Tragedy stories, books, poems, and more

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Book / Fantasy

August 20, 2018

Reads: 1265

Comments: 22

Shelves: 7

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

Book / Fantasy

August 19, 2018

Reads: 384

Comments: 1

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Emi is a high school outcast. Her life is a literal mess with nothing going her way, or the good way. Her father is terminal and she has to get a proper job before her 18th birthday. The high school bullies have made it a living hell for her… Read More

Poem / Romance

August 15, 2018

Reads: 16

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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

Book / Fantasy

August 15, 2018

Reads: 444

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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

Reads: 11

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 6

Comments: 1

Shelves: 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: 63

Comments: 4

Shelves: 4

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

Reads: 480

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

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

July 23, 2018

Reads: 135

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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: 65

Shelves: 2

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: 74

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

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

Reads: 28

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem: The horror and tragic reality of war. Read More

Reads: 34

Comments: 3

Shelves: 3

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: 33

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

When a father leaves for a land called No Man's Land Read More

Reads: 60

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The The Imaginarium House

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: 29

Comments: 1

Shelves: 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

Reads: 67

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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

Reads: 58

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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

Poem / Romance

May 21, 2018

Reads: 146

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 138

Shelves: 1

The Finding Romance House

It was supposed to be just a game. That’s all Avery Forte thought it was going to be. But, it turned into an actual hellhole for everyone inside. The only way to escape is by beating the game. The problem? Avery is an amateur who’s never played an MMORPG… Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 16, 2018

Reads: 81

Comments: 2

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

There's no going back to the old days. Read More

Reads: 34

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The The Imaginarium House

a short short i wrote in a college class. it reflects my fear of being a new driver at the time and how i hated driving home in storms. Read More

Book / Fantasy

April 11, 2018

Reads: 80

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

There was a girl whose feelings changed the world around her, and with every step little smoke clouds emanated from her feet. When she walked in a tight space the very metal itself around her melted and shifted so that she was walking in a cage of blue light,… Read More
What does it take to turn young love into pure, utter, complete hatred? Cover by Kierra Alexandra (@pxsitive._.thxughts) By Reeling and Writhing (@reeling_and_writhing) Read More
A man lost in the sea searches for what he has lost Read More
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