Plague stories, books, poems, and more

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Book / Fantasy

November 03, 2018

Reads: 350

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

24 years after the Earth's population is wiped out by disease and war, several different groups strive for power, strength, and their very survival. This story focuses on a town of survivors, a cannibalistic cult calling themselves the Devout, and two brothers trying to find their place in this New… Read More
Taken from the archives of the Devout, these are the journals of David Braun, the Old Man introduced in the first chapter of GOLDEN AGE. A first-hand account of the disease, the wars, and of humanity at both its finest, and its worst. A companion piece to my main story,… Read More
A graduate student researching an unusual plague outbreak from the past awakens a horror that has lain dormant for centuries. Read More

Book / Other

October 04, 2018

Tags: plague

Death Is Approaching... Read More

Tags: death, war, mind, plague

When Isabella sees a middle aged woman dancing alone in the streets, she thinks it is a joke. But as more and more people join this woman in the strange flailing waltz that continues for days in the mid Summer heat, she begins to see something oddly supernatural and… Read More
It is the fourteenth century anno Domini, and the plague is ravaging Europe. In a dark and damp room, deep inside a medieval hospital, there is a most troubled man. Read More
Have you always wondered what would happen to a clan if a unknown disease struck them? How would the strong warriors react? Would the clan fall apart in the turmoil or would it remain strong? In this story, we will follow four cats, each with their own… Read More
A world devastated by plague, a family broken by loss, and a community driven by hope. Read More

Tags: death, disease, plague, 12

This is a first attempt at a sci-fi short story. I have currently only written a the introduction/first chapter, buy will hopefully add more as time goes by. Set during a 200 year war with a species claiming joint ancestry with humanity, the first chapter explores the… Read More

Reads: 121

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

More and more it's appearing that Republicans cannot fairly win the 2018 elections. So will they try to win them by unfair means? Read More

Tags: plague, small-pox

In a plague driven universe ruled by fear and misery a simple guy who spent his life in the sewers is given a brief hope of freedom. Read More

Reads: 204

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is an excerpt from a book I've been writing for two years. Read More
This story was written on Sept 26, 2014. Facts, dates, names, places, events, and activities are true. Story was written around the facts. Read More
A man finds himself in a world torn apart by a plague or suspected genetic mutation, and he and the other survivors must gather together to have any chance in facing the real monsters of this apocalypse. Read More

Reads: 217

Comments: 5

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

FEAR THE PLAGUE LICH. Please? Read More

Reads: 172

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A plague of seagulls hold a seaside town to ransom. Will the mysterious stranger be able to get rid of them? And at what cost? Read More

Book / Horror

December 09, 2016

A 22306 is a date and name. Human evolution lead into worst generation of humans. Raising a unknown creature/Person to prepare a mysterious living puzzle to test human will to live and worthy of it. Read More
A terrible disease that kills nine out of ten people has spread across the world, and nobody knows why. Could it be terrorists? Could it be aliens? Could it be the government trying to control the population? Morrow and Bethany Scott are going to find out, risking their lives in… Read More
Frank lived with Dr. Johnson till the day he could not anymore, yet when he learned that the Dr. Johnson who raised and educated him isn't so perfect, Frank begins to see and live his life in a different way... Read More
After the world has fallen to the undead, a scavenger finds the journal of a man and starts to read the recounting of his horrible fate. Read More

Tags: horror, plague, undead

Edmund was a child once, not always a plague Doctor. Some say curiosity killed the cat...I say it sparked a crazed maniac's mind to discover more. (WARNING: Lots of anatomy speak and gore(?)) Read More
One day The End of the world as we know it will arrive. War, disease, famine, it doesn't matter the cause. Now, look around and truly think about the people you know. Think about the words used to describe them. Most of us, in order to live a productive, somewhat… Read More

Reads: 296

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The guard came behind and gave him a mighty whack across his head, cracking his skull. The mighty blow brought blood pouring across his face; he stumbled and fell into that stinking flesh of dead corpses. Read More

Tags: plague, london, years

Reads: 583

Comments: 27

The Booksie Classic House

War is such a phenomenon in which there can be no victory. There is only death on both the sides, losses that can never be mended. Read More
Kevin Karloff, one of the few survivors of an eternal plague struggles to survive a life with no guidance, until he is taken in by a group of survivors, and also discovers a more disturbing thing about the plague. A secret that will put him to the ultimate test, and… Read More
When an ancient Ming vase is unearthed in a rural village in Bali, an old legend is rekindled. The legend tells of a fortune in gold and a deadly plague contained in sealed vases that have remained hidden in Bali since the time of Dutch occupation. The rumours attract a… Read More

Poem / Other

May 05, 2014

emotions spread quicker than lies and illnesses combined Read More

Tags: emotions, plague

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