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By Stephanie S T Gillett  (booksie.com)

An essay I wrote this year discussing the importance of trauma in Pat Barker's Regeneration. Barker was inspired by her grandfather's account of the First World War and she offers a compelling read.

Essay | Updated Sep 16, 2015 | Reads: 22 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Thelostgeneration,Regeneration,War,Sassoon,Trauma

Ancient Metal

By Korwin66  (booksie.com)

Lucian Heartless lives a normal life with his world on the brink of war. Though being an outcast, he still has a close friend and family. His interest in horror and mystery and writing novels in the genre have made him that much more creepy to some people, but after something happens...

Novel | Updated Sep 15, 2015 | Reads: 19 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Powers,Supernatural,War,Government,Metal,Magic,Distopian,Blood


Age Of Lies(Book 1 Of The Markelium Series)

By Tazunte  (booksie.com)

The year is 2695, the United Planets have had peace for hundreds of years, avoiding major wars and disputes. The perfect stellar government has been made and every thing is working perfectly except for a few rogue pirate groups on the outskirts of the law. Or is it? James Markelium is a young...

Book | Updated Sep 14, 2015 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: War,Space,Action,Adventure,Fantasy

Falling In Her Arms

By Flyingstorm  (booksie.com)

I wrote this piece for a friend battling depression. I hoped it could serve as a pic me up, where simply talking to him could not. Even as I fear he may never see this, I hope you enjoy.

Poetry | Updated Sep 14, 2015 | Reads: 34 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Depression,Monsters,Angels,War,Love,Fight


Sword In The Mail

By Craig Lightheart  (booksie.com)

Leon, a young sellsword, bored of the tedious nature of war was for the first time in his life left feeling the need for change. A chance encounter with a beautiful red haired Mailer named Elena blessed him with a chance for change. Elena was a woman of the road, making money by delivering and...

Novel | Updated Sep 13, 2015 | Reads: 36 | Comments: 3 | Likes: 5
Tags: Action,Adventure,Romance,Travelling,Mail,Sellsword,Scars,Loneliness,Alcohol,Cults,Royalty,War,Malice,Guilt,Morality,Death


The Story Of The Forsaken Child New Introduction

By Blair225  (booksie.com)

The new and greater introduction to The Story of The Forsaken Child.

Novel | Updated Sep 12, 2015 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Science ,Fiction ,War ,Angels ,Darkness ,Fantasy ,Light ,Action ,Demons ,Gods ,Anime


The Battlezone

By Dankdoodles  (booksie.com)

A short poem. I'm not that good at writing this stuff, but I attempted and here it is.

Poetry | Updated Sep 10, 2015 | Reads: 16 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Poem,Story,War,Military,Guns

Ready For War

By Geminigirl369  (booksie.com)

Through a soldiers eyes

Poetry | Updated Sep 10, 2015 | Reads: 13 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Death,War,Loss,Soldiers

The War Of UltraXFo

By Ultraxfo  (booksie.com)

Their is a boy who introduces a event and factory to his friends and ends up turning into a war. The Inventor has made a army to destroy them. A hero appears and takes interest in them and recruits them to fight by his side. In this amazing epic tale it will take faith and bravery for the boy...

Novel | Updated Sep 8, 2015 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Galatic,War,Bravery,And,Epic,Tale,Of,Hope,To,Stop,An,Evil,Plot,Rule,The,Universe.


The Vulture

By Jeff Bezaire  (booksie.com)

The vulture knows when death is at hand.

Poetry | Updated Sep 7, 2015 | Reads: 19 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 1
Tags: Vulture,Death,Children,War,Victims,Hatred,Genocide,Soldier


European Migration Crisis

By Eileen Mcbriar  (booksie.com)

Europe is facing a severe immigration crisis with many people searching for a better way of life whilst others are escaping from persecution and threats in their homeland. The countries in Europe are bearing the brunt of this human tragedy as hundreds of thousands of people make their way from...

Poetry | Updated Sep 7, 2015 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 1
Tags: Immigration,War,Atrocity,Migration,Europe,Islamic-state,Population,Death,Starvation,Cultivation,Diversity,Pressure,Society,Germany,Economics,Suffering,Povity,Borders,Detention,Asylum


Of Light And Shadow

By Rhia Donovan  (booksie.com)

One to rise, and one to fall. The last, this war, will settle it all. Sorcha loves her life. She has a beloved husband, a beautiful home, and a gift for healing that brings in customers, and coin, from all over Caledonia. All is perfect, until one fatal mistake burns her world to cinders. ...

Novel | Updated Sep 7, 2015 | Reads: 40 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: War,Love,Romance,Fantasy,Adventure,Demons,Darkness,Young,Adult


Supernatural September

By Rhia Donovan  (booksie.com)

Write me a story...

Contests | Updated Sep 6, 2015 | Reads: 44 | Comments: 2 | Likes: 3
Tags: Supernatural,Fantasy,Fiction,Love,Romance,War


The Guard And The Assassin - Pt. 1

By Rhia Donovan  (booksie.com)

Ian and Sera are lovers, until a twist of fate throws them together as enemies.

Short Story | Updated Sep 6, 2015 | Reads: 26 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Magic,War,Love,Romance,Fantasy,Urban,Fae,Assassins


Alleyways: Weapons

By Ben Steward  (booksie.com)

Amelia lives on the streets with her brothers and several friends in the year 2727, after a nuclear war. But her life is quickly turned around when death visits, and Amelia discovers secrets, falls in love, feels betrayal, and survives the impossible. And enters into something that has been...

Novel | Updated Sep 5, 2015 | Reads: 0 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 2
Tags: Sciencefiction,Science-fiction,Sci-fi,Scifi,Actionandadventure,Action-and-adventure,Amelia,Alley,Alleyways,Ben,Steward,Streetlife,Street,Streets,War,Nuclear,Gang,Nuclear-war,Nuclearwar

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