War stories, books, poems, and more

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An adventure story that takes place in a fantasy world. War begins to take shape as characters begin to find out a dark villainess has escaped from her ancient prison... Read More

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A poem inspired by 'Hell Broke Luce' by Tom Waits. Here's the YouTube link for anyone that wants to watch it - but it does carry advisory warnings. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0Fju9o8BVJ8 Cover image: Steve Johnson on Unsplash. Read More
"All aboard the Aurora Express! A once-in-a-lifetime voyage showing off the stunning beauty that exists all across the neutral zone. Reserve your spot today!" Read More
“Dude,” responded J’ren, “if Brick is coming to her, like he did me, how could we go wrong?” “If...if Brick is...do you hear yourself? You really think Brick is communicating with you…and her? You know, this whole thing is, if not weird enough, we need to believe that, what…a mystical,… Read More

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The Flash Fiction Fun House

When two soldiers in the dying months of World War I take shelter in a rundown French farmhouse, they come across a boy named Olivier, eager to invite them to dinner... Read More

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A racist mother and her young children face certain robotic annihilation. - from Is It Today? Fantasies. HJ Furl on Amazon and, soon, Is It Today? Live featuring Linnea Sage as audiobook narrator and voice over artist. Read More

Tags: love, war, hate, peace, humans

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"I really enjoyed this one, HJ, with it's curious mixture of dystopia and fairy-tale. I don't care how many signed - that agreement will never la..." Read More

You'd think we'd have learnt our lesson from the First World War, but sadly not. Read More
The stone-cold bravery and skill of the gutsy Russian female night bombers who flew puny antiquated biplanes to battle the fierce German Air Force. IF YOU HAVE THE TIME, I WOULD APPRECIATE A COMMENT Read More
A collection of poems inspired by local events, international events and some of our general silliness as a species. Read More
"the forest of death, the forbidden one. anyone to trespass will be spirited away. he will never come back alive. if he can then he will die before the next sunrise." years ago, the war between the king of canterbury and the invaders from the other side of the forest… Read More
Welcome dear reader to my fantasy. My world. Welcome to the land of Terra where if you're born you can master one of 10 elements. Fire, water, earth, air, light, darkness, Spirit, Mystic, Galaxy and Nature. In this world, you can go on epic quests, fight giant monsters and become… Read More
This copy is a draft. Expect typing mistakes, incorrect word use, narrative inconsistencies, unwanted repetition and general flow issues. These will be rectified upon completion. Original art is in the works for the cover. Please don't skip the prologue. :) --- BLURB The year is 2552 CE. For twenty-seven years… Read More
An editorial of the advantages and disadvantages of war. Read More

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NOTE: THIS IS THE THIRD BOOK IN SERIES, DO NOT READ UNLESS YOU HAVE READ BOTH BOOK 1 AND 2, OTHERWISE THERE WILL BE MAJOR SPOILERS This is still the anime/manga that I want to create... Ever since Kita found out that she was possibly a half-breed, she has been… Read More
The First Instalment Of The Dome series- The Whole of Washington is boarded up over night with a wall dividing them from the rest of the world. The Government have built a Dome where the remaining residents of Washington must fight till the death. Six competitors go in and only… Read More
Two species. One heralded by the other. When the respect fades away, what is left? Read More

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This is a story about a game "King of war" KOW. This is first part of this historic game. In this part I introduce all characters to you. Read More
In the world of Aurum the elves reign over an empire and all races with the exception of the demons and dragons are subservient to them. One human man seeks to change this and seeks to establish a human empire. Read More
In the north, a brutal war wages between city-states. Every day countless lives are lost in the skirmishes. This story is not about that conflict however, instead taking place south of the city. Where a group of misfit soldiers are not so much deployed as they are exiled. Read More

Tags: dark, horror, war, scifi

Overwhelmed with sorrow, Idla narrated his story to Helen which explained why he always went to a particular spot in the restaurant Helen met him. What brought him grief? Read this story to find out. I'll try to keep publishing more parts of it, every Sunday, until it gets to… Read More

Tags: death, family, war, sorrow

a man visits with his father for the last time. Read More
My poem is written as a tribute to strong worthy men and women in the military that has lost their lives in the cost of wars Read More
the princess Canary was kidnapped by the pirates of the Barbola, then she was rescued by a huntsmen named Hunter in the black forest where she discoveres the fantasy nature of the black forest. She met dark Wizards and made friends with dwarfs. Read More
During WWI, a group of soldiers have more to worry about than just the enemy... Read More

Tags: dark, horror, death, scary, war

During World War Two,many young men are volunteering to join the armed forces while others are being conscripted. Tom Banway the main protagonist, is determined to be guided by his faith and becomes a conscientious objector, much to the disgust of his atheist brother. The story tells of the difficulties… Read More

Tags: love, war, faith, sorrow

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The Booksie Classic House

Having lost everything, husband, subjects and lands and being taken as a slave along with others of the same tribe, Lady Azura, knowing she was pregnant and concealing it within her, braced herself to be strong and brave as she plan to train and use her child to take revenge… Read More
Sir Launcelot is helping a Lady. Her brother comes and threatens him. Sir Launcelot defeats him with a strange weapon. Read More
Many dreamed of freedom from the death camps. Tragically, for many it remained a dream. Read More
Personal poem. Read More
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