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Random First Lines:ANURAGI BAL RAMAYAN is a unique creation in modern Hindi literature. It has been written by The great poet Ramavatar Anuragi. It has more than... » Read
By Casey King
Local legend has it that there's something sinister lurking about the ruins of Old Lystra Church. A youth named Porter has been challenged to conjure it as a rite of passage to prove his maturity to his older brother and friends. But some legends should remain fiction...
Short Story | Updated Sep 21, 2015 | Reads: 56 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 2
Mia and Timothy both share a common bond even though only one of them is aware of it. A centuries old evil is coming their way to take possession of what they think they are entitled to. Will the guardians be able to protect them both and banish the evil or will the evil finally prevail.
By Evan Musto
Urban folklore about the devil.
By Martin Morana
A brief overview both historical and actual of the pyrotechnic passion of the Maltese for firework displays.
By Thomas Pike
Hello guys and welcome to the starting line of a project that I am looking out to my fellow writers for some insight. Here you will be able to see the lineup of the chapters I have concluded to be in my new book & to leave messages for future chapters in the book by letting me know an urban...
Serenity just wants to find a good, wealthy husband to take care of her. Instead, she finds herself prisoner of an immortal man in a world far different from her own. Serenity makes choices that affect the future of this strange world. In the end, she unknowingly helps to create a prophecy that...
Edin is a simple man. He follows the rules put forth by the gods of Ilmarinen. When he meets a mysterious woman, Edin begins to make choices that affect the future of his world. He unknowingly helps to create a prophecy that will change everything. It is the beginning of the end.
"Edin" is a...
Altana Burrows has always been special.
Sheâ€™s smart, talented, and quick to learn. She also has a secret, and whenever she tries to tell anyone about itâ€”her friends, her family, the school psychiatristâ€”they accuse her of letting her imagination run away with her. They...
Book | Updated Jun 11, 2015 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
By George Greene
The story of how Paul Bunyan solved the problem of Nuclear Waste and fixed Global Warming at the same time.
If you had a wish, what would it be?
Short Story | Updated Mar 3, 2015 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
About a girl who finds out of her real father that she is an Imaginus. she finds out that she has the fate of their race and the world in her hands and the only person to accompany her on the way is her horse which she soon finds out that is no ordinary horse but the only white Unisus(a horse...
By D A Draven
Urban legends are stories that we all believe that could exist, but is there any proof to back them up?
Personally, I believe in them, and I welcome you to a colaboration novel with fellow Booksie writers in an reimagining of popular urban legends, and some new legends that are made exclusively...
Who's afraid of the Big Bad Wolf?
The Hoods are a long bloodline of Red Wardens.
They're are sworn to protect the Western Woods, the home of the infamous Jack Frost.
But somewhere along the line, the dedication faded, Jack Frost became nothing more than a bedtime story, and darkness slowly...
Novel | Updated Oct 23, 2014 | Reads: 22 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
A story excerpted from:
The Uncommon Sense of the Immortal Mullah Nasruddin:
Stories, jests, and donkey tales of the beloved Persian folk hero
Â©2011 by Ron J. Suresha
Lethe Press, 2011
See more excerpted stories at: http://www.mullahnasruddin.com
Book | Updated Oct 2, 2014 | Reads: 27 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Category: Action, Adventure, Legends & Folk Tales, Fantasy, Paranormal, Romance
When Raki travels with her clan for their annual visit to the Homeland, she has no idea it would be the last time. An evil lurks in wait, seeking more than just death!
In her pursuit of the ancient...