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Who Grandma Sister?

By Gerireuber

grandma sister is famous

Short Story | Updated May 20, 2015 | Reads: 12 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1

Generation Rome: The Few And The Brave

By Johncassidy

In August 2011, a Reddit user The_Quiet_Earth submitted a question to the sites 'Ask Reddit' section: "Could I destroy the entire Roman Empire during the reign of Augustus if I traveled back in time with a modern U.S. Marine infantry battalion or MEU?" This is my response. (now available at Kic...

Short Story | Updated May 18, 2015 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: ancient, rome, roman, marines, military, history, science, fiction

Never Let Me Go by Sakura Hana

Never Let Me Go

By Sakura Hana

A short story based off the Florence+Machine's son- Never Let me go. This is about a girl's confession and how she saves the one's she loves in her own way...

Short Story | Updated May 16, 2015 | Reads: 26 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: 1800s, historical, suicide, florence+machines, drowning, sad, story

The Thrill by Whiskey Charlie

The Thrill

By Whiskey Charlie

An enlightened Taoist might ponder the relative value of the destination versus the journey to reach it.

Short Story | Updated May 13, 2015 | Reads: 28 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2

June 6th 1944: D-Day?

By Michael Csiti

Imagine a different turn of events on the Day known historically as D-Day...

Short Story | Updated May 11, 2015 | Reads: 48 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1

King Edward VIII: Dictator Of England

By Michael Csiti

What if King Edward VIII had not abdicated from his throne in England in 1936?

Short Story | Updated May 11, 2015 | Reads: 24 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

Badu Of The Sind by Whiskey Charlie

Badu Of The Sind

By Whiskey Charlie

It had to start somewhere.

Short Story | Updated May 10, 2015 | Reads: 19 | Comments: 4 | Likes: 2

December 7th: Almost Infamy

By Michael Csiti

The Japanese Imperial Fleet is steaming towards Pearl Harbor, Hawaii with 183 aircraft on board.

Short Story | Updated May 9, 2015 | Reads: 28 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

Meaningful Conversations

By Triforcethedemon

A little thing I wrote up. It takes place in 1974.

Short Story | Updated May 9, 2015 | Reads: 18 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 0

9/11 Averted by Claire Violet Thorpe

9/11 Averted

By Claire Violet Thorpe

Three cousins named Logan Dara, Dicky Michaelson, and Andrea Elan were killed on September 11, 2001 at the same time that the attacks on the World Trade Center occurred. But what if they somehow found a way to prevent their own deaths and the greatest tragedy that the United States experienced?

Short Story | Updated Apr 29, 2015 | Reads: 78 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: alternative, history, drama, september, 11, 2001, world, trade, center

Revolution by Angiej

Revolution

By Angiej

A young woman lives during the harsh years and her husband is drafted.

Short Story | Updated Apr 22, 2015 | Reads: 85 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: (historical, fiction), (love, story), (short, story), (revolution), (war)

The Station Hotel

By Jerry Atric

The story of a once great hotel and some of it's guests and visitors

Short Story | Updated Apr 19, 2015 | Reads: 52 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1

Potions, Power And Prejudice  by Ciara Greening

Potions, Power And Prejudice

By Ciara Greening

Stuck in a male domineering 16th century England full of witchcraft and superstition, Agnes of Suffolk, daughter of the wealthy Duke of Suffolk, seeks more than her cold father's neglect. Given the chance, she would betray her father, introduce herself in to the dark magic of witchcraft, and send...

Short Story | Updated Apr 17, 2015 | Reads: 57 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: history, medieval, king, queen, fiction

Diary Of The World

By Liamxavier

A man recounts the time that on his way to The Creole Festival in Dominica he came across a diary written by a slave that changed his view on certain things.

Short Story | Updated Apr 8, 2015 | Reads: 69 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: dominica, carribean, historical, fiction, transatlantic, slave, trade, slavery, revolution, race, inequality, romance, strength

Bobby's Coal Run

By Lailoken

Young Bobby is sent out to fetch coal, just as a German bombing raid begins.

Short Story | Updated Apr 7, 2015 | Reads: 66 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: war, bombing, portsmouth


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