Plague stories, books, poems, and more

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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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Comments: 4

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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

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"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

Book / Fantasy

March 08, 2018

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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: 72

Comments: 1

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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

Reads: 133

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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: 140

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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

Reads: 161

Comments: 5

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FEAR THE PLAGUE LICH. Please? Read More

Reads: 192

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Tags: war, man, fire, plague, human

Reads: 116

Comments: 1

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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

Reads: 249

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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

Book / Horror

September 13, 2016

Reads: 573

Shelves: 1

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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

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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

Reads: 428

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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: 266

Comments: 1

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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: 506

Comments: 27

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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

Book / Thrillers

April 13, 2015

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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

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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

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emotions spread quicker than lies and illnesses combined Read More

Tags: emotions, plague

Reads: 174

Comments: 1

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SCHOOL CHILDREN IN LONDON IN 195OS Read More

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Humanity has been visited by another race. First contact did not go well, and both species have been pushed to the brink of extinction. Now it all comes down to a single fight. Read More

Book / Science Fiction

February 01, 2014

Reads: 308

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After the world we knew is gone the survivors must learn to rebuild from the ashes. David, living alone, as had to learn to let go of his past in order to survive the present. Now six year later that past has caught up and he must learn to deal… Read More

Book / Fantasy

October 03, 2013

Reads: 14698

Comments: 38

Shelves: 8

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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

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A witch who falls in love with a king who is not as he seems. But then, the witch is not as she seems, either...And this is the true beginning of one of the most popular princess tales of all time!? Read More
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