Breaking Rules Europe is a new publisher and I submitted, and had accepted, two linked drabbles: The Last Splash and The Last Splash Reprise.
Ewan pulled out his knife and the horse’s eyes widened in fear, nostrils flaring.
The Last Splash
In the forest, the villagers formed a ring, quietly closing in on their prey, getting ready to ensnare the beast.
The Last Splash Reprise
Stories: 'The Last Splash' and 'The Last Splash Reprise' Publication Title: Lost Lore and Legends Author: Multiple Authors Publisher: Breaking Rules Publishing Europe Publication Date: 19th March 2021 Synopsis:
Europe; the continent of fallen empires, vengeful Gods, lovers, myths, and legends. From the leshys of The White Forest in the east to the Fae and Wildlings of the west, Europe is home to a rich tapestry of folklore and, within these pages, we shall share those stories with you. Featuring a plethora of experienced and first-time indie writers, Lost Lores and Legends takes you on a journey of the fantastical, the romantic, the dark, and the desperate through three-hundred-and-fifteen tales of exactly one-hundred words. As you read, remember this: the legends are true... don't dare to forget.
With stories from:
Olivia Arieti, Abdul-Qaadir Taariq Bakari-Muhammad, Gabriella Balcom, Chris Bannor, Evan Baughfman, T.L. Beeding, Joshua E. Borgmann, Maggie D Brace, Mark Budman, Keith R. Burdon, Adam Carpenter, Ashleigh Cattermole-Crump, A.S. Charly, Holley Cornetto, Simon Clarke, Christopher T. Dabrowski, Meera Dandekar, Radar DeBoard, Deborah Dubas Groom, T.R. Earnheart, K.B. Elijah, L.T. Emery, Lyndsey Ellis-Holloway, DJ Elton, Ximena Escobar, Daniel Fisher, Declan Fletcher, Nick Gerrard, R.A. Goli, S.O. Green, Jennifer Hatfield, Zachary Hennis, Chris Hewitt, Brandi Hicks, Liam Hogan, Joel R Hunt, Nerisha Kemraj, Andrew Kurtz, Charlotte Langtree, Scarlett Lake, Emma K. Leadley, Colin Leonard, Gordon Linzner, Kati Lokadottir, John C. Mannone, Madeleine McDonald, Stacey Jaine McIntosh, Melody E. McIntyre, Umair Mirxa, S.C. Morgan, Victor Nandi, B.A. Nielsen, R.S. Nevil, Dale Parnell, Moe Phillips, Callum Pearce, Alannah K. Pearson, Destiny Eve Pifer, Simon J. Plant, Kim Plasket, Kimberly Rei, McKenzie Richardson, Alanna Robertson-Webb, Philip Rogers, Mary Rajotte, Connor Sassmannshausen, Dorian J. Sinnott, Donavon 'Monster' Smith, V.H. Stone, Joshua D. Taylor, Luis Manuel Torres, Nicki Vardon, Bernardo Villela, Thomas K.S. Wake, Jacek Wilkos, G. Allen Wilbanks, Anne Wilson, Patrick Winters, Jasiah Witkofsky, Brianna Witte, Emilian Wojnowski, Rainie Zenith
With a foreword by folklorist and best-selling author Benjamin Radford.