Shipwreck stories, books, poems, and more

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Poem / Poetry

May 26, 2017

Reads: 60

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

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A shanty. Whenever our children ask where we be, tell them we're to sea. *Thank you to Mr. Watson for the inspiration* Read More

Book / Other

January 11, 2017

Reads: 50

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A mighty storm formed from anger and betrayal Read More

Tags: shipwreck

I wrote a screenplay about the Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald and was then invited to an expedition to the ship when it was found at the bottom of Lake Superior. It was quite an experience. Read More

Tags: shipwreck

Reads: 105

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A group of divers looting a sunken ship will learn the errors of their ways. Read More

Short Story / Humor

March 22, 2013

Reads: 229

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Hi guys, I wrote this story as a horror short story project for my 11th grade English class. Although I got the highest grade in my class, I am slightly disappointing with the story itself due to too much gore and a bit of unrealistic injuries. Anyway, just want to… Read More

Reads: 279

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

When an unsuspecting ship is hit by a storm and hurtled into the middle of the Bermuda Triangle, there is chaos. The only survivor is 16-year-old Sapphire, but she has a feeling she is not alone... Read More
A topical piece, given current commemorations Read More
Two members of a crew on a pirate ship sneak away from the rotten Captain Crooked Eye and have many misadventures while escaping. Read More

Reads: 448

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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The untold story of Sam Bellamy and Maria Hallett's love. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 22, 2011

Reads: 157

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I love the sea and its sounds, and just the idea of it. On the surface, this poem is about a shipwreck and the tragedy of it all. I'll leave it to the readers to assign it a deeper meaning. Let me know what you think :] Read More

Reads: 300

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a descriptive essay about a young scuba diver breaking away from his group and going off on his own mission. He finds an amulet, a cursed one- but he doesn't know this (the inscription reads: He who holds the amulet will perish)... His oxygen is almost used up...… Read More

Reads: 656

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A love story for those who prefer pirates to vampires ... Read More
To be both shipwrecked and at the same time safe takes something special like e.g. a special situation ... Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 14, 2009

Reads: 126

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A ship of two hundred forty-three yards to sail across the lakes To a mill so far away in cold November waters Twenty-six kilotons of taconite A roaring wind did blow and heavy waves did rise And crash across the deck and pour into the holds The darkness of the… Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 02, 2008

Reads: 181

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

as all shipwrecks are... Read More

Reads: 194

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Man spending his vacation in a lonely house experiences the horror of a tragedy happened in past. Read More
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