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Eyes Of Stone

By Recoisblessed  (booksie.com)

Before she was a hideous monstrous gorgon, she was a golden-haired beauty that everyone adored.

Short Story | Updated Jan 11, 2015 | Reads: 34 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Medusa,Greek,Zeus,Story,Please,Read

hanna_nicol

Lost And Found

By Hanna Nicol  (booksie.com)

From the day we are born our lives are planned and structured by a set of pre-determined expectations that society expects us to fulfil. Go to school, graduate, go to university, graduate, get a job, pay the rent, buy a car, get married, have kids, buy a house, pay your mortgage, retire...and...

Novel | Updated Jan 11, 2015 | Reads: 18 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: Modernist,Coming,Of,Age,Happiness,Social,Norms,Vignette,Short,Story

cristina1900

All Quiet On The River

By Cristina1900  (booksie.com)

This story is about a young and inexperienced teacher facing many difficulties.

Short Story | Updated Jan 10, 2015 | Reads: 24 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Short,Story,Fiction

The Fairy, The Cap & The Clover

By Jef  (booksie.com)

Fiction

Short Story | Updated Jan 10, 2015 | Reads: 37 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Children,Short,Story,Fiction

stephen_o_neill

Whistle While You Work.

By Stephen O Neill  (booksie.com)

A humorous, short, but true tale of my travels in Kazakhstan, with a little, inward, thought provoking twist.

Article | Updated Jan 10, 2015 | Reads: 54 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: Short,Story,Whistle,While,You,Work,A,Humorous,But,True,Tale,Of,My,Travels,In,Kazakhstan,With,Little,Inward

The Cottage By The Bay Inn

By James Graham  (booksie.com)

A couple on vacation end up staying at the wrong seaside Bed and Breakfast.

Short Story | Updated Jan 9, 2015 | Reads: 70 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Horror,Short,Story,Fiction,New,England,Murder

Lurking Predators

By Bex Deadlove  (booksie.com)

A short story I did for my creative writing class. It's about a killer who describes the innocence of life.

Short Story | Updated Jan 9, 2015 | Reads: 29 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Horror,Short,Story,Wolf,Predator,Killer,Murder,Children,Innocence

Long Train Ride Home

By Megan Fox  (booksie.com)

Post apocalyptic archaeologists search for metal to keep up their supply

Short Story | Updated Jan 8, 2015 | Reads: 15 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: Short,Story,Science,Fiction,Trains

A MONSTER IN THE CLOSET

By 2write4life8nyc  (booksie.com)

A poem about my battle with the monster of clutter

Poetry | Updated Jan 8, 2015 | Reads: 17 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Writing,Poem,Humor,Story,Reading

declassified

Curse Of The Forrest

By Declassified  (booksie.com)

Jack lives on a lake site in a little cabin hut... He barely makes any money...He didn't work.. he just provided shelter for the few people who came here during the summer.. It was winter.. it was even worse... it appeared that the wood he collected that day.. wasn't enough.. he had.. to.. go...

Short Story | Updated Jan 8, 2015 | Reads: 53 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Creepy,Story,Forrest,Curse,Red,Eyes,Pain,Dead,Nightmares

bhavya_sinha

I Was A Bud..

By Bhavya Sinha  (booksie.com)

Everything starts on a beautiful note........but does it always remain the same..?i was a bud once,but see,where i stand today....

Poetry | Updated Jan 7, 2015 | Reads: 56 | Comments: 10 | Likes: 12
Tags: Bud,Story,Happy,Change,Sad,Dying

The Orchard

By Gino Yim  (booksie.com)

A normal day in the life of a man who owns an orange orchard, besides the robots and the golden-eyed woman.

Short Story | Updated Jan 6, 2015 | Reads: 13 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Science,Fiction,Romance,Robot,Android,Love,Post,Apocalyptic,Short,Story,Future,Futuristic,Orange,Orchard

Paradise Island

By Loopa78  (booksie.com)

In my second short story, it's about one character who wakes on an island, not knowing how she got there. The story follows the main character around as she discovers more and more about the island, and what lives on it.

Short Story | Updated Jan 6, 2015 | Reads: 44 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Weird,Wonderful,Island,Scary,Water,Horror,Short,Story

Keep Your Word

By Loopa78  (booksie.com)

This is a creepy horror short story. The story revolves around two main characters. Asher Greymark, a rebellious and disobedient friend of the second main character. Anna Glass, princess of Grimhawk. The story takes place as the two friends are wondering through the woods, the rest is for you to...

Short Story | Updated Jan 6, 2015 | Reads: 36 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Horror,Creepy,Cliff,Hanger,Open,Described,Weird,Plot,Great,Story,Short

The Connectome (attempt At A Section)

By Shatnersbassoon  (booksie.com)

I have never written any kind of fiction or anything of the sort before, and this is just a quick attempt to see how it goes. I have a kind of idea for a book about an experiment conducted by some sort of Government agency to completely map the brain chemistry of a person, with a small device...

Short Story | Updated Jan 5, 2015 | Reads: 67 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 2
Tags: Connectome,Mind,Control,Propensity,Thriller,Short,Story,First,Attempt,Amateur,Science,Fiction,Fantasy,Experiment,Action,Ending


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