Post-apocalypse stories, books, poems, and more

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The year is 2025. World War III has left much of the world destroyed, and America has collapsed in the aftermath. Two twins, a brother and sister, fight for survival in the American Midwest as they travel to a supposed military stronghold in Dallas, Texas. But while on the road,… Read More

Book / Fantasy

July 01, 2017

Reads: 827

Comments: 23

Shelves: 4

The The Horror House House

Once more into the Rift . . . Led by the elf prince, Adros, a group of heroes returns to the Dead Worlds in a last ditch effort to find the living. But instead of survivors, they encounter beings more ancient and evil than even the foulest of Dead Gods.… Read More

Reads: 187

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Life after death, religion, good and evil, right and wrong, come to find out it was all skewed to hell. The fringe theorists were the closest to having it all figured out, but what difference does it make now? The search for our purpose, our origins, our creators, it was… Read More
Former college student, Max, awakes in his car surrounded by thick fog on all sides. His car won't crank, there's no one else around on this desolate highway. He leaves his car and starts walking down the highway where something sinister lurks in the shadows. Read More

Script / Science Fiction

January 01, 2017

Reads: 81

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A script assignment I did for my writing class. I may re-write it as a short story, but I might as well post the script version. Ten years after the apocalypse, a lone girl has survived eight years without human contact. She spends all her time painting. Read More
This was the first draft for an assigment that I did in my first semester of college, and it is also a smaller piece to a larger story (in the same universe as Black Hands). It's a short piece about finding something to smile about every day, even in the… Read More
In the year 2024, a science laboratory in Japan discovered a form of technology that could enhance the way of human living, by expanding the life of man to over 120 years. In the year 2028, the world underwent chaos at the hand of a group of prototype Cybers, or… Read More

Book / Science Fiction

June 19, 2016

Reads: 509

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Orson, a young man alone in a bunker meant to hold 8 survivors against the extraterrestrial threat, goes through his whole day, often listening to a lone radio broadcast describing the world's status. So maybe his view of the surface is a little skewered, sure. But a sudden intruder changed… Read More

Reads: 74

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

It's year 2030. It's 5 years after World War III broke out. No, there were no bombings, no nuclear weapons, no water poisoning, no mind controls. No, it didn't become the end of the world as what most of us have thought years ago. It was a modern battle. Against… Read More
I wrote this story based around a plot/backstory/characters suggested to me by a friend. Some of it is a bit silly and not intended to be taken seriously, but the majority of it is serious. You'll know which parts aren't. I won't be taking this particular story any further, but… Read More

Short Story / Science Fiction

December 13, 2015

Reads: 115

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A tale of a traveler in the wastelands. Read More

Reads: 112

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

When the world is consumed by nuclear fire, you would imagine that everyone caught in the blast would stay dead. So did Thomas Rave when he witnessed a wall of fire destroy everything, but when he is found by some not too friendly tribes people, he finds that he's still… Read More
Pandemic Dawn is a post apocalyptic novel set in the near future. Book One and Book Two: Rise of the State are both available already in paperback as well as Kindle and nook. Synopsis: Taylor is just trying to find his son in this world of disease, anarchy and chaos,… Read More

Reads: 188

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Taylor is just trying to find his son in this world of disease, anarchy and chaos, and along the way discovers a ring of slave traders which forces him to make a heart wrenching decision. Should he help these women and children and risk never finding his son, or continue… Read More

Reads: 52

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A zombie apocaylpse story, a short story of losing the one person he loves and an unexpected ending for him. Read More
Sin is an assassin gifted with the ability to open a different dimension he created. He lives in the aftermath of a calamity that nearly destroyed a whole country, ruled by the very people that caused the tragic happening. Despite being an assassin, he has this dream of becoming a… Read More

Book / Horror

January 11, 2014

Reads: 80

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Everything goes to hell as we follow 16 year old Lewis on a mission. To just survive. Read More

Article / Romance

December 05, 2013

Reads: 57

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I am the offspring of light and darkness the angel of death, a man who lived on kisses, society's over run by a group of flesh eating werewolves. Some will run, some will desecrate their soul for a sinful life of killing. I looked up to a master who showed… Read More

Reads: 241

Comments: 24

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A fence to divide them, a fence to confine them, a fence between life and death. A Dreamer's whim, and a Fool's mistake - cities now lies in ruins after a nuclear war. Those unfortunate souls that survived within those cities now face another grim future - if there is… Read More
In post-apocalyptic North America, there exists two sides: The CRISIS organization (those who want to rebuild and establish laws. They do not stand for individuality) and the Desert Rebels (Those who stand for individuality and lawlessness). There is no good. There is no evil. Just two extremes. Kat is the… Read More

Reads: 123

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The stories of of three survivors on a contemporary post-human Earth. Read More

Reads: 95

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

In the wastelands of a once thriving society there is a legend. A legend of a man who can not die. He goes by many names, Captain, Commander, Chief, murderer, killer, devil, master. All of them work, all of them are true. However there is one name that everyone knows… Read More
America and China are in a war, America began drafting again and Aaron Darco is in the middle. he was drafted at 16, now a 22 year old Elite close combat fighter, he seems to disagree with what the U.S is doing, and wont stop at JUST disagreeing. Read More

Book / Other

May 03, 2012

Reads: 153

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The world is in ruin as zombies room the earth. Other creatures that were thought to be myth now run rampant. One person who surived by himself is now forced to work with other people to surive. (there is swearing) Read More
A post-apocalyptic account of a human named India. India has just survived Earth's apocalypse and remmebers nothing but simple facts about herself. But slowly through time with the help of her lover and old acquaintances she starts to remember little by little of her devastating past. This is the tale… Read More

Book / Fantasy

December 12, 2011

Reads: 32

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The Flash was the beginning of the end, or perhaps the end of the beginning. As society crumbles under the madness of the New Dragons, a few sane Dragons take up the name Magi and give an oath to save who, and what, they can. If, that is, they can… Read More
This is a short story (well, around 5 pages) about a band of survivors in a post apocalyptic world. 'Twas originally an English project, and I was planning on putting it on the web. Enjoy :) (also, picture is not mine. I do not take credit for making it, and… Read More

Reads: 586

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I'd seen a girl run for her life. I saw her, then the monster. I saw a head fall to the floor. I saw the body of the girl roll into a table and fall. And now what was this girl telling me? "I don't know horror." ? Rich. Just… Read More

Reads: 201

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

As the humankind approaches its final days, an old man tells his grandson and his friends the story of the Desertwalker, a mysterious stranger who saved him from the clutches of death many years ago. Read More

Book / Science Fiction

February 03, 2010

Reads: 120

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Gabriel's ancestors were of the few lucky enough to escape the atomic apocalypse, and the only ones to carry the knowledge of the old world. When he is thrown out of his community by the people, he is left to question his uncertain fate among the ancient ashes. Read More

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