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His Pride

By Christinat

"Lock her up. I don't want such filth to be seen in front of the guests." She was found, frisking with Dalton, behind the greenhouse. Such behaviour, of a lady of her position, her background was unacceptable. Tongues were wagging, gossip was being spread. The only reason was to let his other da...

Short Story | Updated Apr 28, 2010 | Reads: 53 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: short, story

Turning Era by Eyes Of Life

Turning Era

By Eyes Of Life

I will be working more on this, as it was for a class I have, and did not have the time to fully work it to my likings. The story is of the Armenian Genocide, and follows a boy through his life during the time of the Genocide.

Short Story | Updated Apr 25, 2010 | Reads: 51 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: armenian, genocide, guns, life, realism, truth, empire, survive

A Birds Eye View

By ender411

Two blackbirds are perched and watching Brutus and Anthony give their speeches after the assassination of Julius Caesar. The birds are commenting.

Short Story | Updated Apr 24, 2010 | Reads: 75 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 12

The Holocaust Mashup

By Corndawg

I would call this a PG 13 kind of thing, but meh. This is a short story I did for my English class. It required me to add in all my 'vocabulary words'. I enjoyed writing it, so I decided to post it up. Note: I forget the translations of the foreign languages, but all translations are done using a...

Short Story | Updated Apr 23, 2010 | Reads: 109 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: holocaust, story, english, school, class, evil, vocabulary

The Eagle's Landing

By Hirschmann

Short introduction into the world of Roman Fiction based in part on fact.

Short Story | Updated Apr 22, 2010 | Reads: 50 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

Path Of The Samurai  by Matthew Bissonnette

Path Of The Samurai

By Matthew Bissonnette

My short story is about the life of Kusunoki Mishima, a man who was born towards the end of feudal japan and became a great Samurai.

Short Story | Updated Apr 20, 2010 | Reads: 349 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: short, story, historical, fiction, samurai, ninja, japan, feudal, action

Shirah's Story (Holocaust Theme) Should I Continue?

By Alyson Alive

Please tell me if I should continue this. I have never, in my life, written a story. Thank you!

Short Story | Updated Apr 17, 2010 | Reads: 146 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 0

Aboard The Middle Passage by 777baruch hashem777

Aboard The Middle Passage

By 777baruch hashem777

So were learning about the slave trade and "The Middle Passage" (a slave trade route in the Atlantic around the 1500's to the 1900's I believe) in World History, and I was inspired to write this one, a very very short story about a person who was taken from their home land and forced to be a slave.

Short Story | Updated Apr 14, 2010 | Reads: 178 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: middle, passage, slave, sad, history, africa, irking

Rose Hall Plantation  by Claire Raine Valek

Rose Hall Plantation

By Claire Raine Valek

A last surviving slave of the sugar caine factory tells an interviewer his story and his experince as a working slave. (more to come)

Short Story | Updated Apr 14, 2010 | Reads: 411 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: voodoo, rosehallplantation, slaves, hiostoricalfiction

Cloud Men by Famouspsychologist

Cloud Men

By Famouspsychologist

“The first fall of snow is not only an event, it is a magical event” - Anonymous

Short Story | Updated Apr 14, 2010 | Reads: 76 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: snow, holocaust, life

The Boy And The WWII Tunnel  by chaz01

The Boy And The WWII Tunnel

By chaz01

It became wider and wider until it was wide enough for an adult. He didn't know what was happening this being only 10 years old but it was a WWII hideout tunnel it must have been a small tunnel entrance. In the war people used to hide underground.

Short Story | Updated Apr 8, 2010 | Reads: 160 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: strange, historic, listentobohemiunrapsodybyqueen

USS Arizona

By Myheart

this is about a memorial of USS Arizona and meeting my fiancee there. NOT true story hehe

Short Story | Updated Apr 7, 2010 | Reads: 130 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: uss, arizona, love, wedding, history, soldiers

Things I Remember  by Claire Raine Valek

Things I Remember

By Claire Raine Valek

(Coming soon)

Short Story | Updated Mar 29, 2010 | Reads: 105 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: cousin, wisconsin, memoir

Nine-Eleven

By tyr3n

It about the story of a girl who went though the atack

Short Story | Updated Mar 26, 2010 | Reads: 39 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

A Glimpse Of Blue  by Violeteuphoria

A Glimpse Of Blue

By Violeteuphoria

This is a piece that i did for a class at school. It is about the 9/11 attack on the World Trade Centre, but from the point of view of the tower itself. I realise I have taken some liberty with the event, so I hope it doesn't offend anyone.

Short Story | Updated Mar 20, 2010 | Reads: 82 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: memoir, fiction, world, events


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