’s Sacrifice, A Son’s Future.. Part 1 Screams echoed through the small fishing village! An orc raiding party poured into the village, the ground trembling with their approach. Beldrune Starblade swung his ancient blade down off its ...

    • Author: Zegron
    • Posted over 4 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • A Father’s Sacrifice, A Son’s Future…Part 2

    A Father’s Sacrifice, A Son’s Future…Part 2 With a roar three orcs rushed at him, Beldrune took one in the throat with his blade and left it gasping for air as its lifeblood ran along the ground. Pivoting on his left foot he caught the second orc...

    • Author: Zegron
    • Posted over 4 years ago.
  • Lost Knight

    our tiny bird is to blame for all the troubles today making naps and taking dives in unnecessary places as hope for our sins to die moves on, so does the world around us To him, it was only moments ago when the battle was fought, and won. His comrades ...

    • Author: Haruka
    • Posted almost 4 years ago.
  • Knight Meets Lady

    “Hello,” the knight said to her when she first approached him. “Who are you? What are you doing here? Are you a handmaid from a local house come to fetch me?” He was glad to see another human after so long, which did not seem li...

    • Author: Haruka
    • Posted almost 4 years ago.
  • Knight's Love

    One night at the fire, as she was cooking their food, she said, “I must go soon. Tomorrow. There is something I must tell you before I leave.” She was honest and straightforward. He liked this aspect of her. The next day he didn’t wan...

    • Author: Haruka
    • Posted almost 4 years ago.
  • Promise Between Knight and Lady

    “Then let it be. I will continue to wonder.” “No. Although I do have to leave. For you, my knight, who does love me so much as to wish to marry: I will leave my son here for you. If you love me, you will take care of him for me as I w...

    • Author: Haruka
    • Posted almost 4 years ago.
  • Knight in shining tighty-whitey armour.

    Dashing round his room, jumping on his bed, he knew no-one would approve, but that would never stop the courageous Sir Pants. He had already traversed the Carpet Swamps, defeated the Pillow Monster, and now nothing could stop him from rescuing the Prin...

    • Author: i, Coomber
    • Posted almost 4 years ago.
    • 4 out of 5
  • Wailing Seasons PROLOGUE pt. 2

    “Silence,” The man standing in front of him narrowed his eyes into burnt shades of coal, and his voice was ever authoritative. “You try to soften me with that pathetic chew.” He drew his lip back and scoffed, “ A wife and children. Mmm, and w...

    • Author: Eldritch
    • Posted about 3 years ago.
  • Wailing Seasons PROLOGUE

    Prologue A thick blanket of dried maple leaves swept over the diligent town, and claimed it the season of fall in the land of Eastone. The earth was dry, and rich which nutrients from the dying summer foliage, and despite all of the warm scents wafting...

    • Author: Eldritch
    • Posted about 3 years ago.
  • Wailing Seasons PROLOGUE pt.3

    Sadon Rosse; a lanky fellow with a messy tangle of flaxen hair, often dirtied and oily from lack of grooming and his line of work in the stables stood there ringing his hands and pulling at the flesh of his neck nervously. He was recently removed from ...

    • Author: Eldritch
    • Posted about 3 years ago.
  • Wailing Seasons PROLOGUE pt. 4

    Despite the man’s blabber, Aaron started in a low voice, gathering the crowds attention and nodding for two of his men to grab Sadon and hold him by his arms. They managed to pick him up a bit, settling him on his knees in the cold dirt. Sadon, head ...

    • Author: Eldritch
    • Posted about 3 years ago.