Tragedy stories, books, poems, and more

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This is a short narrative poem about a well known tragedy. What tragedy? You'll see. Read More

Tags: ice, sea, tragedy, deaths

Submission for The Imaginarium house. Read More
This short story shows how mental illnesses can affect a romantic relationship. Kindly do not proceed further if you are still hurt by a break up or at a bad place due to a mental illness. I would love feedback! Read More

Reads: 25

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Set in County Cork, Ireland - 1970, Eliza Byrne is a recently-made widow. Join her on her brief journey through her memories as she looks back on the events leading up to her husband's death. Read More

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Comments: 6

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Danielle March lost her dad on her fifth birthday. Taking a bullet to protect her, not realizing that she was a part of of something big. Bigger than she could ever imagine. Read More

Reads: 48

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

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Johnny's had enough. Read More
Set in rural America during the mid 20th century, this story centers on the relationship between two childhood friends as they learn the bittersweet meaning of friendship, love, and family. Read More
Set in America, Lt. Molly Ellerweiss is charged along with her scant team to seek a quartet of bank robbers, led by the tactically able and vicious Dravid, stakes all the higher because he is a recipient of military training. His potency due to him being ex-Indian Special Forces. This… Read More

Reads: 37

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Once lost, those things are not recovered Read More

Book / Young Adult

July 17, 2017

Reads: 165

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

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A calamity in a predestined life is ready to shatter a young man - testing how much of his humanity he's willing to give up for a second chance at life. Read More
Nearly one hundred years after the end of World War I, a young man journeys to Flanders to visit the graveside of his great grandfather, a soldier who died on the salient. I do not own the lyrics of the song "The Green fields of France." Check out the version… Read More

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The Fantasy Realm House

This is a tribute to a manga I wrote in high school. I quit drawing the manga fully realizing that my drawing skill is not nearly enough for a manga. The main character's name is the same as in another work which I am writing but they are unrelated. Read More

Tags: fantasy, tragedy

human interest story of one woman's battle with cancer, earthquakes, and rising above life's challenges. Read More

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Samantha is dying. Cameron struggles with his abusive father. Yael can't decide to come out of the closet. Aubrey is hungry for popularity. Rocky the back stabber. Miles the bully. Tanya the loyal friend. Read More

Book / Fantasy

July 12, 2017

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Torn from their home, forced to flee, and hunted mercilessly. Twin sisters must rely on each other and on new, uncertain friendships in order to survive the unforgiving world around them. Read More

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A poem I wrote about a battle that could not be won, and how trust and love in companions can help to bring victory. Read More
An intriguing tragic-comedy that reflects on the lively-hood and daily hustle of a man in the city of Lagos. Join Segun as he experiences an unforseen reality of when life attacks. Read More

Book / Romance

July 05, 2017

Reads: 218

Comments: 7

Shelves: 2

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But the person, who taught me happiness, Seems like he no longer even knows….. What happiness is? With his eyes filled with nothingness and a distinct sorrow, with a gaze that goes beyond…passing everything that`s in front. So I want to make him know happiness because I owe him my… Read More

Tags: romance, tragedy

Short Story / Other

June 20, 2017

Reads: 33

Shelves: 1

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This was a piece I made trying to use a different writing style. It is narrated by the main character yet jumps between present and past as if we were watching him tell himself a story of how he gained and lost his first love. Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 14, 2017

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Shelves: 1

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Reads: 40

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

The Life is Life House

Digging through memories, old inspiration has surfaced. I find myself unable to sleep, once again. Read More

Tags: tragedy

Reads: 16

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Tags: beauty, tragedy

11/22/63, 12:29 PM. Dealey Plaza, Houston, Texas With the presidential motorcade in his sights, he pulls the trigger and takes the shot. As chaos erupts on the street below, an almost inconspicuous assassin flees the 6th floor of the Texas School Book Depository. He doesn't know it yet, but come… Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 16, 2017

Reads: 11

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Forget what they say and lie with me ... Read More
When you can't accept it is over ... Read More

Book / Young Adult

May 09, 2017

Reads: 131

Shelves: 1

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Karen and Kailyn grew up as identical twin sisters. Aside from appearances, both girls wanted nothing to do with each other and lead two very different school lives. Karen who was very popular at school, was very outgoing, but made the wrong friends. Kailyn on the other hand, was quiet,… Read More
true story about my last summer (2016) Read More

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Comments: 2

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One page screenplay. Victor, a soldier has lost someone named Jasmijn during a war. Read More

Reads: 297

Comments: 4

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A work of non fiction under my pen name William Pierce about five brothers and manhood. Read More
Short story I threw together for a friend after discussing a dream of theirs. Pacing ended up a bit rough but was fun. Read More

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