Fable stories, books, poems, and more

105 results

Several days later after Anima's defeat...Tyco is now treated as Tane's family's secondary son and Tane treated him as her own little brother. However, having a life as a human is difficult for him due to how the other humans look at him. He tried to enjoy his daily life… Read More
Tyco is a barn owl who unlike the other owl, a docile Tyto. He has an owner named Tane Avis who loved him. One day, while Tane was taking a walk around the park with Noira, her friend and Tyco on Tane's shoulder, they saw a witch named Anima and… Read More

Tags: fantasy, fable

Reads: 92

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A short story about what is important and unimportant in a person's life. About something or other choice. Read More

Reads: 246

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Pixies are known for being lively creatures but it's just not his day. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 27, 2021

Reads: 63

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Photos (c) Unsplash and Pixabay Read More

Reads: 189

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The House Cat has lived its whole life indoors. What happens when he wanders into the forest? Read More
A story about a cat who gets stuck in bag while trying to befriend a mouse. Read More

Tags: fable, cat, feelgood

a humble story about discovering and keeping in sight what one really wants in life. Read More
A friendly snowman visits the village of Sundial... Read More
A Catch-kin has entered Yawn Forest. Where is he going and why is he there? Read More
We are working on fables in class, and I figured I could just post this. Enjoy! Note: Something is wrong with the text size, I tried to fix it but it won't work, sorry. Read More

Tags: fable, short, lessons

Poem / Other

August 23, 2018

Reads: 378

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: fable

A possible continuation of an Aesop's Fable, "The Wolf and the Crane," D. Thurmond style. Read More

Tags: fable, wolf, deceipt, crane

Reads: 1078

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A young boy leaves his abusive father and goes off to find Santa Claus. On his way, he gets lost on a cargo ship and meets an anarchic ostrich who teaches him about himself. *Entry in the Short Story Contest* Note - This story was… Read More

Poem / Horror

November 24, 2017

Reads: 575

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Contently Deranged Travelers House

A cautionary tale. Read More
Growing up I was always inspired to do more things any time I saw or read something adventurous, or inspiring, different from other stories where a plot was common to them all. So I wrote this in hopes that all of any age could enjoy it. If I had to… Read More
When a covetous toad finds himself in need he realizes he's been in need far longer than he would ever admit. Read More

Tags: fable

A fictitious Sage tell a story that is totally unbelievable, but the ending is another thing. Read More

Tags: fish, fable, clouds, cat, sage

Poem / Poetry

January 18, 2017

Reads: 388

Comments: 1

The Poems House

A fable of a man, a throw-back to a earlier time in man's history. Read More
A brief fable about two very different young brothers that set out on their own to find their fortune. Read More

Reads: 687

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A poem of a perilous sea voyage. Note: "The Dream Within a Draem", "The Anna-Bell Lee" & "The City in the Sea" are titles from Edgar Allen Poe's works. Read More
All the animals in a country are condemned to death, but many of them are rescued by a citizen. Read More
A small fable I created to encourage, or in regards to self reflection. Read More
In the aftermath of the unimaginable, one figure wanders alone. Read More

Tags: fable, apocalypse

The story of how a woman becomes a siren. Feedback/opinions greatly appreciated! Read More

Short Story / Horror

January 10, 2016

Reads: 1141

Comments: 4

The 'The Odd Ones' House

Story about a dog who makes his living as a junkyard pit fighting champion Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

July 29, 2015

Reads: 537

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

An old man travels alone through a forest of eternal night, and discovers something extraordinary. Read More

Reads: 442

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A fable genre Jean de la Fontaine I originally wrote as a class project. Could also be considered a children's story. Please leave your thoughts and suggestions! Read More

Tags: fantasy, nature, fable

Fair-y tale Noun A children's story about magical and imaginary beings and lands. Synonyms: Folk tale, folk story, traditional story, myth, legend, fantasy, fable The common take on fairytales are the happy and cheerful things we see put out by Disney. Their origins tend to be dark, as written by… Read More
A raccoon searching for happiness stumbles upon a man who claims that a mysterious wealth is the source of his undying bliss. Read More
Flash Fiction Summer 2021 Writing Contest image

Welcome New Writers