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Book / Romance

June 23, 2022

Reads: 4688

Comments: 28

Shelves: 2

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Have you ever got so lost in a book it's as if you were actually there. Estelle Bennett was left a little Old bookstore that used to belong to her grandmother, it was a place that Estelle had loved since being a child and her Grandmother had always said it… Read More

Book / Horror

June 10, 2022

Reads: 276

Shelves: 1

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It was a normal day at school until Midnight Terrors broke out... Disclaimer: THIS BOOK IS INSPIRED BY A DREAM FROM MY FRIEND BUT HAS BEEN IMPROVISED BY JAYRUSHAR, Thank you for reading. Read More
Mindy Anderson has been always afraid of the water. One day Mindy’s friend Justin Smith invites Mindy to go sailing. At first, Mindy did not want to go, but she changes her mind. Andrew Hillard, Amy Lawrence, Stuart Jackson, and Heather Portman friends of Mindy were going sailing with Justin.… Read More

Reads: 111

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Oh! How I long for rest. How I long to get away from it all. How I long to escape. How I long to free myself from these shackles of life. How I long to flee this mortal coil. How I long for eternal slumber. How I long for the… Read More

Book / Fantasy

March 16, 2022

Reads: 364

Comments: 1

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Vian escapes from his miserable reality. Inspired by the Nevermoor Book Series! Read More

Tags: fantasy, escape

Poem / Fantasy

March 07, 2022

Reads: 206

Shelves: 1

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Will she fly or will she fall? Read More
A poem written about self acknowledgement, being free and escaping Read More
Originally written on the notes app on my iPhone. December 03, 2020 some time around 03:00 EST in Florida. Death, she is a terrifying angel. Read More
Created by Jacob L. Ansley. This is a suspense fiction piece about triumph over personal issues. Told in the form of a descriptive narrative with a main character that navigates through a building to the exit victorious ever after. A female main character with thought and dialogue. Here the reader… Read More
Try getting away from this earth. My poem. Read More
Cover image: Pixabay.com. Read More

Tags: death, escape, flee

The night brings me the dreams that let me escape into nothingness. To a place that no one knows and where no one can follow me. To a place where time does not exist and where I can be anyone or anything. I can be a gust of wind on… Read More
Dreams are our escape from the reality before us, around us and inside us. They are a respite from the insaneness and the maddening daily existence that assaults are sensibilities and our lucidity. It is the escape valve for our insecurity and our anxieties. Read More

Essay / Fantasy

June 12, 2021

Reads: 144

Comments: 1

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The night brings me the dreams that let me escape into nothingness. To a place that no one knows and where no one can follow me. To a place where time does not exist, and where I can be anyone or anything. I can be a gust of wind on… Read More
A short poem for those who wish to live forever. Read More
He had been stranded in a closed-in-cave for two years after running away from his master. But he would escape. Again. Inspired by prompt: “create an imaginative text with a central voice that conveys hope or redemption” Read More
The Great Escape is about a group of kids that go to Hershey, PA's theme park on an ordinary day...but get an EXTRAORDINARY experience. Read More
Entrapped by an AI that forces him to complete seemingly useless tasks in hope of one day to escape. Exploring the cruel relationship and betrayal between an AI that at first is seemingly friendly, but reveals its sinister beliefs as the story progresses. Trust nobody, not even yourself. Read More
A girl who didn't follow their footsteps... Read More
Cyril with Elaine must get their group out of danger and to a new safe land but time is against them. Read More
He is trying to get away from prison. How in the world is he going to do that? Read More
This time I'll hold you close. My poem. Read More

Reads: 188

Comments: 3

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Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

Tags: escape, deja-vu

Reads: 470

Shelves: 1

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Katie Chase was just serving out her detention when a beaker spilled on one of the Scholastic Decathlon students. Now, the entire high school is on lockdown, quarantined together, as the CDC works quickly to figure out what infection this is and if the students can ever leave safely. When… Read More
He is in great danger. He has to run away somehow. What is he going to do? Read More

Tags: prison, danger, escape

A middle-aged man attempting suicide takes a room in a boarding house on the New Jersey shore during the height of summer, and encounters a woman who tries to seduce him into embracing life. A wrenching emotional journey. (Two-character stage play) Read More
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