Survival stories, books, poems, and more

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In the late 22nd century, mankind's failed attempt to harness the power of the sun plunges it into a world of perpetual darkness, where the line between human and animal begins to blur. Dominic Brooks, a young boy orphaned as a result of the Cataclysm, soon finds himself drawn… Read More

Poem / Romance

June 07, 2018

Reads: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Not your average structured piece of writing Read More

Reads: 45

Comments: 6

Shelves: 6

The Land of Dragons House

Beast of Carcerem Island is about a creature, a monster with nothing but an endless desire to eat. It stalks its food, hunts them down and uses its knowledge in order to beat its prey, but will one day, someone beat it? This is for Reapers contest… Read More

Reads: 22

Comments: 4

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

There are consequences for what we take. Read More

Reads: 20

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

And he slept. For thousands of years, all but his name was forgotten. Sacred rituals, unnatural happenings with all the sorrow and loss was already lost in the memories of the now dead. The pagan children, walking along the shores, will shortly wish for death, once their eyes catch… Read More

Tags: survival

Book / Fantasy

May 25, 2018

Reads: 19

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Marc Gallo finds a beautiful young woman hiding in his shop named Tamara. Tamara has traveled a long way from a distant world to find someone very special to her and drags Marc into her struggle, since she is being pursued by beings from another world. Read More

Reads: 0

Shelves: 2

The emogroup House

Reads: 327

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

The catalyst, and the dark night of the soul. Read More
four best friends, with one special place to themselves, but how long will the fun last? Lucy is hiding secrets and Isaac is going mad. how long will they last alone in the wild after everything goes wrong? Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 28, 2018

Reads: 0

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: survival, victory

Reads: 27

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Josie Metcalf is hunting for black-eyed children to kill them in revenge for almost killing her. While out on the desert plain of yet another desolate road, she realizing that there are other things in the world just as dangerous and menacing as the black-eyed children. Read More

Book / Horror

April 24, 2018

Reads: 452

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Serje Niko was a short, thin high school boy who was tired of being tormented by a cruel girl at school. He had pined over her, desperately in love with her but she spurned him cruelly and made it her hobby to humiliate him. Now he had found a… Read More

Reads: 117

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Inmica Smith is a young woman at the age of sixteen. The human race has fled earth to find a safer place to live after a nuclear war has destroyed the place that they once called home. They fled to a planet called Xena. ever since then, they have… Read More

Reads: 23

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: survival

Book / Horror

April 08, 2018

Reads: 53

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

There are people among us who like to kill other people, serial killers, who live hidden from the rest of humanity. What would happen, if those killers were crossed paths against each other and the hunters became the hunted? Read More
After group of four astronauts crash on Europa, they must survive in the harsh environment. Not only do they have to survive the storms, but they must survive themselves. Read More

Short Story / Horror

March 27, 2018

Reads: 44

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Charles Maddox is an investigative reporter called out to a lonely mansion for a possible story only to find the place haunted by something so terrifying, he wants to abandon his job and simply escape with his life. Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 19, 2018

Reads: 27

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

taken from my book, "Flavortism" Read More

Book / Fantasy

March 11, 2018

Reads: 62

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 2711

Shelves: 1

The House of Ghosts House

Follow Jerry Deluxe and his group as they survive in a world overrun by the dead. Read More
A work of fan fiction based on the game released by Wild Card 'Ark: Survival Evolved'. Waking up on a strange island inhabited by prehistoric Dinosaurs, Tabitha must learn how to survive. Starting with nothing but her bare hands can she make the tools that her ancestors… Read More

Reads: 40

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A mans fight for survival. Read More

Tags: murder, rage, survival

Book / Horror

February 02, 2018

Reads: 515

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

When the alpha and beta tests have come to a conclusion, the final product of MMRPHG has been released to the world. Everything turned into chaos and only those with the strong will can survive in the chaotic world of MMRPHG. Read More
I like the movie but thought that it had so many holes in the plot and unnecessary twists that it drove me nearly insane. This is my attempt at tying the storyline together so that it makes more sense. At least to me... Read More

Book / Science Fiction

February 01, 2018

Reads: 67

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

How the Peyote virus came to infect more than half the continent is often speculated, but no one seems to know for sure is that it is spreading quickly, and there is no chance for survival. Several 'clean zones' are spoken of but seem as attainable as the end… Read More

Reads: 29

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A poem about enduring a long period of hardship only for the self belief to win in the end. Ending the chapter of doubt and moving into a new era of life. Read More

Book / Horror

January 04, 2018

Reads: 64

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Follow Dominic through the zombie apocalypse as he tries desperately to save the people around him! Read More

Tags: survival, zombies, wip

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