Random First Lines:A feature story on the annual National Cherry Blossom Festival in Washington D.C. » Read

Welcome Visitor: Login to the siteJoin the site

Tags

austin_browning

October In My Mind

By Austin Browning  (booksie.com)

A man's final walk to darker places.

Short Story | Updated Jun 16, 2015 | Reads: 39 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Horror,Romance,Love,Revenge,Hate,Dark,Romanticism

bgdavies

Some Shape Of Beauty

By Bgdavies  (booksie.com)

After three years of anticipation, Richard finally shares a brief intimate and passionate encounter with Nika, a mysterious and timeless Latvian beauty. This is a love scene from my forthcoming full length novel that explores the mythical and transcendent nature of love and the creative forces...

Short Story | Updated Jun 7, 2015 | Reads: 71 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Romance,Heartbreak,Affair,Literature,Romanticism,Keats,Toronto

Killer's Judgment

By Hydra  (booksie.com)

Gothic literature short story where a group of assassins are given a mission to assassinate a target, but something goes wrong... very wrong.

Short Story | Updated Apr 14, 2015 | Reads: 21 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Gothic,Literature,Killers,Judgment,Assassination,Romanticism,Death,Despair,Love,Romance

indragon

Satara

By Indragon  (booksie.com)

Memories of backpacking in the Kaas plateau and Sahyadri hills.

Poetry | Updated Feb 19, 2015 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Satara,Maharashtra,India,Nature,Travel,Camping,Hiking,Sahyadri,Mountains,Romanticism,Surrealism,Sun

oneiricideals

An Oneiric Reality

By Oneiricideals  (booksie.com)

This is a short piece of writing I had to do for some English coursework; it's about a man disillusioned with reality, who suffers an internal conflict of endeavoring to find peace of mind. It's rather Gothic in a sense, and is essentially the result of me experimenting with a different style of...

Miscellaneous | Updated Jan 20, 2015 | Reads: 15 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Gothic,Romanticism,Passion,Love,Short,Story,Dreams,Subconscious,Reality,Ones,Lost,Heartbroken,Poor,Soul,Angelic

postmodernborderline

Nurture

By Postmodernborderline  (booksie.com)

A few musings thus here are displayed, some mystery lays dormant and actively inactive there, and here and where...

Book | Updated Jul 13, 2014 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Mental,Illness,Psychology,Surrealism,Romanticism,Art,Short,Story

aayush011

Cigarettes And Love

By Aayush011  (booksie.com)

A Oscar Wilde-styled romance lover's observations during a very ordinary, unromantic walk and an interesting encounter with a beautiful woman. The idea was to create a movie like effect. All kinds of helpful reviews are welcome!

Short Story | Updated Jun 1, 2014 | Reads: 52 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Cigarettes,Love,Oscar,Wilde,Romanticism

jacemarcusschmidt

Black Out

By Jacemarcusschmidt  (booksie.com)

it's a romantic poem about the night. selene is the greek goddess of the moon so I hope you enjoy it.

Poetry | Updated May 16, 2014 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Romanticism,Night

tollofthebelle

Sonnet Of Twin Melodies

By Tollofthebelle  (booksie.com)

A Sonnet inspired by the Song Trilogy

Poetry | Updated Apr 2, 2014 | Reads: 18 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 3
Tags: Vocaloid,Synchronicity,Sonnet,Poem,Sad,Love,Romanticism,Twin,Twins,Heart,Rain,Lullaby,Requiem,Ode,Light,Dark,Lightness,Darkness,Yin,Yang

indragon

The Window On The West

By Indragon  (booksie.com)

To your right lies all that you wish to escape from. To your left lies the gateway to your dreams. Yet all you can do is watch the days go by, beautiful though they may be. Hope, humanity, and life in general.

Short Story | Updated Nov 30, 2013 | Reads: 28 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Window,West,Stream,Of,Consciousness,Universe,Poetry,Death,Short,Hope,Literary,Fiction,Fantasy,Modernism,Modernist,Science,Dreams,Humanity,Zeitgeist,Existentialism

The Cleansing: Purging Soulless Humans On Family At A Time

By Winter Frost  (booksie.com)

A man By the name of carter Jones, has been supposedly been sent a vision from the above to cleanse the earth of sinners destined for hell. He is 30 years old and is now ready for an apprentice and so he finds a little girl by the name of Abigail when he is on his latest mission to cleanse the...

Book | Updated Nov 6, 2013 | Reads: 13 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Dark,Gothic,Romanticism

"A Walk" - A Poem By Alice Patinkin

By Alice Patinkin  (booksie.com)

This is a poem I wrote last spring (2012) Please feel free to comment and let me know what you think!

Poetry | Updated Jun 19, 2013 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Poetry,Romanticism,Nature,Love,Peace

belar24

Rebellion!

By Belar24  (booksie.com)

A tragedy exploring the severing of perfection.

Short Story | Updated Mar 14, 2013 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: Pastoral,Children,Horror,Peace,Gore,Tragedy,Green,Sad,Depressing,Biblical,Eden,Garden,Car,Urban,Countryside,Romanticism

sammo

A Day In An Idyllic Reality

By Sammo  (booksie.com)

A day of my life, wherein I try to escape reality in all kinds of ways.

Short Story | Updated Jan 13, 2013 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Life,Philosophy,Psychology,Imagination,Dreams,Spiritualism,Romanticism,Escapism

The Heritage

By Max Steinberg  (booksie.com)

Written as an assignment for my 10th Grade American Literature class, this short story plays with the themes and ideals of Romanticism in a grim, Lovecraft-inspired setting. While many works of Romantic literature emphasize the beauty and strength of the natural and mysterious, this work...

Short Story | Updated Dec 12, 2012 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Romanticism,Lovecraft,Devil,Nature,Turn-of-the-century,New,England,Cult,Hell,Creepy

« First page « Previous | 1 | 2 | Next » Last page »

About | News | Contact | Your Account | TheNextBigWriter | Self Publishing | Advertise

© 2013 TheNextBigWriter, LLC. All Rights Reserved. Terms under which this service is provided to you. Privacy Policy.