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(The Mother Cult) Emergence by Lailoken

(The Mother Cult) Emergence

By Lailoken

Ba’an was overwhelmed with a sense of wonder and awe of the earthly womb, from which everything had sprung – worrying that the Great Mother might swallow them all.

Short Story | Updated Jun 30, 2012 | Reads: 27 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: historical, mythology, feminism

Unveil Me Forever by honey21

Unveil Me Forever Chapter:6

By honey21

What is it like to be the most desired woman in the land? How does it feel to be born so different that your face must always be covered behind a veil otherwise it can start wars and disasters? Princess Roxanne is in the middle of a war, she needs to hide otherwise she will be forced into a marri...

Novel | Updated Jun 30, 2012 | Reads: 83 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 2
Tags: princess, king, love, beauty, veil, battle, war, queen

Life Line

By ballerina09

War affects everyone, Amielia is no exception. Her husband is taken away to fight in World War One, leaving a heartbroken pregnant young girl alone at home. This is a short one shot. It's not a happy story, so if you're looking for a happy ever after; this is not the story for you

Short Story | Updated Jun 29, 2012 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1

Room Of A War Hero by Thornshaveroses

Room Of A War Hero

By Thornshaveroses

I wrote this at a camp, where we were challenged to write about a character's room and how it is important to them. Lately, I've been doing a lot of war stories, so this followed my theme!

Short Story | Updated Jun 29, 2012 | Reads: 29 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: war, sadness

Wolves And Knights

By bassbro101

A Middle age story: Emerilda, a peasent farmer girl who struggles things in life. She wanted to leave her work behind, and try to be happy, but now her father's in prison, and her mother can't even make ends meet. So she was forced to live and work as a servent in a castle. Thats were she met him...

Book | Updated Jun 29, 2012 | Reads: 31 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 1
Tags: drama, romance, aventure, historical.

Trying To Wake Chapter:1

By Black N

The start of a story of a man who does not remember, yet regret ever wanting to.

Novel | Updated Jun 28, 2012 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: forgotness, historical, battle, death, historic, man

The Examination (Rpg) by Rgilham

The Examination (Rpg)

By Rgilham

Candidates taking the Chinese Imperial Examinations would be confined to a cell-like room for 72 hours, allowed no communication with the outside world. The system lasted until 1912, and required extensive rote learning of the Confucian classics...

Short Story | Updated Jun 28, 2012 | Reads: 39 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: confucius, china, imperial, examinations, civil, service, prison, cell, poetry, scholar, chinese, wen, chang, faust, taiping, rebellion, taiping, heavenly, kingdom

The Pretty Women Of Paris

By Jennifer York

A novel of Fin-de-siecle Paris. Young Leonide has beat the odds thus far, making her way to the streets of Paris to pursue her ambition as an actress. However, will she be able to avoid the snares of mercenaries and soothsayers? Follow her journey as a budding rose in the French theater.

Book | Updated Jun 27, 2012 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: historical, fiction, drama, romance, France

The Trail Of Ice by Sandrine Lb

The Trail Of Ice

By Sandrine Lb

I'm going to write a story about a person that is so alone and scared that she has an accident(or maybe it wasn't) (this is a bit based on the car accident of Dianna; and her story but not she isn't a carracter in this)

Book | Updated Jun 26, 2012 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: marriage, king, queen, diana, fiction, romance, secrets, lies

The Short Life Of Marie-Antoinette by Suvandri Wannie

The Short Life Of Marie-Antoinette Chapter:5

By Suvandri Wannie

Marie-Antoinette learns the ropes and rules of being Dauphine of France.

Novel | Updated Jun 26, 2012 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: marie-antoinette, royalty, history, revolution, execution

The Beasts Of Battle by Lailoken

The Beasts Of Battle

By Lailoken

A speculative description of Dark Age warrior cults and their totems.

Short Story | Updated Jun 26, 2012 | Reads: 57 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: historical, mythology, warfare.

Swahili Nation Chapter:1

By Corrosivemind

I take you through the astounding feats of a servant girl and her race against time to save her Princess and the King of the Mythical Swahili Nation

Novel | Updated Jun 25, 2012 | Reads: 15 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: prose, historical, fiction, fiction

Soviet Secrets

By Hunter Petraski

Agent Petrov must locate and kill 4 other agents of death.

Short Story | Updated Jun 25, 2012 | Reads: 17 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

Prazero Princess: The Secret Of Esther - Preview

By Abbylynxx

Do you like strong women, Amazonian warrior women? Do you like a little bit of history? Do you like a bit of "spice" mixed in to the story? Then maybe you will like this story about a warrior princess and her group of friends and how they ended up in Africa looking for the mysterious pink diamonds.

Short Story | Updated Jun 23, 2012 | Reads: 11 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: amazons, Persia, Africa, pink, diamonds, Esther, Queen, of, Sheba, King, Solomon, monsoon, Mozambique, River, Save, Prester, John, Zanj

Le Hibiscus(  French  For   The  Hibiscus, The  National  Flower  Of  Haiti) by Princess  Onika Auguste

Le Hibiscus( French For The Hibiscus, The National Flower Of Haiti) Chapter:2

By Princess Onika Auguste

This story is going to take you into a journey into three different centuries by four generations of women from three different regions

Novel | Updated Jun 23, 2012 | Reads: 11 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: haiti, historical, fiction, generations, boston, france


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