Museum stories, books, poems, and more

39 results

Reads: 26

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Review Chain House

Everyone is still recovering from the cavernous stone room when The Man announces that a new event is about to start. This is their last chance to make the event go by smoothly, or else they may all pay a fatal price. Read More

Reads: 29

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Encourage Writing Inc. House

The cries from the nursery send Rose spiraling down her old past she wishes to forget. Memories she has tried so hard to suppress and keep hidden. The show must go on though! Will she be able to hold it together and perform, or will she be sent to… Read More

Reads: 32

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Encourage Writing Inc. House

The mistake of a few is being taken out on everyone. Some will pay a dear price while the others are forced to fight for survival. Who will be left alive at the end of the night? Read More

Reads: 47

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Encourage Writing Inc. House

Something has gone wrong in the Museum of Horrors. The mistake of one could be the end for them all. Who will be left by the end of the night? Read More

Reads: 37

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Encourage Writing Inc. House

Rose must endure the consequences of her actions during the Grand Opening of the Museum. Will this be the final straw that breaks her, or will she come out stronger in the end? Read More

Reads: 49

Comments: 3

Shelves: 3

The Encourage Writing Inc. House

It's the grand opening for the Museum of Horrors. Show time! Will Rose be able to handle the spot light, or will something cause her to stumble and forget all the rules? Will she survive the night or leave in a body bag? Read More

Reads: 38

Comments: 4

Shelves: 3

The The Imaginarium House

A short story inspired by the second Picture Prompt for February 2018 from the Imaginarium House. Read More

Reads: 162

Comments: 5

Shelves: 7

The Encourage Writing Inc. House

A young woman wakes up, a prisoner to a sick master. She will have to learn to play along, no matter what comes her way, in order to survive. If you like the little story, please leave a comment for me to make a part 2! :) Read More
A museum is a non-profit, permanent institution in the service of society and its development, open to the public... But what about a museum that comes to life at night? A museum where the tangible heritage of humanity is as alive as you and me. Larry was a night watchman… Read More
How would we feel about it if society became this in 800 years? Don't judge a book by its title. Read More

Reads: 925

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The House of Ghosts House

The adventures of two time travelling characters, Tom and Nemar, I made up during high-school more than ten years ago. Tom a student of history frees an ancient egyptian spirit, Nemar, from a canopic jar. From that moment on Nemar takes Tom to all possible different places throughout histroy; where… Read More

Reads: 472

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This story is based on my husband's experiences with an eccentric art collector named Earnest Onians, who enjoyed brief posthumous fame when a valuable painting was discovered in his estate. Reference: (http://www.theguardian.com/uk/1999/nov/17/fiachragibbons) Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

August 02, 2015

Reads: 145

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Two parallel dreams... Read More
Kyle is sitting in a metro train thinking dark thoughts about his life. He looks out the window to see Paul trying to get his attention from another train. Both trains pull out before Kyle can find out what Paul wants. When they see each other the next day, a… Read More

Reads: 148

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A BOY AND GIRL IN LONDON IN 1957 AND A TRIP TO A WAR MUSEM Read More
Lion sending a message to everyone in the room Read More

Script / Humor

April 09, 2014

Reads: 225

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Andrew, Greg, and Heather go to the art museum. What could possibly go wrong? Read More
A group of railroad workers and friends decide to steal a steam locomotive and hide it, in order to save it from the scrappers torch. Read More

Reads: 177

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

boarding school students visit a city suspended in the air. Read More

Reads: 184

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A 14th century Spanish Knight finds forgiveness and redemption from a one time enemy. Read More

Book / Thrillers

September 22, 2013

Reads: 406

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The world's best Burglar is on the run... Read More
Liam has been working on a museum project for months. Tasked with making a robot Tyrannosaurus Rex for a new exhibit, he goes to work on his last day to discover a startling, dangerous problem. Read More

Reads: 170

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

we make history Read More

Short Story / Horror

April 29, 2013

Reads: 276

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A weird dream that one night visited me. Read More

Reads: 316

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Det. Michael LaTour, recently fired from the Seattle Police Dept., teams up with an attractive museum curator to uncover and thwart an art theft ring. Read More
My first trip to the Egyptian Museum in Cairo alone, with a new light of awareness. **Note: this photo was taken before the revolutionary protests, now a few changes here and there happened. Read More
A brief piece of writing which I wanted to jot down before the memories became too distant. Don't expect too much or anything. I was recently forced to visit several museums of modern art, Ludovico-style. They showed me many things. This is what I saw. Read More

Reads: 302

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A second. That's all it takes. Katie Hamilton's life hasn't been great, but it hasn't been horrible. She grew up in a big house with a big family and nice things. Tragedy struck when she was in her late teens and her mother died suddenly in a skiing accident. But… Read More
Iraqi security officers were very helpful, professional and respectful to all mourners. On Monday, at least 28 people were killed and 78 wounded in a wave of bomb attacks in central Iraq against mourners. I Ajmal Mehdi condemns in the strongest terms by volunteering my time in Karbala for help… Read More

Welcome New Writers