Plague stories, books, poems, and more

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For all the soothsayers of following science and stating numbers don't lie... I give you the two finger salute! Here ia a condenced summation of proper action gone wrong. BBC Panorama Covid Testing, April 2021. Nobody was prepared and under haste, it made a lot of waste. Yet people believe… Read More

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Avaris West was just a child when the world as she knew it came to a sudden end. In a matter of months, the entire world's population was reduced to a mere fraction while at the same time being attacked by mysterious invaders from another world later nicknamed The Fallen… Read More

Tags: love, vampire, war, sex, plague

Poem / Poetry

November 12, 2020

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It's 1348 Do you remember this date? A dark illness sat in the winds Blowing at all the lives it's about to take An illness is spreading The reapers are collecting Taking all our loved ones We thought we were protecting Quarantine yourself, stay off the streets "You men, start… Read More

Book / Fantasy

August 15, 2020

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One woman owns the courage to embrace the journey. Her name? Few know it. From the dust of the Earth, from the depths of the heart, to the core of the soul and spirit, secrets must reveal and chains must shatter. Note: This is NOT finished. Would greatly appreciate feedback… Read More

Featured Review by Elise Pannon

"I am having a good deal of trouble with the formatting...won't save." Read More

Book / Fantasy

May 18, 2020

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For centuries there had been only silence . . . The gateway through worlds known as the Rift, the Black Door, remained still as glass; a pitch-black mirror that when gazed upon showed only the reflection of one’s soul, and the emptiness therein. Throughout the silence the races soundly slept,… Read More
a cargo ship staff member reaches the port at Ragusa and is made to stay in a 40 day quarantine, him and his cargo to see whether he is carrying the plague. 14th Century Read More

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After the death of the President of the United States, the country is under lockdown due to the plague. While the survivors continue to live, other people are fallen ill. The Second Book of the Plague horror fantasy saga by Robert Helliger. Read More
New York, March 24, 2020. Because of the plague, a group of people in New York struggle to survive, as the city that never sleeps is shut down because of the illness that has swept America. When President Andrew Lowe is in a safe room, with his family, Don Kramer… Read More
The observations of the new planet Earth and how it looks and feels years after a mysterious deadly disease almost destroyed human beings. Read More
One raised through a world of religious experiences how God is truly used from one follower to another. Read More

Book / Fantasy

October 05, 2019

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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
Henry Malnit is building a machine to rid Earth of a plague. Read More
I have a theory. It goes like this. Everything we do is about death. Everything. From reading a book to eating to sexing (that’s a real thing) to sitting at the back of the class in school learning maths. From the day we are born to the day we die,… 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

Short Story / Horror

October 08, 2018

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

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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

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Octaria Orion, youngest queen in the history of Verona, returns in a star-crossed romance that may lead to her doom. Read More

Featured Review by hullabaloo22

"Midsummer Night's Dream, with a touch of Romeo and Juliet, Merchant of Venice and an expanded army of Snow White' dwarfs. As David Bowie once as..." 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

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Octaria Orion, science prodigy and youngest member of a covert operation, must restore her memories before evil destroys the red planet. Read More

Featured Review by hullabaloo22

"Oh, Joy this put me in mind of some kind of Shakespeare/ Martian sci-fi tale. Maybe it was the names you chose but I think more the relationship..." 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

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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

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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

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FEAR THE PLAGUE LICH. Please? Read More
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