Samurai stories, books, poems, and more

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Book / Fantasy

September 10, 2019

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The path the samurai chose was paved with self sacrifice, which he willingly accepted before taking the first step on a journey from which there was no turning back. Although trained to bravely embrace duty and the unexpected, he was not prepared for the supernatural nor a predestined love that… Read More
Leda, a young woman who moved to Japan to escape her abusive family, is slowly adjusting to her new life. She's learning Japanese, making friends, and enjoying the summer festivals. On the day of the famous Tanabata festival, she finds a small shrine - but when she steps out of… Read More

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Book / Fantasy

December 18, 2018

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Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

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Enter a world of legend where magic reigns supreme and the sword is its adversary. Anastasia Korin, a native of the country of Venigast studied long and hard to master--Legacy, a weapon arts skill that only a female could wield. Its power grew within her and soon she had… Read More
In the vast world of Nobria lies four great and mighty kingdoms, each containing the remnant of a great warrior people. These four kingdoms coexist with one another but remain rivals. However when a ruler threatens to disrupt the balance by conquering the other kingdoms, the other three must… Read More
A samurai is a member of the Japanese warrior caste. They were the military nobility and officer caste of medieval and early-modern Japan. By the end of the 12th century, "samurai" became almost entirely synonymous with "bushi," and the word was closely associated with the middle and upper echelons of… Read More
Since she was fourteen, 16-year-old Lilly has lived on her own in the big city after a series of traumatic events involving her parents. Despite the hardships in her life, she has stayed positive. She chose to stay strong instead of choosing to fall apart, The last thing Lilly expected… Read More

Tags: samurai, runaway

After an incident that the ninja clan killed the entire samurai clan "Akabane" leaving the only survivor of the clan, Kenta. The young man travelled place by place until he meets an orphaned girl, Yuki. He ended up taking Yuki on his travels. Read More

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For thousands of years, the Karasu Tengu had been mankind's protector against the race of giants, the Onis. Now the Tengus are shattered and assimilated into the Imperial guards, and the threat of giant kind loomed over humanity once more. A lone Tengu, Murasa, must discover the purpose of his… Read More
A poem about a samurai. Read More
This story is my creation, it talks about the honor and power of a legendary samurai who goes through a lot of trouble in discovering who is he. Read More
What happens when a hero can't talk? When they have no way of communicating anything to others? Does this make life easier or harder? What kind of adventures could a mute Samurai warrior find himself going on anyway? Read More

Poem / Romance

September 03, 2016

Hope is a pretty smile and a beautiful mind. Read More
This book blends historical events with the story of an made-up story of a Ronin that begin in 1582 Japan Read More
A simple written exercise Read More
Despite being a modern day samurai and imperial blacksmith, Hunter lived a simple life. Simple until Jeric Silver took notice of her. Faced with this evil that dose not fight fair and has unlimited resources, Hunter’s only option is to join the Organization. An agency who fights to bring criminals… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

A man named Kenji entered the woods chasing his dog. To his surprise, he met a group of samurais! Will they kill Kenji? Read More
A short story about an obscure character from the Magic: The Gathering expansion set called Betrayers of Kamigawa. It revolves around a ronin's (master-less samurai) experience not only earning but living the consequences of her title. Read More

Tags: samurai, ogre, fumiko, mtg

Book / Travel

March 24, 2015

Most remote islands of the imagination conjure up paradise. Japan is an archipelago of puzzlement. From the sands that forged their swords and serenity, they traveled a Samurai Road of temples and shrines, feudal fortresses, and flowing mountain streams of wasabi. On sashimi and soy sauce, and green tea over… Read More

Tags: travel, japan, samurai

Book / Non-Fiction

August 27, 2014

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Comments: 1

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Young Tsuna Watanabe, brash, foolish and arrogant is estranged from all he ever knew and held dear. His prestige and power drive him to commit sin after sin. Where will this lead the foolish protagonist? Read More
JDM IV: has that moor sailing for the new world as a restaurant owner. Q: can his tall tales and party tricks really keep the punters coming back for more? Recommendation: 4 stars. [1240][length: 94%][100% of idea realized!][1st draft] Read More

Tags: love, japan, samurai

Once upon a time there was a hard-working fisherman. One day, he met a fox who always fools people... 528 words. Read More
This is a short story based in Japan. A young ninja succeeds at evading pursuing samurai in the woods, but when she returns to her home village she finds something devastating... Read More
Samurai/Kung Fu novel set in ancient china in an alternate universe. Read More
This is a historical fiction that takes place during the 1800's in japan. Read More

Book / Fantasy

April 13, 2013

Reads: 311

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Shunja is an outcast orphan living under the strict tutelage of his master, Ogami. His master's origin's are murky, and his affections are harsh, but Shunja's willing to do anything for him, even take up a revenge quest upon the biggest and the most powerful clan of all, the Chiga.… Read More
Gob's action packed adventure story. Read More
A legendary rurouni is on the run and bumps into another wanted foreign rurouni who is intrested in her. what they both think is that they both guess their genders wrong, and take a journey together filled with action and drama to kill one man. who is this legendary rurouni,who… Read More
Usagi is a young Ronin who travels around feudal era Japan. As a child, she was trained in the art of the samurai. She is the daughter of a powerful lord, but she ran away when her father tried to make her his heir. On her journey, she meets a… Read More
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