Greek stories, books, poems, and more

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The Booksie Classic House

The main character of the story, Meritum, is an adolescent male that enrolls in a new highschool. During this highschool experience, students must train their affinities in order to win tournaments to proceed to higher classes. Along this highschool journey, Meritum discovers the secrets of the world and above. Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

April 29, 2020

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The Booksie Classic House

A retelling of the story of Medusa. Except this time, Medusa dosen't die. Read More
Welcome back and thank you for your patience everyone for another episode of Myth Behind the Gard! Last week, Bragi and the Muses had to make a sacrifice in order to convince Fossegrim to teach Bragi how to play in time for the battle of the bands. Now with his… Read More

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The The Horror House House

A horror take on the origins of the Sleeping Beauty fairy tale steeped in ancient Mediterranean mythology. It contains violent depictions of death. Reader discretion advised. An ancient temple is uncovered and Yancy Prince discovers the truth behind the horrifying tale of Sleeping beauty. The copyright-free photo was provided by… Read More
The original tale of Medusa, Perseus and Andromeda has long held problematic themes. It paints the victim of many crimes, Medusa, as a villain while ignoring the vile acts of her murderer, Perseus. Long have some dreamed of a better version, one in which the famous gorgon is no longer… Read More
The Gods of Olde are real. And they're sick of humanity, not that Merlin and Ryder could blame them. Read More

Book / Romance

October 07, 2019

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The Booksie Classic House

After years of war, the battle hardened bastard twins of Zeus, Achillies and Aleksandrya returned home to Naxos only to be faced with the wrath of Aphrodite. Aleks must fight to keep the man she fell in love with while trying to make him see that she can't help who… Read More

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The Fantasy Realm House

The Fates will break their own rules if it means that they will find someone worthy of their power. Fate might be more twisted with Death than we think. A short story. Read More
a poem dedicated to the greek goddess Demeter, whom i honour daily. Read More
After Katie suffers great loss in her life she wonders if she can find meaning in it all. But her parents taught her resilience. Her strong will and determination allow her to excel in all she undertakes. Taking the job in Crete seems the right move. But is it? Besides… Read More
A story that follows two heroes, Mutt and Moon, and their journey to save the world, and to find the meaning of their love. When the Greek gods and goddesses start planning a war they're world is thrown into jepordy. But it wasn't until a reincarnated queen with a thirst… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Persephone and Hades' story is one of my favourites in Greek Mythology, and I just had to write something for her. Cover art © by Alexandria Huntington Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 07, 2019

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The Booksie Classic House

Tags: love, greek, gods, norse, mayan

Book / Fantasy

October 14, 2018

An attempt at retelling certain classic Greek Myths for the modern era, along with reinterpretation of certain charecters and situations, beginning with the tale of Jason and the Argonauts. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 09, 2018

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The Booksie Classic House

If music be the food of love, play on. William Shakespeare Read More

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The Romance House

Poem based off Picture Prompt, I tried to do some modern justice too Read More

Tags: love, vampire, man, greek, woman

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The Poetic Dreamers House

…With respect and love to “Halikarnas BALIKÇISI” Read More

Featured Review by B Douglas Slack

"I like the story of Antony much better as a poem, Koray. You've done well here. Bill " Read More

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The Romance House

Soundtrack 1- Zorba the Greek: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8UgndyMfe-8 Soundtrack 2- Bouzouki Instrumental: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SVAzB8Uj0KM …With all respect to “Halikarnas BALIKÇISI” Picture: Anthony Quinn, Zorba the Greek Read More

Featured Review by B Douglas Slack

"I liked this a lot, Koray. There are some grammatical changes to be made, but the story is clear to me. My suggestions are marked by this: ?? (s..." Read More

In this book, Persephone wants to spend more quality time with her husband, Hades. When she gets the chance, chaos happens. Will the world get back to normal? Read More

Book / Romance

June 19, 2018

Perseus is on a mission of his own arrogance. Thank the gods he is not alone. He has the will of Athena, Hermes, the Gorgon sisters and a small army. Now, South of the Nile river, at the heart of the river Delta is the… Read More
Here is a sample chapter from Verses of Athine: The Daughter of Ares Chronicles. This is from Verse 2: The Narkurru. This is the second book in the Daughter of Ares Chronicles. Read More
Athine wants to forge her destiny, but an ancient prophecy stands in her way. Will she choose the path to save the world or the one to destroy it? Read More
Zeus created Man...and the gods were afraid. Read More

Tags: man, greek, myth, gods, zeus

This is a story based in are world but not it will feel familiar but oh so different at the same time When Gods collide which universe will be left Find out in this story Read More

Book / Fantasy

February 27, 2018

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The Booksie Classic House

This is the tale of histories first assassin Read More
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