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The Booksie Classic House

James and his family are trapped inside their house as a storm rages outside. When he looks through the window, he notices something strange in the clouds... Read More

Tags: dark, short, story, witch, storm

Wrote for fun. Inspired by a dream and the fact that people influence each other, sometimes negatively, but the Earth also influences you in a way. Something like that. Read More
This is a short story about a man who finds himself jealous of nature. Read More

Tags: nature, short, story

Short Story / Horror

July 03, 2020

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The Booksie Classic House

The dangers of using a telephone scares a woman in her house. Read More

Short Story / Horror

June 28, 2020

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The Booksie Classic House

The Emergence was the worst thing to ever happen to us. Now we're on the verge of extinction. (Written for a cover prompt. Cover is a photo of the Rainman fountain in Florence, Italy.) Read More
Ducky Lemon sees something unexplainable... Read More
This infamous string of murders, with four victims spanning over three months, could possibly be solved that very day. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

These are five haikus (haiku?) on the seasons, written while I was in New Zealand- enjoy! Read More

Tags: poem, short, haiku, seasons

Just a poem I thought up on (you guessed it) a train. Read More

Tags: poem, short

her pain wasn't made for this world. Read More
How fear of loneliness and greed can make something wonderful toxic. Read More
About fulfilling one's life and doing the first step. Read More
A brief insight of the fear of becoming lonely. Read More
Reaching a clearing in the middle of the forest, she spotted a small gathering of people of nearly all ages. They were all gathered around what could be thought of as a bonfire. But what made her heart stop and tears well up and spill over wasn’t the fire or… Read More
A window in an old house allows viewers to see into the future. Read More
Elliot lives a normal life for a college student in St. Louis, MO. At least, he thinks he does. Then, he realizes that he has a peculiar need, and has no idea how to get it fulfilled. After viewing videos of men being forced by other men, he decides to… Read More
I wrote this poem on my phone during a long car journey coming back from a beach in Brazil. This poem has seen multiple changes however has kept the same overall message and length. Read More

Tags: short, sad

a sentient suicide vest, struggles with the job that his creation must have him do. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Lester Holt is being haunted by something... Read More
an encounter in a train station. Read More

Tags: short, flash

Short poem about the selflessness and reality of heroism. Read More

Poem / Other

February 13, 2020

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The Dysfunctional Poetry House

And now for something completely different Read More

Tags: short

Book / Horror

February 03, 2020

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The Booksie Classic House

After the tragic death of Joseph's father, a death god possesses his family offering them an end to their suffering through the salvation of death. Read to discover the tragic and unavoidable fate of a suffering family that loses all hope in this disgusting world. Read More
A very short piece I wrote on my view on chaos in the world. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

A long short horror story about music. Read More
Lucas is sitting in bed when he hears something enter his dark bedroom. Read More
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