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Hachibei Koura Repaid A Fisherman For His Kindness by yayoi2014

Hachibei Koura Repaid A Fisherman For His Kindness

By yayoi2014

Once upon a time there was a hard-working fisherman. One day, he met a fox who always fools people... 528 words.

Short Story | Updated May 10, 2014 | Reads: 24 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: historical, fiction, legend, asia, japan, local, fox, prank, fisherman, village, castle, lord, samurai

9/11 The Disaster

By reaper666jordan

This is my short story about 9/11. It is dedicated to all the suvivors and people who perished in the attack.

Short Story | Updated May 8, 2014 | Reads: 68 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 0

He Who Controls The Military, Controls The World

By Meltrosz

The people were enjoying peace, even when they were under the control of the Three Superpowers of the world. However, one nation decided to destroy this balance for the sake of their personal gain. Learn how the traitors of the world became heroes and finally kings of the world.

Short Story | Updated May 3, 2014 | Reads: 42 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: satire, parody, history, conspiracy

The Kannon-Sama In A White Coat by yayoi2014

The Kannon-Sama In A White Coat

By yayoi2014

Once upon a time, there was an old woman who was living with a grandson. One day, the grandson got ill... 260 words

Short Story | Updated May 3, 2014 | Reads: 24 | Comments: 4 | Likes: 0

Conspiracy Of The Dragon

By Joe Reister

China starts World War I.

Short Story | Updated Apr 30, 2014 | Reads: 36 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

Freedom At Last

By p3anut

This was my social studies homework so yeah. Laurenz always lived behind the Berlin Wall. He was always watched, always guarded, always on some form of lockdown. He could only imagine how wonderful his cousin's life is. That is until his father and brother take him for a wild ride that may last l...

Short Story | Updated Apr 29, 2014 | Reads: 83 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 0
Tags: short, story, historical, fiction, social, studies, homework, cold, war, berlin, wall, iron, curtain, eastern, germany, east, berlin, escaping, the, wall

Adolf's Betrayal

By Chivalry

A Nazi soldier provides a fresh look at Nazi Germany and shows that being on a certain side of the war does not necessarily make someone good or evil.

Short Story | Updated Apr 29, 2014 | Reads: 74 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 2
Tags: wwii, hitler, betrayal, historic, fiction, subversion, thriller, suspense

HUSH NOW, MARVIN

By Sm Tatha

'I feel like I'm drifting away,like I'm not part of this world anymore'

Short Story | Updated Apr 26, 2014 | Reads: 39 | Comments: 5 | Likes: 2
Tags: child, labour, human, misery, cruelty

A Fox Of Shin-Kawa by yayoi2014

A Fox Of Shin-Kawa

By yayoi2014

Once upon a time, there was an old man. One night, he was walking down a way home from a local wedding party. When he came to Shin-kawa (new river), he heard someone call him… – 386 words.

Short Story | Updated Apr 26, 2014 | Reads: 21 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 0
Tags: legend, traditional, rural, japan, folklore, fox, old, man

The Lost Malaysia Airlines  by flwrflorence18

The Lost Malaysia Airlines

By flwrflorence18

This story is in perspective of a little girl who was on the lost Malaysia airlines(my imagination). She was very little to understand most of the things that were happening on board around her and all that she has been through with that ‘little’ heart of her. I just came up with th...

Short Story | Updated Apr 25, 2014 | Reads: 40 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: death, plane, crash, feelings, little, girl

 Josei To Kashi No Ki: The Woman And The Oak Tree by Thefarbeyond

Josei To Kashi No Ki: The Woman And The Oak Tree

By Thefarbeyond

She Waited day after day, year after year at the old Oak tree.

Short Story | Updated Apr 23, 2014 | Reads: 14 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

Avarielle Galahad by Sweetbitch

Avarielle Galahad

By Sweetbitch

Following the life of Avarielle Galahad after she is abducted by white men, who are trying to shape her into being an obedient slave. It is a short story that demonstrates Avarielle's selflessness and her strength. This story is based in the 1840's, and demonstrates historical facts on what the A...

Short Story | Updated Apr 23, 2014 | Reads: 38 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: fiction, slavery, slave, historical, whips, mother, sterling, bravery, courageous, selfless

Roaring Hearts by Hothead

Roaring Hearts

By Hothead

A short story inspired by true events, about the mill workers strikes and the courage of those who chose to recognize injustice and work to right it.

Short Story | Updated Apr 22, 2014 | Reads: 72 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: mill, strike

Gold 1000 Ryou  by yayoi2014

Gold 1000 Ryou

By yayoi2014

Once upon a time, there was a farmer. One day, he found a treasure from a field... -A short story, 369 words

Short Story | Updated Apr 18, 2014 | Reads: 23 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: legend, folklore, rural, japan, near, kyoto

Rice Paddy In Wada by yayoi2014

Rice Paddy In Wada

By yayoi2014

This is an old story from my home town in Fukui, Japan. This is about when and how rich and fertile rice paddies were developed.

Short Story | Updated Apr 17, 2014 | Reads: 18 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: a, legend, forklore, traditional, story


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