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The Unwanted Truth.

By Thekingandqueen

Two twins who got into pin up modeling in the 1940's\ 50's. One twin must cope with the pain of losing her sister. Best to read while listening to coldplay.

Short Story | Updated Oct 3, 2009 | Reads: 44 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: suicide, pin, ups, fiction, memoire

War Diary Of Billy O'nell

By Andy Brown

Diary entries of a an Anzac soldier during WW1.

Short Story | Updated Oct 1, 2009 | Reads: 45 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: memoirs, war, diaries, anzac

My Chance by Dreamtheunknown

My Chance

By Dreamtheunknown

I had to write a colonial narrative for English, so I thought I'd post it here. Basically, it's about a boy who becomes friends with an Indian when he's not suppopsed to.

Short Story | Updated Sep 27, 2009 | Reads: 175 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: chances, hate, abuse, friendship, killing

Katherine Holland

By Clarissa

Another short story I wrote for a class.

Short Story | Updated Sep 27, 2009 | Reads: 108 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: historical, fiction, maid, duke, inheritance

Necklace Problems by sharpie601

Necklace Problems

By sharpie601

This is a story of a girl from the 16th century who lost her father in the war. Now her friend wants to steal the only thing she has left from her fathers presence. Will she get it back or not....

Short Story | Updated Sep 19, 2009 | Reads: 71 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: necklace

The Thin Line Between Life And Death by sowers123

The Thin Line Between Life And Death

By sowers123

In this story a young girl is forced into a concentration camp. She is completely unaware of what the Nazis are and even to whom Hitler is. This is a sad yet true story that i highly recommend you read. It brings out the Jew's feelings during the WWII. This was very hard for me to write...seein...

Short Story | Updated Sep 10, 2009 | Reads: 226 | Comments: 6 | Likes: 2
Tags: hitler, holocaust, jew, historical, fiction, sad, horror, thrill

Journey To Pterodactyl Ptavern

By eragon96

This story is about a young Pterodactyl named Ptarry and her best freind Pterry that search for a legendary place called Pterodactyl Ptavern. Then something unsuspected happens and they get in some major trouble. This story was originally for a webkinz contest but I decided to turn it into a ch...

Short Story | Updated Aug 17, 2009 | Reads: 112 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0


By Dadio

A monologue of a prostitute.

Short Story | Updated Aug 14, 2009 | Reads: 119 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2

Strong Women Never Give Up

By Doctorwholuvr

Story for ZeroG57's contest. It's about a girl living in Massachusetts in the mid-1800s.

Short Story | Updated Aug 13, 2009 | Reads: 115 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 3

To Fight This War

By Cursedheart

The war is over, and the confederates are coming home...but there are always loved ones who don't make it.

Short Story | Updated Aug 11, 2009 | Reads: 268 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 3


By Splendins

A re-telling of the greek myth of how posidon met his wife Amphitrite and what she did when she found out he was cheating on her.

Short Story | Updated Aug 8, 2009 | Reads: 719 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: amphitrite, adultery, cheating, water, posidon, triton, sea, cracken, tirdent, myth, legend, greek, mythology


By Splendins

A short retelling of an enouter between Athena, greek godess of knowledge, and a human who became the inspiration for the common spider.

Short Story | Updated Aug 8, 2009 | Reads: 545 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: greek, legend, myth, athena, arachne, spider, weaving

Cursed - R.I.P. by kittyx3jane

Cursed - R.I.P.

By kittyx3jane

A girl, in a graveyard trying to find her way out. But, she finds something more than she bargained for...

Short Story | Updated Aug 2, 2009 | Reads: 116 | Comments: 4 | Likes: 2
Tags: historical, fiction, short, story, plague, graveyard

The Queen, Mistress, And Viola Player

By Rainbowsprinkles

This is a story based on actual events a few months ago. No, I am not Queen of Florida.

Short Story | Updated Jul 30, 2009 | Reads: 64 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 0
Tags: hisory, historical, fiction, alana, alex, savannah, queens, queen, mistress, viola, player, viola, musical, instruments, funny, cute

A Fortunate Misfortune by Ianjohnson

A Fortunate Misfortune

By Ianjohnson

In feudal Japan there was constant war. The shogunate desired complete control, and assassination was considered an acceptable way for the shogun to resolve his problems. The ninja were the perfect fit for such missions, and soon they were a respected part of feudal warfare.

Short Story | Updated Jul 28, 2009 | Reads: 187 | Comments: 5 | Likes: 3
Tags: ninjas, samurai, castles, battle, assassination, shogun, japanese, sword, fighting, death, warfare

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