Magical-realism stories, books, poems, and more

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Max the yellow monkey and Gnome the tropical garden gnome are taken from the toystore and end up in a sequence of crazy adventures in close and faraway lands. Will Max's intelligence and Gnome's brute force be enough to get them through everything safely? Read More
Consider, for a moment, that the visions that come out of Nils Andersen's guitars are real. And consider, for a moment more, that the power was handed down to him through his maternal line. And consider, for just one moment more, that this power is the power to bring the… Read More

Book / Horror

February 16, 2020

Reads: 1450

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Friending the Devil is the story of Kelsey James’ seduction into a world of magic, murder, and corruption. The novel unfolds in a dark urban forest—a place where evil hides in plain sight and a bite of chocolate gives the power to soar over skyscrapers or make a gun jump… Read More

Book / Fantasy

February 12, 2020

Reads: 4022

Comments: 9

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The Shadow Forest is a beautiful, peaceful place...on the outside. But a danger has been lurking in its shadows for a long time. A prophecy: A hero will rise to defeat the evil with a weapon no man can wield. Within the Shadow Forest, twelve years ago, a tragedy shaped… Read More
A short story about an unnamed superstar learning a new move from an unlikely source in an unlikely place and learning something about himself in the process. Read More

Book / Other

October 06, 2018

A crawling city at the end of time that house many generation of man from a time way past, dragged here by the men of another time, to witness the end of the world. But the world do not end, and thus they are trapped there, and need to learn… Read More
This is the beginning excerpt of a novel I am writing that is currently untitled. It is out of the development stages, meaning I have the story and it is fully written. I'm currently editing it for content and plot holes, as well as grammar. My plan is to… Read More
K and Venancio are detectives that work for a shadowy figured only known as The Marquis. In a scenario where the law is only held accountable by investors, the detective pair must navigate several moral dilemmas to solve a string of murders for the cause might be closer to… Read More
In a world where so many people lose so many things, perhaps there could be an elite group who make it their business to find things. Read More

Reads: 324

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

What would you do if you just dug yourself out of your own grave but you weren't you? Warning this isn't a ghost story. Read More
Chris and Matthew find themselves in a room with no recollection of how they got there and they'll stake everything on a simple game. Only until the very end does it all come back and Chris' character is truly revealed. You will want to read on just to put all… Read More
a man, unfulfilled in life, searches for his final resting place, meets his reaper, and meditates between life and death. Read More
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