Dystopian stories, books, poems, and more

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My first attempt at actually sitting down and writing a fictional work, all opinions are appreciated and especially criticism! Very rough draft, hope you enjoy. (: Read More

Book / Other

April 22, 2013

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This is a dystopian novel like no other. A nameless little crippled girl is living in a perilous future, destined to die. But when she is saved by one of the seemingly evil Providers on her deathbed, she is swept into a world of mystery and the lovely past. Read More
Dee's an orphan struggling to keep herself and her dog, Dog, alive. They live on the skirts of the city, where the have-nots languish in poverty while the haves glut themselves on luxuries in town. She knows to stay alive she has to move often, and alone. But her plans… Read More
After a second civil war, the United States has been transformed into the Christian nation of Amoenus. The citizens now deal with the reality of a theocratic society. Read More

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Dystopian story on the importance of education in America Read More

Tags: dystopian

This short story, set in a not too distant future where corporations have replaced states, tells the tale of Harvey Johnston's final days as Walmart's senator. Read More
Corinne is the adopted and unwanted child of seemingly happy parents. She lives in a dystopian society where over population and abnormalities are fixed by "the relinquishment ceremony, a ceremony that is meant to be treated as an honor. But is it? After Corinne watches a relinquishment on the day… Read More

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Four children go on the run to escape being "fixed", a process which changes the thinking of the brain in order to prevent another apocalypse. DYSTOPIAN!!!!!!!! Summary isn't very good, but PLEASE READ AND REVIEW/COMMENT!!!!!!! Read More
I just wanted to review the book Divergent by Veronica Roth. Do not read if you haven't read the book, it contains spoilers. Read More
When Dalyn, a fourteen year old boy growing up in the post apocalyptic state of Renatus, discovers that his dad was alive after five years of being missing, he is forced on an adventure to find the truth about himself and how to control his unusual abilities. Action, adventure, loyalty,… Read More
New World Underground is a character drama that focuses on a tyrannical global Empire drunk with power, and the hopeless faces from the gutters fighting against it. As Execution Day approaches, the Resistance must work to save an anti-Imperialist author from public execution. But when a mysterious woman appears on… Read More

Book / Young Adult

October 03, 2012

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Nobody really realised how important the electricity was until it was gone. That is a fact Spark Thames and her sister, Shine, know only too well. They spend their every day turning the Grindstone – a huge generator that is the human’s only means of power. Dedicated to protecting her… Read More
A speculative fiction short story broken up into a few sections, exploring a potential future world. Read More
Arden lives in a future where there are two groups of people, but she belongs in neither of them. Books are her only escape, but as they are forbidden, she is constantly in danger when she reads. The Faze is nearing, and I honestly have no idea what that means… Read More
Stuck still under lock and key a scary future that no one can see Read More
In a dystopian society where gender determines if you will live or die, the President must make a life-changing decision. Read More
A clever, slightly overconfident girl is forced to leave behind her life and engage in an education for a world leader. While at RASP, she's introduced to many mysteries, some of which could change both her life and the existing worl forever. Read More
"In a world where perfection is ideal, a single flaw can destroy you." Despite being born deaf and abandoned as a baby, fifteen-year-old Ryn grows up happy and cheerful; all thanks to the generosity of an elderly couple who took her in as their own. Her life, even though she… Read More
The first two chapters of the exciting, highly acclaimed novel The Fall, which is the first part of the God Slayers Trilogy. Set in a future world where two warring gods have decimated the planet young Ben Casper, who lives in an old hopping mall with his family, faces a… Read More
Thoughts that needed to be written down to get them out of my head. Read More

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They choose your profession. They choose your family. They choose your home. They choose your life. Sixteen year old Nat has what she thinks a wonderful life. Great friends, a loving family, and no stress. Everything changes when The Watchers choose a new path for her. One that will take… Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 22, 2012

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Only A crowbar in hand, a man on a crusade ... Crowsader (My Character) just wrote about this idea today that has been filling my mind fr a long time now Read More
The Silence. Abandoned from society, they wonder alone and lost, waiting for death. Tazmin is one of them. She has lost all hope of survival... until she meets Saben on the other side of the fence. Read More
They're the Sons. The sons of the founding fathers. They were supposed to purify, to help humans see the right path. Then, why is Skylar and his dad barely getting along? They say the moon is only but an illusion. This is where Skylar's dad steps in. Can they prove… Read More
A world, distant from our own. Where work is no longer a choice, but an obligation. Where death isn't frightening, but more of a way out of a putrid life. Seen from the eyes, of a boy. Read More

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Thomas races to save the one he loves before the government gets to her first. Author's Note: I wrote this for my english class last month. I really like it and I hope you do too :) Read More

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Something's suspicious as twelve men and twelve women compete to win on The Mating Game. Contestants become more desperate as, one by one, they are eliminated. Find out how love can be both a game and serious business. Read More
RIVER DAWN is a dystopian adventure that takes place in the years following a worldwide deluge. A 15 year old Alice Page is on a journey with her researcher father and family down a great, flooded river in search of life. Alice's mother wants to leave the boat and her… Read More
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