Military stories, books, poems, and more

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A broken promise … A girl … A Hero … Only one promise … And he can’t keep it … Would you make that promise? … Or would you never speak a word? … Let… Read More
In 2015, there was a World War that ended in a Nuclear Holocaust for everyone. Most countries that were able to flee before the warheads hit their country made it past Ellis Island and into New York. Soon after New York was hit. A month passed and the radiation cleared… Read More
A chapter from the story of the fictional nation of Wensimbi, told from the perspective of four different characters. The annual address of Lethabo Dlamini, leader of Wensimbi, will not end like they expect. Read More
Four strangers awaken in the middle of a forest and learn a strange connection between one another, a dream of them fighting for their lives on a beach against an enemy they know nothing about. Not knowing anything about themselves, they regain fragments of their past from encounters that… Read More

Tags: dark, military, drama

Poem / Poetry

May 03, 2018

Reads: 16

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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A poem based on a real event that I recall hearing about in the local news. This was a while back, but it sort of came to mind for some reason when I started writing the first two lines. Read More

Reads: 16

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A poem on Desmond Doss (Hacksaw Ridge). Read More
I'm on a plane right now, making my way to Nam and ready for a wild experience to jot down, or at least I think. Whatever this place is like, I will find out. Read More

Book / Fantasy

April 23, 2018

Reads: 8

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

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War has never been something that Lev has wanted to be involved in. It has stolen his father from him for years, and now, at sixteen, he is drafted into the very thing he swore he would never join. After being taken by an unfamiliar organization who claims to… Read More
A soldiers story of the road back from hell part 1 Read More

Book / Horror

March 12, 2018

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Comments: 2

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The mutation of a common bug becomes impossible to exterminate, much longer living and extremely prolific, eventually infesting the entire world. This is the story of survival, not only of the insects but the reactions by humans and worldwide military, especially the government of the United States. Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 10, 2018

Reads: 50

Shelves: 1

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an army veteran comes home after serving in vietnam, but to his surprise he returns in a way that he would not expect. Read More
Mike will do training, go on a mission, and die. Read More
Mike has gone through it, but now he's actually gonna become a soldier! But will be die in a mission, or just get wounded seriously? Read More
Vietnamization was a policy of the Richard Nixon administration to end U. S. involvement in the Vietnam War through a program to "expand, equip, and train South Vietnamese forces and assign them an ever-increasing combat role, at the same time steadily reducing the number of U. S. combat soldiers."… Read More

Tags: military, war

New neighbors bring trouble to a retired Sergeant Major. Read More
A short notation of an emotional struggle that former, if not current, military service members go through as they become adjusted to civilian life, given that they return to their homeland(s), with their families and friends. Read More
this volume is book one of the Nathan J Allison series Brothers to the Bone. The book and the first seven volumes of the series is set in Vietnam, Cambodia and South East Asia during the Vietnam war and centers around a heavy long range patrol team on dark… Read More
15 years deep in a civil war, Ellie Denson finds herself at the mercy of the Southacre Brotherhood, who are kidnapping youths from the capital city of Bestis to become soldiers for the military. Violence, torture and pain rule the lives of the 300 unlucky, as Ellie and childhood… Read More

Book / Horror

January 07, 2018

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Shelves: 1

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U.S. Marines take over an outpost on atop an elevated piece of land dubbed 'OP Rock.' There they unearth the remains of buried bodies, where they learn that not only has this place been the site of something terrible, but that they may not be alone. The ghosts of… Read More

Article / War and Military

December 28, 2017

Reads: 78

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The modern world is still living with the consequences of World War 2, the most titanic conflict in history. 70 years ago on September 1, 1939, Germany invaded Poland without warning sparking the start of World War 2. By the evening of September 3rd, Britain and France were at war… Read More
It is the aftermath of Radical Crisis, and the group has travelled to Atlanta. After a brief discussion with the Big Man, the group was given a military base in the Ocean, and also on a beach, in and near Venezuela. Riley has two mortal enemies; Mercer, and Pixar.… Read More

Reads: 38

Shelves: 1

The Two Rivers House

Sometimes minutes can seem like an eternity. Read More
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