Sailor stories, books, poems, and more

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A short story starring a poor sailor hoping to catch some fish at sea. Set in the fictional world of Thorczhia, Second Age, Year 2XX. (This is a story I wrote like a year back and forgot to upload.) Read More
Inspired by the Rhyme of the Ancient Mariner Read More

Tags: hope, alone, spirit, sea, sailor

This story started out to be about one type of Kobold but then it just changed direction all by itself (?). Almost as if someone was whispering in my ear; Nah, that's silly. Anyway, once I started writing the story seemed to tell itself, and the ending came as… Read More

Tags: work, farm, ship, sailor, helper

Short Story / Other

May 29, 2018

Reads: 166

Comments: 2

Shelves: 3

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After returning from the war, I profess my love to a long time friend. Read More

Tags: love, war, friends, navy, sailor

The Perfect Shore is a short story told in verse. The sea captain's tale Read More
Memories of a crust old sailor and some long lost Saturday mornings. Read More
The things that go on in amusement parks just shouldn't Otta happen. Someone otta investigate, or some-thin. Read More
From a historical account. All kinds of criticism welcome. Read More
So, I decided to make a sailor moon fan-fiction cuz i am in the process of watching pretty guardian;sailor moon crystal, I finished the original and this is what it is gonna be based on. Read More
A clever little girl ends up going on an adventure on her way to her local library. Read More

Poem / Fantasy

May 24, 2016

Reads: 244

Comments: 4

Shelves: 2

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Not your Disney type of mermaid. This one can prove to be lethal. Read More
Some people say I am mean, well I have news for you, it's not me that's mean, its, well... Read More
The story of an Octopus' love for a drowning sailor Read More

Reads: 187

Comments: 2

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A sailor's muse of dreams, life and friendships. Read More

Tags: gold, bar, sailor, rum

Reads: 4393

Comments: 2

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Earnest Seeker is bored teaching in a small-town high school in the US Midwest after living overseas. To get back into the wider world, he resorts to the rather radical act of joining the Navy. He quickly realizes that he is way too educated and knowledgeable for his rank as… Read More
Fictional story set in a mystical fishing village. The into is purely expanding on the setting but the main story is about an old woman waiting on her love to come home. It was based on a friend's life who met a man for three days, promised to wait for… Read More

Short Story / Non-Fiction

October 18, 2013

Reads: 314

Comments: 2

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People ask me about my travels; well really speaking I started travelling in May of 1955. Against my parents wishes I joined the Merchant Navy in Hamburg, Germany. My father wanted me to be a radio-technician. It would have been a very interesting Career as I always had been interest… Read More
A man who once sailed on a warship gets invited to sail on a fishing boat. Read More
Sailor in the Indian Ocean longs for home. Read More
A tale of a place that sailors dream of discovering one day. Read More
The tragic story of two kidnapped children. Read More
An ode (of sorts) to shipworms, also known as Teredo worms. They're a kind of saltwater clam, which make their living by eating wood left in saltwater, eg. ships. The little beasties are much to be feared . . . Read More

Poem / Horror

January 11, 2012

Reads: 134

Comments: 2

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IT'S ABOUT A MAN LOST AT SEA, AND HOW HIS FATE SUCCUMBS HIM. Read More
A lovesick man pines over a woman he can't have Read More
An enemy that has been sealed long ago has revived. This time he is after something that is very powerful. But the seven princesses must stop him and reawaken the Eight Sailor Senshi and guardians. Read More
Sirens are supposed to attract humans on the sea by singing enchanting songs. It's only natural - they are innate carnivores, human flesh is their supposed nutrition. It would be a hopeless case to fight nature, wouldn't it? Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 14, 2010

Reads: 186

Comments: 1

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A dramatic reading of Popeye. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 25, 2010

Reads: 1567

Comments: 52

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Hopes and dreams can take anyone anywhere and everywhere..... Read More
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