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Book / Fantasy

October 15, 2018

Reads: 3004

Comments: 96

Shelves: 6

The Booksie Classic House

We know that Roses are red; that Snow falls when it’s cold; that Blade is called upon a sharp edge of steel; that snake bites out of instincts not grudge; that Ashes are the offspring of fire and anything it makes pair with in a burning affair. But here,… Read More

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Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Ali is a woman whose past stories kept haunting her. She used to be in love but her boyfriend died in a tragic happening. After the burial of her boyfriend, she found out that her boyfriend had babied another woman. Due to stress and depression, she had a pregnancy breakdown… Read More

Tags: romance, life, tragedy

A tramp on a mission from Chicago to find his lost brother in Chattanooga, travels alone through the bitter winter, sick, sometimes starving, taking brief refuge in a hobo camp along the way. Nearing his end he finds what refuge he believes will help him, a church in the city… Read More
“Did you ever think you’d go out like this?” Faith Donovan knocked her head against the stone at her back, dislodging a handful of ice crystals from her hair; unfortunately, most of it trickled down across her face, catching in her already iced-over lashes. Beside her, Wyatt snorted a muffled… Read More
Finlay Lara Rose Murdock is no stranger to tragedy. But with everything that has happened to her, she can't help but be drawn to it. Eric "Ricky" Henderson is the epitome of trouble--- the type of person to be warned about. Despite the irritation and destruction that comes with being… Read More
Leo is bored and tired of his life and relies on playing video games to bring satisfaction to his life. A new VRMMO (Virtual reality massive multiplayer online) company emerged and presented their product to the world, which allows players to switch their consciousness to another world. Leo wants… Read More

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Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Roscoe Barnes tells us his life story. He describes the day he met his lovely wife, and all of his life. He realizes what he values and lives a long life. Read More

Book / Romance

September 04, 2018

Reads: 111

Shelves: 1

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The begining of an end. A love that was never meant to be. Read More

Reads: 979

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The Lion's Throne offers the power which mustn't be taken lightly. The crown that shall be worn by the ruler is heavy as the world itself, and if the wrong one sits on the throne and bears the crown, the whole world might suffer. The Princess is… Read More

Poem / Romance

August 15, 2018

Reads: 49

Comments: 5

The Booksie Classic House

A picture-inspired poem of a romantic tragedy. Read More

Reads: 45

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Do not seek the because - in love there is no because, no reason, no explanation, no solutions. Anais Nin Read More

Reads: 166

Comments: 5

Shelves: 3

The The Imaginarium House

A story set in the early 1900's... a time when women who became pregnant out of wedlock were largely victimised and persecuted by society. Follow Mary on her mission to keep the child that her family insisted she should give up. Read More

Poem / Romance

July 23, 2018

Even after death, the soul longs to live the incomplete dreams and desires. Here's an ode to such a desire! Read More
The tragedy of being human and what we are losing as we live our daily lives. As we walk on, from our teenage years to adult age and then to old lives, we often lose things that we held dear, the illusion of happiness that we desire for turns… Read More

Reads: 98

Shelves: 1

The Fantasy Realm House

The end of the 53rd age marked the beginning of a horrendous war. The war brought about endless death at the hands of the Denizens, creatures that feed off of fear and death. The 5 Mages and their magically enhanced super soldiers known as the Sentinels fought valiantly against… Read More

Book / Fantasy

July 08, 2018

Reads: 105

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A child just wakes up after he got killed 2 days ago inside an orphanage, And as he think of what happened to him, he thought about his own name. "My name is... Ryan" Read More

Tags: tragedy

I wrote this, in 2017. It's part of my 10th poem set, Remembering Relapse. Read More
Matteo Carson was the one destined to save the world from the Ruin. And then there's his twin brother, Grey, who's promised to protect him. But he's kept it a secret. And there are certain people not content to let Grey hid in the shadows. Read More
Poem: The horror and tragic reality of war. Read More

Reads: 75

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A self-depreciating look into the core of the heaviness of depression, and it's impact on the way I saw the World. Read More

Poem / Fantasy

June 19, 2018

Reads: 61

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

When a father leaves for a land called No Man's Land Read More
A short story detailing the events of a massive tragedy that befalls a space colony through the eyes of one of it's citizens. Read More

Poem / Other

June 04, 2018

Reads: 52

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Health insurance or, rather, money can be a nice thing. Some people have one, some people have the other, and some have neither. Read More
It has never felt this good to love a person, it has never felt this right. But it's so wrong and we both know it. It was as if time stood still when I was with her, like the rest of the world just disappeared into thin air. I… Read More
A man riddles over a simple question after his love leaves him for another man. Read More
A lonely boy Ethan Clay, travels a long distance to enroll in a top notch educational institute to pursue his dreams, but due to some unfortunate encounters he is asked to leave the institute. With shattered dreams, he has nowhere to go. He ends up in the military where… Read More
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