Mayan stories, books, poems, and more

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Book / Young Adult

February 14, 2017

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Shelves: 1

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Callum Levenson is on a college trip to Oaxaca Valley, Mexico when he inadvertently awakens an ancient Mayan vampire from his centuries-long slumber. Now he must deal with the consequences of his actions. Read More

Book / Literary Fiction

January 08, 2017

Reads: 67

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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In this captivating story, Elisa, a young Mayan woman, becomes embroiled in the Zapatista uprising in Chiapas in 1994. She struggles to find a place for herself and her child, alone in this world of extreme poverty and violence — while an enemy waits behind every shadow. Read More

Reads: 182

Comments: 11

Shelves: 1

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Tricky people, the Mayas Read More

Reads: 99

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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The story of a 107-year-old man who wants to make sure he becomes the oldest man alive. Read More

Reads: 154

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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James Hatter's incredible journey begins with a visit form a strange individual who brings good news. Read More

Book / Fantasy

May 10, 2013

Reads: 108

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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A history teacher recives a message from a strange man and his past starts to unravel. WIP sorry for any mistakes, not decided if its gonna be a full on novel yet. Made a few changes so you may need to read from start again. Please R&R Read More

Poem / Jokes

December 20, 2012

Reads: 305

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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Today is the "End of the World". Read More
Short sketch. Best friends Andy and Tony spend their last moments together until the end arrives. Enjoy! Read More
These small writing bursts are ideas I write. If you want to use them, please do feel free to. These are just ideas I write on when I am in writers block with my novel. If I do post at the end that I will be using it.. That means… Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 13, 2012

Reads: 107

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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regarding the supposed 'end of days' and the great shift affecting all of us Read More
A Short Docu Drama Piece ... We are told the next ice age is coming. The end of the world as we know it is just around the corner. December the twenty first the Mayans tell us. Most of what you will read, was taken from documentaries I have watched… Read More

Reads: 1149

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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I would like to dedicate this piece to my Granddad Fred, a man of science, engineer, historian and archaeologist. He instilled in me the love of ancient history and lost civilisations. He died when I was still to young to go on digs with him. Recently while sorting out my… Read More

Reads: 73

Comments: 9

Shelves: 1

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The end of the world as we know it.. again.. Read More

Tags: apocalypse, mayan

Reads: 122

Shelves: 1

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Mankind has only two choices after science and technology renders the species utterly obsolete and incapable of survival in the future. One choice compels humanity to submit body and soul to a sinister supernatural civilisation, whilst the other impels mankind to submit to a utopian bioengineering paradigm. The first choice… Read More

Reads: 141

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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What if you had the power of time-space travelling? Where would you go ? Most importantly when would you go ? It seems like choosing to face the apocalypse head on was not as heroic as one may think. Read More

Reads: 822

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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Based on Taoist Philosophy but actually using a phrase used by the ancient Maya Civilisation had very simmilar way of thinking. Read More

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