End-of-the-world stories, books, poems, and more

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Rowan was no more than 18 when the world met its end. 10 years later, she has no home and little way of surviving. However, she's well known as the best hunter, survivor and soldier that has ever crossed the Ruins and would do anything to protect her 13-year-old tag… Read More
The zombie apocalypse has come. On a day like any other day, you come across a bloodstained diary. Inside are the stories of survivors just like you. What are their stories? How long did they survive? Are they still alive? Is there any hope left? Turn the page. Read More
I Called Him May is the first version of a short, fictional story based on how the world ended. It is a 2-minute read that will make you think about what the human imprint on the world is. Read More
Former New York City Police Officer, Jack Wiley, is the last man on earth after the world ended. As he explores the ruins of New York City, he begins to realize that he may not be as alone as he thought. A creature hunts him. A man with glowing green… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Atop a crumbling building Philip looks on at the shattered remains of civilization Read More

Book / Fantasy

December 13, 2018

This tale is about a man who has led a somewhat normal life, he lives in a small village far away from any other civilization, and there is good reason for it. The land the village is built on has many names, but most refer to it as the cursed… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

No real description here. I wrote this at like 4AM and it's based on images that popped into my head while listening to this song and reading the English lyrics: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cDhfZpFGlg4 Yep. Just for fun. Read More

Reads: 204

Comments: 6

Shelves: 4

The BoMoWriCha Prompts House

From a story prompt by T.E. Jackson in BoMoWriCha house. Read More

Reads: 454

Comments: 4

The Booksie Classic House

the stories following various survivors after a horrific apocalyptic event destroyed the world. Read More
Everything seemed off. I ignored it, but that caused me my life Read More
after devastation hits the earth, there is one person left. the last human alive. Read More

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Comments: 5

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The The Imaginarium House

Windows 10 picks the most awkward times to upgrade Read More

Short Story / Horror

March 05, 2018

Reads: 294

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The Booksie Classic House

Everything is better in here. With you Read More
There is spirits everywhere, even in Japan. Even to destroy the world. Division 9 Occult Club in Tokyo has found a spirit that is unlike nothing they have ever seen before. So they decide to confront their founder. Kazuma Kain who has lived for 1000 years. Now with a… Read More

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Comments: 6

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The Booksie Classic House

An invitation to the end of the world shakes up a business consultant's worldview. Read More
I have grown up with depression. one of the many things i struggled with was being content with my life. one of the things i always used to want was someone who understood me. that is simply what this poem is about. watching the end of the world with… Read More
28 years after the battle of Tokyo and the world, Kentaro and the gang has forgotten about 28 years ago, but when each one of them are captured and rounded up, they will learn the true meaning of the apocalypses and the final mystery of the apocalypses. They meet… Read More
It was just a normal day with Kentaro, but when creatures emerge from the sky and start attacking the city, Kentaro and his fellow friends must now find a way out of the city, but when they travel back in time to 2004 and the real enemy is Jun!… Read More

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Comments: 2

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The The Imaginarium House

Independent of each other doesn't mean you don't need each other. Read More
Samson, a scientist assigned to lead a project to finding a cure for the outbreak, faces the difficulties of completing his mission and with limited resources. Being held captive in a dark, desolate room and with the entire world at the mercy of the Diseased, will he be able to… Read More

Reads: 847

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The Booksie Classic House

short "end-of-the-world" type of story involving a fictional version of myself and friends! Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

At the end of the world a man contemplates what he has done and why. Read More
There are tales of them. 'The Five' Ancient warriors chosen to defend the planet from disaster. We're taught the lessons in school, hundreds of years ago there was an ancient evil known as The Myuat who descended upon our planet with the intent to wipe out everything.... We believed that… Read More

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Comments: 4

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The Booksie Classic House

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The Booksie Classic House

A light appears inside a ruined bar during the end of the world. Read More
The four horsemen, Conquest, War, Famine, and Death have been released by the hand of the Almighty, and with them they carry the instruments of fate that will end heaven and Earth. For those who typically are not fans of Biblical fantasy, this is not an enhanced Bible story. I… Read More
It's the end of World War III, and for these two veterans, life has never seemed more pleasurable than at its end. Read More

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Comments: 5

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The CLOG House

Tim makes a decision that jeopardizes the future of the Human Race. Read More
This is a story about the end of the world. I know, it's lame, too many books and movies have already capitalized on this theme. However, this story doesn't involve the zombies, the aliens or the mutants. I am imagining things in a more "realistic" scenario. I hope you will… Read More
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