Wasteland stories, books, poems, and more

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Short Story / Other

October 03, 2017

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Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Excerpt from "Name of the Waste" Chapter 86 - Son of Thumbs How Lox who was known as Locks became "Son of Thumbs" Read More
In a world after a great war that decimated the land, a young girl sets out to find the cure for her town, only to discover the owner of the curiosity shop that holds the cure is missing and something dangerous lurks in his place. Inspired by fall out and… Read More
After losing their parents and their home, siblings sixteen-year-old Ange and nine-year-old Rosa Lenag must fend for themselves in the now inhospitable Earth Read More

Reads: 71

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Jason and his friend Christoper were normal children like you and I. Their world though was not the same one we have grown to see and experience as theirs is under nuclear threat so much so that nearly every household has a bunker. Jason though thinks nothing of the threat… Read More

Reads: 129

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

The struggling story of a man who walks through the remains of the old world and it's now barren and empty landscape called the wasteland. Read More

Book / Young Adult

March 21, 2016

Reads: 172

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Young Charlotte and her family have just been shuttled into a new city and a new way of life. They have left behind the days of starvation and living in filth, but with Charlottes' 16th birthday approaching fast, will they be able to accept these new changes? Read More

Reads: 164

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A tale of a traveler in the wastelands. Read More
The recent years in the wasteland have been harsh, will things ever get better? John was left as a boy and had to fend for himself for years. He wants to rebuild civilization and have a family again. Will he succeed? Or will he die trying? Read More

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Dedicated to my lovely roommates, who provided characters to this determined bunch. Our lounge talks will be missed. Also my first attempt to write in English (not my first language). Inspired by Fallout, MadMax and all the other beautiful stories set up in a fiction post-apocalyptic (fantasy) world. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 12, 2015

Reads: 157

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A lonely sailor hides in his house after committing terrible atrocities. If you dare step through his lawn he might tell you his story... Many elements from my favorite poets! Feel free to identify them. PLEASE COMMENT ON WHAT YOU THINK. This is very close to my heart. Read More

Reads: 27093

Comments: 27

Shelves: 17

The Christian Writers House

After the events of 2121, humans can no longer dwell on the radioactive surface of the Earth. Sequel to SCARLET BEAST and GENESIS. Continues in DOWN THE RABBIT HOLE. Read More

Book / Fantasy

September 04, 2015

Reads: 183

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The aftermath of a girl's life in a province destroyed by solar flares. Battling her own sickness she must find a way out to save her family and her people. Read More
The first chapter of my current work-in-progress, set in a post-apocalyptic wasteland. Feedback is appreciated. Read More

Reads: 110

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a ~2000 words short story I had to write for my english class and I kinda want to do more with it... So I'm posting it so I can get some review! It's the story of a mother and her daughter in a post-nuclear war wasteland who have… Read More
A group of survivors travail through a post-apocalyptic wasteland seeking refuge. Read More
A mysterious man whose sanity is brought into question is on the hunt across what's left of Earth for pens... Read More

Book / Action and Adventure

October 06, 2013

Reads: 165

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Work In Progress more chapters coming soon Twenty six years in the future the United States has been broken by bad policy and civil unrest. The world has been destroyed by the resulting atomic war. Thirty two year old James Flynn is living alone in a secluded underground structure trying… Read More

Reads: 176

Comments: 9

Shelves: 1

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This is a story of one man’s life changing journey in an unchanging world. Read More
A depressed man is offered a chance to renew his life, but not how he expects it... Read More

Reads: 1041

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

"The only difference between you and me are these software regulators your makers put into ya. They're supposed to make you a nice, domesticated little android. Go get me some tea, dear. Clean the house while I'm gone, please. Don't get all pissed off at someone who really deserves a… Read More
When the world ends, who will really be left? Kidd doesn't know that, he's a lost 17 1/2 kid in DC, in the Apocalyptic world, on Earth, or what's left of it. Read More

Reads: 301

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A soldier preparing to fight his last fight in a barren wasteland Read More
In a world where mankind has finally brought about its own destruction, a war to end all wars has reduced the planet to a barren wasteland. The earth is smothered in pockets of radiation from the weapons of mass destruction that countries turned upon one another, the flame of humankind… Read More

Reads: 731

Comments: 10

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

After the nuclear war with North Korea I truly have no idea how there is any trace of man kind left on the planet. But those who died during that battle that lasted no longer than a few hours were the lucky ones. They were subjected to instant deaths, and… Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

January 25, 2013

Reads: 56

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Trapped in a "beautiful" wasteland filled his "lovely" family, a man has never really thought before about where he came from or how he got there. There's no explanation, just what your mind can conjure up. Read More
Disclaimer: This is merely a fanfiction. I do not own the series, this story is based off the game Fallout3 made Bethesda. I do not own any characters War has ravaged the world.Leaving it in the form of a Wasteland.Hope has been drained from the land,and fear rules in its… Read More

Reads: 134

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

In the wastelands of a once thriving society there is a legend. A legend of a man who can not die. He goes by many names, Captain, Commander, Chief, murderer, killer, devil, master. All of them work, all of them are true. However there is one name that everyone knows… Read More

Reads: 198

Comments: 7

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

To say that this is a work in progress is an understatement. It is a mere spark of an idea that will hopefully grow into a blazing inferno of creativity. Or perhaps it will just dwindle and fade as all things eventually do. I don't consider myself a writer, but… Read More

Short Story / Fan Fiction

November 13, 2012

Reads: 190

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The Wasteland courier meets one of Mr. House's robots. This is part of my fan-fiction journal for New Vegas (part 3) The link to the full story can be found in my profile. The journal is still a work in progress, so keep checking for updates. Read More
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