Allegory stories, books, poems, and more

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A short allegorical story of a naïve boy who needed to learn a lesson about he animus in his soul Read More
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Life always presents itself with the opportunity to take the shape of allegory and metaphor. Photo (c) Pexels Read More

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Book / Fantasy

April 23, 2021

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For centuries, humanity across the world knew of dragons only through myths, legends, and folklore. As men continued to wage war on each other with increasingly sophisticated technology and scale, a new discovery would change Earth forever: DRAGONS EXIST. Years before the age of the Internet and all it brought… Read More

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Is the Allegory of the cave, our world? This poem seems to say that, or does it? Read More

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Well, this is my first time posting a poem and wanted to post about a recent experience in a poem form Read More
This is the story of Peter Rhodes who believes we are prevented from truly expressing ourselves by social constraints and the belief that only perfection will do. But he discovers that altruistic motives carry a price when he is forced to negotiate conflicting views of moral integrity, the love of… Read More
Upon discovering a YouTube technical error that could result in the COPPA fines sweep bankrupting half of America, Kevin Neece releases an invocation cartoon onto the internet to turn fate against the FTC, only to realize due to human error, that once the cartoon went viral and was used in… Read More

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The raindropping is Heaven kissing her Earth; Loud but tenderly. Read More

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Desperation and frustration peak in the dark woods, resulting in a grisly murder. Read More

Short Story / Horror

October 04, 2019

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The Gray One is hidden and she is hungry. Read More
Where am I? Where are we all? Our main character poses these questions to the library he unexplainably finds himself in. An allegorical piece. Read More
I have just taken delivery of a large pot of gloss sealer when the call comes through on the burner. I was not expecting to be back in action so soon. I was hoping to finish off some painted ornamental stones, a hobby I’ve taken up to keep me… Read More
More adventures of Miles London, collector of celebrity memorabila Read More
What lies ahead of us. Read More
No matter where you might be, the night train rumbles through every night at 3:05 am. Its low-pitched drone makes the whole room quake. Every time this happens, you find it disturbing. You briefly speculate as to what its ominous cargo might be and vow to find out, before going… Read More
This one does not speak for itself. Read More

Tags: satire, allegory

The nations of the world as they struggle, advance, live their lives and fight - prequel leads into the story of the Twentieth Century, starring Amy, Brighton, Canada, Rossya, Deutschland, Italia, Frances, Nihon, Indiya and Zhonguo. Read More
An entire community suffers from a destructive disease. One stranger knows the cure. Read More
In a dark alley way, a drunken mime and a shoe-less boy attempt to save a rape victim. Read More
In a dark alley way, a drunken mime and a shoe-less boy try to save a rape victim. Read More
Escape From the Lab is a short allegory for Alcatraz prison escape Read More

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A piece from my senior year of high school, where our inspiration was an apple cut in half. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 19, 2014

An allegorical tale of a rose, written in Decapentasyllabic verse. Read More
An Iambic hexameter poem describing the spiritual world of a nun who lives in a convent. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 18, 2014

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A motorcycle riding allegorical tale written in Iambic tetrameter. Read More
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