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He is drafted. There is a spy in the barracks. Who is he? Read More
Submitted for approval on the approach of Veteran's Day/Armistice Day (though even more apropos for Memorial Day). A soldier's use as a tool of State policy may often be controversial, but regardless, the soldiers themselves are risking all, and sometimes pay an ultimate price serving their nation. This poem is… Read More
A quite moment for a soldier Read More

Reads: 399

Comments: 4

Shelves: 2

The Flash Fiction Fun House

When two soldiers in the dying months of World War I take shelter in a rundown French farmhouse, they come across a boy named Olivier, eager to invite them to dinner... Read More

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"Good stuff! I love how the twist is hinted at, making the reader think Olivier's parents are just depressed from hunger and poverty. Same for th..." Read More

Dedicated to the soldiers who fought and died for the USA. Read More

Poem / Song Lyrics

April 19, 2020

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Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I wrote this as a ditty medieval soldiers sing on their way home from victory in a story of mine. Read More
Amid a new war in the city of Darwin, the worlds above and below take a dangerous turn, when aliens invade searching for Midnight Eclipse. A powerful relic known to wipe out thousands and a weapon every nation on earth wants for themselves. Before any side can ascertain it, the… Read More
Conquer! Adam, Triss, Ross and Gary jump into the void. They fall through the cold air. Penetrate the building. A grenade opens the door to the Command Centre. They overthrow the crew and shut down the Defenses. The Republican Forces rain down and take over the planet. Mission accomplished, next… Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

December 11, 2019

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Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This poem is written for a devoted soldier who wanted to serve his country but he could not pursue his mission after getting injured. He still loves his country and joined another institute to pursue his dream and to serve his country's people. His enthusiastic approach to serve his motherland… Read More
A poem about pointless strugle for others, but yourself Read More

Tags: soldiers, fools

This was a real war; and is fought by real men. Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

August 18, 2019

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Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This story is about me finding myself in a strange situation. Read More

Tags: soldiers, war, guard

Reads: 285

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

On 14th February,2019 a convoy of vehicles carrying security personnel on the Jammu Srinagar National Highway was attacked by a vehicle borne suicide bomber in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir in India.The attack resulted in the death of 40 Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel and the attacker.The responsibility… Read More
I dedicate this poem to every soldier who fought and died for America's freedom. Read More
A Soldier's persistence and will to move on eventually pays off in an unexpected way. Read More
You are a civilian in a war torn place when soldiers enter your home. Against your will is imbedded with a squad of soldiers on a mission. their shield - human shield. Sequel to ‘Kiss my tank gun.’ Read More
My soul in words, one of my oldest and favorite. Read More
Could you follow the orders? Read More
It is not because I was a soldier why I wrote this poem. I just do not like war. Read More
This poem is dedicated to all soldiers. In this physical world, we face reality--either peace or war. Read More
I wrote this poem long ago so that the ink is faded upon the paper. Thanks to Booksie, I can now send it up. Read More
Concerning our soldiers. written May 30, 2017 Read More

Tags: death, soldiers, war, sad, ptsd

This is a compilation of facts, dates, names, places, and documented data combined with creative writing. t\This story was written October 22, 2014. Read More
She Said Daddy She said Daddy Like the generations before me I am called to fight for what's right Innocent children deserve A chance And I'm willing to fight. Read More
Decimus and Atticus were part a Roman century tasked with rescuing the prince of Rome. The century ventured into unknown lands, deep into a densely fogged forest where they knew nothing about the environment or what enemies lingered in darkness waiting for them. All everyone knew, even their commander, was… Read More
A short story about the journey of one dove Read More

Tags: death, soldiers, war, sad, drama

A fond Christmas memory from my uncle's childhood in 1919. Read More
This is the second part of a seven part addition to the Rose Houston saga. In this story, Sergeant First Class Rose Houston and her MP platoon meet Defense Department contractor William Travis Austin at the Military Passenger Terminal at the Baghdad International Airport. Things could have gone smoother. Read More

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