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Book / Fantasy

May 09, 2021

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The gods are only human. | Hestia is known as the virgin goddess of the hearth, architecture, domesticity, family, the home, and the state. She's the first child of Cronus and Rhea, and the eldest of the first set of Olympian siblings. She's usually non-confrontational and level-headed, and therefore adored… Read More
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Gabe Hussey and Crypto-Zoologist return in his second, all-new, action-adventure with Agent Shirley De Marco. Gabe is hired to investigate the killing of a Paranormal TV show's host, live on camera by what looks like the spirit of a Native American mythological creature known as the Skinwalkers. Read More
I was fond of the story “Ulysses” (in this case, more properly, “The Odyssey”) as a child. One day, on hearing for the umpteenth time the phrase: “If pigs had wings…” I thought of my favorite group of pigs – Circe’s, and further thought that, in a matter of speaking,… Read More
In this story, a young orphan is bullied and homeless. She is accepted into a school, but that only makes matters worse. Will she be able to handle the stress and sorrows of life, or will she lash out? Read More
Known across the Multiverse is Alef, 'The Abomination'.After being forcefully sent to Earth by his creator 'The' he creates a new breed of six humans who inherit a small part of his power. Upon being abandoned it is now Alef's duty to take care of the children and teach them… Read More

Short Story / Other

January 14, 2021

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Short story I wrote for My Creative writing class. Mr.W if you see this isn't me copying writing from the internet. I turned it in to you then posted it later on this website. Just making sure I cover my bases if Turnitin says it is 100% copied. On the… Read More
The giant appeared in a golden beam of celestial light on the steps of St. Peter’s Basilica. Accompanied by a host of angels, the face of Jesus Christ smiled down upon the supplicant Pope John Matthew, his arms widespread in welcome. “Be at peace. We are here to save the… Read More

Book / Fantasy

December 15, 2020

The second coming of prison had been foretold as far back as the end of the first chaos war. in response to the inevitable return of the chaos lord, the lady and the first paladin bring about the creation of the true paladin who is prophesied to be the one… Read More

Poem / Fantasy

December 11, 2020

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Inspired by the Beethoven's 6th Symphony (The Pastoral) as interpreted in the 1940 Disney film 'Fantasia', I wanted to present a day in idealized classical Greece as an interplay between gods and mankind. ...A playful mini-play in four parts. Read More

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This is an account of a Nirrati, it takes place in the fantasy land of Nirratia. A land bounded by snowy mountains far from all the kingdoms and empires. It's the home of its bird-headed and human-bodied creatures, who struggle to keep the mountains safe for their weak bodies. The… Read More
continued from Rivals, four unique individuals work to keep man and creature save from each other. They come across a dark cult that wishes to unleash a wicked demon on Japan. Read More
A short story about a girl and her cat I wrote for a class Read More
Prompt: Aliens have invaded and are taking over. Their technology, intelligence, and power is unstoppable. They just didnt plan on one thing: The old gods returning. Read More
This is the story of Peter Rhodes who believes we are prevented from truly expressing ourselves by social constraints and the belief that only perfection will do. But he discovers that altruistic motives carry a price when he is forced to negotiate conflicting views of moral integrity, the love of… Read More
An interesting thesis that all those who look for truth will more or less find it, and that the Greeks were a heck of a lot closer to doing so than one might think. Read More
An introductory essay paper transcribed by Beabars Appesh & Zaina El-Said on the origin, history and characteristics of the Circassian goat mask, known as the Azheghafe. Cover Design by Eyad Osman Read More
Vesta, the Virgin Goddess of home and family is old and cold, sitting at a bust stop in the Red Light District. She's missed her bus and is stuck with a beaten-up young man who's life is about to be changed. Read More

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A reimagining of Ovid's version of Medusa's story. Cover art by Art de Noé Read More
Whereas Mahabharata's Bhagvad-Gita is taken as a philosophical guide, Ramayana's Sundara Kãnda is sought for spiritual solace; many believe that reading it or hearing it recited would remove all hurdles and usher in good tidings! Miracles apart, it's in the nature of this great epic to inculcate fortitude and generate… Read More

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Evryn’s got mad skills at playing hide and seek. She can find lost children, hack the most secure databases, pretty much anything. Except for the one thing she desires most: the knowledge of who her parents are, why they abandoned her, and what her special talent means about who and… Read More
Welcome back everyone to another episode of the Myth Behind the Guard! Last time, Bragi and the Muses were barely able to make it to the battle of the bands! What could possibly stand in their way now? To answer that, we must first explore the history of Lucha Libre-the… 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
Densetsu: The world which exists quietly beside ours, separated by a mystical border. A utopia where humans and other beings--such as fairies, monsters, and even gods live peacefully together. Up in the high mountains, there lives a shrine maiden who guards the border of Densetsu, and the shrine becomes filled… Read More
Welcome back and thank you for your patience everyone for another episode of Myth Behind the Gard! Last week, Bragi and the Muses had to make a sacrifice in order to convince Fossegrim to teach Bragi how to play in time for the battle of the bands. Now with his… Read More
The Earth Screamed in Agony To end the decade-long war with his son Zeus and the Olympians, Cronus of Atlantis has unleashed nuclear fire upon the world. But in the nightmarish aftermath of charred flesh, bloated bodies and radiation sickness, he has instead brought the battle to his own city… Read More
The Nephilim Were Betrayed Born in the pens of Pettit, Anak and Eriktis are Nephilim, a new race of man intended to be the saviors of the People. Instead, they and their brethren are feared, hated and hunted. They were created by Cronus, the Lord Father, through the brutal, forced… Read More
Cronus, warped by madness, has swallowed his own children to save himself from death at the hand of his son, yet a hidden child arrives, promising to see the deadly prophesy come to a horrifying fruition. The Izon, Bloodkin of the People, are gone from Atlantis, but as the birthrate… Read More
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