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"When I was a boy, my favourite thing to do was to walk through my father's cornfield..." An encounter with a strange creature when he was a child leaves an old man with a mystery to impart. Read More
Third o'clock in the morning. The time of dark forces and the gate of hell itself. The main character of this story often wakes up around three in the morning. She gets the feeling that something very bad will happen. Sometimes he panics. At the same time, she always realizes… Read More
Your author recounts the strange dream she had last night Read More

Book / Fantasy

February 04, 2021

Reads: 145

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

13 year old August [Auggie] Kami One day figures out that she can teleport to and from her old deleted story "Legend of Skaylor" but while she does this she starts to realizes that she starts to become one of the creatures from her story! Can she figure out a… Read More
With wild swimming very much in vogue these days what better time for baby comets?! Photo: Deanna about to bathe naturally - to see what she can find! And... duck! Read More

Reads: 220

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is an account of a Nirrati, it takes place in the fantasy land of Nirratia. A land bounded by snowy mountains far from all the kingdoms and empires. It's the home of its bird-headed and human-bodied creatures, who struggle to keep the mountains safe for their weak bodies. The… Read More
Camping in a haunted forest on Halloween sounded like a great idea until Raven's friends start disappearing one by one, kidnapped by a creature who won't stop until they're all gone. Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 03, 2020

Reads: 225

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Night and Darkness are not the same entity... Read More
What is your mind hiding from you? Aviana Dekkasare, seventeen years old and alone in a war filled world, believes herself to be a black blood: the outcome of a human made with negatively altered DNA. It wasn't her fault she was born this way, it was the scientist's, the… Read More

Reads: 105

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

When Natalie who is a recently transitioned werewolf falls in love with Gravakus which is an extremely powerful Dracklulis grow feelings for one another, they know time is of importance as a war is soon to happen. Leaving the safety of the breed of werewolves, they seek shelter in the… Read More
Legends tell of an ancient beast Said to stalk the night It flew from the east Its howel fills the soul with fright Read More

Poem / Horror

October 02, 2019

Reads: 390

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

The The Imaginarium House

Please note: this poem will also appear in the Imaginarium House Autumn/Halloween Collection. Cover image: Colton Sturgeon on Unsplash. Read More

Reads: 306

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Summer is not fun for everyone. Read More

Reads: 368

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Let me introduce you to a lesser known character from folklore. Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

Featured Review by AdamCarlton

"Satire is not dead! If I may say so, this is a rather feminine view. I speak as a responsible road user, of course! " Read More

What happened in the underground sewerage system of the town. Read More

Tags: horror, creature

A lesser creature craved for its life. Read More

Poem / Romance

April 04, 2019

Reads: 501

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The The Imaginarium House

Written for a Character in my WIP (Locked Behind Amethyst Eyes) Enjoy :) Read More
Grief is a terrible thing to experience, and for the irrational and overpowering imagination of young Elliot, it feels as though he’s living in a nightmare. Having succumbed to the loss of his mother, Elliot experiences depression while his father has had to be strong about the situation. While sitting… Read More
This is part of the Hair universe, set after the war has ended, but has always felt like the start of something bigger than just a short story. Am thinking of putting this up for First Chapter Novel Contest. Tell me what you think. Read More
Sometimes the safest place...is out there. Read More

Poem / Horror

August 03, 2018

Reads: 465

Comments: 4

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

A gothic collaboration with the great Hullabaloo22! With shadows their only company, they're alone without a choice. Until he can lure her into the depths to release her grieving voice. Read More

Reads: 599

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Another Hair Anthology piece. Set after the creature known as Follicle has taken over the world. Let me know what you think. Read More
After the creature know as Follicle takes over the world, one desperate survivor is hunted by the thing which used to be his wife. First Draft. Looking for feedback. Read More

Reads: 653

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

When his cat finds something weird, it changes his world. This is an origin story and I'm looking for feedback. Read More

Reads: 612

Comments: 1

The Poems House

{Trying to blend a two-style rhyming poem.} --- As for the story line: Not all things turn out the way they do in the movies, but some things turn up in the ???. Read More

Reads: 651

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

What shadow round yonder pen lurks? Read More
Darius, a creature with hare-like features, ventures out into the strange jungle and discovers a wide variety of unique species! Read More

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