Tragic stories, books, poems, and more

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In remembrance of the one I love so dearly. I will remember you even if we do not end up together. Read More

Book / Other

November 12, 2021

Reads: 1846

Shelves: 1

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WoodCreek Village. A once up and rising community that gained the attention of numerous Lords and Kings. What the natives were able to accomplish in some short years drew crowds by the sea. A town on the edge of a deepening forest prospered better than some kingdoms far away. So… Read More

Tags: drama, tragic

As my name would have it, I merely observed. Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 13, 2021

Reads: 110

Comments: 1

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Free verse describing the current mood. Read More

Tags: tragic

Book / Gay and Lesbian

September 13, 2020

Reads: 1039

Comments: 2

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They didn't know each other. Didn't know how they looked. If the person behind the posts was even of the same gender as they claimed to be. Zach and Simon had been talking to each other for weeks now. But they had never met. The Parks Post they called it.… Read More

Tags: love, gay, romance, sad, tragic

Reads: 246

Comments: 1

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In the year 1980, the city of Abra particularly in the Manabo was devastated by huge floods. All the houses and farms were ruined by these calamities. The village were wipe. Jaime and Dior was few of the survivors. As time passed by, a new story was made and developed… Read More

Tags: love, romance, tragic

Landmarks all have a history to them. Some are easily explained with a heroic backstory, while others are simply a mystery, leaving scholars to theorize how they came to be. The Crater of Crone Woods is one example of a landmark. Read More

Poem / Other

June 25, 2020

Reads: 262

Comments: 1

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Beautiful and tragic, a boy tries to find his mother. Read More

Book / Romance

May 28, 2020

Reads: 271

Comments: 1

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Left with promise but never returns. Those red strings tied on the tree to witness the cold love. There the summer and winter become wisp for there's someone standing without hope. Beautiful than the winter snow. Read More
A poem written by Mthokozisi Khotseng. Read More
A cinematic poetry series written by Christian Tripp. Read More

Tags: south, ghetto, tragic

A story where two girls named ella and ena decided to have their sleep over. Ella's dad is lusting over ena so he did the most terrible thing that he can do because of lust. Read More
Life is hard in the land of Irithreal. Beasts prowl on the innocent as war ravages the land. Tales of Irithreal shows the struggles, tragedies, and corruption that the people face in order to survive on the only "free" continent that is Irithreal. Read More

Reads: 3652

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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I fell in love with Angelo De Guzman but he never reciprocated it. Fate was on my side because ever since we were born our parents already decided our future - they want us to get married when we reach legal age. He treated me more coldly and it was… Read More
Dedicated to John W. Brown (1970-2019). Read More

Short Story / Memoir

April 19, 2019

Reads: 446

Comments: 3

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A woman finds a plastic bag with horrific contents. Read More

Tags: africa, tragic

Poem / Romance

April 03, 2019

Love is everything we wish it to be and yet it can be everything we wish it not to be. Read More
This is the story of a person who was bullied by society and was hated just by living. Given a second chance, he was given a chance to become better and yet it goes downhill. It is one story that will lift him higher forever. Read More
Modern story describes six girls who do extreme sports. In the story are combined fashion , their lives and extreme sports. Plot? Well, since there are six of them, each of them has special events, but the most important part, and also a part that leaves the strongest impression, the… Read More
To Ducky, she'd never though that love is practical, something logical that can be assessed. Everything changes when she meets Benjamin White. But what happens when not all stories has a happy ending? Read More

Book / Romance

December 16, 2018

Reads: 702

Comments: 2

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A Room of friends listen to the tell all story about their friend that had gone missing. A rock star, A doctor, A Teacher, and a Best Friend faced with the truth of the girl they all thought they knew. Read More

Reads: 469

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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story of a thirteen year old girl determined to find out who murdered her brother little did she know what other things she would find out Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 01, 2018

Reads: 498

Comments: 2

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Poem / Romance

August 28, 2018

A poem about Bizet's popular opera, Carmen. Read More

Tags: love, death, murder, tragic

Reads: 660

Comments: 1

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Comparing a common theme found in the book "After the Fire" by Robin Gaby Fisher and my life. Overcoming hardships and self-acceptance Read More
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