Short Stories featuring Folklore

Here are the top short stories, fanfiction, poetry, and posts about Folklore on Commaful, including topics like "poem", "exile", and more. Click here to sign up for more stories about Folklore.

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_emily_ Gold Comma my eclogues are simple ethographies

traces of exile.

This girl, Imogen, is at two places. Her flat, tearing at her hair yelling and laughing, and a cafe, kissing her new boyfriend, Ian, while Justin watches with regretful puppy eyes. Want to make this a...

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marius
marius Gifted Writer Off-grid poet

LANDS OUT YONDER

In a different time, in a different place, there was a different way of life...

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livingghost
livingghost Gifted Writer Definitely not a writer

5. Back to nature │ escapril

Day 5 of escapril — inspired by the creature of the Czech folklore. I introduce to you, Vodník.

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bluewingedpoet2
bluewingedpoet2 Community member

The Creation of Europeans

A poem about the creation of white people. It's based on Navajo folklore. Source: https://www.instagram.com/bluewingedpoetry/

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ivoryannalise
ivoryannalise Commabassador #BlackLivesMatter

A Forest's Dread

A forest is only as dreadful as the tales woven within the dark, tree lined paths.

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bluewingedpoet2
bluewingedpoet2 Community member

Untitled

A poem describing my complicated relationship with spiders ;)

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ellepellano
ellepellano Community member

Under the Moonlight

A man reveals the secret of his transformation under the full moon

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call_me_jc
call_me_jc Gifted Writer A poet with a wee dash of eloquence

Changeling

Day 6 of a Year of Prompts! This one is heavily inspired by some Irish folklore

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kathrynjeanelis
kathrynjeanelis Poetry keeps me sane.

Leave a Saucer Out; a haiku

I have a deep love for Irish folklore <3 My mother believed in fairies and if I'm honest I hope they're real. So I write them little love poems and maybe someday they'll let me dance with them.

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kathrynjeanelis
kathrynjeanelis Poetry keeps me sane.

The Good People Dancing

The Good People Dancing "The Good People" are what the Irish call Fairies. In folklore, Fairies are easily offended and must be spoken to and of with respect and caution. Those who offend The Good ...

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