Myth stories, books, poems, and more

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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
Chronicled Rebirth; Nightmarish Vision is a fantasy book, that incorporates many traditional mythology elements into it, yet provides a new and unique take on many of the major myths that have been re-Vamped (Pun intended, you'll see what I mean if I've caught your interest), many times over again; but… Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 22, 2017

Reads: 32

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Me, Myself & I House

A poem I wrote about a guy who loves a married woman in another country.... Taken from "Roses" Read More

Reads: 15

Shelves: 1

The The Imaginarium House

A poem inspired by the Imaginarium one word prompt -- myth. Read More
triple talaq, the myth broken Read More
This article considers the allure of vampires and the legend that surrounds them, alongside their characteristics which make them so fascinating to gothic horror fans. Whether real or fictitious, they capture the imagination, provoking horror, fascination and excitement in equal measure. Read More

Reads: 100

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Being a secret twin sister of Athena was never easy. I was kicked off of Mount Olympus then hunted by my sister ever since she decided that she must stay in the spotlight of the mortals and be daddy's precious favorite. Oh well though. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 16, 2017

Reads: 32

Shelves: 1

The Phoenix Poetry House

Tags: love, death, life, myth, suicide

Reads: 929

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Sam and Dean Winchester look into a case about an old Japanese yokai known as Kuchisake-onna. With barely any leads and only a sheet of paper with a phone number for an unknown girl named Hell what will they do as the bodies continue building up. Read More
THE PAINS FOR A GIRLFRIEND ABANDONING EVERYTHING FOR AN EARLY MARRIAGE Read More

Reads: 94

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Godscam tells of the religious manipulation, slaughter and incarceration of the masses throughout history Read More
Short Story by Anthropologist Richard Columbia, PhD. Giants Still Roam the Forests in Indonesia Read More
this is a children's story written as a myth; not a religious myth just one that will hopefully touch the heart's of all who read it. Read More

Tags: myth

Reads: 130

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A short story written to be like a Greek epic. It's about a girl, raised by the dryads and loved by the greek goddess, Aphrodite, who has never needed (or really liked) people and a man who wants to be a hero trying to complete a quest from Aphrodite to… Read More

Tags: fantasy, myth

“Everything is more beautiful because we are doomed.” Homer, The Iliad Read More

Reads: 160

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A meteor crashes in some isolated place, but it's not just a meteor. It has the key to bring back that what humanity lost ages ago.... Magic. It's my first time trying to write a story. So bear with me,.. I really hope I can finish this and not just… Read More
What if there were no barnacles, no pigeons. What if it was all made up. Here's a new look at the Darwin myth. Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

February 26, 2016

Reads: 176

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

about a girl with shape changing powers, having to chose between two paths. Love or death Read More

Tags: love, myth, betrayal

Short Story / Other

January 12, 2016

Reads: 106

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A reworking, updating and expanding of Homer's "Hymn to Hermes", telling the story of the birth of the ancient Greek god Hermes. Read More

Reads: 577

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

At first, They thought it was only a game. There were rules to follow, there were mechanics and strategies to plan, and goals to achieved. Things were seemed magical when they all starting to fall in love with each other. As they continue the game, they also feel the pain--… Read More
My name is Freya, I am the daughter of Aki,the Viking King. I have been trained to kill and purge, destroy lives and ruin families. That is my life, until thing's got complicated. In a world of seduction and deception, how could a young Viking girl survive? This is the… Read More

Tags: fantasy, war, myth, girl, viking

Reads: 187

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The work that will be posted in this book will be a complete history of Thorisia, ranging from in-depth details of races, environments, factions, resources, weather, gods, religion, lifestyle of inhabitants, history and a complete timeline breaking down events, introduction of politics, economy, war and relations of empires and so… Read More

Reads: 161

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Fem-Fan-Sci-Fi House

She was the wrong sacrifice. Read More

Poem / Fantasy

September 09, 2015

Reads: 187

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

the sound of death Read More

Reads: 246

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A mysterious tale brings Logan Strauss' curiosity to a graveyard. Read More

Reads: 348

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Where had she gone? There was nowhere for her to run. How had I lost a girl who'd just been hit by my car? Read More

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