Myth stories, books, poems, and more

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This is a retelling of an Old Norse myth in which Thor has to assume an unmanly disguise to recover his stolen hammer. (1,863 words). Read More

Reads: 7

Shelves: 1

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The creation story behind the Book of Adam. The tale of Destiny and Time and how they crafted the universe and the planet Adam. A tale of betrayal, love, war and wonder. Read More

Reads: 77

Comments: 11

Shelves: 1

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Tags: magic, myth, search

ying and yang, hope and despair, the juxtaposition of life. Read More

Book / Fantasy

November 20, 2018

Reads: 189

Shelves: 1

The Fantasy Realm House

The animals of the world engage in a great war. Only the mighty Tiger nation remain neutral. But for how long? Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

November 03, 2018

Reads: 49

Comments: 8

The Booksie Classic House

They say when you hit rock bottom the only way is up. They lie. Read More
A poem of myth, will and human desire. Read More

Tags: religion, life, myth

Interdemensional aliens are worshipped as gods by the people of earth in the far future. Read More

Book / Fantasy

September 03, 2018

Based on the Narcissus myth. This story is mostly for me. It's not intended to be accurate or realistic, I just wanted a fleshed out story based on Narcissus. I'm not fond of the gruesome details of Greek mythology, so I'll add those very sparingly. I think this will… Read More
Often times when one is not healed through prayer the one doing the praying boldly claims it's because the one being prayed for does "not have enough faith." Lack of faith. Is this really why people aren't healed. Are miraculous "faith healers" the real deal or just a joke?… Read More
The beginnings of a collection of scripts, to set the scene, in understanding, this short essay entails the comprehension of the character background and air of the script's potential...tbc Read More
A girl was having a picnic in the forest... Unexpectedly, a beast emerged that led them both in a strange... circumstances. -PLEASE ANY COMMENT IS APPRECIATED THANKS! :) Read More
A restored excerpt from the work of an unnamed professor of Cuneiform Studies. Read More
Zeus created Man...and the gods were afraid. Read More

Tags: man, greek, myth, gods, zeus

Reads: 350

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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This is the story of the enchantress known as Esmeralda. She brings about controversial thoughts and opinions among the gods and goddesses, as well as the mortals. But why? Read More
Fantasy novel of a girl who is the daughter of our Lord, she is cast into the realm of a magical place while the Earth heals its rotten soul. She must feed the magical mushrooms to bring life to the new world of Eden. Now a guardian and on… Read More
A well educated and physically fit man from earth who have lost everything in a tragedy. With nothing to live for he turn to the dark art, hoping to find a spell or curse that actually work so he can have his revenge on the people that cause him… Read More

Book / Fantasy

February 27, 2018

Reads: 3938

Comments: 1

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This is the tale of histories first assassin Read More
The second installment of The Corliss Chronicles Read More

Tags: greek, myth, italy, king, furies

Book / Fantasy

February 17, 2018

Reads: 301

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Athena had a daughter named Cora. Cora was raised as a human until she aged twenty-three. When the oracle Delphi spoke a prophecy, gods and goddesses found out about her existence and title; the Goddess of War. Zeus and Hades both wanted Cora to marry their sons. Love and… Read More

Reads: 122

Comments: 7

Shelves: 2

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Book / Fantasy

November 29, 2017

Reads: 897

Comments: 2

Shelves: 3

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Reads: 115

Comments: 3

Shelves: 4

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This is the first myth I will post, most will not have dialogue and will be in purely third-person omniscient. Read More

Tags: adventure, myth

Reads: 210

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

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The first of two flash fiction stories inspired by the same cover picture. Read More

Tags: myth, storm, threat

Book / Other

September 12, 2017

Isla Harris is a typical teen. She goes to school, hangs out with her friend, and mostly keeps to herself. To her, life is perfect. Until one night she gets into a car accident and wakes up a completely different person, inside and out. She has become a Grim… Read More
This is one of a collection of short stories, called 'Stories From The Book Of Autumn. it is called Lucy Pearl And The Ivybridge Tree. It is the story of a schoolgirl's love, local legends and deceit. Read More
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