The most fantastic thing in the universe! Circulation: 195,005,051 Issue: 812 | 12th day of Sleeping, Y20
Home | Archives Articles | Editorial | Short Stories | Comics | New Series | Continued Series
 

Short Stories


How to Cure Nightmares

I recently adopted both Zabuzaf and Iridesce when the fifth pet spot opened, and then this happened...

by kunabee_tiger
Roberta of Brightvale Saves her Scrollery

Brightvale, her hometown and where she held some kind of social title, did not treat her like a hero of Neopia.

by restisunwritten
The Magma Mission

Max had always felt a little different from the rest of his siblings. Not very useful, even...

by cruthmac
Makieri's Undead Birthday

He carried a hockey stick in one hand and a spork in the other.

by katniss_66
 
Search the Neopian Times




Headlines


"How to Cure Nightmares" by kunabee_tiger
Iridesce was rarely home. She was a wanderer, never able to stay in one place for very long. It was why she ended up in the Pound - and that had very nearly killed her. It was suffocating and claustrophobic. The end result had worked out, though. A bed she could always return to, and she was the only one with any say in where and when she went. She was peacefully asleep, dreaming of Maraqua and the see, when something woke her. It was a strange and unfamiliar noise, and she lay blinking in the dark before she realized what it was. Someone was crying. She slid out of bed, feet landing softly on the bamboo floor. The noise was coming from across the hall, which meant it was the new pet, a Stealthy Kacheek named Zabuzaf. Iridesce knocked on her door before opening it, stepping inside. The Kacheek had most of her painted clothes off, only wearing the shirt without its armor. In her hands, she held her helmet. "I'm sorry," she whispered loudly, "I didn't mean to wake you." Iridesce could see the tears still on her cheeks, and the fact hed hands were shaking, the helmet rattling slightly with the minute motion. "It's not a problem," Iridesce said quietly. Her voice didn't quite drop down to a whisper. She sat on the bed next to Zabuzaf, looking at the Kacheek with gentle concern. "I never sleep well, anyway," she lied.




Other Stories


---------

Recipe of the Week: 8th Birthday Rainbow Cupcake
Learn how to make delicious Neopian delights right at home!

by hauntinq

---------

The New Years Around Neopia
Today, to show you how was the New Years in Neopia, we decided invite and interview some famous Neopians. So if you stayed at Neohome, watching TV or probably sleeping, keep reading and you will see some incredible places to spent the New Years.

Also by itsbah

by naama_mikeas


---------

Dawn and Dusk vs the Bounty Hunter:Part Four
The final bell had rung releasing us from class for the weekend. Wila and I gathered our things, and headed out into the hallway with Mordred.

by cyber1ofkakoradesert

---------

Identity Crisis
Smaug struggled to keep up with Lichen. How did she know these corridors so well? Ixi had told him in the past that Lichen had spent practically her whole childhood travelling Neopia, never stopping in one place long enough to settle in properly...

by debbie1188

---------

Simple Neopets Joke #5
Jokes from Sloth!

by souxis

---------

Water You Talking About?
Who knew being friends with a Fire Neopet could save you 1,996,000 neopoints?

by storymakerechidna



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