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Mark Anthony Oswald is a tired Vietnam veteran who is sickened by the vile and corrupt way his fellow citizens live in his rotten hometown. Guided by the voice of his beloved, he sets out to cleanse the city of its sins and sinners, even if it means going… Read More

Tags: drugs, murder, fire, crime, noir

Reads: 46

Comments: 8

Shelves: 3

The The Imaginarium House

I really enjoyed writing this the first time round and thought I could make this into an extended short story, to really grasp the understandings of Emma as a whole. I hope you enjoyed the extended version of this story, its strange to see the difference between when I… Read More

Tags: abuse, fire, fear, hatred, burnt

Short Story / Other

October 14, 2017

Reads: 0

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Winston has one final night in his car garage before the gov't. takes it from him. Read More
--CHAPTER 1 1/3 DONE-- Read More

Tags: fantasy, ice, fire

Short Story / Fantasy

September 19, 2017

Reads: 10

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Vintage Publishing House

This is a story of a young lady who, no matter what she does, has bad luck. I would go further and say she is a walking disaster. She knows it herself, as a teenager, she accidentally burns down her own home. Yet, her beaming smile draws in people… Read More

Poem / Humor

September 15, 2017

Reads: 18

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is part 8 of a 9 part series of poems about a fantasy world in which I get stuck. The animals speak, and are generally unhelpful while I try to find a way to get home. They were all written when I was in my mid… Read More

Tags: fire, animals, thieves, bat

Reads: 58

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Jordan was just a young high schooler who's life takes a turn for the worst when she begins having nightmares of a fire. She thinks its all just a nightmare, but only time can tell. Can she continue to live life normally thinking these are just dreams or will she… Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 20, 2017

Reads: 32

Shelves: 2

The Review Chain House

It always starts small, but grows into a monster. Read More

Tags: fire, hatred, spark, of, a

Poem / Romance

August 18, 2017

Reads: 31

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

This is a poem created by a friend. Ice, fire, red, blue. Enjoy! Read More

Tags: love, longing, ice, fire, flames

Short Story / Thrillers

August 17, 2017

Reads: 179

Comments: 10

Shelves: 4

The The Imaginarium House

What went wrong todays society for an event like this to happen so smoothly? Read More

Book / Science Fiction

August 15, 2017

Reads: 31

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

After a catastrophic event called The Scorching, humanity's population is reduced to 1 Billion. 1,000 years after the event, humans now live in five level towers underground called Pills. Follow Aryn as he fights to protect the one he cares about and discover how he is connected to The Scorching. Read More

Tags: fire, the, scorching

Disaster piece whereby fire struck an oil rig. Live through each harrowing moment: men saving comrades, the electrifying rescue, lax safety and stunning aftermath about corporate greed. Read More

Poem / Romance

July 30, 2017

Reads: 49

Comments: 4

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

For the lovers out there... Read More

Tags: love, heart, fire, care

The circle of life is sometimes broken by greed, and sometimes by accident, but Karma does not care which; --- it seems. Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 19, 2017

Reads: 42

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Mythological poetry. A poetry of creation, fire, and its ongoing rebirth thanks to a very special entity we've all been introduced to at least once, probably. Read More

Reads: 53

Comments: 5

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

The whole world is burning Read More

Book / Romance

July 17, 2017

Reads: 94

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

When Jack Clarkson's girlfriend cheats on him with his best-friend, he find it hard to move on, specially when it happens to be the same month his father dies and his mom going through a mental break down, and to make it worst a year later a women starts working… Read More
A story inspired by an anime called "Fairytail". A lost girl named Violet loses her parents after a mysterious incident with wolves murdering parents. Violets brother -Max- saves Violet from being killed by humans after she turns into a powerful wolf... What happens next? Read More
another inspirational poem, I felt like I hadn't done one in a while. I hope you all enjoy Read More

Poem / Fantasy

June 13, 2017

Reads: 55

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is poem #5 in my Journey To The Magical Realm collection. I'm working on a novel entitled Fiona & Waverly, future Goddesses of Fire and Water respectively. This poem is for them! Read More

Reads: 136

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: fire

a man questions his purpose. will he be able to return to the time before he knew? Read More

Tags: god, fire, purpose

Poem / Poetry

May 26, 2017

Reads: 40

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

this poem is about addiction - I found a friend I've been out of touch with for many years only to find he was battling an addiction. When we spoke finally, he shared how things have changed and how since stopping he's been able to find some semblance of himself… Read More
Henry is the Golden Phoenix, a vigilante with the power to control fire. Soon, a new vigilante calling himself the Silver Hydra shows up. Kelly a government agent and her boss Max help Henry with finding out who the new hero is. As well as finding out what the boss… Read More

Poem / Romance

May 22, 2017

Reads: 79

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

When they take your love and leave. Just wait until they see you were right. Read More

Tags: love, pain, fire, lust

Torunn is 17 years old and lives in North Carolina, she has a little sister named Angel, who is small for her age and is very beautiful, same with Torunn. Torunn's and Angel's parents died on a car crash when Torunn was 12 and Angel was 3, they now live… Read More

Tags: love, school, ice, fire

Short Story / Fantasy

May 08, 2017

Reads: 62

Shelves: 1

The Fantasy Realm House

Tags: fire

Poem / Poetry

May 01, 2017

Reads: 46

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

something i wrote without thinking and fell in love with Read More

Tags: poetry, poem, fire, smoke, flame

We're not humans gifted with powers; we're powers gifted with humanity. Read More
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