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Short Stories

You never know when inspiration is going to strike. We at Samartino Stories always try to be ready to turn a thought or a collaborative work into another adventure to share with the world. See below for our current offerings.

- Some are free to read others are for purchase

- Check back frequently to see what new idea we have cooked up!

All content is the sole copyright of Samartino Stories and can not be sold, distributed, modified, or adapted  without the express permission of Samartino Stories LLC.. Any similarity to other people, places, events, or media is a coincidence.  

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Short Story

Time Changes

A 52 page book created using an unscripted social media choose-your-own-adventure campaign.

Enjoy a story that takes you through time to learn who is friend and foe as you try to escape your past without having to relive it...

E-Book Available now in our store.

Free to Read

VAmPirE escape & MIRRORS

A friend challenged me to write this 500 word short story during a long car ride. It tells a comical story of how an innocent date can go horribly wrong and that things are not always as they seem.

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Free to Read

Shining Son

A 500 word writing challenge sponsored by NYC Midnight. This story tells a biopic narrating the rise, fall, and survival of an infamous 1936 sports legend.

Free to Read

Legend of Ash Creek

A 500 word rhyming writing challenge sponsored by NYC Midnight. This story tells the urban legend of a bridge, that if crossed,  will summon the spirits of its victims to attack unwitting travelers. 

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Free to Read

Rough C's

A 500 word rhyming writing challenge sponsored by NYC Midnight. Tells of a young man in love searching for a wedding ring, while reality tries to stop him before he can begin.

Free to Read

Danse 

A screenwriting challenge sponsored by NYC Midnight. This story is about a young man that finds a mysterious object that leads him on a journey that will forever change his destiny.

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Free to Read

Cry

A screenwriting challenge sponsored by NYC Midnight. A story of a young caretaker celebrates her birthday with opulence and blood.

Coming Soon

She "Shoets", She Scores!

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A create collaboration with my 12-year old daughter. A story of a magical pair of shoes that amplifies a person's skill by building their self-confidence. 

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