Myth stories, books, poems, and more

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Even though I often write of The Vampire, which fraternity I know intimately, I have forgotten why roses are a problem for them! Oh, well, I composed this in 1986, when I was young, beautiful and thought I was SUCH a genius of a writer! Woe betide me! Read More

Tags: vampire, myth, rose

A myth on the dreamcatcher (which my profile is named after)! Read More

Tags: myth, dream, catcher

Cover image: Solen Feyissa on Unsplash. Read More

Reads: 147

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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Tags: murder, legend, myth

A creature underwater hopes to find her love on the surface where a sailor man dedicated himself to travel the seas. Read More
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Tags: myth, bridge, water, rumor

Reads: 155

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Fantasy Realm House

The ancient myth of Sjago, and his fight against the all-consuming parasite T'ehvono. This story takes place in the same universe as The Starmist Poet. Read More
leno was the god of solitude. elias was of grief. their adamant attraction with each other forebodes death from one of them. will they run away from each other or will they not let death get in between them? Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

April 29, 2020

Reads: 174

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A retelling of the story of Medusa. Except this time, Medusa dosen't die. Read More

Book / Fantasy

April 17, 2020

Peter an unsuspecting kid is dragged into a war between worlds, he must find his destiny and put a stop to the destruction of all life on earth. Read More

Book / Fantasy

April 11, 2020

Reads: 173

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House


Tags: magic, myth, culture, spell

A reimagining of the Greek story of Pygmalion, a sculptor who falls in love with his sculpture, which is then brought to life by the goddess Aphrodite. In this version, Pygmalion is a female artist, and the statue, named Galatea, reflects in her own mind about how much she wants… Read More

Reads: 64

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

People assumed in the future, we'd have flying cars and holograms. We picture a bleak society with a very simplistic view, but they weren't right. In the year 2063, the human population is faced with a problem no one predicted. The creatures that people didn't believe in, the things we… Read More
A poem from my collection that I wrote in 1995 that partly describes the spiritual journey I've been taking. Read More

Tags: nature, myth, new-age

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

Book / Thrillers

January 12, 2019

Reads: 1519

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A young adolescent girl goes on a murder mission of her father and also uncovering a myth about herself. Read More

Reads: 69

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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: 340

Comments: 11

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: magic, myth, search

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

Book / Fantasy

November 20, 2018

Reads: 796

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: 277

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
Zeus created Man...and the gods were afraid. Read More

Tags: man, greek, myth, gods, zeus

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