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Winter 1944: Private Keenan leaves his hometown to escape a terrible tragedy. Now a reluctant young soldier, Keenan finds something mysterious and terrible on the battlefield... or rather something find him.
This is the story of a young man who graduates from high school and joins the U.S. Army during WW II. He is shipped across the Atlantic to England for training and then off to a battle in Africa in which he has to lead a squad of men into a German stronghold to take it.
Short Story | Updated Jan 21, 2015 | Reads: 51 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Today we were gathered at the War Memorial in a hamlet called Kappel, which belongs to Freiburg, for it's Volkstrauertag, the day the people of Germany think and pray for the sons of Kappel (and other hamlets, town and cities) who fell in the two Great Wars. The World War I was fought 100 years...
I HOPE I'LL SEE HER AGAIN
Poetry | Updated Sep 19, 2014 | Reads: 11 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
By Jessica Wren
A soldier is rewarded generously for avenging the death of a young POW.
This is the prequel to my novella, Ice Cold, coming soon,
Short Story | Updated Jun 18, 2014 | Reads: 14 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 3
By Te Maldo
A Change of Heart â€“ See what happens when an Israeli assassin is sent back in time to exterminate a young Adolf Hitler and all of a sudden makes a choice that forever alters his peopleâ€™s horrid past.
My father has a deep hatred for the Japanese for their genocide at Nanjing and their of occupation Taiwan in World War II. My fatherâ€™s fatherâ€™s father, a mainland Chinese, he died from blows of a Japaneseâ€™s boots to his head. Kicked to death. His greater hatred comes from...
why think when life could be so simple (hatredisky_ii_contest)
By Onurb Anocoi
A good book should always be read twice - or more often if necessary. Books are living breathing creatures and they always have something more to tell you.
Book Review | Updated Mar 11, 2014 | Reads: 11 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Hello, this is my first contest and I was hoping a lot of people could join or participate. This contest is for ideas and Inspiration. This will help beginner writers become more advanced and already advanced writers to keep writing. This contest will express how you write and best of all, you...
Contests | Updated Mar 6, 2014 | Reads: 34 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
By Daemon Micks
As the Second Infantry Division moves into France from Normandy, a small detachment begins to clear the buildings in the French countryside. In a small, forgotten village they stumble upon a church, desecrated by the Nazi's and now abandoned. Inside they discover a group of hooded about to...
By Cindy Readnower
Would you be the same person if you suddenly found out that your familyâ€™s entire story was a lie? Would you question everything you experienced, all that you were taught and arrive at the conclusion that your whole world is now spinning in a different direction? A chance Internet search...
This work is a written out story of the plot of Dream Theater's music album, "Metropolis pt. II: Scenes from a Memory."
As the Guild King longs for a hard fought peace, his enemies strive to bring unrest to the delicate power balance in the kingdom. All the while, the Prophets desperately seek to silence the increasingly popular voices questioning their connection to the Divines as the Kingâ€™s number one...
Letter to Horace in the US military, from his step father from back home.
Miscellaneous | Updated Jun 15, 2013 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0