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Kacey Troy, after the passing of her parents, inherits an ancient mansion in New England. With nothing to lose, she ventures over and to her demise enters a battlefield. Following the lives of her residents, Mandisa, Akira & Jiro Harada, Macy Fitzgerald, Colchester and Eliza Fanning. A journey of self-… Read More

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Abducted to be the bride for a cursed king, Lily Jacobson needed to discover the truth behind the shape-shifting citizens and their cursed fate. If she could not break their curse within a fortnight, they would force her to remain within the City of Silver Stone until death. With vague,… Read More

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Short Story / Fantasy

September 25, 2021

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Micro-fiction that I'm cross-posting from the blog. The story of a little girl who passes by a mysterious cave on her walks to school. Read More
the second half of The Olympians, takes place a few days later. Read More
If a machine can be created that has intelligence, could it also feel? If it can feel, does it have the same rights as a human? This issue, now known as "robot rights", is currently being considered by, for example, California's Institute for the Future, although many critics believe that… Read More
Set before The Olympians and Dark Reign but after Wendigo and the Guard and Rivals. This shows how wide spread the organization truly is. Read More
Another branch of the order of light set in Greece. Read More

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The Science Fiction Bois House

You live, therefore you change. You learn, therefore you grow. You think, therefore you live. ... Or is that perhaps not quite enough? *** 18-year-old Cassidy learns the hardest lesson of her young life when the passionate Xenobiology-student, who has never once left the confinements of her home space station,… Read More

Book / Fantasy

May 31, 2021

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Elliott is just getting their bearings on life after college when they accidentally reawaken an ancient god, setting off a series of events which threatens the very fabric of reality. Disasters! Cults! Clashing primordial forces! Can this creature of habit learn to embrace the unknown, save the universe, and maybe… Read More
Several days after Vine accepted as member of Magi village, Alice Maro along with Blue Vine reads a book containing a classic poet of how sailors used to tell inexperienced young sailor to beware of sirens in the 19th century. The existence of siren intrigued Alice's curiosity when a singing… Read More

Book / Fantasy

May 25, 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
Greek gods destroyed their enemies in the Titanomachy and the Gigantonamachy, and now their reign is supreme; but how will they react when a new being, one they do not understand, is born in Ancient Thessaly. And, she is not the only one. Join a disgraced Athenian Warrior, the disappointing… 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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The Booksie Classic House

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

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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