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The United States military tries to create a special serum that will change and modify the human genome. Their goal? To create super soldiers, but something happens with the serum. When they test the serum on a human test subject, the subject suddenly dies. But he isn't dead for long.… Read More

Book / Horror

July 30, 2020

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A plague has swept the world and the dead are rising. Those that remain struggle to survive as society collapses around them. A multiple POV zombie story set in Australia. New chapter every Thursday. Read More
Tarkov is a ruined city, where PMC's (Private Military Contractors), fight over resources and information. Locals, called "Scavs" work to both defend their former home, and to hoard their own wealth. However, there's a darker undertone for everything happening in these ruins. Read More

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Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More
The First Instalment Of The Dome series- The Whole of Washington is boarded up over night with a wall dividing them from the rest of the world. The Government have built a Dome where the remaining residents of Washington must fight till the death. Six competitors go in and only… Read More

Book / Fantasy

July 02, 2020

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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
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
Alone and lost in the mountains with his six-year-old sister, fifteen-year-old Zach Walker is faced with the task of keeping them alive while finding help for their parents who have been kidnapped. To make matters worse, Zach is being followed by a man set on killing him and another whose… Read More
An elderly couple in self isolation during the Corona Pandemic. Their world spirals out of control when they are held hostage not only by a virus but also by intruders in their home. Can they survive the Lockdown... Read More
Colette, only daughter of Duke Hildebrand and heir of the Hildebrand business gets engaged to the Empire's dog/ Empire's war lover, General Swain Viler. And who sits by her side as her newly assigned maid? Denise Miller. Her father's competent assistant that he threw away because she was better at… Read More
Four childhood friends set off on their annual Easter trip to Mpumalanga. Unaware of the danger that lies ahead. Will the girls survive the long weekend or will a psychopath's appetite for blood ruin their plans... Read More

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When the world is destroyed by an earthquake, Amy returns home to the desolate landscape that was once Salt Lake City. Hopeless of ever getting the answer she has sought from her father since the earthquake began, they struggle to survive and dodge the ever shrouded organization of the S.A.U.… Read More
Mila Vermillion lives with her father in the capital city of a powerful empire, which destroyed their family and legacy and are forced to live in poverty. This is a story about a young girl who does her best for her father and herself to exist in a city where… Read More

Tags: war, survival

At a cross road of life we are left with two choices, either, we succumb to pressure and cave in, or,rise and become a hero. This is a story of a girl who is faced with these choices and the option she goes in for. Read More
Carma cast out in the streets by her parents. She was shunned by her family and community for the child growing inside her . she turns to prostitution to support her lover and herself. Read More
Tanya Gray, a young college graduate, joins the shocked refugees seeking shelter from the approaching nuclear nightmare. They find it deep inside Crystal Temple, a high-tech underground fortress, designed to survive the nuclear fallout. But Tanya soon discovers dark and terrible secrets about Crystal Temple and joins a rebel movement.… Read More
This story was inspired by the Hunger Games. In the near future, the United States government decided to turn against its own citizens. The US citizens took up arms in order to defeat the tyrannical leaders but was heavily outmatched and soon found themselves under a very powerful dictator. The… Read More

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In order for Alyssa to survive the Zombie Apocalypse, she was going to have to trust another kind of monster... Read More
A scientist is accidentally transported to a planet covered in desert,he soon finds out that the locals are all mutated insects and must survive until he can finda way home.This story is an experience of what someone can accomplish to survive in an inhospitable environment. Read More

Essay / Non-Fiction

January 12, 2020

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A letter to myself. Cover image: Eduard Militaru on Unsplash. Read More
A couple get caught in a storm while walking at the beach. Read More
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
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
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
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
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
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