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When The Battle Calms

By Kitalia Emme

The voice of a young page who has followed his knight to war. The battle is over for the day and the warriors are preparing their spirits for the trials of tomorrow.

Short Story | Updated Sep 30, 2014 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: war, knight, medieval, battle, song, fire

Into The Wheatfield by Colton

Into The Wheatfield

By Colton

A soldier, husband, father, and friend caught in the gore at Gettysburg.

Short Story | Updated Sep 30, 2014 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: war, love, battle, fight, family

Finding Closure

By Kitalia Emme

Set in the 1940's, a young police detective is struggling to overcome the loss of the man who was her mentor, advocate, and partner. Perhaps a gentle reminder that she is not alone will help her to accept his passing.

Short Story | Updated Sep 27, 2014 | Reads: 12 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0

The Feelgood Calendar by Chris Green

The Feelgood Calendar

By Chris Green

Time for a change

Short Story | Updated Sep 19, 2014 | Reads: 18 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: speculative, fiction, historical, fiction, unreliable, narrator


By Jlsc

How the seasons came to be on Earth.

Short Story | Updated Sep 17, 2014 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1

Sven Of Halmstad by Chris Green

Sven Of Halmstad

By Chris Green

Chrurch attendance has been dropping for years. The General Synod come up with a radical idea to bring people back into the fold.

Short Story | Updated Sep 13, 2014 | Reads: 22 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2


By Normalwriter

A man in a café writes a letter to his sister. That letter contains his story, his journey through life and how he got to where he was. And why he's about to do die that day.

Short Story | Updated Sep 12, 2014 | Reads: 23 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: palestine, historical, fiction, reflection, short, story, emotional, different, surprising, family

The Sky Was Black

By Cassidy Small

This is a very short story I wrote about 9/11

Short Story | Updated Sep 11, 2014 | Reads: 51 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: 9/11, twin, towers, smoke, plane, d.c.

Release by Nossida Eor


By Nossida Eor

Marcel Lafayette is a french foot soldier during WWI. This piece of work follows the his thoughts during an assault by German forces.

Short Story | Updated Sep 11, 2014 | Reads: 25 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: wwi, war, death

The Shelter

By Matthew Bissonnette

During the sixties, a couple with a broken marriage are forced to be in a bomb shelter together.

Short Story | Updated Sep 10, 2014 | Reads: 20 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: the, shelter, matthew, bissonnette, bomb, nuclear, war, cuba, america, fifties, sixties, cold, war

Gone, But Never Forgotten

By ammit49

This short story is about two people becoming friends, despite their differences. Although this kind of friendship has consequences.

Short Story | Updated Sep 9, 2014 | Reads: 46 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: racism

Path To Greatness, A Story Of America by Rubberlovestick

Path To Greatness, A Story Of America

By Rubberlovestick

A short story about the greatest country that ever was, America motherfucker

Short Story | Updated Sep 7, 2014 | Reads: 30 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: america

Medieval Era Apocolypse

By anti666

Set in medieval times, this is the apocalypse that actually happened. (UNFINISHED)!!!!!!!!!

Short Story | Updated Aug 22, 2014 | Reads: 15 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: medieval, era

Bravest Of The Brave by David Cook

Bravest Of The Brave

By David Cook

A short story about Marshal Ney, evening of the Battle of Waterloo, June 18th 1815.

Short Story | Updated Aug 18, 2014 | Reads: 113 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: napoleonic-wars, fiction, historical-fiction, war, military

On The Origin Of On The Origin Of Species by Chris Green

On The Origin Of On The Origin Of Species

By Chris Green

A new account of the Darwin myth: What if there were no barnacles,there were no finches and there were no pigeons? What if they were all made up?

Short Story | Updated Aug 18, 2014 | Reads: 62 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 3
Tags: mystery, alternative, history

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