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Take a look at the latest contest for the Review Chain, there's some great prizes on offer! Read More

Book / Non-Fiction

January 20, 2018

Reads: 165

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I must admit that this story of Annie Oakley shows clearly how a young girl could go through so much and still comes out on top. She had guts and she was very courageous. Supporting her family in time of need. She stood up for women. Read More

Essay / Other

January 19, 2018

Reads: 7

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 33

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Land of Dragons House

A short story written for ShadaStorm120's short story contest 'The One That Binds Us'. When a seemingly perfect world has gone without flaws for years, what will happen if that world becomes distorted and things begin to go wrong? Read More
The Misfits travel to Seattle to take part in Grunge Con! (The first of my two entries for the Seattle-based 2017 JemCon!) Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

November 30, 2017

Reads: 32

Comments: 3

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

The god of light, Ratoscus and the god of darkness, Tuuxig brawl it out in the heart of Tal'icoma. What side will win? Will Jarod, Johnson, Mavrick and Howard be able to help Ratoscus . Find out in the second part of The War of Twin Gods. If you… Read More

Book / Fantasy

November 28, 2017

Reads: 0

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: contest

At first, Jakayne thought Christmas had become corrupt with advertisements and commercialism. Then she finds out that it is something more. Read More

Reads: 49

Comments: 3

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

I entered the contest hosted by ShadaStorm120. The element I chose was Water. I hope ya'll enjoy this. Word Count: 5634 Sorry, Shada, I tried to stick within the word count, so if you want to penalize me, you can, lol. Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

November 12, 2017

Reads: 46

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A young man's reality is turned upside down for the second time when he discovers a shocking secret about himself... and the world. (Entry for ShadaStorm120's The One That Binds Us contest — 5000 words) Read More

Reads: 106

Comments: 14

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 51

Comments: 10

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

A short story written for ShadaStorm120's contest, 'The One That Binds Us.' Read More
Welcome one and all, to the One that Binds us. So, this is my very first contest. I’ve been on Booksie for quite awhile now and recently decided I should probably try hosting one. I am hoping this will be fun, challenging and most of all, rewarding, so read… Read More
Where did I go wrong? Was it not wearing enough makeup? Dating the wrong guy? Not having enough money? Having the wrong friends? Does that make it okay for them to break me, bully me, until I fall into a pile of tears, just another used napkin for their… Read More

Reads: 10

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Read the book to find out. Read More

Tags: contest

Reads: 74

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Review Chain House

This is a side story for the main story for Revilantya. Here is Revilantya: https://www.booksie.com/515740-revilantya-land-of-giants Read More
This is the contest for the Review Chain house, which everyone is welcome to join Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 17, 2017

Reads: 38

Comments: 5

Shelves: 2

The The Devil's Trap House

Tags: sadness, contest

25 dollar prize Read More

Reads: 91

Comments: 6

Shelves: 3

The Skitch Bot House

25 dollar prize for best story Read More

Tags: contest, prize

Reads: 78

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This poem is for Crazygirl's writing competition. I had to write something about a topic she would assigned; I got "Native Americans". That's why I decided to explore the legend of the dreamcatcher and how it came to be, while I explore the subject of heartbreak and the longing of… Read More
My entry for the Spring 2017 Flash Fiction Contest Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 01, 2017

Reads: 105

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 80

Comments: 3

Shelves: 4

The Booksie Classic House

Another writing contest entry!? Yup... Just deal with it. This contest is hosted by Crazygirl and it's called Any Topic Contest. I found it challenging for I had to write something based off of one word but it was fun! I hope you all enjoy my topic: Diamonds. Read More

Reads: 141

Comments: 8

Shelves: 2

The A poetic fantasy House

Tags: poems, contest

Reads: 83

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The only poem I've ever written in a single draft. In less than two minutes the words found their way from my heart and I hope they can find a place in yours. This is my entry into the 2017 Booksie Poetry Contest. Read More

Tags: romance, contest

Voting for the Review Chain contest Read More

Tags: contest, voting

Reads: 266

Comments: 22

Shelves: 2

The A poetic fantasy House

Come on here poets! Would you accept this challenge?? Read More
Booksie 2017-2018 Short Story Contest

Welcome New Writers