World_war_ii stories, books, poems, and more

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Book / War and Military

September 18, 2015

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The Booksie Classic House

Friedhelm and his brother Kleiner along with their three friends, Otto, Litzke, and Adolf are sent to the Eastern Front during World War 2 where the five of them see some of the most blood-thirsty and brutal fighting of the war. Read More

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A man and his love, separated by war, battle through the struggles of the heart. Read More

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Winter 1944: Private Keenan leaves his hometown to escape a terrible tragedy. Now a reluctant young soldier, Keenan finds something mysterious and terrible on the battlefield... or rather something find him.

Author's note: I have to admit some parts were difficult for me to write, but I… Read More

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Would you be the same person if you suddenly found out that your family’s entire story was a lie? Would you question everything you experienced, all that you were taught and arrive at the conclusion that your whole world is now spinning in a different direction? A chance Internet search… Read More

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A heroin addicted sailor returning from World War II turns into a drug dealing prison guard. Read More
In 1949, a rape victim struggles to recover and reclaim her life. Rated PG for strong language and mature subject matter. Read More

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A short story during World War II where US Marines begin their invasion on Peliliu Island. Read More
After learning about the Holocaust and reading Night and The Diary of Anne Frank, you can imagine that the plight of the Jews had a great effect on me. In this time, I wrote about a young Jew boy, who is given the choice of killing his parents, or dying… Read More

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Peppered with shrapnel and dangling from a parachute over war torn Austria, Bombadier Louis Boehm made a deal with God as his doomed B17 Bomber exploded in the skies above him. Read More

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A lone farmer from northern Germany is drafted into the Nazi German army as a conscript, soon putting his skills as a 'scharfschutze', or sharpshooter, to use as a sniper. However, his decisions about the Third Reich are not ideal to the party's movement, so he does something that no… Read More
The choice of a soldier, of both Russian and German heritage, when he is visited by a stranger during the battle of Berlin. Read More
Short story I wrote about D-Day. It's only half finished, and i'll consider finishing it if there are good reviews about it. There is one notable historical innacuracy, in reality, the soldiers climbed down into the higgins boats on cargo nets, but i'm too lazy to change it. Anyway, comments… Read More
A look at what my life had been, had I been born to rural farmers during the Dust Bowl. Read More

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Dedication: To all U.S. Military Veterans and in commemoration of the annual American national holidays of Memorial Day (last Monday in May), Independence Day (July 4) and Veteran’s (Armistice) Day (November 11). While surfing the YouTube website to find some original recordings of old(ies), pre-Beatles rock ‘n’ roll songs, I… Read More

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James is growing up in a world filled with war. He is put on a train with little supplies and no idea where he is going. One little girl makes the whole ride interesting. Note: This is new and I have no idea where I'm going with it so you… Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 01, 2010

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A poem I wrote about the Holocaust after reading The Diary of Anne Frank. Read More

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This piece was written for a Booksie contest that was conducted by Violet Moon. It entails the lives of two German citizens during the end of World War II, who are now being forced to retreat from the unrelenting pursuit of the American army. Read More

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A short story about a (lucky) young Jewish family living in Brussels during WWII. Read More

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I wrote this for my Music Theory class. It's about crimes committed over seas, and at home. Most of it's about fighting to stop it. Read More

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This story follows the life of a Japanese Civilian during World War 2, by the name of Tanaka Momiji. He accounts his every day, as if the story was coming out of his own mouth. The Story begins on Saturday, March 16, 1945. Read More

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