Rich has written the many short stories. Most will appear in a collection of stories in the future. Until then they are available individually.
From the Tales of Marngol collection
Brashani and a group of four other wizards arrive in Marngol hoping to rebuild the town after an invasion many years ago. But the ghost of the town's former mayor, Archimedes Orin, objects. He wants them all to go away and leave the town to rot. But the wizards persuade him to give them a chance and he assigns them the task of removing the Purple Gobblin' from the old inn's basement as a test. Can they coax the creature out of the basement or will they be forced to kill it?
Brashani, a wizard and mayor of Marngol, discovers a baby in the ruins of an old tower. The child appears normal but seems to understand normal speech. Then people start dying and the baby is the prime suspect. Can Brashani unlock the mystery of the baby before it kills everyone and destroys the town?
Brashani seeks to honor the victims of the Marngol Massacre with a dedication of a statue. But the ghost of the town's former mayor, Archimedes Orin, is angry at all the changes Brashani has made in order to reclaim the ruins. Will Archimedes let the statue be unveiled or will Brashani be forced to destroy the former archmage?
Brashani tries to unravel the clues left by his friend to a fabulous treasure. Can he do it without risking his life in the process?
From the Men, Magic, and Melee collection
Asbith, the mother of all dragons, has fought the encroachment of humans and has watched as her children are slowly killed one by one. Now, she is the only dragon left and the humans continue to use combat with her kind as a test of heroism and bravery. Can she fight off this most recent attack or is she finally too old to stave off the current would-be hero?
Shard, a half-orc has had to fight hatred and bigotry all his life just to become a squire. But now, in the training yard of the Michaeline order, as he spars against another squire, he learns a most devastating truth, one that he would not have guess, but one that will change his life forever.
Laura comes to the small village of Abbotsdale to observe a strange and local festival. Her natural curiosity leads her to discover the site of the grand ceremony which ends the festival. Can she escape without notice or is she doomed to fall into the clutches of the villagers and suffer whenever punishment they can devise?
Merchant Wilson Kray has come to Breezy Bluff to purchase the Horn of Horundring from the air spirit that owns it, Twex Oolung. But Twex is a known prankster and has no need of money, which is all Wilson can offer. Is the merchant's trek pointless or can he purchase the Horn from Twex without suffer the fate of all who come and have dealings with the dreaded air spirit?
The necromancer Jormundan is hired to help a wealthy man named Smith correct a ritual that went horribly wrong and turned him into a living skeleton. Smith believes the error was no accident and wants Jormundan to find the traitor too. Can the wizard correct the mistakes that were made and locate the traitor before it is too late?
James, an apprentice sage, wants to be a bard, but his father disapproves. So he runs away to his grandmother’s home, halfway across the kingdom, only to discover something that will change his life forever.
From the Bizarre and Macabre Tales
A struggling writer finds a magic pen that lets him achieve the success he craves. But his wife is not pleased, preferring a weak-willed spouse who will obey her commands. How will she respond when his deadlines start taking priority?
An accidental fall down the stairs enables Ramon to see lost souls caught between life and death. Feeling that knowledge of their existence is a threat to them, the lost souls try to claim Ramon as one of their own. But Ramon fights back and discovers a way to affect these non-corporeal beings. Can he enact his plan before it is too late?
A lonely old man meets a young female street performer who can take away his away his feelings of isolation. She invites him to go with her into a nearby tent. Does he go to experience a type of closeness he has never felt before or does he remain alone and apart from everyone?
From the Space and Speculation collection
Jonathan Gray learns of a strange encounter: a scout vessel has crashed on an alien world. The Empire seeks to rescue any survivors and annex the planet. But the world is enveloped by a strange energy field that interferes with the Empire's technology. Can Jonathan convince the Empire to let a small band of meta-humans make first contact and avoid a war?
George Zyberg, an astrophysicist, invents a telescope that lets him see the future by observing another world identical to ours by three months ahead of us. Using this information, George is able to predict events on our world before they happen. But after using this ability to prevent the robbery of the Central Bank he gets in trouble with gangsters. Can he bluff his way to freedom or has he gone too far by predicting the future of criminal events?
The exploration of the strange alien world, QJZ, is complete but what has been learned makes no sense. Imaginary energy particles somehow exist and are controllable by a select few. Additionally there is much about the world that remains to be studied. But the Empire does not want to waste more time examining the planet. Is war with this strange world now assured or can it be averted?
From the Fables and Fiction collection
A local farmer wants the wheat being grown by the local witch. But she will not sell it to him. So he takes it, unaware of the consequences his actions will have for himself -- and the world.
Prospective parents go to a local carnival and learn from a fortune teller that their unborn child will be physically damaged and too big to have naturally. They dismiss the thought as rubbish until they see that the infant is over ten pounds and still growing. They start to wonder what impairment will the child have? Ultimately, they decide it does not matter. They will love the child regardless.
But is that enough? Can the parents handle the situation or will they need to kill the child as the fortune teller suggested?
Russell makes a deal with a fairy to delete all the illegal content he has downloaded in exchange for a chance at happiness. But in the light of day he realizes the fairy was just part of a dream. But soon thereafter he meets a woman and falls in love with her. Will he keep his promise or risk being lonely forever?
More stories are coming. Watch for them.