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Short Story / Historical Fiction

December 11, 2017

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My story takes place in the Trail of tears which is a trail that the Cherokee had to take to get to their new home after being forced to leave their original homes. Mine is fictional and its about a girl and her Papa (grandfather) and their journey on… Read More
Bolivia, a sixteen year old wealthy girl living in 1865 america discovers feelings for her native american servant's seventeen year old recently orphaned son, jeremiah. Read More
Anna has been residing in the Chateau since she was four. Her life revolves around studying and preparing herself to be a historian. Explore the Chateau with her and unravel the true history of their empire. Read More
A project I finished for a social studies class a few years ago. The assignment was to write a short story connected to World War 2 completely based on a random photo of the internet. I chose a random picture of a milkman. I had fun with this. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 19, 2017

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Comments: 1

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It is said that Alfred the Great is the most perfect character in history. I have read the story of this king many times, and he comes across as one who loves his people very much and wants them to learn. He loved justice and freedom and goodness. So… Read More
Hey, so this is a time-travel book. It takes New Age, Search For Magic, and Into The Darkness and puts them all together. Characters in this book will be; Koga, Jack, Hiro, Yuki, Shawn, Gem, and Daven now onto the plot of the book)) The six heroes are recruited… Read More

Book / Non-Fiction

November 17, 2017

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Just a story i thought of Read More
It's a story based on true history happened near Hong Kong in Canton province, about the rise and fall of a great clan... Read More
This tells the real story behind the "discovery" of Machu Picchu by famous explorer Hiram Bingham III. He is said to be a prototype for Indiana Jones. However, his motives were not quite as noble and his stories often changed. Once again it demonstrates the validity of "Life Cycles… Read More
A collective narrative on and ancient story. A retelling. Read More

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It is summer 1914 and the Thompson family are spending the holiday at their lavish estate in Cayuga, Ontario. Looming over their quiet and comfortable domestic life is a cloud of uncertainty as tensions in Europe reach a boiling point. 'The Thompsons' is a story about love, loss and… Read More

Essay / Editorial and Opinion

October 08, 2017

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Short essay on The Fifty-first Dragon by Heywood Broun. Read More

Book / Historical Fiction

October 07, 2017

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Just my personal little historical fiction that takes place in 19th century London, more specifically: The Regency Era. I love Jane Austen´s books and English history, so I am quite passionate about this even though I am not too experienced. Still I would love to hear people´s opinions and… Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 03, 2017

Reads: 13

Comments: 1

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Poem / Non-Fiction

September 25, 2017

Reads: 25

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A poem about immigration to the U.S. Read and enjoy, please leave comments! Read More

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Just a short story I wrote for English using vocal words (Thats why it includes weird words like voodoo), hope you enjoy Read More

Tags: history, ocean

A personal memoir of my experiences leading up to and during Operatioin Iraqi Freedom 1. I Will be writing four more chapters which go into the first year of my platoon's deployment during the invasion of Iraq. Read More

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Two couples, 700 years apart. In the past, a young mother and young warrior. In the present, a poet and a medical student. And there are bears. Read More
Boys and boyish pranks, but they were afraid of the witch. Read More

Tags: boys, history

Reads: 47

Comments: 1

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This story is an incomplete rendition of an unpublished novella from one of my blogs. It's about a man who's constantly stalked by an other worldly being which slowly drives him into madness and makes him do things he normally wouldn't. Read More

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This is an incomplete rendition of a novel I discontinued working on some time ago because of writer's block. I'll try to continue it sometime soon. I don't think the plot is too bad. The story's about a historian who stumbles upon the secret of a hidden tomb when he… Read More

Reads: 38

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Historical record keeping and Christianity, the word of god and his disciples. Read More

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This is an assignment I did for a graduation project, There are many reasons I chose to research hackers but who cares about that. Looking at this now after doing more writing/research projects on my own this is hideous to look at and I'm amazed that I passed but, but… Read More
Scene in my Crowefoot novel. Crowefoots friend Dorian a mediacl student visits a hospital in Glasgow, Scotland in the year 1862. Read More
Who are you? Where does the world come from? Just a few of the questions posed in this masterpiece of writing. Read More
A script I wrote. It tells the story of two fur trappers, Fletcher Harrison and Louis Lafleur, who prior to the War of 1812 are hired by the British Army to kill an American General. Both good men, neither want to kill a man, but only agree for the women… Read More
this is about someone sitting in history listening to there teacher go on and on telling a story that is boring everyone Read More

Tags: history, board

Reads: 41

Comments: 2

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In 7th grade, we were given the task to create a story based on what could have possibly happened in the town of Roanoke. Me, being the creative mind that I am, went above and beyond the call of duty. Hey, I was having fun, exploring my love to write.… Read More
These stories were written by me, Faye Collum Fairley. I found dates, places, times, events, photos, and with a knowledge of Google search, turned these into these accounts of my ancestors. Read More
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