Neopia's Fill-in-the-blank News Source Circulation: 194,595,202 Issue: 778 | 21st day of Eating, Y19
Home | Archives Articles | Editorial | Short Stories | Comics | New Series | Continued Series
 

Short Stories


Math

Look, I didn’t mean to fail algebra.

Also by Princesspesa98

by erroro

Sca's Snowager Showdown

Sca was no ordinary Kacheek, in fact most people didn't know she was a Kacheek at all.

by wellthatsfantastic
King Hagan: Brightvale's Shining Beacon

When he began this ritual all those years ago he never thought that with such an educated bunch of citizens he would still be left wanting in terms of wisdom but he was and still he sat here day after day waiting for the rare glimpse into knowledge that he still had not acquired.

by faeriequeenoffire
Cellblocked: The Warden's Tale

With one stroke of my finger I drew a single line in the dirt of my cell floor – day 100.

by silver_mist_91
The Retched Pinchit

“Yo ho ho…A pirate’s life for me!” Arf sang to himself as he finished off his pie.

Also by vbosley

by juggal3tt3j

The Paintbrush Princess

One day in Neopia Central…

by winter_pony4
Mayor May Not

"You see no issue in the fact that we've continuously elected him as Mayor despite not knowing his name? What if he's a Sway plant or something?" Jacob said. "I'm going to the Arcanium. They have a news archive."

by opossumman
 
Search the Neopian Times




Headlines


"Cellblocked: The Warden's Tale" by silver_mist_91
It was a strangely foggy morning; the sun had yet to peak through the clouds over Meridell. I was taking my daily walk from my little shack out to my job at the Mini Acres Farm. Running the Rubbish Dump was never my dream, but it was a job I fell into and never managed to leave. Honestly, compared to where I was now, it seemed like paradise back at that dump. When I arrived from my walk, my boss, a grumpy blue Kacheek named Ronald, sent me immediately to the fields to start shifting through the garbage. Not every item that we find can be resold to the local shoppers. We have to be very careful that no food has gone bad (at least, that we can identify) and that items aren’t too broken. I plunged my hand into a particularly smelly pile of trash, trying to discover any salvageable finds, when I felt a strange item in my hand. I tugged and tugged through the pile covering it until I was able to pull it out, and when I did, my heart sank. The sword was large, heavy, and solid gold. It wasn’t just the fact that I had pulled a sword from a pile of rubbish. It was much more than that. Smack dab in the middle of the handle was an unmistakable badge. The crest of Meridell glistened with a red and blue checkered pattern and I knew right away that this sword was of immense value. I dropped everything else and ran back to Ronald. Out of breath I shook my find at him, “Look…..what…I found!” Ronald’s eyes went wide at the sight of the sword.




Other Stories


---------

Trapped in Freaky Factory
Blobs. Small blobs, big blobs, ginormous blobs. Red blobs, blue blobs, yellow blobs. I imagine these are coloured as such to represent anger, sadness, and cowardice: All common feelings whilst trying to obtain the elusive Freaky Factory avatar.

Also by theyellowrose

by dissiechrissie


---------

WRITING FOR THE NEOPIAN TIMES – A GUIDE
If you want to be a reputable writer in Neopia, you must understand the mechanics behind the Neopian Times.

by mazaii_3

---------

Defenders Series 3: Siren of the Snows: Part Four
I may be evil but I’m not stupid. Plans for world domination bring down kings and knights and faeries on your head. All the most powerful forces in Neopia turn against you. I’d as soon not get myself locked in an amulet floating in space for who knows how long, if it’s all the same.

by shinkoryu14

---------

Haunted Woods Hero: Part One
Varicose quests through The Haunted Woods to save his friend, Hugo. What wouldn't this MSPP do to get him back?

by lily_death

---------

Spring is Here
Achoo!!

Also by rabbits_forever

by cutiepie4707


---------

What am I? #2
Can you guess the species and color of this neopet using only a short riddle and a few pictures?

by pets_rock_8



Submit your stories, articles, and comics using the new submission form.