Destruction stories, books, poems, and more

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When a young man sees death and destruction for the first time, it can test his view of the world and how to live in such a world. Of course, his lack of education didn't help matters any. Read More

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Comments: 4

The Booksie Classic House

Cover image: Joshua Koblin on Unsplash. Read More

Reads: 50

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A destiny written in stone, foretelling a curse of a doomed love from the start. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 30, 2019

Reads: 137

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The loss of happy places with the onward march of time... Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

September 19, 2019

Reads: 163

Comments: 7

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A poem of confidence shot. Cover image: Sharon McCuthceon on Unsplash. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 10, 2019

Reads: 169

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

There is that side of life which is not good. My poem. Read More
She laid for a few moments in bed, her mind still wrapping around the encounter and the scene. Out of all the facts and ideas she had, one of them stood out more clearly than the rest. “The end is coming.” --- A short story involving a concept that I'd… Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 21, 2019

Reads: 139

Comments: 1

The A Home For Poetry House

A short free verse poem Read More

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Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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A short essay inspired by a quotation that I came across. Cover image: pixabay.com Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 10, 2019

Reads: 200

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Self-loathing extracted upon beauty. Read More

Reads: 214

Comments: 7

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A follow-up story to 'The Call'. https://www.booksie.com/595181-the-call Cover image: pixabay.com Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 14, 2019

Reads: 285

Comments: 3

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Redemption came in shades of damned. Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 07, 2019

Reads: 196

Comments: 2

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The bomb and after. Read More

Tags: war, destruction

2018 was a rough year on the Big Island...and everywhere else Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 21, 2018

Reads: 840

Comments: 3

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Poem / Poetry

November 14, 2018

Reads: 316

Comments: 4

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

One day, the light will die. Read More
Haiku of societies problems. Read More

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Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Destruction of humanity. Read More

Reads: 425

Comments: 9

Shelves: 1

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Book / Fantasy

September 09, 2018

Reads: 1142

Comments: 6

Shelves: 2

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Larisa Vela is sent to a facility, meant to wash away any trace of what make her unique. When she arrives, however, things seem a bit... off. While discovering many things about a past she never wanted, Larisa finds herself wanting to change. Not only change herself, but change… Read More
The story is set in the future. Year one marks the Scientific Enlightenment, the moment in which the real history of human kind started. But while gaining knowledge people lost the most important thing they ever had: their humanity. And the rise of civilisation was also its downfall. Very… Read More
A 14 year old imagines he's a dragon and destroys the town. Read More

Tags: destruction

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Comments: 2

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The Booksie Classic House

An unknown entity blesses the world with his powers of creation when in reality he lays waste upon the pure souls of the world... Read More
Even after a hurricane, there is still the promise that life continues and healing can take place for anyone. Read More
Will a group of survivors living in an abandoned school be able to survive? A story about Rust, a terrible virus which turns anything organic into a rusted sharp dangerous force of destruction. Nature is seaming to fight back, but is it enough? Read More

Reads: 808

Comments: 11

Shelves: 6

The Booksie Classic House

An experiment in 'show and tell'. Pictures all sourced from Pixabay.com, CCO and free to use. Read More

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"Brilliant work, Hully! This is a gripping story! Amazing tone and atmosphere, your descriptions and pacing are phenomenal, and the pictures re..." Read More

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