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A Stolen Locomotive

By Michael Sullivan  (booksie.com)

A group of railroad workers and friends decide to steal a steam locomotive and hide it, in order to save it from the scrappers torch.

Short Story | Updated Jan 27, 2014 | Reads: 51 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Trains,Steam,Locomotive,Texas,History,Historical,Engine,Railroad,Katy,Stolen,Steal,Pacific,Museum

lakinwooliver

The Collector

By Lakinwooliver  (booksie.com)

This is a short story that I entered into a contest a few months ago. The topic was

Short Story | Updated Nov 23, 2013 | Reads: 39 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 3
Tags: Fantasy,Bones,Teeth,Underground,Railroad,Paranormal,Death,Graves

Railtrain Horns Scatter

By Matthew Carr  (booksie.com)

haiku

Poetry | Updated Nov 17, 2013 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Haiku,Railroad,Train,Birds,Evergreens

The Girl And The Train

By Silentwords  (booksie.com)

Life. Unrequited love. The path we all walk on as individuals. Trying to catch the next train to achieve our most wanted goals. But sometimes, we can't always get what we want. For my beloved sisters. Feedback is appreciated, thanks for reading! :) I suggest listening to a melancholic song for...

Poetry | Updated Sep 27, 2013 | Reads: 23 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: The,Girl,And,Train,Poem,Poetry,Sad,Life,Path,Alone,Gloomy,Melancholic,Unrequited,Love,Achievable,Goals,Dreams,Wants,Sisters,Railroad

Sweet Tea

By Thomasc  (booksie.com)

A young boy remembers Jackson at Jackson's funeral and the stories he would tell.

Short Story | Updated Aug 21, 2013 | Reads: 15 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Railroad,Ghost,Death,Black,African,American

Counterparts

By Thomasc  (booksie.com)

Jeremy has a conversation with his counterpart. Have you spoken with your's recently?

Short Story | Updated Aug 19, 2013 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: Teen,Suicide,Railroad,Ghost

We Are Walking In The Light

By Alena Adams  (booksie.com)

Thoughts on universal energy, human energy, human biofield, time, our connection to the Universe and God.

Book | Updated Jan 8, 2013 | Reads: 13 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: “Here,Vigour,Failed,The,Lofty,Fantasy: But,Now,Was,Turning,My,Desire,And,Will, Even,As,A,Wheel,That,Equally,Is

From This Darkness

By Cam8510  (booksie.com)

This story takes place in Grant County, Indiana in the 1840s. The Underground Railroad transporting slaves from the southern states ran through this area and many local Quaker and non Quaker folks sacrificed their own safety to help the runaway slaves. The names and places in my story are...

Short Story | Updated Jan 2, 2013 | Reads: 16 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Underground,Railroad,UGRR,Runaway,Slaves,Grant,County,Indiana,Shugart,House,Levy,Coffin

chrysta

Heavy Hardness

By Chrysta  (booksie.com)

My impression of what throwing yourself in front of a train would be like.

Poetry | Updated Dec 17, 2012 | Reads: 15 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 4
Tags: Train,Heavy,Hard,Cold,Soft,Silent,White,Suicide,Railroad,Tracks,Paper.

angel_plant

At The Railroad Station

By Angel Plant  (booksie.com)

I was waiting at the railroad station. I spoted a lonely man.

Poetry | Updated Nov 12, 2012 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Station,Railroad,Man,Helped,Walked,Money,Prayed,Heard,Down,Train

The Temp Assignment

By Liilian  (booksie.com)

A temporary job turns into a life-changer

Short Story | Updated Dec 3, 2011 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Train,Railroad,Cruise

beethoven14

Railroad To The Past

By Beethoven14  (booksie.com)

Anje was a sophomore in a high school in California. She was heartbroken after her senior boyfriend, Martin, broke up with her on his graduation day. Time passed and she graduated herself. In college, she started dating Nick, Martin's best friend. Martin has been silent while he was in NYU and...

Book | Updated Sep 1, 2010 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Romance,Railroad,Past,Anje,Martin,Nick,Juniper

twilightandsoftballfan15

Screams Covered By Booms

By Twilightandsoftballfan15  (booksie.com)

13 year old Kyle Long and his family were celebrating the Forth of July party as they went to the town firework show. They got their early as Kyle ran off with his friends and never returned. No one could hear him scream, because of the fireworks in the back round that were just set off. It...

Novel | Updated Aug 14, 2010 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 2
Tags: Horror,Murder,Gun,Firework,Mystery,Killing,Railroad,Dead

charlotte_frances

Slave Trade

By Charlotte Frances  (booksie.com)

A short story about a young slave who was up for auction. I worte this for school so it is not amazing.

Short Story | Updated Feb 17, 2010 | Reads: 396 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: Slave-trade,Undergorund,Railroad

aleksander_azrael

At The End Of A Railroad Track

By Aleksander Azrael  (booksie.com)

Sometimes we don't know what to do with our lives. Sometimes the only thing we can do is follow that track.

Poetry | Updated Mar 13, 2008 | Reads: 161 | Comments: 5 | Likes: 6
Tags: Train,Railroad,Salvation,Life

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