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36-YEAR-OLD MURDER CASE, SUSPENSE, ACTION, SHOCK, MYSTERY When DNA revives a 36-year-old murder case, the difficulties of finding witnesses, presenting reports, and introducing evidence, lay buried beneath 36 years of the lives and deaths of many potential witnesses. Two excused jurors—a retired Chief of Homicide Detectives and a doctor— delve… Read More

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Comments: 7

The Booksie Classic House

Christmas is cancelled. Who would do such a terrible thing? Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

Reads: 191

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A young boy finds tapes at his father's house that intregued him to watch what's on them. (GRAPHIC) I possibly could follow up with a part two, but I'm not sure. Read More

Tags: family, disgust, shock

What if you find out that you are at risk of being killed at any time? Just be matched and you are a dead man walking ... Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 28, 2018

Reads: 205

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a descriptive essay of a city which has been torn apart by war. The essay is from a young girl's perspective as she views the destruction. Read More

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Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This started of a poem but dragged on a bit we have just found out were haven baby number 5 and it was a bit of a shock to say we have been together 16 years and this would of been number 8 but miscarried 3 we cant believe… Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

April 07, 2018

Reads: 380

Shelves: 1

The EKG House

I wish homework would just disappear because this is what it does to me... Read More

Reads: 353

Comments: 3

The The Imaginarium House

Trick or Treat? Two boys get more than they bargained for! Read More
A compilation of Flash Fiction stories about life, relationships, personalities, disappointments, achievements and situations. Read More
this is not a true to life story but rather inspired by the book I have read years ago Read More

Tags: death, life, mom, dad, shock

Short Story / Other

February 08, 2017

Reads: 592

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Bringing up a 'challenging' child is very tough for Carol, on her own. Read More

Reads: 536

Comments: 10

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

What is happening and why am I the only one that doesn't seem to know? Read More

Poem / Other

August 12, 2016

Reads: 372

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Some people like to bury their heads in the sand about what is really going on in this world. Read More
EERIE, CLASS REUNION, SUPERNATURAL, SHOCK, MELANCHOLY, GRIEF Joy, merrymaking, and tragedy meet at a class reunion. Read More
As of the time this was written, I haven't spoken with my former best friend of 11 years (keep in mind, I'm young so that's 70% of my life) in over 3 months. I'm still struggling to cope with this situation, and this poem reflects my thoughts I have regarding… Read More
After eighteen years, the investigation into the disappearance of Charlotte Langley is re-opened, much to the shock of her twin sister Erin. This is not the only shock in store, as an item from the past emerges which begins to unravel the mystery of the disappearance. As the questions which… Read More

Book / Fantasy

January 01, 2015

Reads: 315

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Long lost orbs that unleash mystical powers become hunted as the undead rise and the living are lost in the chaotic destruction, generations ago one man saved the world and now the fate of the world rests in the hands of a bloodline connection between events that occur three hundred… Read More
dystopian story of a security risk at an unnamed airport. Read More
Had a an odd burst of inspiration and decided to write some part of a story. 2 hours later I feel quite pleased with myself. Not for the faint-hearted. Just an opening to a potential novel. Read More

Reads: 732

Comments: 19

The Booksie Classic House

This is my entry for StoryHeart's contest. Ileana George, who had always felt for her bestfriend was extremely happy that her love finally proposed to her on her birthday. However, her happiness was shortlived. Destiny snatched away her happiness and did such a thing that left her shocked… Read More
Agnes is a housewife. She lives with her husband and her 7-year-old daughter, Elena. One day, she wakes up at 9 in the morning as usual. As she is doing her housework (her usual routines as she puts it), she gets a phone call from her husband who tells her… Read More
What the heavy rain and the spades revealed. Read More

Short Story / Horror

March 23, 2014

Reads: 378

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

What secrets can an abandoned house keep? This is incomplete. Read More
A young boy is out with his friends, playing Dodgeball and enjoying the sun until something happens that makes it a day for him to remember. Read More
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