Contest stories, books, poems, and more

1,211 results

It is uncertain whether or not the bonds we make in this life will carry on to be something greater than one could ever imagine. Perhaps this all begins in adolescence. Lessons of humanity and richness in character can be taught at any age and are exemplified as so. Four… Read More

Reads: 77

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Flash Fiction Summer 2019 Writing Contest. Read More
A man is appointed to carry out a difficult task, will he make it? Read More
A mother's final letter to her son as she lays on the hospital bed. With only minutes left on her clock, the mother tries to give her son one more gift before she leaves this Earth - her final words. Read More
Entry for Flash Fiction Summer 2019 Writing Contest Read More

Tags: contest

Reads: 111

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

An entry into the Booksie Flash Fiction Summer 2019 Writing Contest. What happens when a drunk wakes up in a subway terminal with no memory of how he got there and carrying with him only a suitcase with an alarming stench? Read More
"Understanding" is a flash fiction piece about facing your demons. It was first published on fiftywordstories.com and was later published on flashfiction.net. It won fiftywordstories.com's story of month for October 2018. Read More
A poetic telling of how my character Cynthia became useful in my literary universe! Read More
The Review Chain is holding a contest, anyone is welcome to join. Read More
Entry for Flash Fiction contest. Read More

Reads: 210

Comments: 3

The Abandoned House

A subway ride is something most people wouldn't have a problem with, but for some it can be a trigger for fear. Flash Fiction Summer 2019 Writing Contest entry. Read More
Happiness may just be a train ride away. Another entry in the Booksie Flash Fiction Summer 2019 Writing Contest. Read More
This was written for day two of a prompted contest, with a 500-word limit. I can't tell you the prompt, because it'll spoil the story, haha. This one is way better than the first one. It's a bit more cheesy and unrealistic, but it's more emotional. Maybe even pleasant? Enjoy,… Read More

Book / Romance

May 09, 2019

Reads: 155

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A seventeen year old girl gets kidnapped and is forced to spend forever in a desolate basement. Her story soon takes an unexpected turn. Read More

Tags: contest

The Boy & The Spear is an original short story that follows a teenaged boy by the name of Aster who is making his gladiatorial debut in the Arena where he will face many foes in the name of blood and glory! This short story is a work in progress… Read More

Article / Other

December 22, 2018

Reads: 185

Comments: 2

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 405

Comments: 16

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

An informal contest designed to practice the art of poetry Read More

Poem / Humor

November 01, 2018

Written for the BoMoWriCha contest of the same name. I think I missed the deadline but I still wanted to post the effort anyway... Read More

Reads: 643

Comments: 35

Shelves: 1

The Poetic Dreamers House

Good poetry comes from the deepest part of the soul where words are twisted into something beautiful. This is what I want you to access when entering this contest, you up for it? Read More

Short Story / Humor

September 23, 2018

Reads: 218

Comments: 14

Shelves: 1

The Review Chain House

I want to be funny or whatever. I'm entering this into the Tickle My Funny Bone contest, and I want criticism so honest that I will want to die. Enjoy the story, and if you don't, help me get better! Read More

Reads: 358

Comments: 13

Shelves: 4

The Review Chain House

This is for the writing contest and the theme I picked out was mental health and mental-illness. It goes in depth of what it is, I try to go in depth of what it's like living with a mental illness or a mental disorder. Read More

Reads: 425

Comments: 8

Shelves: 2

The Review Chain House

For a contest. The mental illness is Visual and Auditory Schizophrenia. I reseached some sites that helped me understand what it is most like and I portrayed what i learned in this writing. Note that there are many types of ways that this can affect someone. Heres the site… Read More
A messy fanfic for Kat's contest. Read More
A contest for who can come up with the best fight story, I favour things that are well detailed but easy to vividly visualise from the text given. No well organized tournament fight stories allowed. Read More
Booksie 2019 Short Story Contest

Welcome New Writers