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Hello! It’s great to have you here! My name is Aubrey & I love to write short stories & poetry & about plants. Feel free to follow! Instagram:@afantasticalthing

A story about fairies and magic, and the hurt that accompanies fraternizing with humans.

Photograph by Joanna Kosinska on Unsplash.

Part 3 can be found here.

Part 4

A couple of months or so went by where it was like this. Daisy would be sitting in front of Maverick’s apartment door, waiting for him to come back from work, usually working on homework, reading a book, or sometimes even drawing. …


A story about fairies and magic, and the hurt that accompanies fraternizing with humans.

Photograph by Michael Dziedzic on Unsplash

Part 2 can be found here.

Part 3

Not much happened at work, things went by pretty fast, seeing as Maverick was afraid to stop working. When the catered lunch was brought in, he stayed sitting at his desk, typing vigorously about expense reports and the like. Maverick stayed until 5:00 p.m…


A story about fairies and magic, and the hurt that accompanies fraternizing with humans.

Photograph by Sandra Seitamaa on Unsplash

Part 1 can be found here.

Part 2

Maverick walked about halfway back to his apartment before looking for someplace to take a quick stop. He tried enjoying the sights as best he could, but his thoughts were riddled with questions that had no answers.

A small rustic-looking flower shop caught his…


A story about fairies and magic, and the hurt that accompanies fraternizing with humans.

Photograph by Christopher Campbell on Unsplash

Part 1

Maverick untucked his wings from under his jacket once he muttered the ancient sprite cipher and was able to cross the barrier from the human world into his world. He pushed his glasses up his nose, shuddering from being shrunken down ten times his normal size, and looked around at…


Photograph by Alfred Coma on Unsplash

A nostalgic poem about autumn and October.


Soleil’s story, from the perspective of the boy who loves her.

Photograph by Gaelle Marcel on Unsplash

PART 1

When most people think of sunshine, they think of joy, happiness, the colour yellow, heat, summertime, and smiles on the faces of every person in the world! That is, besides Soleil Grace Soto, whose first name actually means sunshine. She is the complete opposite of what you’d expect…


A series about the best plants for beginners (and no, it is not a succulent plant).

Photograph by Max Letek on Unsplash

I think that an amazing beginner plant is a Coffee Plant (Coffea arabica), and here’s why.

They communicate with you! No, literally.

When a Coffee Plant needs water, its leaves will droop dramatically, forming a cone-like shape. …


A short story about the life of a boy in a blind world, only he can see.

Photograph by Jeremy Lishner on Unsplash

TW: a brief gory scene involving a knife

I’ve gotten used to the screams over the years. A new discovery was made, oh, about thirteen years ago. Some scientists discovered a way for blind people to find their way around without using a cane or a guide — echolocation. This…

A Fantastical Thing

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