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Book / Horror

February 11, 2019

Reads: 199

Comments: 9

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

The Lighthouse is a 5 chapter short story, told in the first person. And written in a Gothic horror style. 1861: A Historian journeying back from the Orkneys is shipwrecked on a small Isle in the North Atlantic off the Northern shores of Scotland. He comes upon a Lighthouse and… Read More

Reads: 68

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

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Man as punishment lashed to a Sea Dart missile literally. Read More

Tags: anger, sea, ocean, ship, vessel

Reads: 147

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Lost at sea when coaxed by a mermaid, his desperate attempts to catch her to find his way back to shore are parallel to his life - always waiting for a catch that isn't there... Read More
Orin and Selka learn the true origins of the Seer, as well as Il'dria itself. The Seer also reveals the power contained within the Orbs, and the dangers they contain. This is a continuation of a collaboration, From Under the Sea, written by JackCrawford and myself. Visit each of our… Read More

Tags: betrayal, sea, water, orb, seal

What happened yesterday lost her sleep, lost her comfort and lost the safety that she has been looking for for a lifetime! She realized on that day that reluctantly agreeing to matters to relieve some of the burdens on someone's shoulder is in itself a burden on her! With time… Read More
Short and sweet I think. No true moral, I don't think lol. Read More

Poem / Humor

October 05, 2018

Reads: 66

The Poems House

A non-limerick that reads like one. Read More

Essay / Horror

September 30, 2018

Reads: 86

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Sea storms wash mysteries up from the unknown deep...….. Read More

Tags: sea, waves, fathom, cyclone

Reads: 78

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This poem is an autobiography of all the things that have shaped me as a person, woman, and writer. Read More

Tags: love, sea, i-am

Reads: 97

Comments: 5

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I often come here to sit and watch the boats. I do not know much about boats or seafaring but I find the ebb and flow of the tides and the toing and froing of the vessels to be a kind of meditation. I understand a little about the… Read More
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

Reads: 91

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

ever wondered how merfolk and sirens came to be? this is the story for you. Read More
Cheers to life! Read More

Tags: god, life, sea, deceit, ocean

Poem / Poetry

August 29, 2018

Reads: 84

Comments: 6

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Tags: sea, mermaids, medusa

Poem / Poetry

August 28, 2018

Reads: 65

Comments: 9

Shelves: 3

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Tags: sea, bay, cliff, view

The ocean is more peacefulthan the charactor could ever think. Read More
Picture prompted -- thanks to Jeff Bezaire. A piece of Nostalgia from a child's eyes. Read More

Poem / Travel

August 10, 2018

Reads: 87

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A poem about the beauty of nature and the choice to embrace it. Read More
A short story/poem. Not really sure what to call this, just some words I needed to write. I hope others relate to this piece in their own way, open for interpretation. Read More

Tags: poetry, poem, sea, mental, ocean

A compilation of three poems talking about the aspects of life and thought and the ocean. Read More

Tags: fish, life, world, wonder, sea

Reads: 113

Shelves: 1

The Romance House

Reads: 367

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Poetic Dreamers House

…With respect and love to “Halikarnas BALIKÇISI” Read More

Featured Review by B Douglas Slack

"I like the story of Antony much better as a poem, Koray. You've done well here. Bill " Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

July 16, 2018

Reads: 81

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The interaction and the eternal communication between the sea and me Read More
This is a poem about a college experience. I was at a fall retreat with the campus ministry. I wanted to capture this moment where I felt like my relationships with others and with God was deepening. It was my first time being away from home for so long.… Read More

Tags: home, sea, songs, silence, river

Once again I have no idea what to say so hello how are you?? Read More
A new kind of virus is sweeping across the world. Read More
Because why not. We had fun playing a game and the people sung a song without lyrics. Read More
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