Civil-war stories, books, poems, and more

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William James Foster, a spy for the Union army during the American Civil War, is stuck behind enemy lines in Richmond, Virginia. Will his cover get blown? Read More

Tags: spy, civil-war

I wrote this over a year ago and found it recently, so I thought I'd publish it...see how well, or indeed unwell it was received. I've written from both sides in the Civil War, but this poem is written in an evident bias towards the Confederate States. It has… Read More

Book / Fantasy

October 18, 2017

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The Booksie Classic House

two males - a 10 year old by the name of scout and his stepdad, sam - are poor in a small town in tennessee trying to make a living years after a mother's death. his step father goes after church on sundays across the border to nc in… Read More
A wayward fraternity member is drawn back into the darkness of the brotherhood by a rebellious pledge. Read More

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This poem is based on a mythical engagement at Gettysburg between two Irish Brigades when the Father is fighting for the Confederate States, and the son for the Union, in the America Civil War. It has been inspired by many true stories, thought this particular engagement never happened. Read More

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I didn't base this poem on any specific battle, and nor did I have any inspiration to write it. It just happened. I hope you enjoy. Read More
Murcheson County, a sweeping tale of four families who settle on Georgia’s frontier in the early nineteenth century…their triumphs and sorrows, their frailties… and of the best and worst of the human spirit. Maureen O’Steen escapes the ravages of Ireland’s Potato Famine only to encounter bitter discrimination in Boston. Her… 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
An earlier version of this story appeared on a defunct site. A bad economy leads to a new Civil War. Read More
The American Civil War was fought mostly in the South. But, the war reached all corners of the United States, even St. Lawrence County, in New York's "North Country." This is one soldier's story. Read More

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They took a look at the book. They didn't know it would come with a cost. They need to get to their own time. Join Logan and his sister Emma on an adventure of a lifetime. With each page, comes another adventure in the past. Read More

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When the Christian Republican party sweeps to power in 2020 they vow to make America a Christian homeland and launch a Christian revolution. California leads the civil war against the imposition of Christian fascism. Read More

Book / Romance

October 17, 2016

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The Encourage Writing Inc. House

In the war-torn South during the Civil War, a wealthy Louisiana girl is torn between obligations to her family, and her hearts desires. Read More

Book / Romance

October 17, 2016

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In the war-torn South during the Civil War, a wealthy Louisiana girl is torn between obligations to her family, and her hearts desires. Read More
The DTL oil company send in a crew of three Kiwis to clean up an oil spill on Kerguelen Island in a parallel world where the sea level is 3,000 metres lower. They are suddenly attacked by pirate when they approach the Macdonald Bay Port. But can the African Union… Read More

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Those who fail to learn history are doomed to repeat it. Read More
the second part of the man in blue story. hope everyone who liked the first one likes this one too. enjoy! and remember, comments and critique are always welcome. Read More
Jeremiah and Luke have run away from their homes to join the Union Army in Georgia. remember, comments and critique are always welcome. Read More

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Or, The Only Eagle I Ever Made On A Par 4. Tales From Dirt Mountain, Part 11. Read More

Tags: golf, civil-war

a short story about a soldier and his thoughts. Read More
A boy is being questioned about the whereabouts of his father, set sometime during the English Civil War. Read More
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