Town stories, books, poems, and more

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A mysterious, old man walks into one little town that rests on a mountainside, never giving a name and seeming oddly calm and happy all of the time. However, he may be a much bigger blessing than everyone assumes. Read more to find out how an old man, impacts… Read More

Tags: home, town

Poem / Fantasy

August 07, 2018

Reads: 62

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Poems House

Just a story of the old mixed with the new. Read More
This story I did in one sitting. It is a story that is ominous. It starts when person sees something that is just the tip of the iceberg. Read More

Reads: 164

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a story about the mind. How dangerous are our secrets and what happens when something of power takes over consciousness? Read More
This is a story about a conspiracy in a once quiet town in Redding. No one lives there anymore but the experiments that are garnished there. What is going on in the town of Redding is for only the reader to decide. Read More
He came into town, but no-one knows when or how. Then the odd things happened. Read More

Tags: man, town, warnings

Hollow and lonely, the disembodied voice calls in the ghoulish chill of October.... Read More

Reads: 422

Shelves: 1

The Review Chain House

A writer goes back to his home town on his father's funeral. He learns that his father believed in myth of Lost Islands and his obsession got him killed. Like a moth to a flame. The town people behave odd and hide a secrete behind their smiles waiting for… Read More

Reads: 152

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Every night, she watches . . . Read More

Reads: 148

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Strange things are going on in this small town and the residence have no idea what they are dealing with. Maybe you know(?). Read More
There is something odd about this little fishing town, but I can't quite make out what it is. Read More
In 1967 in the small down of Hudson, Ohio, an government human science experiment goes wrong, later spilling into the core of the earth and spreading across town. It gets to the local cemetery and wakes up the dead; shortly after causing the beginning of a zombie apocalypse. Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 07, 2017

Reads: 125

Comments: 1

The Poems House

Just a fictional twist---ed story. Read More

Tags: sea, boats, town, fishing

After his grandfather passed away, a riddle was left behind. Among its cryptic lines, one name sticks out to him: Olcshire. Read More

Reads: 300

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The The Horror House House

Welcome to Split Cliffs! A small town in southern west California known for its Trailer park, creepy forest views, haunted nights, slow lifestyle and killer highway 13. Its not far from your home but takes you miles away with a demonic vortex chasing you. Bring your family and your credit… Read More

Reads: 1476

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

back from a few years break and back at it with some fresh ideas hoping to finish it off soon as i have a new idea i would like to try but for now i must finish the task at hand sorry for some of the errors in punctuation as… Read More

Poem / Horror

June 04, 2017

Reads: 191

Comments: 3

The House of Ghosts House

Welcome to our lovely, sweet, amazing town! You'll never want to leave... Read More

Tags: horror, madness, town

Haziel (pronounced Hazel) He has toxic acis within his blood. Its deadly to everyone it comes in contact with. But for him the acid gives him insight to the future. Read More
315 words. An activity I did in my English Writing class. Read More
This is a three chapter short story, a little over 2,000 words. --- Some might say this is a sad story, some might say that it is a story about friendships and what brings people together, still, others might say that it is about life in general. I would agree… Read More

Reads: 159

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A storm leaves some unwelcome guests. How will the townsfolk get rid of them. A poem told in almost bardic style. Read More
A fictional story about the possible beginning of Guardian-Angels. --- Sometimes a writer creates a story that takes on a will of its own, as to what the ending will be. This version, "Angel Recruitment," was not my first choice, but it is where the story seemed to want to… Read More

Tags: angel, path, boy, help, town

a poem about college town pizza Read More

Tags: college, town, pizza

Short Story / Other

October 12, 2016

Reads: 165

Comments: 4

The Booksie Classic House

A nice leisurely walk.......hmm! Read More

Tags: town, walk

A rhyming story about a fictional miracle. --- Or was it? Read More

Tags: church, town, horn, angle, well

This is my town, this is my city. Italicized words from Timothy Victor's "This Is My City." Read More

Tags: death, hope, lights, town, city

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