Europe stories, books, poems, and more

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(Writing exercise) A previously ambitious city-worker contemplates her life and the decision to abandon the modern rat race. Less than 500 words, this piece aims to capture the rumination taking place in a single moment in time. This story revolves around choices and regret. Read More

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So it's going to be underway before the end of the month. Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

March 09, 2017

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How many are going to tumble and once it starts can it be stopped? Read More

Short Story / Romance

February 05, 2017

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A love this deep is not easy. Or rational. *My stories are inspired by true events. This particular entry is a trial run to measure response. Read More

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This book is based on lore I created for an alternate country in alternative Fascist Europe during WWII. Read More
Three warlords, a millennium old war, and a young woman chasing after her little sister. She gave up what she had, to reclaim what she lost... This is the story of Hana, an island nation with a dark and unusual history. Seven have come to Hana. And history shall continue… Read More
Considering cultural development, its dissemination and assimilation to be fairly extensive discourse, mainly cultures of the ancient world have been a subject of more complicated and thorough research discussions. Exploring those ancient cultures, it becomes very obvious that one of the first spread and strong cultures of Ancient Times was… Read More

Book / Mystery and Crime

February 05, 2016

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This is the story of me in the future, maybe 2050, maybe earlier... The cover represents my head bowed in shame, shame of what I became. Because "they" destroyed every pride I could have had in life. Read More

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Living in Germany... Read More

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It is the year 2056 and the Earth is in a state of global civil war. The War of Apostasy, as it would eventually be called, has been raging on for eight hard years with neither side, the Loyalists or the Separatists, wanting to give up. So how did it… Read More
2015, the white America up and sound once more. Read More
My final thoughts concerning the Confederate Flag, the use of symbolism as a powerful tool to convey ideas. A distinction between slavery and racism. Whether we should idolize the Confederate Flag as cultures have idolized objects before, and the dangers of doing so. Our belief system and a conclusion concerning… Read More
A brief discussion and analysis of the Confederate flag, its symbolism and if its appropriate to display today as a symbol of American pride as so many do without any knowledge behind its creation and what it represented, then and ultimately now. Read More
An essay about my personal experiences with racism. The use of African American as a designator of race and not point of origin. The fact that we are essentially all Africans, having all originated from Africa. How we should abandon African American as a designation of race for Black people,… Read More
This is a short story or essay I wrote about the ever present racism that is still spread like cancer throughout the United States. I have started a movement to end one tendril of this cancer by referring to African Americans as Blacks, simply because they are just as American… Read More
Satis Shroff is a poet living in Freiburg, German and he writes this time about the trauma of Charlie Hebdo as well as the terrorist attacks in Paris and feels the pulse of the country he has been living in over thirty years. Read More
In an alternative 1963, the smaller states across the Iron Curtain are suddenly and unexpectedly called to battle as the western powers engage in a brutal war against the USSR. Colonel Leskinen emerges as the sole survivor of a conflict in north-eastern Finland, and by some miracle, finds his way… Read More

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They're Not My Girls is Jesi's first short story. In They're Not My Girls, readers follow the narrator to the places she has never been before and interact with the people she has never met before. They're Not My Girls is an examination of the maybe and what those maybe's… Read More

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They say that Attack is the only defense... imagine the future of Europe from completely different angle. Read More
Essay about the history of homosexuality in Europe, specifically Germany, and the events leading up, and during, the Holocaust. Essay focused on the homosexuals. Read More

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Callia has always run. She has perfected the art of escaping and can disappear with ease. Her latest escape was performed with a master’s hand, but the guy she escaped from was different, he followed. Followed vigorously. What do you do when you're running from someone who is faster? Read More
You are the carrier of her life's tale, and although she may have only stepped out for a moments time, you taken in your hands 1900 years, enveloping your mind page by page in her most desolate desires and earth shattering secrets. Read More

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In 1899, as a young English woman of 20, Charlotte Carter finds herself in love with a soldier who is sent over to fight in the second Boer War. Desperate not to lose him she secures a job as a nurse in one of the camps. She has been sheltered… Read More
How the Black Death affected our history and its victims. Read More

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His wife is dead, his daughter is murdered, his home is engulfed by war. All he wants is peace. Read More

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A boy called Memo Note growing up in a place called little rock starts the year 1994, little does he know 1994 will be the best and worst year of his life. Read More
The year is 3014. What was once known as Europe is now only a government capitol surrounded by the remaining 14 cities. Each year, all 14 cities must give a male and female 12-year old to the government, and only one survives. But can love change the rules of the… Read More

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