Tension stories, books, poems, and more

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many of us suffer from this toxic tension in our own homes whether it was because of our parent's relationship , family issues , misunderstangs and other issues that makes our stay at our own homes just unbearable... Read More

Reads: 144

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The The Imaginarium House

Anne is a seventy six year old widow who is Grandmother and sole guardian of sixteen year old Freya. Tensions in their relationship arise because of the age gap, exacerbated by the Covid lockdown. After a heated argument, Anne begins to doubt her ability to cope with headstrong Freya who,… Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 02, 2020

Reads: 160

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

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Featured Review by B Douglas Slack

"Truly spooky stuff here, Hully. I was expecting one thing and got something else indeed. Bill " Read More

Reads: 146

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A horror flash with a touch of humor. Cover image: Lewis Parsons on Unsplash. Read More

Tags: horror, fear, tension

Book / Fantasy

June 27, 2020

Reads: 7187

Comments: 116

Shelves: 2

The The Imaginarium House

It seemed the right thing to do at the time, but when The Truth is finally revealed, the consequences for the royal family are catastrophic. Cover designed by our own, super talented booksie member, Markie Bee... https://www.booksie.com/users/markie-bee-223538 Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 13, 2020

Reads: 161

Comments: 2

The The Imaginarium House

Written for NaPoWriMo Day 14. Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More
MYSTERY, SUSPENSE, TENSION, CHILLING The death of her mother brings Vanessa to a chilling discovery and a purple note of mystery. Read More
A ROLLICKING RIOT OF FOOD FARE, GAGS,AND ‘OH NO’s. The Grand Opening of an all-you-can-eat buffet is rocked, rolled, and raved by Honored Guests and a rabble from the streets. Jasper von Dinglehoffer precedes the street cast for "Night of the Living Dead" as they descend upon their freebie as… Read More

Reads: 246

Comments: 5

The The Imaginarium House

A 300 word story. Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

Reads: 427

Comments: 6

The The Imaginarium House

Short story written in 200 words for the Booksie Summer 2019 Flash Fiction Contest Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 09, 2019

Reads: 314

Comments: 6

The Booksie Classic House

When you can't go out without drama, you leave the one causing drama at home Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 14, 2018

Reads: 271

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Short Story / Horror

October 05, 2018

Reads: 401

Comments: 5

The Booksie Classic House

Featured Review by Sue Harris

"Superbly written, Hully... full of tension and intrigue. I like the way you drip fed clues as to the setting, allowing readers to fill in pieces..." Read More

At the edge of humanity's reach inside a mad creation horror and wonder harmonize into the ultimate instinct of the living: Survival. Read More

Tags: horror, tension

I'm a developmental and content editor. I see the same problems from new authors all the time. It's venting time... :) Check it out. Read More
A simple short story with a hidden technique to control stress 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

Poem / Romance

August 18, 2017

Reads: 677

Comments: 10

Shelves: 1

The Vintage Publishing House

Noir: Confessions from Lisbeth Read More
Now, scoring top marks isn''t a headache at all! Read More

Tags: tension, study, tips, exams

An Event that takes place before "In a World of Monsters." Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 14, 2015

Reads: 469

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

the inner conflict that festers when one doesn't communicate their thoughts Read More
Kailytsi Richards: average 20-year-old on the average quest as an independent with all the average jobs and payments that come with it. Suddenly, she is confronted by a man claiming she is a sorcerer from another world. . . Average? Not anymore. Is there more than meets the eye? What… Read More
This is a piece of creative writing I have written for my controlled assessment in English GCSE. It is about a drunk woman who cannot remember what happened the night before, or where she is. Thank you. Read More
we are threaten by the ghost and we got to know some one is going to die...but who? me or any of my friends? Read More
I was being watched but it turned out I was being hunted. Read More

Book / Romance

February 06, 2014

Reads: 1002

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A-list actress Scarlet Vanderbilt has been depressed and lonely ever since she can remember. Now that she started working on a new movie with Zane Trenton her life just got worse. everything he does pisses her off which he finds entertaining. Read More
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