Vikings stories, books, poems, and more

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Simon Macmurdo is a Scottish thrill seeker. Whilst mountain climbing in Norway he makes a magical discovery. The hammer of Thor! Read More

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The story of the Viking raid on Lindisfarne island. Read More

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The The Imaginarium House

A short story inspired by the Imaginarium Picture Prompt 2. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 13, 2016

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This is a small poem I wrote when I lost a girl to a bloke who dresses up as a viking. I was quite bitter at the time, but I don't care so much anymore. I hope you enjoy it none the less! Read More
Midgarð is ravaged, by treachery. The final war, Ragnarök, has begun. The Gods, and the jötunn (the giants), saw their destruction at the moment of their creation; neither can stop it. With Loki’s betrayal, the jötunn overthrow Valhalla—hall of the slain—and home to the Æsir, forcing the exodus of the… Read More
The Viking Age is in its final century. The Viking gods are fading, as the old world shifts to a new belief, and their sights, to new lands in the west. Thorfinn, a merchant ship owner, has invested heavily in an Atlantic crossing to Vinland, hoping to establish a permanent… Read More
****Game Features**** -Free to play! -Amazing gameplay and graphics with over 20 unique buildings and upgrades -40 addicting levels in four different worlds. -Compete with your friends and share your results by connecting with Facebook. -Turn your small village into a productive city in order to gather resources faster and… Read More

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The House of Ghosts House

It's a story about the most unlikely friendship between a Viking and a Scot. Names: William McLeod and Svren Rhônasson. Svren had been abandoned by his father as he was a child not of Rhône but of Thor. Which meant death to the child by hanging. Unless his daddy left… Read More

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The legend of Hreidmar Volsunga, the fifth son of Odin. Read More
The life story of a 9th century raider from Denmark, written for a Year 8 SOSE Assignment. When Eyolf's parents die, he is sent to live with his hated Uncle. With His best friend Illugi by his side and as much determination as any child has had before or since,… Read More
How awe inspiring and horrifying a viking raid must have been. Read More
A poem about the search or long lost knowledge. Read More

Book / Fantasy

September 17, 2013

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The Booksie Classic House

The very beginning of a thrilling adventure for a young man who is yet to discover his own self. With absolutely no idea how he ended up in such a desolate land, he encounters many obstacles to figure out his true purpose. Read More

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The Templar order, an elite force of the Holy Roman Empire, is dedicated to wiping out the "heathen" menace. Rodin, a viking warrior and mage, is the leader of a raiding party determined to continue their work in spite of them. But, what can Rodin do against the Holy might… Read More
Loosely based on the fateful feud between Kjartan and Bolli as documented in the Icelandic legend of Salmon River Valley (Laxdaelasaga) this story centers around two brothers whose lives take unexpected turns around the time when Christianity came to Iceland. Read More
My unedited story about a man who journeyed to find his ancestors blade. Inspired by Norse myth and ritual burial. (Partially Unedited) Read More
What would a parent do to save their child's life? Fight the dead? Defy the gods? The story moves between present day and the 10th century, when Vikings landed on the shores of Wirral Peninsula. When Helen Gunn moves to the Wirral with her estranged husband, she doesn't expect much… Read More
This is an excerpt from a book I am in the process of writing. The book will be a dark fantasy/horror with a Northern European-style setting about a bard, Ragnar, who is enlisted by a king to write songs about the king's exploits in the final stages of a war… Read More

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A short story showing the brutality of the middle ages in northern europe. Read More

Book / Westerns

December 19, 2012

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Sorry the last version got deleted somehow, here is the right one. Please comment and tell me how it is. Thanks! Read More

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Adils Ketilson came to the new land with his uncle Sven after his parents were murdered back in Finland. Everything was going great, until Adils' uncle became very ill. Then, it was up to Adils to bring back a fruit from the forest of life to save his uncle. I… Read More

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Where would I start if afforded this elixir, this get out of urbanity free card – to fold the fabric of space time and stick my pencil in the cogs of the machine – rewinding it to the moment that would amaze my progeny. A repetitive spell. A hocus pocus.… Read More

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Breaking fictional bread and branches with some of my more notable potential ancestors. This fictional bit of time travel is a simply a thinly disguised mechanism to combine my love of storytelling with my love of cataloguing the deceased. This is a VERY rough draft in its current incarnation. Be… Read More

Book / Other

December 31, 2011

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Lyra lives in the village in the middle of another world, another dimension. Long ago, her people took safety there, away from the corruption of our world. Lyra's life has always been simple. Hunt, eat, sleep, learn. That's how it's always been. So, when Undead Vikings come across the ocean… Read More

Book / Fantasy

November 21, 2011

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A Viking cinderella story. A slave girl falls for the Viking prince. Love, danger, battles, and the power of the gods. Read More

Book / Fan Fiction

September 29, 2010

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Erika born during the viking age, near the village now known as Selfoss, is only the second female to become and shape shifter and the first female pure blood shape shifter to born in her village. Her brother Haldor, becomes the first male. Unlike the average shape shifter, Erika and… Read More

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Sadona hated the life of a princess. She hated the fact that she was living because her mother died when she was born. The only thing keeping her happy was her brother and father, then one day she meets Camien. A Viking Prince. They meet again years later, but things… Read More

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The story of Brynja, a teenage girl growing up in a Norse village untouched by time in Kjerkfjorden. As she grows older, she is forced to make decisions about her future, herself, and who she falls in love with. The life of this girl runs parallel to our own; her… Read More
A tale of Vikings and mysterious creatures. I started writing this without a plan, and to be honest I'm not overly happy with it. It is quite different to what I usually write, I would love to know what you think. I entered this for Avid Reader's Contest. All of… Read More
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