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Bravest Of The Brave by David Cook

Bravest Of The Brave

By David Cook

A short story about Marshal Ney, evening of the Battle of Waterloo, June 18th 1815.

Short Story | Updated Aug 18, 2014 | Reads: 131 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: napoleonic-wars, fiction, historical-fiction, war, military

On The Origin Of On The Origin Of Species by Chris Green

On The Origin Of On The Origin Of Species

By Chris Green

A new account of the Darwin myth: What if there were no barnacles,there were no finches and there were no pigeons? What if they were all made up?

Short Story | Updated Aug 18, 2014 | Reads: 68 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 3
Tags: mystery, alternative, history

Enemy At The Gates by David Cook

Enemy At The Gates

By David Cook

A short story about the closing of the gates at Hougoumont, during the Waterloo Campaign, 1815.

Short Story | Updated Aug 18, 2014 | Reads: 75 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: historical-fiction, war, napoleonic-wars, fiction, ebook

Starfall by Avgvstvs

Starfall

By Avgvstvs

What is the price for super stardom? How far would you be willing to go? How much would you be willing to sacrifice for the dream of artistic immortality?

Short Story | Updated Aug 17, 2014 | Reads: 53 | Comments: 4 | Likes: 2
Tags: starlet, actress, noir, cinema, film, industry, sexuality, tragedy

Honest  Abe's Ghost Is Haunted By The Tea-Party by Wily Geist

Honest Abe's Ghost Is Haunted By The Tea-Party

By Wily Geist

Reports from the White house staff said that unknown objects somehow were being moved around the Lincoln bedroom. Lamps,and a TV appeared to be moved and then turned on. At first, they blamed Barbara Walters and her kleptomania. Babs claimed they were just souvenirs she bought at the gift shop, ...

Short Story | Updated Aug 15, 2014 | Reads: 41 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: ghost, story, historical, abe, lincoln, tea-party, politics, historical, fiction, and, fact, train, travel, in, america

Opening To A Book

By Outlawswriter

This is the opening to Outlaws. Its short but a rating and your opinions would be much appreciated

Short Story | Updated Aug 15, 2014 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: history, opening, mystery

Sym-Phony by Sam Dow

Sym-Phony

By Sam Dow

Beethoven is a fraud! Who's been really composing those symphonies?

Short Story | Updated Aug 10, 2014 | Reads: 27 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: humor, fiction

The White House by Wouldbejane

The White House

By Wouldbejane

Legend has it that Blackbeard frequented an inn in Beaufort, North Carolina that was called The White House. This story is based on one fateful visit that the town still talks about today. Annie Simpson is a Scottish lass on her way to the colonies as an indentured servant until her ship is attac...

Short Story | Updated Aug 8, 2014 | Reads: 67 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

A Fond Kiss by Wouldbejane

A Fond Kiss

By Wouldbejane

When Charles French of Berkely, Massachussetts accepted a position in North Carolina, he thought he would save enough money to fund his law studies. He would spend two years tutoring Dr. James Manney's children and then return north for a clerkship. He had not expected to fall in love with the da...

Short Story | Updated Aug 8, 2014 | Reads: 47 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: historical, outer, banks, love, story, true, beaufort, north, carolina, charles, french, romance

Caddie Woodlawn: All Grown Up by Princessponybutt

Caddie Woodlawn: All Grown Up

By Princessponybutt

This is part of my summer reading project. We had to continue a story from a certain decision OR an epilogue. Picture copyright... someone that isn't me :)

Short Story | Updated Aug 6, 2014 | Reads: 28 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: caddie, woodlawn, school, project, indians, settlers, native, americans, red, hair, tom, mr., woodlawn, mrs., woodlawn, tom, clara, pete, john, warren

BLOOD AND MILK: PART I by Wily Geist

BLOOD AND MILK: PART I

By Wily Geist

The future of America after the Tea-Party revolution is not what was expected.Starvation and failure are the norms with Quentin Christoper getting screwed over trying to save his writing career with a hair-transplant that actually turns him into a hybrid creature.

Short Story | Updated Aug 4, 2014 | Reads: 19 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: science, fiction, futurist, tea-party, satire

My Life At Auschwitz by Katspaurt

My Life At Auschwitz

By Katspaurt

Now 84 year old Abria Himmmler, holocaust survivor faces the challenges of telling a loved on of what he did at Auschwitz. its been 74 years and he has yet to tell them...can he own up to murder? or will he take his secret with him to the grave?

Short Story | Updated Aug 2, 2014 | Reads: 76 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: historical, fiction, auschwitz, holocaust, jews, jewish

God Of Nothingness by Gabby R

God Of Nothingness

By Gabby R

He was a normal pharaoh until something has changed his life forever

Short Story | Updated Jul 27, 2014 | Reads: 79 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

The Man Who Wouldn't Die

By Theodorerblack

This is the tale of a strange man

Short Story | Updated Jul 22, 2014 | Reads: 37 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

War Of Conquest

By Theodorerblack

History as seen through the eyes of a vampire.

Short Story | Updated Jul 22, 2014 | Reads: 33 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0


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