Celtic stories, books, poems, and more

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Book / Fantasy

August 05, 2017

Reads: 188

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Owain's life has always been simple if not monotonous. Once a week he makes the lonely journey from his parents' farm to the outskirts of the forest to deliver milk and cheese to the aptly named Odd Pywyll, a wizard whose skill with magic is questionable at best. But a… Read More

Reads: 191

Comments: 3

The The Imaginarium House

A short essay on the origins of Halloween. Read More
A collection of poetry type new fairy tales. Poems of delight and wonder and mystery Read More
Celtic legends collide with modern sensibilities and style in this contemporary gothic tale. Sarah MacAlpin has always felt like an outsider. Raised by her Scottish grandmother deep in the Blue Ridge Mountains, Sarah grew up with one foot in the old world and one foot in the new world. Her… Read More

Book / Fantasy

July 14, 2014

Reads: 1280

Comments: 8

The Booksie Classic House

College Student, Annelise, is the guardian of the American gate; a place where spirits easily travel between two worlds. When her long time mentor, Sebastian Blake, goes away things start to get beyond her control. Read More

Book / Fantasy

June 28, 2014

Reads: 189

Comments: 5

The Booksie Classic House

When Sierra is Chosen to become a Druid initiate, her world is turned on it's side. But soon she is embroiled in Druid politics, and forced into a deal that could change her life... The elimination process is harsh, and the stakes are high. Has Sierra got what it takes… Read More
Dimi Talbot had no idea that going on a school field trip could be so dangerous. When he manages to get stuck in the middle of a situation where he's the deciding piece in the Earth's fate... well... There's a reason his name means Destruction. Read More
Many undeciphered writing systems exist from several thousand years ago. The difficulty in deciphering these systems arose from a lack of known language descendants or from the languages being entirely isolated, or from insufficient examples of text discovered on ancient Stele or monoliths. Often the question arose as to whether… Read More
Okay, so Im very nervous to post this, but I figure start with a piece of writing Im comfortable with first. Its a very short story based on the " Sense of Place" Prompt. Read More

Book / Fantasy

September 17, 2013

Reads: 412

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

The very beginning of a thrilling adventure for a young man who is yet to discover his own self. With absolutely no idea how he ended up in such a desolate land, he encounters many obstacles to figure out his true purpose. Read More

Book / Fantasy

September 10, 2013

Reads: 225

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Steeped in Celtic magic, 'Taliesin' is a fictional adaption based loosely on a Welsh myth. It tells the story of a boy’s journey to save his mother-the renowned Witch Cerridwen-from the invading Romans.The intruders have a malevolent agenda; to subjugate and abolish the ancient Red Dragon of Wales and conquer… Read More

Tags: fantasy, magic, celtic

Reads: 980

Comments: 7

The Booksie Classic House

In the time of the Celts, a warrior queen and fell under threat. Sacrifices must be made but they can be painful. Reincarnated today, can she and her priestess have the love they deserve? Read More
Seamus is a regular visitor to many of Dublin's pubs. The only thing he believes he can count on is his drink. One morning he wakes up on a park bench and there's a little girl all dressed in pink and all alone.. Please keep in mind that English is… Read More
Adils Ketilson came to the new land with his uncle Sven after his parents were murdered back in Finland. Everything was going great, until Adils' uncle became very ill. Then, it was up to Adils to bring back a fruit from the forest of life to save his uncle. I… Read More
Is a story about how a certain mythical creature came to be hope you like it! Read More
Short Argumentative Essay on whether the Old Firm are beneficial to Scottish football as a whole. Read More
A poem about the Celtic Lugh (or Ildanach). Read More
A poem about the Celtic Ildanach (Lugh). Read More
When Mordred's homested is destroyed by Christian raiders, he and his out cast friend Derfel set out on a quest for revenge, making some unnerving discoveries on the way. Read More
This Story is About Neil Byrne of Celtic Thunder he is a Vampire Meet's a Girl Named Jen they fall in love blah blah ya know ha i hate writing summary's hope u enjoy the story Read More
This is a short story set in the world of my Novel that I am working on called P-Town Rhythm. It is an urban city fantasy set in a futuristic alternate reality. I wrote this today inspired by the fact that it's St. Patty's Day! I hope you enjoy and… Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 01, 2010

Reads: 185

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Not all of the wee folk are a good lot to have on your heels. Read More
Spring is 3 weeks late here. memories hark back to'47 when it snowed here in the west of Ireland until April.That winter is spoken about still.It is feared as much as the Famine The latin title is to suggest - dressing up or as ''adornment'' of Spring. Read More

Book / Historical Fiction

November 28, 2009

Reads: 312

Comments: 4

The Booksie Classic House

This is a bit of infotmation on the country of Bryton. By the way guess which country in this world it is. Read More
Step into the magic world of Celtic fairy tales to find out what happened to Mabyn Read More
The ancient Celts had a name for the elusive, watery hours, after moonset but before sunrise, when the world is cool and fresh and furtive. They called it the time-between-times, neither night nor day, and they believed that it held special powers. During this time more than any other, our… Read More
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