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Happy Birthday Charles!

By Martyn K Jones  (booksie.com)

This is a four thousand demo first person piece that began life as the comic story 'Christmas in space'. I wanted to see what would happen if the concept could be applied to a birthday or other celebration instead. Essentially it's a tale about the conflict between two completely divergent...

Short Story | Updated Nov 27, 2014 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Science,Fiction,Sci-fi,Interstellar,Slowboat,Zeeps,Zombie,Peeps,Short,Story

A Brief Summary Of Fear

By Ruben S J Faam  (booksie.com)

A young mans fear of the dark accumulates to suffocating proportions, invading his mind, body and soul.

Short Story | Updated Nov 27, 2014 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Horror,Dark,Fiction,Short,Story,Fear

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The Hallowed Mountains

By Samst  (booksie.com)

It’s the year 2027. In Los Angeles, twenty-one-year-old Gemini Graham – daughter of the legendary Liam & Ceridwen Graham – has led The Resistance for the past five years; following her murdered parents footsteps closer than she knows. It was Gemini’s parents, after...

Novel | Updated Nov 27, 2014 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Science,Fiction,Action,Sexy,Women,Guns,Violence,Mystery,Detective,Organized,Crime,Mafia,Conspiracy,Theories,Satanic,Dystopia,Totalitarianism,Future,Love,Friendship

The Trail Of Deeds: Revenge And Supremacy

By Pjhensley  (booksie.com)

This is an excerpt from the in-progress novel "The Trail of Deeds: Revenge and Supremacy".

Novel | Updated Nov 26, 2014 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Wolf,Fantasy,Wolves,Fiction,Sci-fi,Adventure,Action,Teenfiction,Teen,Animal,Animals,Dog,Dogs,Pjhensley,Trail,Deed,Deeds

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"I Didn't Know What Happiness Was Until..."

By Shahwar Akram  (booksie.com)

" A woman who lives alone in her house and is waiting for him...."

Short Story | Updated Nov 25, 2014 | Reads: 14 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Lonely,Mystery,Struggle,Descriptive,Fiction,Amazing

They're Not My Girls

By Jesi  (booksie.com)

They're Not My Girls is Jesi's first short story. In They're Not My Girls, readers follow the narrator to the places she has never been before and interact with the people she has never met before. They're Not My Girls is an examination of the maybe and what those maybe's leave us with.

Short Story | Updated Nov 24, 2014 | Reads: 15 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Fiction,Travel,Europe,South,America,Desert,Possibilites,Lesbian,Maybe,Tomorrow,Women,Dreams,Options,Prose

Avery Queen

By One  (booksie.com)

This is the story of Avery Queen, who died, but left behind good. His life is split into two parts: His Life, and The Help.

Novel | Updated Nov 24, 2014 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Fiction,Narrative,Sad,Death,Legacy,Story

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Bad Endings

By David Bussell  (booksie.com)

A budding actress auditions for a snuff film. A divorcee signs up to a speed-dating séance. A has-been Justin Bieber auctions off body parts to make ends meet. A little girl brings her pet dictator to school. A skinned man goes for a deep tissue massage. Richard Branson takes to...

Book | Updated Nov 24, 2014 | Reads: 12 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Flash,Fiction,Bussell,Short,Horror,Dark,Halloween

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Tick-Tock Goes The Clock

By Princesselizabeth27  (booksie.com)

In a parallel world where love has been exploited as a weapon and whole countries are being destroyed, scientists have harnessed the power to find a perfect match for everyone in the world, your Soul Mate. They create Timers, a device that tells you the exact second you will meet your Soul Mate....

Novel | Updated Nov 24, 2014 | Reads: 11 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: Love,Romance,Teen,Fiction,Timers,Soul,Mates,Parallel,World

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The Strangest Of Fruit

By Maynard Corndel  (booksie.com)

Southern trees bare strange fruit, but by and large, it gets no stranger than this... Another exploratory opening. If you take the time to read, please drop a comment.

Short Story | Updated Nov 23, 2014 | Reads: 49 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Crime,Mystery,Opening,Tree,Oak,Fruit,Strange,Detective,Fiction,Murder,Short,Story,Horror,Scary

The Slaves

By Kimberly Adams  (booksie.com)

Slavery and child abuse are against the law, right? So why are Karen and several other orphans unpaid servants at a school? They also get punished for doing anything wrong. Will freedom ever come to these girls?

Short Story | Updated Nov 23, 2014 | Reads: 32 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Slaves,Slavery,School,Child,Abuse,Teenager,Teens,Fiction,Servants,Food,Injury

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Does The Needle Point West?

By Garrett Monroe  (booksie.com)

Historical economic research regarding the origin of prosperity in modern world economics, and how big history affects today's political economic state. This was an old college capstone project of mine that I found and enjoy. My professor said it was an incredibly intriguing research essay, but...

Essay | Updated Nov 23, 2014 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Why,Nations,Fail,Economics,World,History,College,Research,Essay,Guns,Germs,And,Steel,Historiography,Non,Fiction

garrett_monroe

The Pond Where His Brother Once Stood

By Garrett Monroe  (booksie.com)

The reader is thrust into a dialectic of ill humor, alcohol, and a dynamic tone that slowly reveals the truth of the situation at hand, ending after a series of flashbacks through the eyes of the protagonist's brother. I played around with alternating perspective and tense, and really tried to...

Short Story | Updated Nov 23, 2014 | Reads: 6 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Literary,Fiction,War,Death,Humor,Realism,Texas,Army,Family,Beer,Alcoholism,Adolescence,Growing,Up,Alternating,Tense

The Winter.

By Ankita Sirker  (booksie.com)

Winter is a season full of mystery. Lets take a cup of coffee and unleash its beauty and enigma.

Essay | Updated Nov 23, 2014 | Reads: 11 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Life,Fiction,Nature,Winter,Death,Rebirth

The Dark Veil

By Goods  (booksie.com)

Denny is a young man who can only tell people apart by mannerisms and voices is slowly falling apart. The only things that are keeping him together are his books and his art. He feels happy with this life but also saddened by it, it encapsulates him. Slowly but surely.

Novel | Updated Nov 22, 2014 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Fiction

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