Uncollected Anthology

These are the stories I’ve published as part of the Uncollected Anthology group. All of these tales are contemporary or urban fantasy. Enjoy!


(Uncollected Anthology: A Diversity of Dragons)
by Debbie Mumford
Audience: General | Urban Fantasy | Short Story

Finding true love can be hard. Make that time-consuming and aggravating.
Aidan has all his ducks in a row. He’s single, ruggedly handsome, and in possession of a well-tended hoard. What more could a female require? But he’ll soon discover that Aline has her own expectations… and they may not align with his!
Can these two ask the right questions to discover their mutual desires?
A vividly realized urban fantasy, “Have Hoard, Will Seek” showcases the search for love… in some very unusual circumstances.

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(Uncollected Anthology: Magical Quests)
by Debbie Mumford
Audience: General | Urban Fantasy | Short Story

Adjusting to life as an Old One— a magical being of immense power— can really mess with a college girl’s life! Gwen not only needs to finish her linguistics degree, now she must also study arcane lore.

Can anyone say “twice the work”? And her schedule was already full. Did someone mention a social life? Forget about it!

And on top of everything else, Gwen must discover her purpose… the special task only she can complete.

A vividly realized urban fantasy, “Old One” showcases a very special young woman’s quest to discover her destiny.

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(Uncollected Anthology: Unexpected Histories)
by Debbie Mumford
Audience: General | Urban Fantasy | Short Story

Kanti Misra loves her family’s banyan copse. The sweet scents of leaf and bark, orchids and sunlit sky bring her peace and joy.

How could her father promise her in marriage to an outlander? A man who lives in a world of metal and concrete?

A true daughter of her copse, Kanti refuses to disgrace her tree or family, but despairs of her betrothed ever truly seeing or understanding her.

A dazzling fantasy, “In the Banyan Copse” showcases the necessity of moving past biases in order to discover individual strengths and talents.

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(Uncollected Anthology: Paranormal Pirates)
by Debbie Mumford
Audience: General | Urban Fantasy | Short Story

The final “dark of the moon” before the rising of the light at the Vernal Equinox brings danger to the Pacific Northwest. Detective Gus Collier, his ghostly partner Sarah Allen, and their fellow seventh-sevenths face yet another supernatural invasion as demonic pirates threaten the Oregon Coast. Gus and his team are all that stand between the residents of the Columbia Gorge and horrific death. Will they be able to stop the piratical demon horde? The events of that single, moonless night will tell the tale.

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(Uncollected Anthology: Magical Arts)
by Debbie Mumford
Audience: Urban Fantasy | General Audience | Short Story

The wedding cake Sally Ann created for her best friend’s wedding is a true work of art, the culmination of her skills as both baker and kitchen witch.

If only she hadn’t forgotten that one tiny little bit of magic…

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(Uncollected Anthology: Alchemy)
by Debbie Mumford
Audience: Urban Fantasy | General Audience | Short Story

Detective Gus Collier and his ghostly partner Dr. Sarah Allen are investigating the murder of a prominent Portland businessman when his ghost gives them some startling news. Before his untimely death, the man was an immortal (well… almost!) alchemist, and he’s carrying an important secret to his grave. Will the crime-fighting duo manage to discover the motive, find the murderer, and protect other innocent lives? This may turn out to be one of Gus and Ghost’s most fascinating cases!

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