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Out Of Molehills Are Mountains Made

By Annehoneymouse

Chapters 1 and 2 of 5. My take on a famous theme.

Short Story | Updated Nov 8, 2010 | Reads: 31 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: historical, historical, fiction, fiction, roman, jerusalem

The Festival Conspiracy

By Pthomson

When the young Giovanni Esposito deMoretti overhears a plot to kill venice's currant ruler by use of the annual festival, Giovanni must compeate in three games to prevent this monstrous deed.

Short Story | Updated Oct 20, 2010 | Reads: 40 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1

A Visit With Tad

By corny1026

This short story deals with my 'visit' with Thomas "Tad" Lincoln. In this story is the age of when he died in real life. (In real life he died on July 15, 1871.) The ficitonal account of his life is on my profile has well.

Short Story | Updated Oct 10, 2010 | Reads: 65 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0

A Visit With Mrs. Lincoln

By corny1026

This is a sequel to to the short story "My Visit With Mr. Lincoln" I thought this one up a few days ago as well.

Short Story | Updated Oct 10, 2010 | Reads: 62 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

My Visit With Mr. Lincoln

By corny1026

this is just a thought that popped into my head while I was in bed a few nights ago. And so I put it to paper.

Short Story | Updated Oct 10, 2010 | Reads: 63 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0

Sorry peoples2

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: 1,513 | 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: 3,707 | 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: 82 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 0
Tags: y2k, end, of, the, world

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