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Breathing New Air - Part One

By Blaine Arcade  (booksie.com)

The rules say you must explore new planets on foot, so Berrad sprints across alien worlds to claim the land! He doesn't do it for the glory, he does it for the thrill of the run. (Image uploaded by Joggeli)

Short Story | Updated Jan 25, 2015 | Reads: 9 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Scifi,Running,Borders,Explorer

Fleeing The Nest

By Moaminab  (booksie.com)

It's never easy to leave a loved one, but sometimes it just has to be done..

Short Story | Updated Jan 19, 2015 | Reads: 17 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Fleeing,The,Nest,Leaving,Home,Running,Away,Journey,Alcoholic,Mother,Plane


When I Thought It Was Over Chapter 8

By Racerboy654  (booksie.com)

I woke up from my coma. What kind of situation am i in?

Book | Updated Jan 18, 2015 | Reads: 20 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Love,Rejection,Young,Choices,Giving,Up,Never,Crush,School,Misunderstanding,Caring,Care,Friendship,Dilema,Depression,Suicide,Running,Away,Shutting


When I Thought It Was Over Chapter 7

By Racerboy654  (booksie.com)

See the other side of the story

Book | Updated Jan 17, 2015 | Reads: 15 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Love,Rejection,Young,Choices,Giving,Up,Never,Crush,School,Misunderstanding,Caring,Care,Friendship,Dilema,Depression,Suicide,Running,Away,Shutting

I Hope . . .

By Alyster Nightwind  (booksie.com)

An abusive relationship isn't always easy to see. You go on with your life putting it under the rug. Until someone, like your male roommate, points it out to you. Looking back at the years you realize you've been fighting for your life.

Short Story | Updated Jan 12, 2015 | Reads: 120 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Abusive,Abuse,Boy,Friend,Boyfriend,Love,Lover,Loving,Pain,Anger,Painful,Angry,Upset,Stop,Stopping,Cops,Police,Running,Arrest,Dead


By Clickonme  (booksie.com)

Ever wake up in the middle of the night? Pouring rain... explosions... What's going on? Awoken and then running, the main character flees his home.

Short Story | Updated Jan 10, 2015 | Reads: 22 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Running,Action,Fire,Awoken,Rain,Night


By Xxleahhhxx  (booksie.com)

enjoy!!! this is quite different from my usual, emotional stuff but here ya are!

Poetry | Updated Dec 31, 2014 | Reads: 2 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: Running


Sapphire City

By Childish Memories And Incredible Things  (booksie.com)

Futuristic story: Life is going well for almost-17-year-old Autumn. She started track early spring, and meets many friends. Her 18-year-old track and cross country coach shows an interest in her, and Autumn can't help but notice. However, her older brother begins to dig into their city's past,...

Novel | Updated Dec 13, 2014 | Reads: 33 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Romance,Love,Science,Fiction,Dystopian,Society,Teens,Teen,Athletic,Runners,Running,Cross,Country,Xc,Track,Athlete,Friends,Best,Futuristic

The Beast Within

By Kcrystal14  (booksie.com)

There is a beast in all of us. He controls our bad choices in life. Some are consumed by the beast, while others fight it with all their might. Emily and Eli. Both assassins. Trained in the ways of the shadows and brought up with the deadlyness of the blade. Raised to be cold hearted and to...

Novel | Updated Oct 25, 2014 | Reads: 58 | Comments: 4 | Likes: 8
Tags: Assassins,Death,Violence,Murder,Emotion,Freedom,Escape,Code,Of,The,Assassin,Emily,Eli,Running,Hunted


By Katrina Robinson  (booksie.com)

I'm recreating this song called 'Vagabond' by Misterwives. I'm not copying, just making my own version of the song.

Poetry | Updated Oct 19, 2014 | Reads: 13 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 2
Tags: Vagabond,Alone,Running,Pretending,Stuck

MY Test

By Techpad1642  (booksie.com)

a baisc story

Short Story | Updated Oct 4, 2014 | Reads: 46 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Before,You,Buy , Hello,Pope-it,I,See,That,Found,Me,Book,Is,Great,But,Close,The,E-book,Info,Page,Lets

Nowhere To Hide

By Victoriablackwell  (booksie.com)

This was a poem that I wrote while thinking about how my dad used to watch the show Gunsmoke. Honestly, I was in one of those moods that I just wanted to pinch someones head off and I found it to be therapeutic. Hey, better than actually pinching someone's head off, right? The words are...

Poetry | Updated Aug 25, 2014 | Reads: 30 | Comments: 4 | Likes: 4
Tags: Hot,Dry,Desert,Plains,Anger,Fire,Smoke,Running


Promises Of Hope

By Stephanie Young  (booksie.com)

Cloud is a magical white horse that is born in the golden, free land of horses: Sorelana. But soon after he is born, the evil dark horse Night throws him out, knowing that he held a powerful legacy. Night wishes to enslave the wild horses of Sorelana, and make it his own. Cloud tumbles...

Book | Updated Aug 10, 2014 | Reads: 13 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Horses,Wild,Free,Hope,Foal,Realm,Fantasy,Love,Sadness,Heartbreak,Life,Freedom,Running


"Myself For The Taking"

By Christian Taylor  (booksie.com)

Been awhile since I wrote anything; here's a piece that I hope you can relate and enjoy.

Poetry | Updated Jul 12, 2014 | Reads: 22 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 2
Tags: Poetry,Life,Running,Challenges,Reflecting,Alone


The Fabric Of Time

By Minusthejarbear  (booksie.com)

accord star friendship star love star reconciliation star truce star unity star amity star armistice star cessation star conciliation star concord star neutrality star order star pacification star pacifism star treaty star

Poetry | Updated Jul 12, 2014 | Reads: 20 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Chunk,Star, Crumb, Hunk, Mouthful, Snack, Tidbit, Bait, Bit, Bite, Cut, Delicacy, Drop, Fraction, Fragment, Grain, Lump, Nibble, Nosh, Part

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