Purgatory stories, books, poems, and more

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Short Story / Other

November 07, 2017

Reads: 9

Shelves: 1

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Against his best wishes, Fortune is chosen to talk to the three leaders in hopes of stopping the war at noon. Will he be able to talk them out of it? Read More

Reads: 111

Comments: 3

Shelves: 4

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More from Aylsh'r and his afterlife. When Aylsh'r wakes up in a drab, grey room he expects he's ended up in the cells after a raucous night out with the lads. But memories of a white work van and his final journey to work would suggest otherwise.… Read More
This article describes Heaven, Hell, Purgatory, and Limbo. Read More
This is a song dedicated to "Our Town". When all must die at some point but life continues on. Read More

Reads: 76

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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To a city where you purge and turn your anxiety into art and tragedy you shall enter. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 06, 2014

Reads: 185

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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A poem of an indescribable epiphany Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 03, 2014

Reads: 55

Shelves: 1

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A very short poem about Purgatory Read More

Reads: 703

Comments: 19

Shelves: 2

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Adam Diverse is a seventeen year old soul trapped in a purgatory. He is cursed with eternal youth and has a minimum wage job. But one day it will all change. Edmundo, a former Grimm Reaper, is resigning from his job and asks Adam to fill in for him. When… Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 01, 2014

Reads: 72

Shelves: 1

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A poem about a place equivalent to hell. Read More
As the world grows asunder. This is the truth. Read More
This is a true story about a dream of a person. "I know someone will do something bad to you." Suddenly, I feel somebody is brisk walking behind me. And I see the whole world around me become black. "Because now, everything is gone." Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 17, 2012

Reads: 82

Shelves: 1

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Poem about my thoughts of what purgatory must feel like. Read More

Book / Horror

December 01, 2012

Reads: 335

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Just finished chapter 1, this might become a novella or a novellette. It is said that there is a thin line between heaven and hell known as earth. But, there is a gray area between these three sections, a place known as purge. From there we get the sinister creatures… Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 22, 2012

Reads: 80

Shelves: 1

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umm... so I hear my work is short. ever heard of Occam's Razor? Read More

Reads: 210

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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In class we're studying Edger Allan Poe, we had to create a story like him, setting a tone of 'spooky' this is what I got. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 10, 2012

Reads: 174

Shelves: 1

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Paradise revisited. Read More
Originally published under a different name. It has been corrected. - Views one's overwhelment with life's triumphant ability to masterfully crush us. Read More

Reads: 243

Shelves: 1

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This is just a Profile of characters for The Mystica Series. This will be updated every time a new chapter is made for The Mystica Series Read More

Reads: 70

Shelves: 1

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Just feeling down one day. Don't we all feel like we're in limbo from time to time? Read More

Reads: 140

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Found this on my ipod Dom a few weeks ago. Guess ill continue it. :3 Read More

Reads: 369

Shelves: 1

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Just my most recent story/poem-like thing. Read More

Book / Fantasy

April 25, 2012

Reads: 104

Shelves: 1

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Matthew Joyce was finally beginning to appreciate the smaller things in life. A tumultuous few years filled with wrong-doing and temptation had been put in the rear view mirror. Life is beginning to become smooth and calm when on a beautiful spring day, Matthew is murdered. A lifelong atheist, Matthew… Read More

Reads: 152

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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A man on the brink of death must face the choices he has made in life Read More

Reads: 217

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

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At the Academy, Pupils must prove themselves dead smart. Literally. Amy doesn't remember anything about her life before she died. She can't even remember the cause of her death...Perhaps this mystery is the key to graduating from The Academy For The Definitely Dead... Read More

Reads: 402

Comments: 12

Shelves: 1

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This is a contest..... more details in the writing. Read More

Reads: 221

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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On the day Mr and Mrs Forester plan to have a family lunch with their daughter, Kitty, and meet at a diner near his firm. Plans go array when little Kitty's excitement gets the better of her, leading her to snatch her hand from her mommy she then runs across… Read More

Reads: 78

Shelves: 1

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a struggle with one's mortality,living life on the street Read More
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