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Is ISIS Our Sauron?

By Elias Holmquist  (booksie.com)

Have you ever wondered why 'The Lord of the Rings' is such a powerful tale? Well, here's only one of the reasons; we can better understand our situation with ISIS by comparing reality to this fantasy story.

Article | Updated Nov 26, 2015 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Fantasy,Editorial,Opinion,Isis,Comparison,Sauron,Gandalf,Saruman,Rohawn,Gondor,Middle,Earth,America,France


The Consequence

By Jeff Bezaire  (booksie.com)

We must live with our decisions.

Poetry | Updated Nov 23, 2015 | Reads: 11 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Earth,Action,Reaction,Consequence,Fear,End,Death,Cower,Existence


The Wyrd Sisters - The Dirty Pair

By Ted Gerard  (booksie.com)

One is None and All is One and nothing is fair in Delirium.

Short Story | Updated Nov 5, 2015 | Reads: 132 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Love,Romance,Death,Life,&,Pain,Fantasy,Sad,Hate,Hurt,Science,Fiction,Horror,Hope,Family,Friendship,Friends,Dark,Depression

Jim Ember: Forces Of Nature

By Benjaminfenty  (booksie.com)

This is the sequel to Jim Ember: Master of Fire (originally posted on Facebook on 3/30/13); it's a little better, but not by much.

Short Story | Updated Nov 2, 2015 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Action,Bad,Writing,Fire,Water,Earth,Thunder,Lightning



By Violette Angel  (booksie.com)

Up, up, up above our Earth’s sky, there are five lands invisible to us floating with living creatures. One land above the continent of Asia and Europe. Another right on top of Africa. The third one above both North and South America together (Aerisia), and the fourth one above all the...

Novel | Updated Oct 20, 2015 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Fantasy,Powers,Evil,Good,Light,Elements,Fire,Water,Air,Earth,Love,Tears

Becoming A Minion

By Wilber Arron  (booksie.com)

In my last story on Future Earth, I have always wondered how the great dictatorial powers were able to staff their government if they were so evil. I don’t like to think everyone else in society was that evil. Here is my take on how to become a minion for the government.

Short Story | Updated Oct 19, 2015 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Future,Earth,Dystopian,Bureaucrat

Outside Going In

By Wilber Arron  (booksie.com)

In the third story, the PPP over extended itself and fell apart. It was replaced by a more democratic Human League. Man expanded into the star with the ND drive. As more planets came into the League, it too became more fragmented and a new government, the All Peoples Party took over. At first...

Short Story | Updated Oct 18, 2015 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Future,Earth,Dystopian,Offer,You,Can't,Refuse

The Recluctant Hero

By Wilber Arron  (booksie.com)

Go ahead a hundred years. The APP is still in charge and still directing mankind. Now man has found a new race of beings. They too have an overbearing uber-control government. Naturally the first thing they do is try to slit each other’s throats. He is another story of a disaffect person...

Short Story | Updated Oct 18, 2015 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Future,Earth,Dsytopian,Revenge

Collateral Damage

By Wilber Arron  (booksie.com)

The second stories takes place after the collapse and the rebuilding on the human race. After rebuilding man moves his production facilities off Earth. Advances in fusion allow for reasonable travel time to the outer solar system. The PPP has now become a police state and as we all know,...

Short Story | Updated Oct 17, 2015 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Future,Earth,Dystopian,Revenge

A Decent Human Being

By Wilber Arron  (booksie.com)

This is a series of five short stories on how I see the future of Earth. The first takes place in the latter part of this century as our current planet and society slip into chaos. It also shows us the fate of most of the decent human beings that are alive will suffer.

Short Story | Updated Oct 17, 2015 | Reads: 13 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Future,Earth,Dystopian,Investigation

I Am The Son Of Osiris

By Ted Gerard  (booksie.com)

Me... (Unfinished)

Poetry | Updated Oct 14, 2015 | Reads: 91 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Love,Romance,Death,Life,Pain,Fantasy,Sad,Hate,Hurt,Fiction,Horror,Hope,Family,Friendship,Friends,Dark,Depression,Heart,War



By Joe Kent Roberts  (booksie.com)

My Publisher forgot to include this Utopia, Texas Chapter in Talkin' Texan and I didn't notice the Utopia Chapter was Missing until After Talkin' Texan was Published.Is Utopia, Texas really Heaven on Earth?

Short Story | Updated Oct 13, 2015 | Reads: 14 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Utopia,Heaven,On,Earth,Beautiful,Valley


The Path Of The Warrior

By Ted Gerard  (booksie.com)

There is only one true path...

Poetry | Updated Oct 7, 2015 | Reads: 180 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 0
Tags: Love,Romance,Death,Life,Pain,Fantasy,Sad,Hate,Hurt,Fiction,Horror,Hope,Family,Friendship,Friends,Dark,Depression,Heart,War

The Angels Told Me One Day

By Monsterisenergy  (booksie.com)

Later to be done.

Poetry | Updated Oct 4, 2015 | Reads: 29 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Sad,Down,Angels,Demons,Happy,Heaven,Love,Joy,People,Life,Earth,World,Death,Alive


Catch Me

By Julila  (booksie.com)

when the world became a ruined wasteland, Humanity fled underground, digging warrens deep beneath the earths surface and simply surviving. Wynona, a native american teenager deep within the catacombs of the underground world looks back on friendship and the last day of her life. - a story I...

Short Story | Updated Oct 4, 2015 | Reads: 51 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Distopia,Love,Family,Fantasy,Wynona,Marjani,Underground,Earth,Promises,Catch,Me,Hope,Tomorrow,Angst,Sad,Reflections,Native,American,Racism,Darkness

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