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Poem / Poetry

November 13, 2017

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Poem / Poetry

November 11, 2017

Reads: 28

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

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Because I was a soldier, and never been in the thick of battle, I know what those brave soldiers have gone through. They'll always be remembered no matter who they are. This little poem came up. Read More

Poem / Romance

November 10, 2017

Reads: 20

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 3855

Comments: 4

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Seven kids are destined to rid their land of an ancient evil. Three are prophesied to make it until the very end. One is the key to everything, and he or she will have to make the ultimate decision between the world, living, and their true love. Along the way,… Read More

Reads: 28

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Along time ago I read the story of Edward the Black Prince. He was young and in the heart of the battle at Crecy. His father was on his horse, just looking on. Only now I have written this poem for such a young man and his fearlessness. Read More

Reads: 142

Comments: 12

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The Review Chain House

Keith is a pickpocket. People see him and know who he is, or to be exact, WHAT he is. Poor, alone, and living off of other people's money. The 1700's aren't the easiest place to grow up, especially when you fight for survival every night, but Keith is about… Read More

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"Whoa, such a plot twist in the very first chapter. I can see this is going to be interesting! I like mild yet noticeable character development, ..." Read More

There are three agency's in the test. Trojan Knights, Gray Eagle, and Phantom Bird. Each has 2 teams that are allowed into the test. Once selected they cannot chose to leave. Either your agency goes down and you with it, or you join another agency. Only one will succeed.… Read More
A witch is trying her hardest to survive and decipher the difference between being truly evil and truly good. Read More

Tags: death, war, battle

Reads: 42

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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divinity is the story of andrea rose and those around her. andrea is an agent of the divine. the divine is the source of life and andrea's job is to keep earth in balance with the universe using her unearthly psychic powers and an alien race called sipa. however,… Read More
A little known island city set in present day. Follows the actions of interesting characters and a smart gripping plot. Little distinction between the good guys and bad guys, it's realistic in the way that everyone is working their own disastrous agendas. Read More
The short but intense tale of two youngsters trying to survive a semi-fictional world of piracy and violence, where wits, guts and skills are more than required to live. Deckar and Kalia must decide who gets to live, and who has to die, because in this world, the motto "kill… Read More
I wrote "Fighting A War" a few days ago because I am personally fighting a war inside of me which is my health and the struggle i am faced with and I basically wrote this to remind myself that I'm not going to give up or give into my health… Read More
Here is an shared bit of my the new and improved second edition of my novel, The King's Daughter! According to everyone in the Eleven Kingdoms, all royalty are gifted with powers except for the King of Leonald and his daughter, Princess Arabella. But Arabella has a secret- a secret… Read More

Tags: war, magic, power, king, battle

My name is Seraphina Austauand. I am seventeen years old, and I was once the prodigy to the Lord of the Shadow Assassins. Not even he knew the secret to my success- natural born magick in a land where it is thought to no longer exist. I live in a… Read More

Reads: 374

Comments: 1

Shelves: 11

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I wrote this years ago as the ending to a novel. I don't normally do the end first, most times I'm not even sure how a story will end until I reach the end, but this came to me so I put it down and never got around to writing… Read More

Reads: 20

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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A little rhyming story about the Mythological, Irish Celtic hero, Cuculainn. Read More

Book / Fantasy

July 14, 2017

Reads: 88

Shelves: 1

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Violet was the ‘ill-fated’. Some people called her the goddess from above, while others referred to her as the death princess from below. Her mother kept her a secret, hidden away from the world. Told her it was for her own protection. For a time this was something Violet was… Read More

Reads: 63

Comments: 3

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A little rhyming story about the battle of Stamford Bridge and the battle of Hastings. Read More

Tags: battle, hastings, 1066

NOTE: This work contains graphic violence. A work in progress, adding little bits at a time. It covers the journey home from war undertaken by a functional nihilistic sadist. Read More
This is a compilation of facts, dates, names, places, and documented data combined with creative writing. t\This story was written October 22, 2014. Read More

Reads: 106

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Elmak is caught between a race of two incredible beings. One wanting to save his mind, the other wanting to take it. Read More
379 AD: Thracia has fallen to the Gothic horde… With the ashes of Adrianople still swirling in the air, the Eastern Roman Empire is in turmoil. The emperor is dead, the throne lies empty and the remaining fragments of the army are few and scattered. Numerius Vitellius Pavo, now Tribunus… Read More
This is a poem I wrote a month or so ago. I won't try to explain or describe it too much here. I'll just let your read it for yourself. Read More

Reads: 188

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The House of Ghosts House

After the battle between good and evil, The God's and Devil's (Alastair and Valstor) life force was trapped into their swords and crashed down to the planet causing three continents. Three civilizations arose from the new continents and they each lived in peace until 'The Darkeners' came and started taking… Read More
A description of the coming battle between good and evil. Read More

Reads: 48

Comments: 3

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Caught up in an unexpected battle. Read More
Historical fiction about the Prince of Pirates. Read More

Tags: pirates, battle, ships

Manny Gonzalez, at age twenty-two, suffers through nightmares every day. Although that's not all. He's immortal. And hates it with a passion. But what if these things are all tied to one. And what's this about a game? On a journey to end his immortality and nightmares, him and his… Read More

Essay / Romance

January 30, 2017

Reads: 149

Shelves: 1

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