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.

The Myth of the Venerable Trauer Klouse

by Cigan Cuk This is the Myth of the Venerable Trauer KlouseHow his fame and story came to beOf his origin and acclaimAnd the fragments that are always left to see The year was two thousand and eighteenWinter holidays were selling in every storeA jolly red clothed man was famousBut behind this image there was […]

January Stories at the Confabulator Cafe

Hello and welcome to the new year. And another year of stories here at the Cafe! This year, we have new prompts, new stories, and some new guest authors! For the first batch of stories for the new year, the Confabulators were challenged to write an origin story of their own (or their own twist […]


December Stories at the Confabulator Cafe

This year is drawing to a close, and we’re celebrating our third full year of fiction here at the Confabulator Cafe. Thank you so much for joining us each month, reader. Your support means a great deal. We already have our prompts for next year, which you can get a sneak peek for by visiting […]


November Stories at the Confabulator Cafe

In my experience, couch cushions are greedy things that pickpocket us while we’re sitting on them. Coins, socks, remote controls, food crumbs all seem to end up deep within the cracks of comfortable (or in some cases, not-so-comfortable) couches. Sometimes, though, the couch gives things back. Our prompt for this month is “We found the […]


October Stories at the Confabulator Cafe

Fall has arrived, dearest patrons of the Confabulator CafĂ©. Shorter, cooler days, apples and cider, pumpkins and other squash, Halloween and Thanksgiving. This particular Confabulator considers this to be the most wonderful time of the year. And this time of year wouldn’t be the same without apples. So, this month’s prompt included that necessity. The […]