Historic stories, books, poems, and more

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it was a short story for an english class. hope you like it. please tell me what you think, even if you hate it. thanks! Read More

Tags: fiction, historic

Poem / Non-Fiction

June 29, 2016

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My people's tale ( Romanians ) from my ( subjective ) point of view. Read More

Tags: historic

I based this off of the life of a girl who was in the holocaust. Her name is Bertha Adler. This is a fictional diary, but she was a real person. Her biograpghy: https://www.ushmm.org/wlc/en/idcard.php?ModuleId=10006524 Read More

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Actual occurrence, in Virginia. Read More

Book / Fantasy

April 01, 2015

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The start of my novel based on the wars of the roses so it will be similar to game of thrones but only focuses on the story no physical relationships Read More
Green Card Soldier is the tale of a Bosnian teen’s escape to America – fusing fact with fiction to tell a heroic story. This adventure novel is about Andro Babich, a naive, but inquisitive budding soccer star. His tale is told by Heath Winslow, a cynical, self-deprecating war correspondent. Set… Read More
A story of two men who find themselves scared into each others arms. But, in this fear they find true love. Read More

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"tell me" the pure darkness in her eyes flickered for a moment "what is hope? what is such pity, that you speak of" Joanna knew that there was no point in trying to run away from the Lanes family. It was like trying to run away from herself, but when… Read More

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Sasha Urilov has always been quiet and alone in the world. But a mysterious invitation and strange people following her will change her world forever. Crazy Russian cousins running a tea room, a very powerful and secretive aunt, a bookshop that isn't what it appears to be, a devious count… Read More

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a strong poem on the attack of the twin towers, in memory of the 3,00 dead Read More
Cosmgonic Marbles is a fantasy comedy set on two twin earths, one of which is a dark age world filled with magic. Two twin brothers are caught up in a life or death struggle to save the planet and save themselves Read More

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A well planned and thought out fishing expedition that turned into a mild disaster Read More
An emotional overview of the life of Anne Boleyn from her perspective. Read More
spiritual battle, the greatest battle of all time Read More

Tags: fiction, non, historic

Book / Travel

October 05, 2012

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In the summer of 1980, a maverick young doctor gave it all up, to hitchhike around the world. The first part of his odyssey took him through South America and up through Africa, accompanied by his mythical hunter companion, Orion. His vision quest continued around the second cartwheel of the… Read More

Book / Travel

September 29, 2012

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In the summer of 1980, a maverick young doctor gave it all up, to hitchhike around the world. The first part of his odyssey took him through South America and up through Africa, accompanied by his mythical hunter companion, Orion. Between the Cartwheels is the sequel to that cartwheel, his… Read More

Book / Travel

September 01, 2012

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In the summer of 1980, a maverick young doctor gave it all up, to hitchhike around the world. The first arc he carved with his thumb stopped a little red pickup that took him over the horizon. Like his mythical hunter companion, Orion, he was on a vision quest, propelled… Read More

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The start of a story of a man who does not remember, yet regret ever wanting to. Read More

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Man buys a house in the old mining town of Bisbee and finds treasure of mineral specimens under house. Read More
Young woman geologist working in the Superstition Mountains meets old miner who leaves her with a map to a gold mine. Read More

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I'm writing a suspense book in the " Murder Mystery Club" form; a group of people telling each other curios crimes they witnessed. The below story is imbedded into the frame story. Please tell me what you think of it? Thank you for your time! Read More
Writen by my Wife Kristalee Crow. Archaeoastronomy (also know as Astroarcheology) is the study of beliefs and practices relating to the sky in the past, especially in prehistory, and the uses to which people's knowledge of the skies was used. Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 05, 2010

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The famous painters model. Read More
This is the opening of a story that I began approximately 3 years ago & I have only recently added to & adapted it; I'm still not entirely satisfied with it, but hey ho! Read More
It became wider and wider until it was wide enough for an adult. He didn't know what was happening this being only 10 years old but it was a WWII hideout tunnel it must have been a small tunnel entrance. In the war people used to hide underground. Read More

Tags: strange, historic

A young girl's story of her time spent on the Titanic. A historical fiction that I wrote a year ago. I'm pretty proud of it still. Some places are a little rushed, but I'm very attached to it. I'm considering editing it and making it more realistic. Read More

Tags: historic, titanic, fic

The murder of eight people after an enjoyable dinner party leaves a mark still painful to those left behind years later.The truth is only known by one...But he isnt the killer... Read More

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Author notes Babylon was once the most beautiful city along the Euphraidies River in the Mesopotamia region of the Far East,50 kilometers from Baghdad and a country now known as Iraq. Is it not ironic that even after 4000 years that region still is in a state of turmoil. Read More

Tags: love, sad, historic

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