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For Those Who Remember by Theinspiredowl

For Those Who Remember

By Theinspiredowl

I saw it was the anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary shooting, and I was compelled to write. I did some research to make it as accurate as possible.

Short Story | Updated Dec 14, 2013 | Reads: 32 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: sandy, hook, shooting, death, historical, fiction

Memories Of Short Lives by Write With Meaning

Memories Of Short Lives

By Write With Meaning

I wrote this in the 8th grade ( so writing skills aren't the best but I got an A+ on it :D ) and have always been really proud of it. It was an assignment where we had to write a historical narrative. *All characters are fictional and the story is fiction based off of the events September 11th, 2...

Short Story | Updated Dec 11, 2013 | Reads: 96 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: sad, historical, narrative, family, september, 11th, 2001

The Ones We Trust

By Pierce The Horizon

Set twenty years after the Salem Witch Trials in Boston, Daniel and his family live in 18th century Newark, New Jersey. When Daniel's girlfriend collapses in church, he undergoes emotional and physical distress as the priests and doctors scramble to find out what is wrong... before it's too late.

Short Story | Updated Dec 6, 2013 | Reads: 85 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: witch, possession, illness, salem, witch, trials

The Keeper Of Thomas Martin

By Gobwise

This is a short story I wrote in 4 hours for my creative writing class!

Short Story | Updated Nov 22, 2013 | Reads: 66 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: science, fiction

Winter To Fall

By Csz

A young man travels west, leaving his love and life behind, in search of opportunity and adventure.

Short Story | Updated Nov 19, 2013 | Reads: 78 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

The Tax Inspector's Visit by Balinovsky

The Tax Inspector's Visit

By Balinovsky

Some people lie because they have to; some lie through choice, but always make sure the story has a good foundation.

Short Story | Updated Nov 15, 2013 | Reads: 62 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0

The Hunted Hunter.

By Woodmountman

An assassin meets his nemesis in another assassin.

Short Story | Updated Nov 15, 2013 | Reads: 66 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: killer, tyrone, trees, sniper, soldier

The Landry Girl by Balinovsky

The Landry Girl

By Balinovsky

A young man's first love.

Short Story | Updated Nov 14, 2013 | Reads: 61 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1

Take Him For A Ride

By Ayamazero

Story from the point of view of a gang boss telling how he sees the people around him. A project for school using 1920s slang terms.

Short Story | Updated Nov 14, 2013 | Reads: 43 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

The Demise Of A False God by ky37

The Demise Of A False God

By ky37

Nero, the despised Roman Emperor and last of the Julio-Claudian dynasty, was a much hated man within his own kingdom. The Emperor was vain and demanded of his constituents that he be worshipped as a god.

Short Story | Updated Nov 12, 2013 | Reads: 62 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 2
Tags: greek, myth, historical


By Blake Prescott

Synopsis: CONCUSSION A Short Story Untangling Health Care Reform. A small New England political arena sets the scene for a mysterious woman to aid an underdog; he is a contestant who, due to his own unfortunate past, is especially focused on needed healthcare changes. This concise, fast moving st...

Short Story | Updated Nov 11, 2013 | Reads: 19 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: health, care, medicine, politics, mystery, emergency, rooms, doctors

Son Of Indra Chapter 4 by Jawg

Son Of Indra Chapter 4

By Jawg

Mt Kailash, a beautiful and religious mount for many religions. I hope you like the chapter.

Short Story | Updated Nov 9, 2013 | Reads: 12 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: gods, mt, kailash, shiva, mahadev, tibet, percy

The Warrior  by David Benitez

The Warrior

By David Benitez

A crusader fights along side his brothers in the battle for Jerusalem. All of them are willing to follow their beloved general's orders to the dot, even if it means life or death. His battle tactics and ferocity inspire his brethren to follow him straight to the City Square. After his short liv...

Short Story | Updated Nov 7, 2013 | Reads: 106 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: crusader, god, jerusalem, death, warrior, battle, historical, fiction

Dead In The Water

By Logan Hathaway

Lieutenant Warren Kane is out for revenge against the imfamous pirate, Blackbeard. The ship is under attack, and Warren knows that this is the moment that he has been waiting for.

Short Story | Updated Nov 4, 2013 | Reads: 82 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: pirates, blackbeard, historical, fiction, implied, homosexuality

Son Of Indra Chapter 3 by Jawg

Son Of Indra Chapter 3

By Jawg

The supreme god Shiva, Amun Ra, Gaia. traveling in the mountains. Mt Kailash

Short Story | Updated Nov 3, 2013 | Reads: 15 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

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