Wilderness stories, books, poems, and more

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After surviving a spaceship crash, 13-year old Andy is stranded in the wilderness of a distant planet with twin suns. His only companion is a small metallic box with artificial intelligence. Together, they must brave the elements, the harsh winter, and find a way to get rescued. Read More

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Shelves: 1

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A clever green parrot is kept captive by a strange psychologist. One day the parrot makes a bid for freedom. The path of her and her captor though would cross again as she plots with the nearby wildlife to take her revenge... Read More

Short Story / Horror

November 29, 2016

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Tags: kill, wilderness

They watch you from the shadows.... Read More
A love triangle, a dead dog and a late night of drinking leads to murder in the backwoods of Maine. Read More
If you found yourself lost in the wilderness, could you survive? Read More

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Shelves: 1

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A woman discovers the source of her strength while fighting for survival and overcoming vulnerability in the wilderness of Utah. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 23, 2015

Reads: 155

Shelves: 1

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I wrote this, in 2015. It's part of my 3rd poem set, Awakened Dreaming. Read More
This is the story of an incredicble man Richard Proenneke and how he, like my Grandfather transformed me into not only a man, but a good man. This is mainly the story of Richard Proenneke and his life at Twin Lakes. Read More

Reads: 120

Comments: 1

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a poem about wolves Read More

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Comments: 1

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A simple poem about the beauty of a small lake that I and my creative writing class went to the spring of 2014. It is a sense poem so, one of the main purposes of it is to appeal to the reader's senses. Read More

Reads: 161

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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Lost in the wilderness, a hiker has a bizarre encounter with a moss-man. Read More

Reads: 814

Comments: 9

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(Currently not updating) Sage Ovesque's world runs on irregularity. The buildings change location and shape daily, and robots roam the streets searching for anyone who dares to disobey the law. One week of the year citizens are allowed freedom. Sage plans to make that week worthwhile. She has a secret… Read More
Beautiful stranger, dressed all in white, what makes you wander the mountains tonight? Read More
Again another story I don't really have a title for, these ideas just pop into my head, and I start writing :) Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

January 09, 2014

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This is from a dream I once had. Read More

Essay / Memoir

November 05, 2013

Reads: 181

Shelves: 1

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Celebrating an anniversary in a fire lookout gives perspective to life and marriage. Read More
Some useful knowledge if you were lost in a woods or other location. Read More
A mysterious creatures finds itself running for what may be it's life through the woods in the middle of night. While trying to elude those tracking it the creature recognizes that it possess knowledge and a sense of self recognition, but has no memory of where it came from or… Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 15, 2013

Reads: 211

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Spring is coming! Read More
The most frightening sound I have ever heard come out of the darkness. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 07, 2012

Reads: 158

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Never stray from the wisdom of the Little Gypsy Child. - Christina Read More
Basically branched off of snow white and the Huntsman. Loved the movie so I have decided to make a knock off version. Not too much like the book but you will see traced of it along the way. There is some cussing and a kiss here and there. Hope you… Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 23, 2012

Reads: 207

Comments: 37

Shelves: 1

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The wild side..Hahah, this is a mean poem, yes, revenge on the people who tried to conspire against me … so yes, it is very much based on a true incident, if we translate it to the urban jungle.. and it is a work place thing.. And I have no… Read More

Tags: evil, wilderness, mean

Reads: 115

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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In the blink of an eye Jennifer's life changed. All that she had was lost, and the few remaining things she owned were soon to be taken away from her. In this tale of decisions, what will she do? Go left or right... Then the fire starts. Read More

Reads: 106

Comments: 2

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A man trying to find happiness after the death of his wife and child. Read More

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A reunion, a beautiful week in the wilderness. Cousins meet up, a friend tags a long. 3 People, 1 situation. 3 people, and 6 sunsets... Read More
The story of Jim Redwood and his stuggle to survive in the wild alone after his father is killed in an accident. Read More
Yeah...I wrote this in Grade 7. Please don't troll... Read More
My short piece is about being in the wilderness, a period of uncertainty that follows when you believe God has asked you to do something specific. Read More
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