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By Dkmiller

Alex Beaufort thought all men were the same, dull dimwhits. That is until she met Donivan... Story one in the

Short Story | Updated Oct 8, 2010 | Reads: 81 | Comments: 5 | Likes: 1
Tags: london, season, 1800's, dukes, duchesses, royalty, different, love, writing

The Final Chapter by The Jackal

The Final Chapter

By The Jackal

This was one of the very first pieces that I ever submitted online. I still believe that it's one of my better works... Enjoy!

Short Story | Updated Oct 4, 2010 | Reads: 40 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

Tale Of The Goddess by Jinisha

Tale Of The Goddess

By Jinisha

Amidst the tales of rich heritage of ancient Greek, there is hidden a strangest story or say a fairy tale. It is the Tale of Goddess of marriage and birth and the father of gods and men.

Short Story | Updated Oct 2, 2010 | Reads: 1,506 | Comments: 4 | Likes: 5
Tags: zeus, hera, god, goddess, contest, contest, entry, greek, myth, athens, rhea, cronus

Beaten by Rachtheangel


By Rachtheangel

A little boy returns home to find an unexpected and mysterious male visitor who delivers a tragedy. Set during the Civil War era.

Short Story | Updated Sep 22, 2010 | Reads: 72 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: civil, war, family, tragedy, war, uncle, sam, little, boy, child, mystery, affair, father, mother, bully

Letter To Grandpa by Kiss And Tell

Letter To Grandpa

By Kiss And Tell

Elizabeth's Letter

Short Story | Updated Sep 20, 2010 | Reads: 231 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: letter, 1830, grandpa, elzabeth, family, news, request, sad, poetry, texas

Green Eyed Girl

By King Kong

Early American history.

Short Story | Updated Sep 13, 2010 | Reads: 3,590 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: murder, rape, romance, politics, slavery, religion, history

Pulse - Vampire/Human Story by Shael

Pulse - Vampire/Human Story

By Shael

The image above, is of Character Gideon Right now, disjointed chapters/lines in a vampire story. A character study. Maybe someone can point out how to integrate the character descriptions into the story. Maybe character descriptions should be left to the readers interpretations rather than b...

Short Story | Updated Sep 8, 2010 | Reads: 66 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: vampire, historical, character, study, fiction, romance

War Stories

By jrodisme87

Another story I wrote for Nikki Giovanni.

Short Story | Updated Aug 17, 2010 | Reads: 37 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

Zusammen Am Ende- Together Again by Purplangel

Zusammen Am Ende- Together Again

By Purplangel

This is about Elyse recalling the memory of her family escaping the Nazis during WWII. She is finally facing all the emotions that she held back before.

Short Story | Updated Aug 16, 2010 | Reads: 61 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: together, again, love, father, daughter, wwii, memorial, historical, fiction, jewish, protection, nazis


By Eggshapedcarrot

The end of the world was not what we expected.

Short Story | Updated Aug 15, 2010 | Reads: 81 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 0
Tags: y2k, end, of, the, world

Legneds by Prajim


By Prajim

This story is based on the ancient stories of the gladiators. The story tells us of how life was during the era.

Short Story | Updated Aug 7, 2010 | Reads: 65 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 2

Through It All Nobody Get Me Like You Do:  For Lawreadaholic's Competition by superlovemonkey12

Through It All Nobody Get Me Like You Do: For Lawreadaholic's Competition

By superlovemonkey12

The point of this competition was to write a short story, novel, poem, whatever you want and use one of the quotes from the list in it. My quote was: Through it all nobody gets me like you do.

Short Story | Updated Aug 4, 2010 | Reads: 62 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 1
Tags: letters, love, war, pain, sadness

Two Women Of The Renaissance by Isabeau

Two Women Of The Renaissance

By Isabeau

On June 17th, 1553, two different women who may have been born in two different worlds, tell of their stories.

Short Story | Updated Aug 1, 2010 | Reads: 409 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: historical, fiction, tragedy, renaissance, husbands, king, henry, viii, childbirth, rape

How The Sun, Moon, And Stars Came To Share The Sky

By Valdivies

The story of why the Sun (and sometimes the moon) is out during the day while the Moon, and the stars, are out at night.

Short Story | Updated Jul 20, 2010 | Reads: 154 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: sun, moon, stars, sky, once, upon, a, time, myth

The Strongest Tree

By Lloydfinckbonejr

A Story about the Strongest Tree.

Short Story | Updated Jul 15, 2010 | Reads: 665 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1

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