Fire stories, books, poems, and more

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Flames leaped into the workrooms from the open elevator shaft, igniting everything they touched. Retreating to the front of the room, the boys tried escaping the searing heat and suffocating fumes. But the fire advanced toward them; it seemed unstoppable and all-consuming. Read More

Tags: fire

Book / Fantasy

December 11, 2017

Reads: 21

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Rebecca is just eight when she learns of her powers of fire and is suddenly ostracized from the world. Now 17 Rebecca gets imprisoned for the accidental murder of a young man who had no powers which in her country is a death sentence. While awaiting her execution she… Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 09, 2017

Reads: 0

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Just a simple story. Read More

Book / Fantasy

December 09, 2017

Reads: 117

Comments: 1

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

After years of imprisonment, Caine is back and ready to take over Luxia once and for all. It is now up to the descendants of the original protectors to find the magical table and defeat him once and for all. Read More

Poem / Fantasy

December 03, 2017

Reads: 0

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I was told to write a poem on the topic of fire....so this is what i came up with. Read More

Tags: fantasy, poem, fire, woman

Poem / Poetry

December 01, 2017

Reads: 16

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A dream and a funeral. Read More

Book / Fantasy

November 30, 2017

Reads: 0

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

To the man known as Zeroth an agonizing feeling has overcome him. His outlook towards his future not quite certain. Something is changing him from within, but he doesn't know why. This is a little idea that came to mind just the other night. Not sure if… Read More

Poem / Other

November 24, 2017

Reads: 0

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A series of thoughts on human nature, the world, and what we cannot see or know Read More

Tags: beauty, fire, rage, time, flower

This story is about a robotic teenage girl named Misike Hiroshi Chan. It is about her Realizing that she is a robot superhero and she has to get used to her powers. BTW the cover is anime. I drew it. It is a mixture of romance, mystery, adventure, ad fantasy… Read More

Tags: fire, oil, sing, singers, robots

Book / Action and Adventure

November 17, 2017

Reads: 0

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

What happens when Humans are not the only race? What happens when the other two will not stop with this endless war? When Aadya is the only one able to keep the Wizards and Pyromancers from destroying the planet does she? Find out all in this thrilling novel with… Read More

Tags: destiny, fire, wizards

Symbolic metaphor Read More

Tags: poetry, poem, prose, fire, water

Reads: 61

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The The Imaginarium House

When the flames of war ignite, two man will face each other and themselves. Read More
We're not humans gifted with powers; we're powers gifted with humanity. Read More

Short Story / Poetry

October 23, 2017

Reads: 0

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a semi-finished short story that I wrote to piece together my thoughts and feelings. I wrote it for my Fiance, but I wanted to see what the community thought and if they had suggestions or ideas. Obviously it is a personal story, but thoughts and responses are… Read More
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: 109

Comments: 10

Shelves: 5

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: 41

Shelves: 2

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: 38

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: 228

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
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