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  • Short Story » Historical Fiction
    Šekherezada
    6

    Šekherezada (To be accompanied with Rimsky-Korsakov's Scheherazade) "Cards are war, in disguise of a sport." – Charles Lamb Chapter I. The Sea and Sinbad's Ship [Arizona Territory circa 1870s] The ...


    Caligula's Launderette - Sat Aug 25, 2007 6:08 am

  • Short Story » Historical Fiction
    Picture the Civil War
    8

    I wrote this for English class and wanted to get more than the bare-bones critique than I got from my teacher. I wrote it six months ago, and have done ...


    Lunar Eclipse - Sat Aug 18, 2007 2:52 am

  • Short Story » Historical Fiction
    The Elephant's Legacy
    14

    The Elephant's Legacy. And his disciples asked him, saying, Master, who did sin, this man, or his parents, that he was born blind? John 9:2 The day the elephants paraded ...


    Twit - Sat Jul 07, 2007 9:45 pm

  • Short Story » Historical Fiction
    Never Forgotton
    3

    Sorry this took so long to post. I've been out of town a lot and haven't had a lot of time to write. I think this should go with chapter ...


    trackgal6 - Wed Jun 13, 2007 2:48 am

  • Short Story » Historical Fiction
    Somewhere Else Continued.
    8

    OK, thank you for the replies to the first part. This is the end. Enjoy. Somewhere Else Continued. 20th July 1974 I was out in the square, about to get ...


    Alainna - Sat Jun 02, 2007 5:54 pm

  • Short Story » Historical Fiction
    Heart String Harpsichord
    8

    This is extremely short, yes I am aware of that. ------------------------------ Prologue Set in the 1600s The door gave off a sudden muffled moan as it opened. A new presence ...


    Heaven Sent - Sat Jun 02, 2007 2:08 am

  • Short Story » Historical Fiction
    Rebecca
    8

    Prologue A young woman ran along a damp dirt road between the dripping hickories, hard legs pumping evenly, her breath coming in small frosty clouds. Racing the sunrise. One slim ...

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    BrokenSword - Mon May 28, 2007 3:03 am

  • Short Story » Historical Fiction
    Clara's Diary entry 1-5
    10

    July 23, 1861 Tuesday Today I have decided to volunteer in the war. I have given a lot of thought about it, and I have made up my mind. Father ...


    M.B.Author - Sun Apr 29, 2007 9:42 pm

  • Short Story » Historical Fiction
    Smoking Guns
    6

    It was fast approaching ten o’clock in the morning, and sunlight flickered down through the trees, bouncing off the metal of the pistols’ barrels. The heat was close to unbearable. ...


    Southern_Belle - Tue Mar 13, 2007 12:37 pm

  • Short Story » Historical Fiction
    Heroine Addiction: The Beginning
    5

    Hullo, all. This is the second draft of my NaNo. I will be posting it in parts, which I will list here with a link to make it easy to ...


    Caligula's Launderette - Mon Mar 12, 2007 10:26 am

  • Short Story » Historical Fiction
    Layden Lady
    6

    LAYDEN LADY This story has been retold based on letter and diary entries from Lucile Layden, Robert Layden and Andrew Layden. Some of the story is based on the activities ...


    vixeyt - Thu Mar 01, 2007 8:47 pm

  • Short Story » Historical Fiction
    Two Paces Wide, Four Paces Long.
    14

    This is an idea I had got doing my History GCSE, and I that I wrote for my English GCSE Coursework. I know it looks a bit long... Comments and ...


    Twit - Fri Feb 23, 2007 9:35 pm

  • Short Story » Historical Fiction
    Bull Run
    16

    If I’m not killed in the charge, then this damned heat will surely do the deed for me, Louis thought grimly as he absentmindedly rubbed the barrel and the blade ...

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    BrokenSword - Fri Feb 23, 2007 5:17 am

  • Short Story » Historical Fiction
    SINNE FIANNA FAIL
    3

    This is a draft, so please point out punctuation and spelling errors if you come across them. PART I Subsequent to the foundation of the Irish Free State in 1921, ...


    parker-c-penne - Sun Feb 18, 2007 6:53 pm

  • Short Story » Historical Fiction
    Salem Underground
    4

    Adrenaline. Pounding heart. Stumbling feet. Sweaty palms. Reeling head. Dark night. Tall trees. Rain. Sooner or later, his feet got one step ahead of his mind, and he collapsed on ...

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    electrictoast27 - Wed Feb 14, 2007 10:23 pm


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