Tragedy stories, books, poems, and more

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This is the story of my life. Through the stories I remember and those I have been told I try to overcome the childhood I did not have and struggles to become a productive person. Read More
to the one who perhaps knew me better than anyone, and yet i cannot speak to. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Tears are a sign that something significant has happened. Tears are shed as a result of great joy or great sorrow, great pain and loss or great triumph. They come for more reasons than I have the ability to list but they never come for nothing. Read More
Swayze has issues. From obsessive compulsive disorder to panic inducing agoraphobia that's turned everyday life for an otherwise typical teenage girl into a living hell. Cole is a burnout, pothead, slacker, and the new kid at St. Damien De Veuster High on the island paradise of Oahu Hawaii. The only… Read More
Once upon a time, a war was declared upon the Celetials. Who would ever hate on the angels? **I also publish on Wattpad @murmaiiderr? It will be updated more on there** Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

A violent storm tests the sanity of three people. Read More
One day in my life. I was the witness. A sidewalk drama Read More

Tags: life, dogs, tragedy

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The Booksie Classic House

After fighting in the Second World War, Edmond O’Neil returns home, desperate to reconcile with his father, a man of eighty, who has become an invalid. In the process, he will discover a dreadful secret, one that will tear his sanity apart. Read More

Book / Romance

December 12, 2018

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The Booksie Classic House

Maisie is a regular high school senior. Her best friend Asher is in love with her, but what happens when her rival gets in the way of her and Asher's relationship. Drama gets heated and things take a turn for the worst. What will happen to Maisie and Asher? Will… Read More

Tags: love, tragedy

Book / Fantasy

November 26, 2018

She was called a freak and a monster. She was abused by man and women alike. All because of her uncommon friendship with a small butterfly. One day however, tragedy happened and she was given a curse. A curse to never die. a curse to have powers that seem good… Read More
A brief glimpse into the life of an addict whose true addiction runs deeper than the vices she abuses. Read More
I hide from what I am fearful of, and only what I am fearful of. Read More

Book / Fantasy

November 11, 2018

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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, Roses… Read More
Jean struggles to find a reason to live when calamity strikes one after another. Read More
A young girl meets a young boy, and she has no idea that he hides a secret she will never know about. Read More

Tags: romance, tragedy

Twenty year old Jason Malkins has been in and out of foster homes his entire life and as a result of his traumatic childhood, he has spent most of his youth with a psychiatrist, trying to recover from his mental health issues. His current psychiatrist, Dr. Daniels, suggests that he… Read More

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The Fantasy Realm House

The continent Ibon. An independently run area that houses both Humans and beings known as Kraeka, though they usually don't interact. The town of Phoba borders the lands, and fears the Kraeka greatly. Maya Nephim and Megumi Nen are in this town on vacation from their job in a group… Read More

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The The Imaginarium House

Picture prompt flash fiction short story... Identical twins so alike yet so different! Read More

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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
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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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
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