Carnival stories, books, poems, and more

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Ohio, 1972. Anne Sheer is a thirteen year old blind girl who loves the carnival when it comes to town. As she goes to a show on Saturday night, she becomes involved in a series of adventures that causes her to become late home. Read More

Book / Horror

April 07, 2019

Reads: 1074

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Nothing is scarier than the feeling of being followed. But it's far worse when what is following you isn't human. Read More
This is a book in progress. The photo on the cover is me as a 10 year old "female" child. As they say, "a picture says it all." Prologue is entered only for the contest at this time. If enough interest it may be continued on Booksie. If not it… Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 26, 2019

Reads: 1254

Comments: 5

Shelves: 2

The Dysfunctional Poetry House

Sometimes, late at night, when sleep eludes me, my mind goes wandering. Sometimes it even comes back. Read More

Tags: dark, night, carnival

Reads: 2557

Comments: 50

Shelves: 4

The The Imaginarium House

Twelve-year-old Toby Jennings is going to be late home, his cell phone is dead and he has no lights on his bike to ride along the busy main road. The only way home is the short cut across 'Nothing Hill'. A bleak foggy desolate place shrouded in ghost stories. Toby… Read More
Carnivals are always something to enjoy going to, but what about that one time out of the year that scare's people. Read More
another poem Read More

Tags: carnival

Short Story / Humor

December 22, 2017

Reads: 261

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

THE carnival for weird people! Read More

Tags: freaks, carnival

Happiness is more short-lived than sadness. Not that it's hard to dwell on or grasp at the idea. Sometimes, it's a concept too surreal that we may overlook. Why, then, shouldn't we add tons of those memories into our lives? (Same main protagonists as in the story "In my Memory".… Read More
this is the beginning stages of a book i'm hoping to put together in the near future. i plan on posting chapter by chapter, so enjoy chapter one! feel free to leave comments and suggestions for improvement! alexa's life on her island has always been peaceful until nightmares begin to… Read More

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Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Flash Fiction Fun House

Amusement parks can be fun until you get on the WRONG ride! Read More
Following a League of Legend Concept, here is a quick script for interactive speech delivery. Annie lost her Tibbers and somehow got herself in a dilemma as other LOL(League of Legends) characters in the carnival fight for her attention. Annie is confused, bothered. She wants to go but she doesn't.… Read More
This is the story version of a poem I wrote called "Evermore Green". It tells more about the young man and where he came from, how he came by the Sphere, and what prompted him to travel such a great distance for love and glory. Read More

Reads: 308

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Are we all carnival goers? Read More
Trinidad and Tobago Carnival is a beautiful cultural parade of people dancing merrily in the streets with creative costumes to the loud, musical vibrations of giant speakers on mobile trucks. Read More
When fear engulfs your heart, where will your imagination take you? Read More
A sequel to Tango Moon, Genaro and Damaria have a romantic adventure in Venice, Italy during Carnival of Venice. Warning: For mature readers Only Read More

Tags: carnival, venice

Poem / Poetry

November 11, 2015

Reads: 347

Comments: 5

The Booksie Classic House

A poem I wrote after going to the fair. Read More

Poem / Other

June 16, 2015

Reads: 322

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A short poem about how I am feeling today. Read More
Two small town kids find themselves at a carnival that they can never leave. Read More
Carnival Zoo's & Ferris Wheels is a audio ebook for children the ages of 3-7, you can read it to your child, let them read it themselves or let Rocky Road the Smiling Toad read it to them! Stunning photography is used as a backdrop for the humorous stories to… Read More
'It all began with a pale white door. Yes, that could've been it. Or not, no, probably not. The door was just a door, after-all! She couldn't blame that! Silly, silly...' Read More
This is my latest poem i wrote.I have chosen a horror theme to express my feelings. I have based it round the concept of the tortured soul been on display to a carnival of them.It actually scared me when i wrote it.ha ha. Read More
University Assessment: Create a piece of fiction up to 2,500 words with reference/context in ideology/fairy-tale morals. Read More
A surprise meeting in the most unlikely of places. Read More
Melissa and her friends were at a carnival where they came across a magician who offered to do some magic. He asked Melissa what animal she would want to be if she could be any animal. Unable to decide, he casts a spell where any animal named, Melissa would transform… Read More
A little girl rides a swing on the outskirts of a carnival and bears witness to a panoply of disasters, or imagines them. Read More

Reads: 532

Comments: 12

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A special Halloween short story guest starring a few of my characters from my previous stories and characters from stories I have yet to publish. Enjoy and happy Halloween. Read More
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