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Another short story continuing my Undead series, this time referring back to present day, catching up with what our protagonist is up to, and finding out a discovery about his family that will effect the outcome of future short stories I have in mind. Read More

Reads: 48

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A disillusioned and unloved old man simply known as the "Bench Sitter" finds an enchanted nightstick near his bench and wishes to be young and to have a name. Unbeknownst to him, however, the wand grants his wish but there is catch--he is given a cursed name belonging to a… Read More

Featured Review by Christy Writes

"This is such a creative, interesting story. I've never read anything like it. I'm wondering, did you write the story first and find the pictures..." Read More

Basically a compilation of short stories, some have a vague plot, many don't. Most of them have mature/triggering content so I'll put trigger warnings as the beginning of each story. Oh and also a lot of casual swearing everywhere Read More
Continuing my Undead series I decided to delve deeper into the historical background of our protagonist's lineage, to give an origin of the battle that starts back in the past that still occurs in the present day. I might delve deeper in future short stories of how these historical figures… Read More

Reads: 88

Comments: 4

The Booksie Classic House

Cover image: Pawel Czerwinski on Unsplash Read More
Photo (c) PIxabay I really needed something lighthearted. I've been feeling lugubrious for far too long. Read More

Reads: 126

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Cover image: Francesca Zama on Unsplash. Read More
A Wonderland flash fiction. Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

Reads: 120

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

This piece is an excerpt from the book I am currently writing. I thought it worked really well as a short story so I wanted to share it with you all :) Although I have labeled this as literary fiction much of this story is based on my real life. Read More
Isaac has been granted a wonderful privilege - to be among a few to be trusted with the knowledge of the true current state of his country, with all of its troubles, so that he can spread awareness and promote solutions. There is just such a prevalence of ignorance in… Read More
Cover image: Pawel Czerwinski on Unsplash. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 06, 2021

Reads: 44

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

i don't think that I need to explain anything , do I ? The title says it all ... but I have to say that 2020 wasn't the best year for most of us so I was inspired to write this to sum up such a relentless and unforgettable year… Read More

Poem / Fantasy

October 24, 2020

Reads: 113

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a poem that I wrote whilst in Year 8 in Secondary School for a homework assignment. We were given a task to write a poem based on an image of a surrealist painting. I was given a picture of "The Sun Sets Sail" by an artist called Rob… Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 08, 2020

Tags: surreal

Reads: 1960

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

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

Featured Review by hullabaloo22

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

Book / Fantasy

August 31, 2020

This short novel is a surreal fantasy journey, with elements of left-wing politics, utopianism and science fiction. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 09, 2020

Reads: 67

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Sometimes just moving words around is enough . . . just to see what happens. Read More

Tags: surreal

Poem / Poetry

August 06, 2020

Reads: 62

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

My dream-reality is an allegory - a fresco of the senses. Read More

Reads: 82

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A man seeks the solution to a quandary. Read More

Tags: surreal

Poem / Poetry

July 24, 2020

Reads: 77

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Create your own reality when everybody else seems so glum!!! Read More

Tags: surreal

Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More
He wasn't giving up exactly, it's just tough times! Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 12, 2020

Reads: 134

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

Tags: surreal

Poem / Poetry

April 11, 2020

Reads: 208

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Options turn to desperate measures! Read More

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Poem / Other

April 06, 2020

Reads: 133

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: mind, wonder, surreal

The Blue Lemonade origins story. Read More

Tags: surreal

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