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Not born with a silver spoon in her mouth, Sharlene Cunning-ham is a mediocre individual working for a successful jewelry company. Known as the errand girl of her boss, although she is a private secretary, she is a studious, hardworking, and excitingly bubbly person. Dramatic, Sharlene is a born professional… Read More

Book / Historical Fiction

February 23, 2021

Reads: 91

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

When twins are born their souls are braided together. When tragedy strikes, when one is lost, their souls are split. ~ How can one convince people the other isn’t dead? How can the other survive in a harsh world? ~ This is a story about family, friends, pirates, a cat… Read More
Not sure what to put here yet, but I hope you'll enjoy it. Read More

Book / Fantasy

February 21, 2021

Reads: 344

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Four noble houses have been known throughout the entirety of the kingdom of Silverton for quite a long time, but the fourth house has recently vanished, and its disappearance is still a mystery. A musician named Vaughan and his sister, Ariana took refuge at the mansion of one of the… Read More

Reads: 34

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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The HAPPIEST day of his life may be the SADDEST day of hers. Read More

Tags: family, drama, son, mother

Short Story / Flash Fiction

February 21, 2021

Reads: 39

Comments: 1

The Writing and Reviewing! House

a short story written for the review chain contest. 778 words. Read More

Tags: death, family, funeral

WHISPERS The ocean. Beautiful, terrifying, and unpredictable. Humans have only brushed the surface of this mystifying world. They're too loud, too chaotic, to hear the whispers of the sea. But some listen. They hear the songs of the sirens, the bloodcurdling cries of the mer, and the call to battle… Read More

Tags: love, family, sirens, lgbtq, mer

Book / Romance

February 19, 2021

Reads: 583

Comments: 8

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Cassie, Xavier and the whole family are back in this sequel to Family Matters. But they're not the only ones... Read More

Reads: 272

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

He stared at me. His eyes were alive and blazing, touching me everywhere despite being nearly seven feet away from me. Slowly, he strode towards me, tipping my chin back with his deft fingers so I could grovel with my eyes glued to his. "You're right, Adrienne," he sneered, a… Read More
Xavier or X goes on a worldwide adventure saving different supernatural species in a bid to show them all that family is anyone or everyone, through their adventures they discover government plots, Primordial beings set on destroying their world but most importantly a fight with their own personal demons in… Read More
Overwhelmed with sorrow, Idla narrated his story to Helen which explained why he always went to a particular spot in the restaurant Helen met him. What brought him grief? Read this story to find out. I'll try to keep publishing more parts of it, every Sunday, until it gets to… Read More

Tags: death, family, war, sorrow

This is the story of a man's life. They are snippets from his memory You must be over 18 to read this story He has a good family and his life starts well. However, with one wrong decision, he is pulled into a dark world. This decision will cause abuse,… Read More

Reads: 62

Comments: 2

Shelves: 4

The Booksie Classic House

a short story of 3 kids growing up in an orphanage. they were close as siblings, which was their greatest wish, to become a real family. tragic events would make their dreams come to, but at what price? Read More

Reads: 1174

Comments: 5

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Angel has tried to stay on the right side of law and order. But when threats from her past resurface combine with present dangers to her family, she is pushed to seek justice and retribution on her own terms. Please note this story contains some violence and touches on topics… Read More
The story of a little girl rejected by family and led a lonely life until she met her love and felt whole until he died.By chance she was reunited, or so she thought, with that family only to be rejected once again. Read More
My family tree back to my 29th great-grandfather, King Hywel ap Cadell. Read More

Reads: 25

Shelves: 1

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Some incidents change your life even if you don't want them to ... Read More

Reads: 289

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Can the past follow you in your footsteps? Leah Smith had started a new life two years back, throwing her past out the window. She had friends, a family that supported her from afar but past caught up to her the day she decided to help her friend. and this… Read More
Chicago, 1996 Sixteen year old Scott Henderson has grown up in a caring family, along with his elder brother Billy. Unexpectedly, and in the worst possible way, he discovers a well hidden family secret that will jeopardize everything he has always believed in, and will put his life on the… Read More
Steph is loving life as a kiwi girl. Wandering the Ferndochty forests, exploring the creaks and painting the mountains has always meant the world to her. Until now. Steph must step into the real world and fend for herself, away from the safety of the Damsby township. Will she live… Read More

Reads: 133

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Family doesn't always mean blood. It's the people in your life that want you in theirs; the ones who accept you for who you are. The ones who would do anything to see you smile and who love you no matter what. When her foster parents die exactly 13 years… Read More
A continuation of the Guardians of Elyria series. Read More
Alexander, or Allie as everyone calls him has a new diary. You now have the chance to enter the confusing and exciting times and tribulations of being a teenager. Being a teenager is something we must all try, and it is not easy. This is the modern version of the… Read More
Makayla and her mom have moved into a new place and starting a new life together. However, Makayla's mom Faith thinks her daughter not only deserves the best birthday gift, but a friend to play with. Once Makayla meets her new friend, she finds something...odd about her friend? So many… Read More
My first trip that changed my life out of the many I was to enjoy later. Read More
A girl who didn't follow their footsteps... Read More
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