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Persephone "Perry" Williams is a companion to the wealthiest man in the world when a darker side of him comes out she must find a way to survive or find a way to escape. Read More
Fifteen years ago, Emlyn was privy to a congregational message where her Pastor had suggested they begin building a community of believers to buy and sell amongst in preparation for the time of the end. How could something sound so tantalizing and ludicrous at the same time? Sure, she obsessed… Read More
The following is a detailed historical and informational account on the creation of one of most renowned cultural heritage sites, Saint Mary, which evolved from a rickety collection of makeshift huts to a military strong point vital to the events of the war between Northwood and Silangan in the Pacific… Read More
When the world is destroyed by an earthquake, Amy returns home to Salt Lake City, hopeless and semi alone as she struggles to repair a broken bond with her father. At the bottom of the barrel, they scrape by scavenging anything they can find dodging the ever shrouded organization of… Read More
This is a story about the weeds that have taken over the earth and the events that conspired with possibly the last woman on the face of it. Read More
Rowan was no more than 18 when the world met its end. 10 years later, she has no home and little way of surviving. However, she's well known as the best hunter, survivor and soldier that has ever crossed the Ruins and would do anything to protect her 13-year-old tag… Read More
Part 1 of The Hunger Games: My Story, where Raven Moores faces her challenges and worst fears before the games, during the games, and even after the games. Read More

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After the supposed date of a mass nuclear attack is leaked onto the deepest parts of the dark web, eight high schoolers who discover it set off on a journey across America in order to escape the inevitable destruction. With a plague of mutated humans overtaking most of the population… Read More
In the old days of mankind, the average citizen merely survived. They had no other goals. But we have choices, but not everyone has goals. Read More
An alternative ending to Cormac McCarthy's novel, The Road. Read More

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A group of survivors travail through a post-apocalyptic wasteland seeking refuge. Read More

Book / Fantasy

July 06, 2019

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Marc Gallo finds a beautiful young woman hiding in his shop named Tamara. Tamara has traveled a long distance to find someone very special to her and drags Marc into her struggle, since she is being pursued by beings from the unknown. Read More
Here, for the first time. I am pouring my heart out, really putting myself, my life out here. It is an attempt to heal, find my path, connect with other's who have experienced loss and pain. The book is my journey - a real time account of how I am… Read More
A young boy is running from the apocalypse. He lost his family and found a seem to be working train. He is meets by more people and they fight to survive. Read More

Tags: survival

The story follows the journey of a girl stuck surviving an apocalyptic world on her own. Facing relentless monsters, isolation, and insanity, the girls only goal is to find her family, or at least what remains of them. In this future setting, nature overpowers man and this girl will refuse… Read More
One night the rain falls heavily in Mumbai, the rain did not stop and it continues to rain that night. It was very scary because of the sound ,the thunder and the lighting at the deep night ,I and my brother was very scared ,at last we slept .The morning… Read More
Jacob woke up in a dark room surrounded by dark figures. After the lights turning on, he sees a room filled with one hundred kids, all of which seem to be in the same state as him. Where is he? Why is he here? All questions will go unanswered until… Read More
Serial killers have been among humanity for centuries. There is a question to why they do what they do. Is there a reason, a goal at the end of their violence and cruelty? Not any that science and medicine has yet to discover, but what if there was? What if… Read More

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Tags: survival

Book / Romance

May 14, 2019

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You relive that moment over and over again, wondering what could you do other than hide under the bed. You can't breathe properly, can't see properly, only pain and guilt echoing in your mind, yelling at you for the actions you did. Not even your mother's hug can make you… Read More

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A guy has dreams about the Zombie Apocalypse and becomes one of the best survivors in it. Unfortunately, this dream comes true, but he has an advantage. Everything that is happening had already happened in his Dream. Read More
2062, Martian orbit. Four of the first Martians ready to step foot onto a new frontier. Mars. This perilous journey will cost them everything, but will be start of everything, Read More

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What's worse than working as a fry jockey at the local fast food joint? Being stuck at your job during the zombie apocalypses. Now Delilah, or Dill, has to find her way out of town keep from getting bitten hopefully find survivors and maybe even a cure all with the… Read More
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