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By Hansaiyan  (booksie.com)

The poem metaphorically explores what humanity is doing in the 21st century. It is my take on the modern age. The cat is open to interpretation. I like to think it is able to absorb different meanings dependant on people's beliefs.

Poetry | Updated Jul 30, 2015 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Modern,Humanity,Scenery

xanros

Vampire (Working Title)

By Xanros  (booksie.com)

Centuries ago, Marcas made a choice and sacrificed his humanity. Now, centuries later in 21st-century America, he is attempting to regain a little of what he has lost. Marcas' route may not be the best though, after all, getting a job as a cashier at a supermarket is hardly the average person's...

Novel | Updated Jul 13, 2015 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Supernatural,Modern,Life,Vampire,Episodic,Fantasy,Fiction

THOROUGHLY MODERN TOMMY

By Tom Neath  (booksie.com)

A Two Act Play By Thomas Neath Copyright©2014 A black comedy that centres on charming world war one soldier Harry Brown who while under attack in Flanders, is gunned down only to awaken in present day London! He is stumbled upon by the egotistical Luisa Heartman who takes him to her home to...

Novel | Updated Jul 2, 2015 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: War,Time,Travel,Modern,Day,Tommy,Soldier,Love

itilladorn

The Terrible Bottle Of Ketchup

By Itilladorn  (booksie.com)

The modern technologies is not always safe for us. This is dramatical story about how ordinary bottle of ketchup has scared my mom.

Short Story | Updated Jun 21, 2015 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Ketchup,Modern,World,Scary,Real,Horror,Story

A Career

By Bert Broomberg  (booksie.com)

Poem about thinking that having a career is more important than having a real life.

Poetry | Updated Jun 21, 2015 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 2
Tags: Poetry,Social,Crticism,Modern,Life,Values

Myth Legacy Beta

By Dean Emerson  (booksie.com)

This is an unused chapter from an earlier version of Myth Legacy, which has since been replaced. However I wanted to share this version with certain other up-and-coming writers, so here we are. Risty is not completely human, but she acts the part well enough...

Book | Updated Jun 14, 2015 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Sci,Fi,Modern,Fantasy,Artificial,Lifeform,Phoenix,Hunter,Myth,Legacy

The Cursed Jade

By Kaito Shiba  (booksie.com)

A poor farmer in Jiangning, China discovers a stunning piece of jade. He makes plans to sell it, but the city jewelry dealer has other plans... Loosely based off of novella The Pearl.

Short Story | Updated Jun 9, 2015 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Sad,Story,Emotional,Tragedy,Deception,Modern,Day Loss

Sergeant Major John

By Jake1003  (booksie.com)

this is a story made to resemble the hubris character .making it into a more modern situation

Short Story | Updated May 25, 2015 | Reads: 50 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Hubris,Modern,Day,Conflict,Comparison

classy_harlot

Bubble: Act I

By Classy Harlot  (booksie.com)

A story of a relationship, split into three distinct acts, each showing a crucial time of when the relationship grew.

Short Story | Updated May 24, 2015 | Reads: 15 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Romance,Friendship,Relationship,Nature,Youth,Young,Love,Evolve,Change,Life,Heartfelt,Real,Sorrow,Tragedy,Drama,Broken,Modern

Should We Amend The Bible?

By Michaels76  (booksie.com)

A personal voyage that I took when examining the Old Testament and the New Testament and whether they related to modern times. Should it be amended as the Constitution is amended, should we reinterpret some verses to conform to modern day thinking and more.

Essay | Updated May 5, 2015 | Reads: 13 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 3
Tags: Bible,God,New,Testament,Old,Science,Religion,Physics,Constitution,Modern,Medicine,Gay,Lesbian,Same,Sex,Marriage,Church,Angels,Jim,Jones

copernicuslyrun

Generic Warning

By Copernicuslyrun  (booksie.com)

The Story of Scott Heiland.

Novel | Updated Apr 30, 2015 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Science,Fiction,Modern,Humor,One,Chapter,Progress

orangewishes

Attention

By Orangewishes  (booksie.com)

When you grow up in a small town, you know all too well how important you feel when someone gives you the light of day. Maybe I went too far trying to feel loved and appreciated. I wonder how I still had faith after everything. After I disappointed myself, lost my innocence, lost my virginity....

Novel | Updated Apr 27, 2015 | Reads: 42 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Romance,Erotic,Teen,Love,Attention,Media,Modern

Nowhere To Hide

By Jeffdorling  (booksie.com)

A story that questions the benefits of social media in our society.

Short Story | Updated Mar 18, 2015 | Reads: 91 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Crime,Drama,Modern,Social,Media,Dark,Suicide

Buddha In Tahrir: A Story

By Pakinamamer  (booksie.com)

Before he became the Buddha, Siddharta was clinically depressed.

Novel | Updated Mar 8, 2015 | Reads: 18 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Buddha,Depression,Egypt,Tahrir,Fantasy,Mystery,Adventure,Spiritual,Journey,Middleeast,Drama,Cairo,Dreams,Visions,Gods,Deities,Modern,China,Marriage,Infidelity

Priorities

By E T Counts  (booksie.com)

Wonder what life's really like for the calm, patient and understanding middle aged teacher? Well this satire may shock, amuse and, above all, reveal the truth about the profession...

Short Story | Updated Feb 17, 2015 | Reads: 71 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 2
Tags: Humorous,Crime,Satire,Of,Modern,Day,Secondary,School,Teaching,Short,Story

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