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Book / Young Adult

January 16, 2019

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Comments: 2

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Hello my name is Max Newman. If you are reading this, I need you to pass this story on to everyone you know. There is something going on you need to be aware of. I don't have much time so I'll make this quick. I am what's known as a… Read More
Collection of some old stuff I wrote. Disclaimer: While I write about some depressing topics, I’m honestly fine. I write about my past and sometimes even things I’ve never felt. Also it has to be said that writing my feeling out is more therapeutic than any help anyone could provide. Read More
Nrekeeka 'Keeka' Seldon knows what it feels like to lose loved ones. First her father, then her mother, and now her sister has contracted the deadly Amaran Virus. The Parset Department of Health and Welfare have been searching for the cure for decades, only to come up empty-handed. Desperate, they… Read More

Book / Romance

January 12, 2019

Reads: 76

Shelves: 1

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Eira Carmine's only goal is to make it through each day alive, which is made difficult by the circumstances she finds herself in on a regular basis. As an assigned Guardian, Eira Carmine is tasked with protecting her college campus from creatures that dwell in the night - Vampires. It… Read More
The story follows a teenage boy's journal entry. He is having difficulty making a decision that involves a girl. The boy is in two minds on what he should do and writes about the events that made him ponder over the girl. This is my first story I hope you… Read More
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Harper is a college sophomore home for summer break. After taking her brother Elliot out for dinner, there is an incident with her parents that forces the two to move to a rural mountain town called, Pine Springs with her grandfather Pat. Throughout her summer she realizes there is something… Read More
You see a face, smiley and nice. Beyond my cover I'm swimming under ice. I've been drowning for years, incapable of escape. I've made this place my hidden face. I show you what I want you to see, a better version, a cover of me. Read More
The world is happy, green and round. The kids all play, they jump around. There is no pain, there is no grief. There is no crying, no lack of sleep. This is the place I envision my life, a different me who feels alive. Read More
Mom I don't understand these things you say. Why did daddy get taken away? I know you said God loved him so much, he took him to heaven with one swift touch. Explain the world to me, show me the way. I love you mommy, don't lead me astray. Read More
"My crazy grandma always said thunder was caused by the clash of angels and demons, and lightning was the loser being cast to earth. So when I was hit by lightning I couldn't help but wonder, was I struck by an angel or a demon?" Lily Calhoun wants nothing more… Read More
Horace recounts his eighth grade adventures as he comes of age in Southern California suburbia. Read More

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At earth's doorstep, an extinction level event... A terrified world watches helplessly as a hostile alien race constructs a mega structure to harness the sun's energy which will be used to terra-form the moon, making it habitable for their species. Mankind names it "the Nemesis Vector". Unless the aliens… Read More

Featured Review by Paige Turner

"Hi Bo So far what an explosive and exciting beginning to this Science Fiction jamboree. I'm enjoying the blend of different genres and shorts..." Read More

Having been living with her father in Lysia for most of her life, nine year old elf Faylen Hyfall, hasn't exactly got an exciting life. Most of her days just evolve the simple things, like doing chores, playing in her garden, and spending very little time with her distant parent.… Read More

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Wilhelm's life is crumbling around him. Born and raised in a prominent Nazi family, he swore to fight and die for the Fatherland. But Wilhelm has no idea what will happen now that the Allies have succeeded in capturing Berlin and ending WW2. While they might have ended the war,… Read More

Book / Romance

December 11, 2018

Reads: 311

Comments: 3

Shelves: 3

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Riley Brooks appears to be leading a charmed life on the outside. She's a B-list celebrity living the dream as a singer. On the inside, however, she is just a normal girl, silently suffering from an abusive relationship. After a bad breakup from her boyfriend, she loses her assets and… Read More

Featured Review by starsthatfellonrandumgirl

"I very much enjoyed the tone her- our FMC has a consistent voice. You have a good amount of imagery here- just wish there was a tiny bit more- b..." Read More

The gang was super excited about their vacation to the ice islands that was until Read More
This is the second volume of the Flight of Horizons series. Please read "Fight of Horizons: Illusion of Home" before this volume. https://www.booksie.com/574095-flight-of-horizons-illusion-of-home Thank you Hope has arrived at her family home, where she is met by the residents of her first home. With everything that the teenager has been… Read More
Lily Jacobson was abducted to be the bride for a cursed king. She needed to discover the truth behind the shape-shifting citizens and their cursed fate before the gate to Earth closed. If she was unable to break their curse within a fortnight, she would be forced to remain within… Read More
Sand and sound are alike. You should cradle them gently, fingers wrapped around each other. Grip too tight, and you're bound to make a mess. Read More

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Comments: 5

Shelves: 2

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This is the first book of a Series I have written. Please let me know your thoughts. It has been almost two decades since the President of The Great Regime walked calmly into the spotlight. The peace talks between the planets three largest factions, who had been at war for… Read More

Featured Review by PoeticMe♥

"Awe, the goodbye was really sweet. I like how you've already built up these characters enough to make me like them, but not enough to give away ..." Read More

What mysteries hide inside of Creek Mills Read More
Clara Roderikson lived within a district of Rainsomore on the right side of the wall. Every three years the Talent Trails gave the Doves a chance to become Lovelies. Only ten winners were selected, and they could choose up to three family members to relocate to the City of Jewels.… Read More
I, Alex Rode, have the goal to be super successful. You know the drill, money, fame and being in the top of the status quo. Only, that's hard when you're only a lousy high school student whose keeping busy with a diary... But I will do anything to make it… Read More
unrequited love they say is a love you enter of your own accord,I've been in love with my best friend elder brother for ages.Maybe I was born to love Derek but unlike Annamaria who has a soft heart and gentle spirit... she doesn't care if she came from the better… Read More

Book / Other

November 01, 2018

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Between the drugs, alcohol, hook ups and drama, who has time for academics anymore? In Undergrad, you'll follow a group of seven friends on their journey through their last years of college as they learn to navigate through the many ups and downs of their daily lives with only… Read More
Celeste is confused as to why her best friend, Jacob, doesn't hang out with her anymore. This story does not reveal why, but their friendship temporarily ends another way. Read More

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Comments: 1

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The story follows a boy and a girl of the same age. Both of them have a complex past. Both have complex emotions. The girl is famous, popular, well respected at their school. The boy is a nobody. Read this story of a boy and girl, who are mirror… Read More
Tickle My Funny Bone Comedy Writing Contest 2018

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