Surreal stories, books, poems, and more

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Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

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Comments: 5

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The Contently Deranged Travelers House

An entity known as Drin wakes to fight nightmarish creatures regularly, for it is his duty to do so. He begrudgingly wages endless war with such horrors in the hopes his only reward -- his sole desire -- will last forever. Now if only the emergence of these monstrosities would… Read More

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"This was an excellent first chapter, MA, full of menace and strangeness." Read More

He wasn't giving up exactly, it's just tough times! Read More
The first anthology of grimdark short stories from Schizoid Nightmares. This is a work of fiction. Cover art by Vlad Momot. Some rights reserved under CC BY 4.0. Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 12, 2020

Reads: 45

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

An ol-lee-gark-ee and a pogrom are interchangeable only when one decides it's more important than the other! Read More

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Poem / Poetry

April 11, 2020

Options turn to desperate measures! Read More

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Poem / Other

April 06, 2020

Reads: 56

Comments: 2

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The Booksie Classic House

Tags: mind, wonder, surreal

The Blue Lemonade origins story. Read More

Tags: surreal

Reads: 79

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem / Poetry

March 09, 2020

Reads: 82

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

She survives on her own . . . Read More

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Crazee out there! Read More

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I give you prose poetry the likes of which they cannot give you! Read More

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Poem / Poetry

February 21, 2020

Reads: 82

Comments: 1

The Poetic Dreamers House

A poem. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 19, 2020

A poem about longing. Read More
Make the most out of a bad situation . . . Read More

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His predicament continues. Somehow the main character has - by way of knocking himself out - woken up in a different time to his own. Read More

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How the past unfolds will determine the future of a 21-century-man! Emphasis placed on phonetic spelling. This style of writing shows how some dialogue doesn't have to go back and forth in the traditional manner. Read More

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I head to a strange hole-in-the-wall store on a hunt for ginseng. Read More

Reads: 67

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

In the beginning, everything relied on cooperation and symbiosis. This 'mutualism' served the masterplan of co-evolution. Then . . . it got smart - winning the stalemate. Its photocells were able to absorb vast amounts of electromagnetic radiation. The 'noetic' heir apparent showed no signs of weakness. Wanton. It craved… Read More

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Short Story / Other

February 04, 2020

Reads: 63

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Is De Sade one of the gamers . . . ? Read More

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Exploring a backwards rural town by bike and the strange wilderness surrounding it. Read More

Short Story / Other

February 02, 2020

Reads: 79

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

The body was willing . . . but the spirit was weak! Read More

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Short Story / Other

February 01, 2020

Reads: 84

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The encounter . . . Read More

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Reads: 90

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

'E's prob'ly goin' to get into trouble . . . Read More

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The story segues from its synopsis . . . Read More

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A recurring surrealist nightmare, although a delightful nightmare. Photo (c) Edu Lauton Read More
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