Dystopian stories, books, poems, and more

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Book / Young Adult

October 24, 2014

Reads: 275

Comments: 3

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Humanity lives inside the high concrete walls of their cities, connected by bullet trains and run by a single government. The Central Republic spans from the Ural Mountains to the Atlantic Ocean and flourishes inside the protective walls. Now the Capitol wants to venture into the Outside. No one knows… Read More
17 year old Christa Orlov lives in a world where absolute peace is all that can save them. Training to become a KAshista, a peace-keeper for Pompeii, her brother gets captured by the Empire, and she's taken to join the Rebellion. Can she save her brother before it's too late? Read More
This is a experiment i'm currently working with, hopefully to evolve as a writer. Therefore i'm posting it here for feedback. Read More

Reads: 601

Comments: 1

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This is the free 20% sample of my short story, "No More Weekends", a dark vision of a possible future...one in which you never leave your workplace: "The computer turns itself on every morning. I only know it's morning by the light level in my cubicle. Its walls stretch to… Read More
We voted for a new government just yesterday. Things have changed since I last remembered. The White House was torched down, cities and buildings destroyed. We were panicking, until someone stepped up. I was aroused from sleep approximately three hours ago, and I see now that things are taking affect… Read More
This is a book that I started more recently (Beginning of 2014) that was the sort of lead-up to Contamination in terms of inspiration and planning. It's about a dystopian world and a girl who has to fight the government (That is a super cheesy discription, but you get the… Read More
Deep underneath the ragged city of Marenis, Areeve Waters has a secret: her brother is a murderer. Sent years ago from her house in a flurry of tears and terror, Areeve lived on the streets, squabbling for meals-until the children of Below welcomed her to their world. She lives her… Read More
The Beach was a short story assignment for my Fiction writing coursework. Read More

Book / Young Adult

December 23, 2019

Reads: 417

Comments: 2

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In a future city left poverty-stricken and crumbling after the ravages of climate change and economic destruction, two teenage boys discover something they've never seen before that sends them on life-altering journeys, dodging an ever-growing youth militia looking to bring the city, trapped underneath a once-breathtaking artificial sky, to its… Read More
In a dystopian world, gigantic insects have overtaken the entire Eastern Hemisphere of the world. The survivors in Russia have gone to war with the United States for resources, leaving the refugees from countries decimated to survive with little help on Atlantic islands. Our protagonist, Sydney La'amour, must survive on… Read More

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Comments: 18

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Equilibrium is a perfect city, with a brilliant design created by the Scientists, who keep a vigilant eye on their evolving population. When 13 begins her life as a full-grown citizen, she begins to suspect that her utopia is not as perfect as it seems. Read More

Reads: 150

Comments: 2

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In this dystopian tale Dylan Bestia prepares to go through the initiation of his tribe, a journey of which his two older brothers did not survive. As he begins his path, he begins to realize his chief has not been entirely truthful. Read More

Reads: 298

Comments: 1

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Prognosis: Life for Jamie Wilson was never great, but when she became the quarterback’s girlfriend her life changed. She knew everything was too perfect and waited for a reality check to hit, but she didn’t know it would hit so hard. After having to identify her boyfriend’s body she thought… Read More

Book / Fantasy

August 05, 2014

Reads: 317

Comments: 2

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Aaron had always heard of the experiments going on. He never thought he'd be the one, sent by the Governor, to retrieve them. Read More

Reads: 707

Comments: 3

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A world ruined by the 3rd world war has now been taken over by a one world government, forcing people to abide by there rules using the American Border Council. Scarred by her past experiences Naomi a teenage girl has escaped from Border and now lives freely at a farm… Read More

Reads: 516

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Remember who you are Nancy. Read More
In a Utopian future society and order reign. People are provided for and comfortable,but are they free? Read More
After the outbreak of an unknown disease which causes human mutation, our protagonist Nolan Baker travels the vast expanse of the US, searching for a purpose in life following the death of his daughter, whilst also trying to survive against the mutated hoards. Read More

Reads: 5921

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

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An alternative ending to Orwell's 1984. It's a happier ending than the original and Winston gets to stick to the man. Read More
War raged, like no war mankind has ever seen. Blood, Pain. Loss. Death. It raged for many, many years, until all that was left of earth was a handful of survivors, and a ragged, empty shell. These survivors built a new civilization: New Society. Divided into twelve countries, the remaining… Read More

Tags: dystopian

In a dystopian world where government does as pleased, a great illness has swept over a rural town. A mother and child attempt to live out life as usual, but come under increasing pressure. Read More

Reads: 365

Comments: 1

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This is the beginning of a story based of Rapunzel but set in a future Britain that has been destroyed in a war involving biological weapons. I don't really know whether or not to continue the story so there may or may not be a follow up. Read More

Reads: 353

Comments: 4

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Daughter of the president, Scarlett is used to mandatory speeches; however, her life is flipped when she goes to give a speech to the poor city of Peyton due to an act of defiance and finds that there's more to it. Read More
"The Survivors" is a series of online chats between two friends who are in separate containment facilities after the invasion of an unknown force. Read More
Ever since the Capitol killed her parents infront of her and her little sister, Elisa has been rebelling against the Capitol in small ways in hope that one day someone will be brave enough to overthrow the Capitol. But everything changes when she is called in The Reaping to compete… Read More
It's been two years since Avery's dad died in a car explosion. She is quiet and lonely but has everything she could ever want. But does she want to know the real reason behind her father's death ? Is it the only thing missing in her life ? Read More
Eighteen-year-old Tilly Breedlove’s father has sold her into a form of modern day slavery on Luna—the Tranquility Harbor Mining Company, 240,000 miles from home. Family Trade and Loan, an unscrupulous company, is more than willing to take her on and exploit her talent. Forced to be an exotic dancer, she… Read More

Reads: 240

Comments: 1

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The year is 2075. In 2000 the world entered World War III, which lasted 12, horrific years. It took 10 years, for the surface of Earth to become habitable once more. Since 2022, the worlds countries have been rebuilding, but none as fast as America. The new government is determined… Read More

Tags: dystopian

Book / Other

April 01, 2014

Reads: 1208

Comments: 1

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Natural genetic evolution is on the rise, and dividing society by blood status and purity. Katie Pierce and Adair Rose come from conflicting worlds, political ideals and social prejudice. Katie is a Divitiae – a person with desirable blood – and the oldest of her kind. Adair’s father, Senator Rose,… Read More
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