Cafe Management

Cafe Management is run by the administration of The Confabulator Cafe. We keep things running smoothly, post stories by guest authors, and manage other boring back-end tasks.

October Stories at the Confabulator Cafe

Hello, reader. Welcome back to another month of free fiction here at the Confabulator Cafe. Our prompt for October is: “one day you notice there’s a new key on your key chain.” Here’s the October schedule: Friday, October 6: “Hope Chest” by Emily Mosher Friday, October 13: “Lunar Trials” by Sara Lundberg Friday, October 20: […]


September Stories at the Confabulator Cafe

We hope you enjoyed last month’s stories. We were lucky enough to have a brand new guest author submit last time, so if you haven’t had a chance, go back and read the story “Nephilim” by the talented James Young. This month, we wrote to the prompt: “the mirror’s surface remained devoid of any human […]


August Stories at the Confabulator Cafe

Welcome back to the Cafe. We have another month full of fresh, new, free fiction for your enjoyment. This month’s prompt: the worst person to come through someone’s door. Please join us every Wednesday this month for a new story. Here’s the August lineup: Wednesday, August 2: “Me, Myself, & I” by August Baker Wednesday, […]


July Stories at the Confabulator Cafe

Ok, readers, I’m going to be honest. This month’s prompt is a little weird. We used a random prompt generator from the Seventh Sanctum website. They have some of the strangest, most interesting prompts we’ve ever come across. And we decided to give the Confabulators free rein this month. So, they could refresh the page […]


June Stories at the Confabulator Cafe

Don’t you love a song that tells a good story? So do we. This month, the Confabulators were challenged to write a story based on song lyrics. Let’s see if you can recognize the songs each story is based on! Here’s the June lineup: Thursday, June 8: “Mansion” by Anita C. Young Thursday, June 15: […]