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Little Boy

By William Borers

A look at the mind of President Harry S Truman, during perhaps the most difficult choice of his life.

Short Story | Updated Nov 30, 2014 | Reads: 119 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: historical, fiction, harry, s, truman, hiroshima, little, boy, wwi, atmoic, bomb

The Battle For Piracia

By twpr2002

A story about a pirate named jack defending piracia from a naval fort.

Short Story | Updated Nov 20, 2014 | Reads: 57 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

Red, White, And You Part 3

By Elayna

This is based on a true story...

Short Story | Updated Nov 19, 2014 | Reads: 45 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

In Dienst In Auschwitz (In Service At Auschwitz)

By William Borers

Take a step into the mind of a Nazi soldier as he starts his day at Auschwitz.

Short Story | Updated Nov 18, 2014 | Reads: 86 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0

Red, White, And You Part 2

By Elayna

This is based on a true story...

Short Story | Updated Nov 12, 2014 | Reads: 34 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 2

Red, White, And You

By Elayna

This is based on a true story...

Short Story | Updated Nov 12, 2014 | Reads: 87 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1

War And Symbols

By Normalwriter

War and a symbolic flag.

Short Story | Updated Nov 10, 2014 | Reads: 79 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: history, war, short, story, emotion, symbols, fighting

The Spectre In The House by Kittyflare

The Spectre In The House

By Kittyflare

25 years old Kristy Lohyl prefers to indulge in the life of music and singing, but when her family died in an accident, she is forced to be the head of the Lohyls. However, she is unwilling to do so, because as she becomes the family head, a great betrayal act is about to begin- for their allies ...

Short Story | Updated Nov 8, 2014 | Reads: 55 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1

Appomattox by Erbro


By Erbro

A short story about the surrender at Appomattox Courthouse. General Robert E. Lee of the Confederates surrendered to General Ulysses S. Grant (whose real name was actually Hiram Ulysses Grant) on April 9th, 1865. This is my rendition of both General Grant and General Lee's emotions that day.

Short Story | Updated Nov 3, 2014 | Reads: 63 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: history, appomattox, civil, war

Atomic Sandbox by Riovocci

Atomic Sandbox

By Riovocci

It's 1958 in Nevada, and Lorrie, the wife of a bank robber, unintentionally meets her husband's partner, who intends to get his cut from the last job. However, their meeting corresponds with another plot that reshapes the small town of Beatie.

Short Story | Updated Oct 30, 2014 | Reads: 81 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: fiction, death, romance, western, bomb, drugs

The Lone Shepherd

By The Knight

A Shepherd who wanders the vast sands, encounters a girl in need of faith, with their fate sealed in order to bring a peace, in a city full of fiends.

Short Story | Updated Oct 28, 2014 | Reads: 46 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: fantasy, philosophy, journey

A Maldicao De Artur Parte 1 - Silencio Por Nuno Carvalho

By Nuno Carvalho

Esta é a primeira parte de uma série de capítulos que irão retratar a minha interpretação da Lenda do Rei Artur e o Ciclo do Santo Graal.

Short Story | Updated Oct 28, 2014 | Reads: 19 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1

A-Se-Quu-I: Free by Annamarie Ciccarello

A-Se-Quu-I: Free

By Annamarie Ciccarello

Nothing could be worse than now for the Cherokee nation. As the "Removal Act" is evoked into being, a young Cherokee girl wonders how a president, while raising a young Cherokee boy of his own, be so destructive in his actions towards Native Americans. Through these trials she must learn how to c...

Short Story | Updated Oct 28, 2014 | Reads: 20 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

Chocolate Fingerprints

By Dana fitzer3

This is about my fake child.

Short Story | Updated Oct 25, 2014 | Reads: 66 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: child, abuse, therapist, humor

Once I Was A Cowboy

By Shonaeh

We've all heard of Billy the Kid. But do you know who he really is? Please leave a comment, good or bad.

Short Story | Updated Oct 23, 2014 | Reads: 100 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

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