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NOTE: THIS IS THE FIFTH BOOK IN TFR SERIES - DO NOT READ UNLESS YOU'VE COMPLETED BOOKS 1-4, OTHERWISE THERE SHALL BE SPOILERS AND CONFUSION!! Not long ago, four gods had found a prophecy, and with it, five signs to mark how close it was to completion. They've been procrastinating… Read More

Book / Other

November 11, 2020

Reads: 95

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

In the world of Evergreene, the suicide rate of orphans had gradually reached an all time high of 54% in the last year, and growing steadily with every passing month. Trapped in a world outside the kingdom's walls, where demons wander for their next appetizer, they were poor and starved… Read More

Book / Romance

November 11, 2020

Reads: 100

Comments: 4

The Booksie Classic House

(Temporary cover.) Reina has her eye on an upperclassman named Daichi, and she will make sure that no one else has him. But, someone stands in her way - Kosuke, a friend she has had since middle school. Kosuke also has feelings for Reina, but she won't let him get… Read More

Short Story / Other

November 09, 2020

Reads: 44

Comments: 1

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Two brothers wander through their war ravaged home, scavenging to feed themselves. But all may not be as it seems. The fruit doesn't pick itself. Read More

Tags: dark, war

Short Story / Horror

November 07, 2020

Reads: 31

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

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A family vacation goes very wrong when a 14-year old girl named Aubrey meets a man of nightmares, Pigman. The infamous urban legend comes alive in my first short story. Read More

Tags: dark, slasher

Short Story / Other

November 06, 2020

Reads: 52

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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World peace has finally been achieved. There is a price for this peace, however. / My entry for the (November) Review Chain Contest (Also a possible prelude to more stories set in this world.) Read More

Short Story / Horror

November 06, 2020

Reads: 67

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Poem / Poetry

November 06, 2020

Reads: 21

Comments: 2

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Tags: dark, life

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Tags: love, dark, romance, life, girl

(Don't Read If Death Triggers You) A Conversation With Death. Read More

Tags: dark, death, poetry, life, pain

Poem / Romance /

November 01, 2020

Reads: 26

Comments: 3

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A song i had a melody in my head for 20 years. Couldn't come up with words...till now. Read More

Tags: dark, eyes, brown, lady

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"Oh... so romantic!!! I loved the lines, "Is that singing that I hear?/ Or is it the sound of/ The angles you draw near." I would definitely l..." Read More

Book / Horror

October 30, 2020

Marionette is a young girl, who was once confronted with unspeakable horror. A short novelle. Read More

Tags: dark, horror, death

"The Quest of Becoming Human" tells the story of a nameless disturbed and troubled serial killer with a tragic past through first person perspective narration. The character's personality and behavior is inspired by real life serial killers Ed Kemper and Jeffery Dahmer. Read More

Reads: 36

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Between life with myself, or death with you, the line is so thin....this is my last piece of Poetry for a while. Read More
Mark Fraser is a man who suffers from psychological distress after the death of his wife, Anna, in a car accident two years' ago, in New York. As he recovers, he finds that he, and other people, are drawn into a web of darkness that grips them. Read More

Book / Fantasy

October 22, 2020

Reads: 147

Shelves: 1

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Clay's boring life becomes a sensual journey through darkness and magic after missing his bus home after work. Read More
By the Revora blood, we are bound as one. Airox Avoras - The Affdemaai - believes he is cursed with vile blood magic; a curse that spoils his life with fear and corrupts his very veins. But when he is exposed inadvertently, the blood magic he has feared all his… Read More

Poem / Other

October 17, 2020

I wrote this poem during my senior year of high school. It was during a time where I thought I might be transgender, and I was afraid of saying anything. This short poem as it gets dark towards the end, pays a reference/tribute to the many that have lost their… Read More

Poem / Other

October 16, 2020

Reads: 52

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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A short poem to set the Halloween mood. Read More
Some parts are definitely historically accurate, whilst some are debatable. We cannot know for sure. Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

October 16, 2020

Reads: 255

Shelves: 1

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A young girl caved in by the harsh enviroment around her, finds refuge in a world she unknowingly creates in her mind. this is my take on a children's book for adults. Read More
Erica and Caleb do not get along. So why on Earth were they paired for a waking state aboard the Valley Forge?! And what would happen if the only home they knew was suddenly no more? Read More

Book / Science Fiction

October 13, 2020

Reads: 123

Comments: 3

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After the young, adventurous Alyss and her friends go exploring the woods one night after a strange tremor their worlds are permanently altered. Their perception is warped as knowledge of a new place and time comes into their minds. Unfortunately, as Alyss and the others begin to explore this strange… Read More
Richard Myerson suffers from paranoia in his New York apartment. As he thinks that he has seen someone die, the police detectives don't believe him, until someone dies, and he is the next victim of death itself. Read More

Reads: 32

Shelves: 1

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In the midst of dealing with the fall out of a school scandal, Shane is visited by his childhood best friend--who went missing 3 years ago. Read More
Marcus Obsidian, former Mayor of the town of Dren. Brokers a deal bent on revenge that is more than he bargained for, as he unwittingly plunged himself into an age-old prophecy. One that is to settle the war between the forces of Light and Darkness. Can this one mistake truly… Read More
The unfortunate realization of the place one has in the world. A cage she can never break free from. Read More

Tags: dark, life, fruit, sexism

after her life on land ends painfully, cordelia drifts back to the sea. Read More

Tags: dark, gothic, lesbian, lgbt, wlw

A poem on being trapped Read More

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