Short-story stories, books, poems, and more

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The The Imaginarium House

Starting on the 1st December and finishing on Christmas Eve, a piece of a story will be posted every day. Some will be two or three paragraphs and some will be just a sentence. Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

December 15, 2018

When an angry man grieves for the loss of his son, an ancient evil returns, offering him the chance to have incredible power and show what a wise man can do with it. Read More

Book / Mystery and Crime

December 15, 2018

Reads: 258

Comments: 18

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Are corruption, extorsion and even murder now all possible without being detected? Dr Franks likes to think so. Read More

Featured Review by Sue Harris

"You certainly grabbed me in with this one, Markie! Excellent chapter, disturbing but compelling! " Read More

Short Story / Romance

December 13, 2018

This is a short story I wrote for school Read More
A short story about a robot and his maker. Read More
She is broken. He wants to bring peace back to her soul. She has lost everything. He is just what she needs. Read More
They say opposites attract. This is just that. Trigger warning!!! This story contains suicide attempt and swearing Read More

Reads: 69

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

The The Imaginarium House

Flash fiction in 84 words Read More

Featured Review by Joe Stuart

"The good news is that the contract is not binding in the absence of consideration (i.e. unless you paid for the game). The bad news is that it w..." Read More

Lina is an average girl with an average life. Maybe a little more insightful than most, but she's just really mature, right? Wrong. If you like this story please like and comment and I might continue it! Read More
In the outerplanes, the domain of the Gods of Vaelia: the God of Knowledge and the Goddess of Luck met and shared a drink, and like always, they argued and fought, as they always had, over the nature of all. A night like any other, in the hall of the… Read More
A new employee recieves malicious phone calls, but should she confide in her boss? Read More

Short Story / Commercial Fiction

December 02, 2018

Reads: 93

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A very short story of a man who works in Hell. Read More

Reads: 58

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This story speaks volumes. But of whom? Read More

Reads: 107

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The BoMoWriCha Prompts House

Based on a prompt by the BoMoWriCha House Read More

Featured Review by Sue Harris

"A remarkable and most entertaining interpretation of the prompt, Markie. Well done, I loved it." Read More

I got a lot of unfinished projects maybe it was unwise to start a new one. Here is a short story I am writing about a tough father and mother protecting their children from an increasingly hopeless world. Read More
A dark and funny tale of how a stressed psychiatrist loses everything one fateful day. Read More
In this fanfiction of William Golding's classic 1954 novel Lord of the Flies, it is explained what happened to the survivors of the island following their rescue. Read More

Short Story / Horror

November 23, 2018

Reads: 76

Comments: 2

The The Imaginarium House

FOR MITCH HASTINGS, AN UNSCHEDULED STOP AT THE DINER WAS MORE THAN HE COULD CHEW! Read More

Featured Review by Sue Harris

"Wow, I did not expect that! Nice job, Markie." Read More

A person completely overcome by sudden depression stemmed from reflection of his life. He is at the end of the rope but further inspection of everything the world has to offer, he finds it difficult to end it all. Read More

Short Story / Other

November 20, 2018

Reads: 72

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A dream of another life... Read More
A soldier on the battlefield in World War 2 is injured. As he slowly slips away, he has visions of the love of his life back in civilization. Will he survive? Read More
Thoughts on seeing a loved one for the very last time. Read More

Short Story / Romance

November 18, 2018

Reads: 70

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Morgan Dean has received a great opportunity but will she be able to achieve her dreams Read More

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Short Story / Fantasy

November 17, 2018

Reads: 64

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

For the first time in his life, Finn experiences a natural disaster that will change his life. Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

November 17, 2018

Reads: 57

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a short story about a girl that discovers a way to escape reality in a place where no one is present. Read More
The Dutchess' three daughters, a mysterious wealthy man and a porcelain vase... Read More
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