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The Science Fiction House

(THIS IS A CONTINUATION OF 'THE CITY OF LIGHT' READ THAT BEFORE READING THIS BOOK, I can't stop you though, you can read this first if you want but you might be confused) After the rather and unexpected disappearance of Melvia Rose, Mathew is determined to find her. The… Read More

Book / Horror

November 26, 2017

The first part of a longer story, focussed around the happenings of a guardsman at the forest. He works to oversee the people entering and make sure that they pay the entry fee. But what happens in a few weeks, he could have never expected. The blurb sounds horribly… Read More

Short Story / Thrillers

November 17, 2017

Reads: 377

Comments: 5

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The Booksie Classic House

The first story set in the neighbourhood of the city Kingsham, where a nearby ominous house looks over the city below. The house is owned by an average man, yet what he finds after living his whole life in that house is something he could never have imagined. … Read More

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A free-written story that I have edited to make it look vaguely okay. By "The Match," I am in no way shape or form referring to football or any other sport. I don't really care about them. Take out the "really," please. Hope you don't mind cliffhangers because I have… Read More

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PARANORMAL, SUPERNATURAL, TIME SHIFT, GRIPPING For a start, a young man slides into a time shift where he meets a man who died forty years ago. Within this rip in the fabric of time, he relives his worst nightmare. Read More
EERIE, TENSE, SURREAL, TWILIGHT ZONE A man finds himself with one foot in the present and one foot in the past. In whatever way, both feet are locked in the fatal corner of the twilight zone. Read More
Imagine if a terrorist group made a threat. Never really on your mind right? Until you hear about it. Now imagine if that same terrorist threat was more sinister than they, or we could ever imagine. Sam is an average worker for her boss, when her life becomes survival in… Read More
A first crack at a horror story. Ethan West is sent to the quaint town of Lunar Peak after a work disagreement. The simplicity of this forgotten location seems to be his worst nightmare, however things only seem to get worse the longer he stays. Along with his new friend… Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 13, 2014

taken from my book, As The marker Snaps" Read More
My Name is Gemma Kendall is a short story written in first person, present tense. It is a piece of literary fiction which focuses on dark themes such as bullying, depression, alcoholism and crime. The story is written as a stream of consciousness; the narrator’s thoughts and opinions are presented… Read More
I was being watched but it turned out I was being hunted. Read More
He was falling from the sky, but he was no angel. Read More
In this 3rd installment of the Elliot Cookson Series all the Characters are brought together in a dramatic overlay to Books 1&2. Tense and captivating situations bring out realism in the Characters. The Demon has found a couple of new ways to terrorise Elliot, Hannah and Samuel. Read More
This short opening is a dystopia genre, based on public mind control that has happened to the protagonist of this story. Read More
This poem is based on a dream I had the other night. I wrote it in about 2 hours and it's almost just a stream of consciousness. Hopefully you enjoy it anyway, and if you have any questions, maybe they will be answered in part 2. Thanks. Read More
Frank is Between Minds. Falling asleep in one means waking in the other with nothing but a bad dream that can't be touched, can he escape and which life is real? Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Isabel has a dark secret that she is hiding from everybody she loves, including her boyfriend, Jeremy. However, she's lost control of this secret and she sees only one way out that will relieve her suffering and keep her boyfriend safe and alive. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Lucy is your average 18 year old. All the hormones. All the Alcohol. All the Gossip. She was 8 when her dad died, leaving both her and her mother with heaps of money.Known as a snob to those in her neighbour.Known as the hottest girl in College, to everybody else.… Read More

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this is my real story of the time when i was in highschool, it is in two parts, i am publishing this in hindi, if i get response than i will also publish in english . please read must ..... Read More
Everyone speculated about how the world was going to end but what if it was ending and you didn't know how or why. A group of young adults end up entwined in dealing with the shadows. For their safety, and those of the ones they love. How much can each… Read More
This is a story filled with spies, intrigue and twists. Hope you enjoy :). I condensed several short stories into this "novel". Comments appreciated & returned thanks :D Read More

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Waking up to a chorus of distant screams with no clue as to where she is an unfortunate victim lays helpless as her surroundings become clearer creating more questions than answers. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

[The First Poem Of 2012!!!] I guess... this could be taken metaphorically or literally, either way, questions, comments and opinions are greatly appreciated! Happy January!! Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

A letter from a man from the future tells us whats happening Read More

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The Nightmare started like this... Read More
John always had a way with every girl that he felt was worth while and "cool" until he meets a girl named Stella. After finally talking to a girl who has been in school with him for years, John see’s there are things in places he never expected and maybe… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

“Hi, I’m Taylor, I’m 23 Years Old And I’ve Seen Countless People Die” The Institute Is A Medical Hell. Set In 2010, Recent Times, Humans Are Experimented On To Search For New Medical Break-Through. The Institute Was Abandoned By The Government In 2008 And Since Then Has Been Run By… Read More

Book / Fantasy

June 06, 2010

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Comments: 131

The Booksie Classic House

Katie just Wants To Be That Average Girl That Gets The Good grades And Has Some very Close Friends, But Of Course With Her Constantly Moving It's Very had For Her To Be This. And It's About To get A Hell Lot Harder. Read More
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