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Volume 3 in the ongoing series focuses on younger members of the family Read More
When Shay Ambrose and his friends clean out Shay's grandmother's garage they get more than they bargained for Read More
excerpt from the forthcoming el cartero: noobpocalypse! Read More
Get the new Short Story prequel to the exciting Adventures of Devcalion - Blood Series. Meet Devcalion and Betrayer as they confront the forces of darkness that rise up both in his past and from the nature of his blood. Read More
Fate, average by most standards, enjoys his peaceful days, but everything is ruined as his life nearly comes to an end when he has a run in with an unknown creature. This beings to warp the world around him and all he can do is continue to fight for… Read More
A perfect world. No crime. No hunger. No war. Everyone has a purpose; everyone has a function in society. Everyone is safe from the monsters that terrorized the world hundreds of years ago, those monsters have faded into forgotten taboos. But in a perfect world, what does an imperfect person… Read More

Book / Fantasy

March 22, 2019

Reads: 414

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Creatures of folklore hide in the forgotten corners of the world. Ghouls watch from the shadows. Monsters hide under the bed. Cosmic horrors our mind could never possibly grapple with dwell beyond the borders of what we know. What we see is only a small part of what exists, and… Read More
Semi-Kempers follows the exploits of Dane Gael, Lola Vinci, and Seth Argent as they focus on their abilities known as touchstones, used to solve the strange happenings in their town, Santa Maria. Read More
It was just another average day at work, until suddenly it wasn’t. The story of my life—lots of waiting around, doing mundane chores like data input and research, grocery shopping, and dropping off the dry-cleaning, until something happens and I find myself in a urine-soaked alley, covered in tarry blood… Read More

Book / Fantasy

February 13, 2019

Reads: 165

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Fantasy Realm House

In the older eras, the World was willing to give her magic freely, but too much was taken from her, and she had to recede. While most of Mage Society accepted such a change and worked to create better methods, some still wish to take the Worlds Magic for themselves,… Read More
Throughout history, small numbers of humans have been given the gift of divine vision: the ability to see and interact with spirits both light and dark. In the past these humans were revered as saints and spiritual leaders, but in the modern day they remain hidden, many of them fearing… Read More

Poem / Fantasy

February 02, 2019

Reads: 70

Comments: 1

The House of Ghosts House

A collection of 8 fantasy themed haikus. Read More
A love worth fighting for Lexi River had only one job--keep Gareth Blaze out of trouble and on time for his appointments. For the most part, Lexi was able to keep Gareth's nose clean and his name out of the tabloids. Usually any mischief he found himself in was easily… Read More
A witch without her powers must choose between a dangerous love and a dark destiny. When circumstances outside of Remy Vasile’s control bring her back to Firefly Island, the undeveloped witch doesn’t just find herself up against painful memories. This time, the island of secrets has thrown her into a… Read More
Chaos comes to Bedford... Persephone, the former Queen of the Underworld, is about to come face to face with her past, when her old frenemy Eris comes to town. Chaos ensues when bodies start popping up and it looks like Eris has a homicidal partner working with her. Persephone isn't… Read More

Book / Fantasy

October 16, 2018

Reads: 395

Comments: 6

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Four Houses. Four Suits. A deck of cards. And the hidden world of magic that runs New York City. Read More

Reads: 224

Comments: 6

Shelves: 4

The BoMoWriCha Prompts House

The first chapter in a story inspired by a challenge set in BoMoWriCha. An urban fantasy using the story of Beowulf and Scandinavian mythology. The original challenge was "I challenge you to write a story about a heroic, manly, true Nordic kinda guy. Long blonde hair, blue eyes, big ole… Read More

Book / Fantasy

June 12, 2018

Reads: 243

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The story is set nowadays, and follows a Native American who finds out there is the mind of a being from another world trapped inside his necklace, and that being possesses supernatural abilities. Read More

Reads: 226

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Though Coral never chose to be a hemomancer, she knew from an early age she had to keep her curse a secret. Now that she's entering public school, however, the risk of being discovered is greater than ever before. Read More
Hemomancers haunt the dreamscapes of men, but even they have demons to watch out for. One of them is Lady Descoteaux, Black Viscountess and matriarch of the Hyacinth. Ethan Lyon is not the first to try and take her life. Read More
All debts come due, even for hemomancers. Lena knows that she deserves nothing less than death for the crimes she's committed, but that doesn't mean she's going willingly. Read More
Amari's world is about to collide with the one he left behind. His son, Georgia, has no idea of his true lineage. Now Amari's father, a nigh-immortal Fairy King, life nears its ends and wants his grandson to inherit the throne. Amari must face the repercussion for the choices… Read More

Reads: 208

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Originally written for a class focusing on storytelling. Had the restriction of it being between 500-1500 words. Being posted here for posterity. Read More
Owen has a power. He hates it. Everyday he struggles with the torment of truly knowing people. Owen tries to navigate the daily dilemmas of learning who people truly are and trying to keep himself happy. There is only so long Owen can stay away from doing the right… Read More

Book / Fantasy

November 23, 2017

Demons are real, and they are deadly. Only a select few know how to protect the public and keep the truth of the world secret. Read More
Nellie, a sixty year old witch, finds herself becoming comfortable in the small town of Harborbay, becoming attached to the humans that occupy it. A negative energy in front of a massive snowstorm is threatening life in the town. She attempts to fight it, but there's no telling if she'll… Read More

Book / Fantasy

June 20, 2017

A country ones grand hit by a magic bomb and brought down to a STATE Sized city. A city made of districts poor,middle class and upper class. A government that's derailed hires groups of mercenary's and bounty hunters. A young girl named Anea who belongs to the stoat crow mercenary… Read More
Light lives for his vampire family. Now he may die for it. Light – rebel, lover, anti-hero – will be burnt at the stake in fourteen days. In a hidden, paranormal London, he’s been branded a traitor and terrorist Renegade – a Blood Lifer hunter of human slavers. Liberty is… Read More
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