Shadows stories, books, poems, and more

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The Booksie Classic House

When war strikes the lands of Obscuria, a woman called Melinda and her boyfriend are forced to part ways. However, she won't let it stay so. With no friends and family left to back her up, she rides off to the battlefront. There, she sees what horrible things the enemy… Read More
"Clouds Over A Grey Sky" is a collection of short stories that speak of intense human emotions such as fear, sorrow, love, rage and many more, with a heavy focus on character and atmosphere. This collection will be updated at random, and it is likely to be marked as complete… Read More
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Tags: love, moon, shadows, nite, 2am

Fading light brings the darkness and the shadows that once enslaved the human soul. Read More
Senryu-style poems with a humorous twist. Read More
Reflections of war, as lived and experienced. Read More
This is the first of a two-version poem. Read More

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This is one of a Two-Version Poem. Read More

Miscellaneous / Romance

February 22, 2022

Lately I've been giving up. Read More

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Senryu with a more romantic side. Read More

Tags: dance, sand, beach, shadows

We encounter shadows everyday in some way.Their influence on us goes deep. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 22, 2022

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We are shadows in search of our reflection. “We are shadows in the light, sneaking, sleeking, seeking, always searching, never ceasing. Craving affirmation of affection, and demonstrations of adulation.” Read More

Miscellaneous / Other

December 31, 2021

This one is me. I've noticed in life im a wreck. Read More

Tags: love, moon, shadows, nite, 2am

Miscellaneous / Other

December 24, 2021

i ahh yeah Read More

Tags: love, moon, shadows, nite, 2am

The shadows of the night begin to hide beneath the morning rays of light, as life begins to wake, and dreams begin to fade. It is the morning ritual of blossoming moments that are yet to be, and of unformed memories and unfelt sentiments and passions, that begin to stir… Read More
I remember way back when I was a child, not yet a man. Not yet able to understand or comprehend. Read More

Miscellaneous / Other

September 01, 2021

I lost my way haven't I. Read More

Tags: love, moon, shadows, nite, 2am

So dark is the night That it seems to cast an eerie spell, Lost alone and lonely now In your own private Hell. Read More
So i started this and i began loving it. then i hated it. Read More

Tags: love, moon, shadows, nite, 2am

Seeking shelter from the sweltering humidity and the overpowering heat of the burning sun, soldiers seek refuge beneath the shade and shadows of the bamboo trees alongside rice paddy fields or village ponds along the Vietnamese countryside. A respite from the intensity of war. A reprieve for the body and… Read More
New York, 2021 Patricia Moore is a thirteen year old girl who suffers from epilepsy. As she dreams, she sees shadow people, who comes at night time. When she tells her parents, they don't believe her, until she, and her friends, are attacked by them. Read More
Well these days are interesting. Sometimes no I always overthink. Read More

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In Vietnam the days were long, hot and humid. The nights brought with it the shadows of despair and the sounds of solitude. Sometimes, when the lights went out the night unveiled the demons within for many of us. Read More
Where have all the young men gone? I see only shadows in the light. Where have all the brave men gone? Read More

Tags: war, light, men, shadows, brave

We are shadows of time. Our lives played out beneath the stars that travel the dark expanse of time, now reflecting only silhouettes of what time has left behind. Read More
I hear the rhythm of the summer day beginning as I watch the morning sun rise higher in the sky. The chirping of the birds awakening atop the dew-soaked branches of the old Vara Dulce tree add to the morning sonata that permeates the morning air. The gray morning shadows… Read More
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