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List of categories at short fiction

Welcome to the list of short story categories we have at short fiction. By the story genre name is a count of the stories we have for that type. Click on a genre name to see those stories. General literary are for stories which cannot be fitted into any speciality genre. If you are not an adult, please keep out of the adult areas. Total number of stories on site: 20430

Our sister site ReadStories.co.uk contains no adult stories, so is more suitable for young adults and the workplace. It is also a brand new layout which works better on tablets, why not use that site unless you wish to read the adult theme stories?
List of categories [stories by author]
Adult Theme, number of stories: 2950    
Childrens stories, number of stories: 22    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Crime, number of stories: 203    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Cyberpunk, number of stories: 17    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Dark fantasy, number of stories: 378    
Erotic Poetry, number of stories: 181    
Erotic Romance, number of stories: 1251    
Erotic stories, number of stories: 6694    
Fan Fiction, number of stories: 3    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Fantasy, number of stories: 854    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
General Literary, number of stories: 1453    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Ghost stories, number of stories: 141    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Horror, number of stories: 500    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Humour & Comedy, number of stories: 591    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Macabre, number of stories: 176    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Mystery, number of stories: 165    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Poetry, number of stories: 1811    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Romance, number of stories: 1365    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Scifi, number of stories: 429    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Slipstream, number of stories: 71    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Song Lyrics, number of stories: 100    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Spy stories, number of stories: 19    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Steampunk, number of stories: 4    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Supernatural, number of stories: 68    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Thriller, number of stories: 214    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Travel, number of stories: 35    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
True Stories, number of stories: 18    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
War stories, number of stories: 128    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Western, number of stories: 27    or read at ReadStories.co.uk
Young Adult, number of stories: 555    or read at ReadStories.co.uk

Please enjoy reading the short fiction we have here, and if there are stories you enjoy, why not send the writer some feedback, and let them know you enjoyed their story. Everyone contributes their stories for free, and feedback and your enjoyment is their only payment. Reading and writing are the simplest of pleasures in life, and one we should all remember ot cherish.