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Eve: The Devil's Playtime

By Obscure  (booksie.com)

It's the night of Christmas Eve and Ellen is alone. It is the festival season, but also thief season, and then there's the psychopaths and the murderers, who don't care what season it is. Can she ignore the bumps in the night until Christmas Day arrives?

Short Story | Updated Dec 24, 2014 | Reads: 149 | Comments: 5 | Likes: 4
Tags: Thriller,Christmas,Alone,Bumps,In,The,Night,Flash,Fiction,Tense,Winter,Snow

garrett_monroe

The Pond Where His Brother Once Stood

By Garrett Monroe  (booksie.com)

The reader is thrust into a dialectic of ill humor, alcohol, and a dynamic tone that slowly reveals the truth of the situation at hand, ending after a series of flashbacks through the eyes of the protagonist's brother. I played around with alternating perspective and tense, and really tried to...

Short Story | Updated Nov 23, 2014 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Literary,Fiction,War,Death,Humor,Realism,Texas,Army,Family,Beer,Alcoholism,Adolescence,Growing,Up,Alternating,Tense

Only Today

By Dlcannon  (booksie.com)

taken from my book, As The marker Snaps"

Poetry | Updated Aug 13, 2014 | Reads: 4 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Staying,Grounded,To,The,Present,Tense

My Name Is Gemma Kendall

By Ecole93  (booksie.com)

My Name is Gemma Kendall is a short story written in first person, present tense. It is a piece of literary fiction which focuses on dark themes such as bullying, depression, alcoholism and crime. The story is written as a stream of consciousness; the narrator’s thoughts and opinions are...

Short Story | Updated Jul 14, 2014 | Reads: 16 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Crime,Arson,Fire,Female,Protagonist,First,Person,Present,Tense,Literary,Fiction,Boyfriend,Drugs,Alcohol,Alcoholic,Alcoholism,Mother,Parent,Relationship

midnightskylines

Hunted

By Midnightskylines  (booksie.com)

I was being watched but it turned out I was being hunted.

Short Story | Updated Jun 4, 2014 | Reads: 170 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Short,Story,Vampire,Blood,Horror,Thriller,Girl,Boy,Green,Eyes,Tense,Tension,Scared,Fear

There He Stood...

By The16yearroldwriter  (booksie.com)

He was falling from the sky, but he was no angel.

Short Story | Updated May 18, 2014 | Reads: 15 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 5
Tags: Science,Fiction,Falling,Thriller,Action,Adventure,Humour,Tense,Short,Story

indragon

The Great Gajhbi

By Indragon  (booksie.com)

A chronicle of the true events that led up to the world's greatest party of all time, thrown by one Mr. Gajhbi.

Short Story | Updated May 17, 2014 | Reads: 43 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Gatsby,Party,Funny,Humor,Satire,Comedy,Narrative,In,Past,Tense,College,Twist,Twenty,First,Century,India

whydontyounot

Freakshow

By Whydontyounot  (booksie.com)

When your paranoia levels are off the roof and your house isn't just right, what can you do? Run from it? Hide? That's not right. When you can't find love, what do you do? Cea's paranoia levels are nearly off the roof, yet his house isn't so perfect to sooth the issue. Once his cousin Wendy...

Novel | Updated Jan 2, 2014 | Reads: 12 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Paranormal,Asylum,Bxb,Boyxboy,Gore,Paranoia,Comedy,Tense,Gruesome,Gory,Blood,Death Mystery,Suspense,Zombie,Mansion,Undead

butterflyangel

Elliot Cookson Series The Mist Book 3

By Butterflyangel  (booksie.com)

In this 3rd installment of the Elliot Cookson Series all the Characters are brought together in a dramatic overlay to Books 1&2. Tense and captivating situations bring out realism in the Characters. The Demon has found a couple of new ways to terrorise Elliot, Hannah and Samuel.

Short Story | Updated Nov 14, 2013 | Reads: 91 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Horror,Violence,Demon,Supernatural,Ghost,Magic,Tense,Frightening,England,Uk,Us,Spiritual

katiegregory

The Game

By Katiegregory  (booksie.com)

This short opening is a dystopia genre, based on public mind control that has happened to the protagonist of this story.

Short Story | Updated Oct 27, 2013 | Reads: 16 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Dystopia,Mind,Control,Video,Game,Opening,Police,Violence,Tense

nick_space_

Lighter Than Air (Part 1)

By Nick Space  (booksie.com)

This poem is based on a dream I had the other night. I wrote it in about 2 hours and it's almost just a stream of consciousness. Hopefully you enjoy it anyway, and if you have any questions, maybe they will be answered in part 2. Thanks.

Poetry | Updated Jul 24, 2013 | Reads: 12 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 2
Tags: Romance,Dream,Dreamlike,Bioshock,Elizabeth,Emotion,Feeling,Tense,Cliffhanger

benjamin_baker

Between Minds

By Benjamin Baker  (booksie.com)

Frank is Between Minds. Falling asleep in one means waking in the other with nothing but a bad dream that can't be touched, can he escape and which life is real?

Short Story | Updated Jul 17, 2013 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Fiction,Dark,Dystopian,Thriller,Claustrophobic,Tense,Short,Story

livingfortoday

Sacrifice

By Livingfortoday  (booksie.com)

Isabel has a dark secret that she is hiding from everybody she loves, including her boyfriend, Jeremy. However, she's lost control of this secret and she sees only one way out that will relieve her suffering and keep her boyfriend safe and alive.

Short Story | Updated Jul 11, 2013 | Reads: 11 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 5
Tags: Romance,Thriller,Tense,Dark,Secret,Abuse,Pain,Suicide,First,Love,True,Isabel,Jeremy,Knife,Heart,Short,Story,Life,Death,Parents

Karmas Rich Bitch

By Smisetoni  (booksie.com)

Lucy is your average 18 year old. All the hormones. All the Alcohol. All the Gossip. She was 8 when her dad died, leaving both her and her mother with heaps of money.Known as a snob to those in her neighbour.Known as the hottest girl in College, to everybody else. But this all changes when she ...

Novel | Updated Jan 16, 2013 | Reads: 21 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 3
Tags: Kidnap,Taken,Romance,Young,Adult,Consequences,Action,Tied,Up,Sex,Captors,Love,Pain,College,Rich,Lucy,Home,Ransom,Alone

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