Pandemic stories, books, poems, and more

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A micro-story by Julia Carter and Marla Orenstein. Read More
This is a little story about a family which has an unusual experience early one rainy morning. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 10, 2021

Reads: 26

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

How I escape the isolation of the pandemic. Read More
You can never tell when you're going to run out of time. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 31, 2021

Reads: 48

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A short discourse on our modern times Read More
A short story I wrote for my school newspaper not too long ago. Read More

Tags: pandemic

A review of the latest book by Pope Francis, in which he sets out a very personal vision of how the world can recover from the pandemic. Read More
“Five lives in lockdown” details an event in the lives of five fictional characters. Each story is told from a different character's point of view as they relate what's been happening to them in lockdown. This gives the reader a snapshot into their lives. Read More
“Five lives in lockdown” details an event in the lives of five fictional characters. Each story is told from a different character's point of view as they relate what's been happening to them in lockdown. This gives the reader a snapshot into their lives. Read More
“Five lives in lockdown” details an event in the lives of five fictional characters. Each story is told from a different character's point of view as they relate what's been happening to them in lockdown. This gives the reader a snapshot into their lives. Read More
“Five lives in lockdown” details an event in the lives of five fictional characters. Each story is told from a different character's point of view as they relate what's been happening to them in lockdown. This gives the reader a snapshot into their lives. Read More
“Five lives in lockdown” details an event in the lives of five fictional characters. Each story is told from a different character's point of view as they relate what's been happening to them in lockdown. This gives the reader a snapshot into their lives. Read More

Poem / Humor

November 14, 2020

Reads: 107

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The King of Zard is a fairytale about a pandemic, written in verse. It mocks the government’s response to Covid-19 in a humorous style. Social distancing, group-think, bureaucracy, face masks, dodgy science and government interference all get a bashing in this short, easy to read story. Inspiration came from stories… Read More
A young man desperately searches for a cure, but will it be too late? Read More
A love story, at the end of the world. Read More
Woke up from a couple crazy good dreams and wrote this. Enjoy. Read More
This story is about a non-native English speaking girl's unique experience in a public service environment. Her experience of ethnic conflict under global pandemic context is one of the main story lines. Read More

Short Story / Other

October 01, 2020

Reads: 149

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

When Brian joined the queue of people he attracted a lot of glances because he was not wearing a mask. Surely they knew that some people had reasons for not wearing them. Read More
My take on the Covid 19 pandemic during the course of shutdown. Read More

Tags: pandemic, covid19

details on my recent journey back to australia from dominican rep during the pandemic. Read More
The whole country is being flogged by a pandemic, and states are closing borders against each other. Some people are found flaunting border closure regulations and quarantine requirements. What do you do? ... Read More
a poem for 2020 about my wife. Read More
This is a two-part acrostic poem on the current pandemic personified within a threat and response. Read More

Tags: pandemic

Poem / Non-Fiction

July 20, 2020

Reads: 132

Comments: 2

The Review Chain House

The world seemed to come to a halt after the pandemic Corona. This poem showcases the odd irony behind the Quarantine. Entered for Archia's Review Chain contest under the prompt 'Something Odd is in the air'. Read More
hand sanitizer and toilet paper as stocking stuffers. Read More
There is no work for an excavator and his crew due to the pandemic. Suddenly they are awarded a big digging contract... What's the catch... Read More
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