War stories, books, poems, and more

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I saw a homeless man leaving a small barbershop on an extremely warm summer day. I could tell he was thirsty, so I got him a glass of ice water from a local diner. I wrote this piece as a tribute to disabled Vietnam War veterans. Read More

Poem / Romance

July 17, 2018

Silence is louder than words, Read More

Tags: love, romance, poetry, war, poem

Story about a young reporter who has to deal with the insanity of the Vietnam War. Read More

Tags: fiction, war, vietnam

A revised version of the story with a professionally done cover. Read More

Book / Fantasy

July 15, 2018

Reads: 970

Comments: 15

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

It is the Year 2998. Two rival nations find themselves competing for global dominance by secretly developing weapons of mass destruction. Deep within the wilds of a foreign jungle, a skilled soldier must break through enemy lines, and save the world from the fires of another Great War. Witness… Read More
A poem about one of the best war veterans in history. Read More
Oh how war destroys families, destroys lives and shatters the hearts of many. Here is a soldier's last words to his lover, his best friend... His everything. Even in death, love will always endure forever. Read More
Some people grow up in happy, loving, stable households. Faye and her little brother Wiley, however, are not some of those people. Decades past the Second American Civil War, the two were born and raised on reclaimed tribal land as Western Cherokees. The Old Ways never died; now they’re… Read More

Reads: 64

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: war, hope

The last battles of the crusades by the remaining Knight orders. Read More
The island country of Saar is being conquered by the demons. At the head of the armies is Drahzul, eager to eliminate the races who live there and establish his empire of daqramar – magic-wielders corrupted by hatred and greed. Vaati Dafaeron, son of Drahzul, is the spark of… Read More

Book / Fantasy

July 08, 2018

Reads: 308

Comments: 2

The Fantasy Realm House

Kormak, Captain of the Hafnian Guard, is facing an imminent threat from the neighboring superpower, the Empire. He must make the right choices to save his men and the people of Hafnia. Dei's peaceful live in the steppes to the East gets taken from him abruptly. The… Read More
In a world where people are forced into slavery, Alberta is forced to blend in but her passed catches up with her and she can no longer hide Read More
In the fog of war so many have their heads clouded. It gets hard to tell the difference between friend and foe, even when both wear the same uniform. Read More

Tags: dark, war, evil, blood, demented

In a world where weak humans are treated like slaves, a mischievous group of criminals took over most of the villages and lands in order to conquer the kingdoms by snatching their thrones. However, they were defeated by the king's soldiers and the agents from the different agencies. The… Read More
This is a continuation of the First Burchers and the Mincing Machine Read More

Tags: war

This is a non fiction work, with comments by me, as I see or believed, were things went wrong, or what should have been done about certain actions or . Read More

Tags: war

Book / Other

June 25, 2018

Reads: 2597

Comments: 37

Shelves: 4

The Booksie Classic House

Elizabeth is a small town girl who has been in love to a man, William, who is in the middle of World War 2. Letters are being sent to her letting her know how much he loves and misses her, even asking for her hand in marriage. But mysteries… Read More

Tags: war, book, letter, ww2

Poem / Poetry

June 25, 2018

Reads: 216

Comments: 8

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: love, death, war

Featured Review by hullabaloo22

"A powerful poem. All the troubles that can pull us under are here, but so is a boat, of hope, I guess. One that might allow us to struggle on wi..." Read More

An armistice promises to cease a years long war between two powerful nations. However before tensions can subside, a peculiar flower of legend blooms on the battlefield, spelling a bad omen to all. Read More
Ancient Greece- Year 1100 BC. Before the invasions from the Dorians, Delphi was busy blossoming new fighters- Young boy Ares. Follow Ares through his hardship and sorrow to become what nobody thought was possible of him. To become the God of War! Read More

Reads: 113

Comments: 9

Shelves: 3

The BoMoWriCha Prompts House

Written for the BoMoWriCha challenge -- write a 2500 word story in a day, somehow including dragons. Read More

Poem / Fantasy

June 19, 2018

Reads: 71

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

When a father leaves for a land called No Man's Land Read More
When Eric sacrifice to end this madness however things took a turn. On a direct corse to unknown earth like planet he crashed down try's to live a new life but with events accruing in space Eric tries to adjust his new life but the past never dies. So… Read More

Tags: fantasy, war, drama, fanfic

Reads: 61

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

It's nearing the end. Everyone's dying. And they're all holding a secret from you. Read More

Tags: loss, war, life, infection

the war is over. you, the chosen one, can finally move on. but you realize that something is wrong. the world peace and the happiness just doesn't sit right with you... Read More
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