Civil_war stories, books, poems, and more

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Book / Fantasy

April 18, 2015

Reads: 196

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The legacy goes that when the great Card Game arrives, whoever holds the Aces wins the hand. The four realms are ready to go to war, but still they wait: they wait for the Aces to reveal themselves. Read More
The events in this story take place in 19th century Bhutan, in the backdrop of a civil war. The story is mixture of history and imagination. The civil war did exist, as did one of the main characters, but the rest is fiction. The story begins with two friends and… Read More

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A short story about the surrender at Appomattox Courthouse. General Robert E. Lee of the Confederates surrendered to General Ulysses S. Grant (whose real name was actually Hiram Ulysses Grant) on April 9th, 1865. This is my rendition of both General Grant and General Lee's emotions that day. Read More

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The age of the Magic was gone, replaced by the rise of the common people, putting Majeuris into hiding, slavery and... market. Majeuris capable of supernatural phenomenon, controlling the forces of nature, exhibiting acts no ordinary human can deed, made the most excellent of the excellent goods of the time.… Read More

Book / Fantasy

January 29, 2014

Reads: 131

Comments: 1

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Capago is a country in the world in the center of the earth, and is being torn by a civil war started by the evil and beautiful witch of Capago, Miesha. A teen girl from Las Vegas, Alyssa, unknowingly finds one of the keys to the middle earth, and with… Read More

Book / Historical Fiction

December 29, 2013

Reads: 108

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In 1860, differences bring about division. Louis Clay is the young man who decides to bring the conflict engulfing his country to an end. As the heroic youth charges onward in defense of all that is good, his profound thought into what awaits may fail him yet. For as the… Read More

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With the Civil War looming ahead, cotton was still king, and the cotton owners were the great plantation barons, who ruled the South. Attending the celebrated annual cotton auction, Jeb Hadfield's eyes took in the the oddly aristocratic slave woman, who had stumbled and dropped a basket of cotton in… Read More

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A story of meeting a real life hero. Read More
Victorie ashworth was a sixteen year old gentry maiden in 1860, jut before the civil war peaked. Her childhood playmate, Frederick Stanton, was a charming, working class boy. Being that victorie had a fettish with stories of forbidden romance (like 'Romeo & Juliet' and 'Pocahontas') it wasn't hard for her… Read More

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I absolutely love history, especially the civil war, so this is kind of a result of that. :) Read More

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Rycue, A boy in a medieval village on Gur'ak island and his friend Jamie get Tangled in a large civil fight between the nobles the lower class and the surrounding islands. Wanting a normal life, Rycue must do the kings bidding or be subjected to death. In his quest he… Read More
The Second Civil War has erupted in America due to severe political and cultural differences, a boy and sister on opposite sides embrace this new situation. Read More
Kale Hightower has a secret: he can see disease and illness in people. When the plague comes to Arborvale he flees the inquiries of the Kingdom Knights and meets Josiah Merrick, a plague doctor traveling the country. Kale becomes his apprentice, and together they discover the horrible truth of the… Read More

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Comments: 2

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At one point in time, it had been a compliment, something a parent would tell their child after they were picked on at school for being different. It was a term people strove to uphold. Then, it became something. You could be Special. The word took on a new form.… Read More

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This is actually the first chapter, or rather the prologue, of a book I'm working on. It's only a rough first draft, so don't be too harsh! I know it's filled with grammatical errors and that several parts needs to "fleshed out", so to speak. As Hemingway said; "The first… Read More

Reads: 161

Comments: 18

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This is my entry for MadisonRose’s challenge, (and my first piece in a really long time!) a short story about forbidden love :) (you’ll have to read to find out the details). It’s set in the backdrop of a politically turbulent America, a time after the civil war when racism… Read More
Mary's enjoying the river's freshness until she realizes she's not alone Read More

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Comments: 1

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The thoughts of a teeneger whose country is in a civil war and his home town in being turned upside down. Read More

Reads: 183

Comments: 1

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Michael Henry has a lot to live up to. He has to become a lawyer, marry a snobby Southern Belle, and grow up to be a wealthy landowner with kids of his own. But Michael's a bit different than his father, and he has other plans... and somehow, he might… Read More

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In a time in history when slavery was common n blacks were considered uncivilized. Alexander fell for a free black girl that defied white expectations. but would Katherine accept his love when she knows its not rite? will she give her heart tho she knows he cant protect it? A… Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 13, 2010

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A poem from the perspective of a slave in the Antebellum south, and his inner salvation. Read More

Script / Thrillers

October 18, 2010

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Comments: 1

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A hundred year old family fued is continued. Read More

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A little boy returns home to find an unexpected and mysterious male visitor who delivers a tragedy. Set during the Civil War era. Read More

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Comments: 11

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In a future New York City, several people from a different realm parallel to our own live to protect the human world and their own world from clashing. Two sides of this realm battle each other for their fates, while a malignant group plots to fight against them... Read More

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A group of Russian teenagers are drafted into separate sides of a civil war, when they are chosen to test a new type of Bio-Armor (BOA), used for anti-tank purposes. ------------------------------------------------- Chapter One: Sergei's life is changed forever... Read More
A widow of the Civil War ponders her husband's death and remembers him fondly, though, she discusses who she blames for his death. Read More

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In the year 2056, Civil War again threatens the United Sates, this time the Northeast yearning for separation. Peter Franklin and his family try to remain loyal to their country while remaining beneath the eye of self proclaimed dictator,Nancy Pallock. It isn't until his family is forcibly separated and his… Read More
In the year 2056, Civil War again threatens the United Sates, this time the Northeast yearning for separation. Peter Franklin and his family try to remain loyal to their country while remaining beneath the eye of self proclaimed dictator,Nancy Pallock. It isn't until his family is forcibly separated and his… Read More
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