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The Booksie Classic House

Lily Jacobson was abducted to be the bride for a cursed king. She needed to discover the truth behind the shape-shifting citizens and their cursed fate before the gate to Earth closed. If she was unable to break their curse within a fortnight, she would be forced to remain within… Read More

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"This was one of the best written stories that I've seen on booksie. The descriptions were lush, yet not overly verbose. The dialogue between the..." Read More

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There’s a phenomenon in Finnish folklore called metsänpeitto or forest cover - unexplained missing of people and domestic animals in nature. When the storyteller and her friend come to Finland for a short getaway, they instead find the true meaning of Metsänpeitto. Read More
We all believe that Aphrodite has mercy in choosing love. Little did we know, we were wrong. She mastered the art of breaking hearts, destroying souls and making people feel miserable. She feeds off the energy of broken hearts and the pain that soon comes later. She laughs at anyone… Read More
Mnemosyne Hayes has always been a troubled kid, being abandoned by his parents who he never met, he's lived in the foster homes for all of his life. He was about to go off to university when suddenly he found the truth, her mother is the goddess of earth, GAIA.… Read More
trina and sierra are a demon and an angel. an unlikely duo, but as trina tries to reclaim her rightful thrown in hell. things go less than she planned. Read More
the sighting occurred around 11 P.M. Friday night. It’s face was solid black, (with) no hair on it, “The hair looked shaggy all over (its body.) It turned and took five steps and was at the bottom of the hill, probably 30 yards. I could see the gluteus maximus flexing… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

This novel consists of a variety of independent excerpts with fantasy, sci-fi, paranormal, and contemporary genres. Hearts are broken, pacts are made, friendships are tested, and worlds are changed in each addition as characters encounter life changing events and are forced to come to terms with their derailed futures. Join… Read More
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Tags: mythology, lore

The idea came to me so I started it. I dont know how its going to end up; we'll see. Read More

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She is still out there, you know. Don't claim that you haven't been warned. Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

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"A brilliant, captivating story, Hully. The imagery and atmosphere is fantastic, you excelled yourself with this... awesome writing!" Read More

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The the oplad house House

A retelling of the Odyssey from an alternate viewpoint Would appreciate a critique Read More
A growing series of letters between the King of the Underworld and a small Goddess of Spring. Read More

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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
I am a child of the Goddess Morrigan… I was born in the land of Éire… And my heart blazes with its fury… I have lived through the ages… I seek to right those who have wronged… I am the Maintainer of the Balance… The Balance must be maintained Evil… Read More
This novella and our other novella, Dudes love fairies, will introduce readers to our new Dark Constellation series. Many mythical beings inhabit the world that the new Gods created for them but many wish to return to their old home and bring back the old Gods. There is some tie-in's… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

A novella we're working on as an introduction to our Dark Constellation series which is an urban fantasy. Mythical beings exist primarily in the otherworld, but what happens when many of them want to go back to their original home, earth. After all, the Gods put their new favorite beings… Read More

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The Fantasy Realm House

The Fates will break their own rules if it means that they will find someone worthy of their power. Fate might be more twisted with Death than we think. A short story. Read More
As we explore our galaxy and solar system, on a planet that rotates the outer planets, the hint of an ancient civilization of the Greek Gods is found on the many moons, proving their advanced civilization existed in the heavens. Story based on the cover image. Read More

Tags: mythology

If you are reading this, it is apparent that these writings have fallen into the wrong hands and it is too late for me. If you are reading this, I hope that my story helps someone else figure out the truth before it’s too late for them. Read More
A story that follows two heroes, Mutt and Moon, and their journey to save the world, and to find the meaning of their love. When the Greek gods and goddesses start planning a war they're world is thrown into jepordy. But it wasn't until a reincarnated queen with a thirst… Read More

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The Alternate Earth House

I used this poem as the introduction to my upcoming Novel Heroes of Old: Mordan's Tale, which is soon to be published. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Persephone and Hades' story is one of my favourites in Greek Mythology, and I just had to write something for her. Cover art © by Alexandria Huntington Read More

Book / Fantasy

February 16, 2019

In a world ruled by vain and vindictive gods, arbitrary rules and careless whims place the world of man in constant danger. At the end of a vicious desert is the base of the mountain that holds the hall of the gods, and at the base is a plinth that… Read More

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