Historical Fiction - Poetry Stories

Historical fiction usually recounts a famed event of the past or a memorable, recognizable period time period as experienced by fictional characters, but may also describe a historical figure (in their perceived likeness) that must deal with a variety of imagined situations. Historical fiction attempts to accurately capture the essence of history and realise as fully as possible the way the world once was. Striving for plausibility and authenticity, historical fiction allows the reader to both live and learn history, often showcasing political or social issues of the time.

The Letter Of Ezio Auditore

The Letter Of Ezio Auditore

CebuanoSniper
9 parts / 5 pages, updated Aug 05, 2013Completed
The letter's of Ezio
720 reads votes 12 comments 5
Poems - ANZACs

Poems - ANZACs

NormanForrest
4 parts / 2 pages, updated Jun 26, 2013Video
These are new poems inspired by ANZAC day, our remembrance day. They are irreverent statements about the stupidity and horrors of war, written in Australian vernacular. Many ... read more
536 reads votes 49 comments 46
Three Great Men

Three Great Men

JamesJackson8
1 page, updated Jan 13, 2013Completed
Martin Luther King, Jr. Malcolm X, President Barack Obama
415 reads votes 8 comments 10
A Collection of Thoughts and Techniques

A Collection of Thoughts and Techniques

snarkypoet
28 parts / 19 pages, updated Feb 25, 2014
Poetry and prose that are either terribly lovable and understanding of the human psyche, or are so weak in a thought process that you may feel that your time has been wasted. Either way, you have an opinion of the writing by the end of it.
2,307 reads votes 192 comments 132
Along The Nile River *Lyric Poem*

Along The Nile River *Lyric Poem*

MeIsNumber1
1 page, updated Feb 09, 2014
1,154 reads votes 8 comments 9
Remember

Remember

thequeengill
2 parts / 2 pages, updated Nov 13, 2011VideoCompleted
A poem in loving memory of all the soldiers who sacrificed their lives for us!
276 reads votes 17 comments 14
War Poems: Muse to Remember - (By David Hurt)

War Poems: Muse to Remember - (By David Hurt)

spm91212
11 parts / 4 pages, updated May 21, 2013
Photo by klickr.co.uk A selection of War Poems, by me, dedicated to the loss of all who met their end, during WWI & WWII. Loss of Civilians, Soldiers and Spies...
574 reads votes 41 comments 81
War: Perspectives

War: Perspectives

dustythoughts
6 parts / 2 pages, updated Sep 24, 2014Completed
A king, a leader of his kingdom and the saviour of his people, has been utterly, undeniably betrayed by the ones who had stood by his side through war and loss, only to ... read more
248 reads votes 10 comments 23
Little Things I Make

Little Things I Make

mira_was_here
6 parts / 3 pages, updated Oct 15, 2013
Umm... Yeah... Stuff... xD
988 reads votes 35 comments 15
REMEMBERING AN APOSTATE

REMEMBERING AN APOSTATE

TaariqShivaa
1 page, updated Nov 19, 2013Completed
This was inspired by a chapter about The French Revolution in my history textbook ! Yeah, sounds creepy, I know.. ;) But honestly, it's one of my favorites among my own works. :) The protagonist is purely fictional....okay ? Hope u enjoy!! :) :)
57 reads votes 6 comments 9
The little girl.   *Holocaust Story/ Poem*

The little girl. *Holocaust Story/ Poem*

Awkward_Penguin_x
1 page, updated Feb 01, 2014
184 reads votes 5 comments 8
Living the Life of a Tunnel Rat (Poem)

Living the Life of a Tunnel Rat (Poem)

Devastator_336
2 parts / 1 page, updated May 18, 2013Completed
116 reads votes 7 comments 14
End of Kingdom

End of Kingdom

Gentlepen
1 page, updated Apr 10, 2013
63 reads votes 5 comments 2
As I Remember The Past

As I Remember The Past

DysprosiumIsMe
1 page, updated Apr 28, 2014
26 reads votes 5 comments 6
"The Post Office" by Rabindranath Tagore

"The Post Office" by Rabindranath Tagore

NyctophiliacNate
2 parts / 11 pages, updated Oct 03, 2013Completed
433 reads votes 5 comments 2
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