Fable stories, books, poems, and more

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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

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The Booksie Classic House

Tags: fable

A continuation of an Aesop's Fable, JEF style. Read More

Tags: fable, wolf, deceipt, crane

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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: 418

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

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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

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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

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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

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The Booksie Classic House

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

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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

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The Booksie Classic House

A short fable I made for a school project, I'm very proud of it. Read More

Book / Fantasy

March 03, 2015

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Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

He twitched against her, making small, uncontrolled jerking movements. His pulse was racing faster than even her own, yet … Yet she was alive and whole. His wicked claws hadn't ripped either her throat or her clothes and his teeth, whilst uncomfortably close to her throat, remained hidden behind his… Read More
Most turnips aren't golden. Most turnips can't talk either, but Peter knows one that can. And it also happens to be golden! Read More
Eva is mesmerised by the mysterious Keven who is new in town...but little does she know the mysteries he really holds! Castles, and mixed adventures lie in wait for her... Louis and Simon get even with bullies with the help of a...faery? Now, the places beyond the Rushlands are stark… Read More
Lipstick, a fish, lives in a fish bowl. And then, everything changes. "A Fish Called Lipstick" is partly autobiographical, a whimsical look at my own personal growth. Lipstick is named after the late Lipstick, a fish my nieces once had. Read More

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