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Ignacio And His Terrible, Horrible, No Good English

By Gkonowski

Ignacio is the student in a British the big problem is that he knows nothing about english, however he is the best math, science, and social studies student. But even with millions of qualities he suffers bullying because of his poor english.

Short Story | Updated Mar 12, 2015 | Reads: 53 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

The Apprentice Who Once Whondered

By Hroberts

Its about my story behind the Mona Lisa painted by Leonardo Da Vinci.

Short Story | Updated Mar 12, 2015 | Reads: 95 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: leonardo, da, vinci

Short Story Based On Film "The Name Of The Rose" (1986)

By Stephanie Singh

A high school History class assignment where I had to write a short story from the POV of a monk in a monastery in the 1986 film, "The Name of the Rose".

Short Story | Updated Mar 6, 2015 | Reads: 50 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: name, of, the, rose, spin-off

It Makes The World Blind by Clarkgudas

It Makes The World Blind

By Clarkgudas

Brody Phillips, a journalist during the Red Scare, comes face to face with the Cold War when he re-meets an old friend of his, Adrian Cooper. Unsure of who he can trust, he becomes caught in the midst of a situation that changed his life forever.

Short Story | Updated Mar 4, 2015 | Reads: 81 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: red, scare, communism, betrayal, mccarthy, clark, gudas, russia, ussr

Chiaroscuro - Pt. 3 (Final)

By Stephanie Singh

Madrid, Spain. 1922. Amelia dances in the spotlight, enrapturing, beyond her trends and her society's demands. She catches curious eyes - that especially of a mysterious Draeyden.

Short Story | Updated Mar 3, 2015 | Reads: 20 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: vampires, spain, short, story

Chiaroscuro Pt. 2

By Stephanie Singh

Madrid, Spain. 1922. Amelia dances in the spotlight, enrapturing, beyond her trends and her society's demands. She catches curious eyes - that especially of a mysterious Draeyden.

Short Story | Updated Mar 3, 2015 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: vampires, spain, short, story

Chiaroscuro Pt. 1

By Stephanie Singh

Madrid, Spain. 1922. Amelia dances in the spotlight, enrapturing, beyond her trends and her society's demands. She catches curious eyes - that especially of a mysterious Draeyden.

Short Story | Updated Mar 3, 2015 | Reads: 25 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: vampires, spain, short, story

The Cylinders Of Lao Tzu by Whiskey Charlie

The Cylinders Of Lao Tzu

By Whiskey Charlie

Human immortality depends upon a machine built thousands of years ago.

Short Story | Updated Mar 3, 2015 | Reads: 31 | Comments: 4 | Likes: 3
Tags: china, immortality, magic, machine, sage, lao, tzu

Injustice

By Perez

This story is about life of an abandoned people in a third world country

Short Story | Updated Feb 28, 2015 | Reads: 67 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

Holy Smoke by Whiskey Charlie

Holy Smoke

By Whiskey Charlie

In the past, certain organizations had the power to rewrite history, however, in the current age of the Internet, that power has been diminished enough that it may now be safe to set the record straight.

Short Story | Updated Feb 28, 2015 | Reads: 57 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 3

Degas And His Dancer

By Acwade

Degas went to the dance studio to paint the ballerinas. He never expected to find her.

Short Story | Updated Feb 4, 2015 | Reads: 95 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: degas, the, impressionists, dance, life

The Exposure Part II

By Kselric

ACT II: After exposing his newborn daughter, pirate Alecto, sets his sights on streghtening his bond with his Egyptian brother through politics and raiding the lands west of Egypt while trying to amend things with his wife.

Short Story | Updated Feb 3, 2015 | Reads: 25 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

The Exposure

By Kselric

Act I: Ancient pirate, Alecto, discovers that his wife is pregnant, left with the choice of being a father or continue raiding, he chooses and exposes (*the act of leaving a newborn outside to die or be picked up by anyone by chance*) the newborn child to his wife's dismay.

Short Story | Updated Feb 3, 2015 | Reads: 54 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: historical, fiction, pirating, pirates, ships, rhodes, ancient, pregnancy, romance, relationship, issues, children, childbirth

From The Flames Of Revenge

By Acwade

Jeanne D'arc, a young girl living in the French country side, comes face to face with an angel and must face her destiny as the martyr of France.

Short Story | Updated Feb 2, 2015 | Reads: 51 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: angels, joan, of, arc, love, death, persecution

1 Penny

By Paulcrusoe

Jar of penny.

Short Story | Updated Feb 1, 2015 | Reads: 93 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0


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