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Featured Review by Archia

"Some jobs, especially those that unavoidably involve contact with other people, must be harder at the moment. It must be difficult for you, and ..." Read More

I hope there are more like Kurt Cobain blood is now running in my mind and vein Someone has to stand while losing this pain Don't ever give up, someone tells you again Read More
Short story for a contest - prompt: Two cups of coffee. One's empty, the other's getting cold. Read More
JUSTICE, CHALLENGE, SUSPENSE, HUMOR, LIFE, HEROIC A rare quality is drawn upon at the last moment by an heroic attorney to meet the challenge of ‘walking’ two delightful defendants. Read More

Reads: 134

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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American Haiku Challenge set by booksie member Hullabaloo22 Read More

Reads: 210

Comments: 5

Shelves: 2

The The Imaginarium House

The challenge was to write your own fairy-tale; incorporating all the traditional elements. 1000 word limit. This story is also contained in the Imaginarium House Autumn/Halloween Collection 2019. Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

Poem / Fantasy

September 08, 2019

Reads: 182

Comments: 11

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

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Tags: war, fight, challenge

Reads: 158

Comments: 5

The The Imaginarium House

A picture-prompted poem. Dual points of view. Cover image: pixabay.com Read More

Reads: 208

Comments: 4

The The Imaginarium House

Sibena -- a Greek name meaning 'alluring, siren'. Cover image: pixabay.com Read More
Just like my pen, writing, my brush would have done the same, painting. My Poem. Read More
This is a motivational poem written to fulfill your dream ahead. :) Read More

Reads: 283

Comments: 5

The Booksie Classic House

Written for a casual challenge made by Adam Carlton to write a poem showing empathy to a lamprey. Read More

Reads: 248

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The House Of Ten Thousand Exotic Rooms House

This is written for the first audio/visual/word prompt at the House of Ten Thousand Exotic Rooms. Not only is Disturbed's version of 'The Sound Of Silence' brilliant but the video that accompanies it is really something! If you want to watch it, it is right there on Youtube. Anyway, it… Read More

Featured Review by Jeff Bezaire

"Music will never die, in my opinion. It can't be silenced. It's one of the truest heartbeats in the world; a universal form of communication, ..." Read More

Written for a challenge at the BoMoWriCha Prompt House. Read More
Written for a challenge at the BoMoWriCha Prompt House -- 'Chey's Feeling Loopy'. You want to know more visit the house. Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

January 20, 2019

Reads: 218

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

how much more do I have to do? how much is wrong with me? is it enough? Read More
Written for a challenge at the BoMoWriCha Prompt House. Read More

Reads: 349

Comments: 7

The The Imaginarium House

Written for a writing prompt posted by Markie Bee for the Imaginarium House. Read More

Short Story / Horror

November 14, 2018

Reads: 318

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

The BoMoWriCha Prompts House

Written for a challenge at the BoMoWriCha Prompt House. Read More

Featured Review by Jeff Bezaire

"Brilliant, Hully! You had me guessing until the very end! I thought there might be someone in the house they hadn't seen, which could explain ..." Read More

Sliding into a dark place.. A Dark Room Read More

Tags: challenge

this will be mostly just challenges from friends and people to help me get over my writer blocks... Read More

Reads: 263

Comments: 7

The Booksie Classic House

A challenge to write a poem to go with the title. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 12, 2018

Reads: 171

Comments: 7

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 386

Comments: 9

Shelves: 2

The Fantasy Realm House

A flash fiction challenge I'm doing with another author. Totally wrote on a whim so if it seems rushed, that's because it was! XD The prompt: Day Three Prompt: You attempt to pronounce the names of furniture at IKEA. In doing so, you transport to a mysterious forest. After wandering… Read More

Reads: 272

Comments: 9

Shelves: 2

The BoMoWriCha Prompts House

Written for a challenge from the BoMoWriCha House. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 15, 2018

Reads: 235

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Written for a prompt to describe a scene in fifty words or under. Cover image: A Street At Night by John Atkinson Grimshaw. Read More

Poem / Romance

September 13, 2018

Reads: 199

Comments: 5

The Booksie Classic House

The challenge was to write a poem or story on a word or phrase, each word using consecutive letters of it, and the subject matter being in some way shown in the content. Read More

Tags: challenge

Reads: 315

Comments: 6

The BoMoWriCha Prompts House

A short story written for the BoMoWriCha House Competition, and also for the Broken Promises prompt. Read More

Featured Review by Jeff Bezaire

"A great story, Hully! Thrilling and dynamic! I like how you portrayed nature in this piece. It has almost a Nordic feel to it - the great lig..." Read More

Poem / Editorial and Opinion

August 22, 2018

Reads: 258

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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