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Just a short story about two icons of Irish folklore and their chance meeting. --- Or was it by chance? Read More
The darkest secrets of the past that were once forgotten have paved the way to a twisted future. 8 boys scattered across the land have forgotten who they are and with a sudden darkness attempting to consume the land, they realize they must put their differences aside and work together… Read More
Dedicated to Agnes Johnson (1948-2013) who passed away on March 6, 2013 Read More

Book / Thrillers

December 01, 2020

Reads: 559

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The The Imaginarium House

The world's population has grown to a point where the Quarantine games are now present in America for all the world to see, bringing death and entertainment to control the population. Katrina, a small town bakers daughter is brought to the games after failing the test that determines where… Read More

Book / Thrillers

December 01, 2020

Reads: 184

Comments: 6

Shelves: 3

The The Imaginarium House

Sariphine, also known as Red Riding Hood in the village of Thasis, comes to find the truth about herself. Falls in love with a woodcutter with a dark past that haunts him. Supposed to be wed to the nearby king who is a jerk, but also a vampire. And a… Read More
Just a story about a dream, and some history. Read More

Tags: death, dream, april, moans

Poem / Romance

November 28, 2020

Reads: 18

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem about the grief of a man, who lost his wife. Read More

Tags: death, hope, wife

Short Story / Horror

November 27, 2020

Reads: 22

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

It's always nice to visit The Midnight Cafe. Enjoy your stay. Read More
I no longer look both ways before crossing the street Read More
During time of starvation a couple loses a child to miscarriage, only to find a new bundle of joy in the forest. Will this get them hung? Magic, happiness and dark themes take place in this story. Read More
Who shall flee the dusk? Read More
Take a seat, grab a cup, for Mr. Death will tell you a short story of a being who lived for thousands years and a human warrior that fell in love with each other. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 21, 2020

Reads: 62

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Picture by Susu Laroche (Flickr) Read More
Mortemer, a deadly disease, spread through a single bite, is turning healthy people into something savage, unthinking and undead. As the virus threatens to ravage all of humanity, Rei Divata leads her group of survivors on a worldwide search to find the source of the pandemic and, with much needed… Read More
This is a story about loss and life. George just turned 50 and doesn't know what to do with his life anymore. One day, he decides to return to the retirement home where his mom has been living for many years. He dreads going there, for his mom has absolutely… Read More
When he was young, he witnessed a very traumatic event that would ultimately lead to a series of Life lessons and adventures that would forever shape the man he would become. As a troubled youth, can he adapt and learn to change his own future for the better; or will… Read More
Four noble houses have been known throughout the entirety of the kingdom of Silverton for quite a long time, but the fourth house has recently vanished, and its disappearance is still a mystery. A musician named Vaughan and his sister, Ariana took refuge at the mansion of one of the… Read More

Short Story / Other

November 10, 2020

It would take too much time and effort to explain why this was written in the first place just understand it isn't probably why you think. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 09, 2020

Reads: 30

Comments: 1

The Poetic Dreamers House

A rough draft of a free-verse poem set on a lake floor. Read More
Luke Sidman was a newly turned vampire who was changed by the famous Beatrice Clanson who had faked her death a year earlier. Luke had a family, but when he was assassinated, he lost it all. All he had left was Beatrice. Photo by Reza Hasannia on Unsplash Read More
Alexa and her sister, Kimberly, thought that they would have to be the only ones to protect their children. But, what happens when they find out that maybe that isn’t exactly true? And that, even in a world that is now ruled by the dead, they can still find love? Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 04, 2020

The title says it all. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 05, 2020

I had to let it out when it all started, back in March I wrote this short little thing. Read More
(Don't Read If Death Triggers You) A Conversation With Death. Read More

Tags: dark, death, poetry, life, pain

Poem / Poetry

November 01, 2020

Reads: 33

Comments: 4

The Booksie Classic House

Just thinking about a friend in a coma, his wife, and the world outside. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 01, 2020

Reads: 35

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

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