Short Stories - Historical Fiction

Short stories are works of brief narrative prose, which usually focus on a limited number of characters and a single, decisive plot incident. Significantly shorter and more compact than novels, short stories leave the reader with a snapshot or slice of life.

an ocean away || m.c au

an ocean away || m.c au

tropi-cal
33 parts / 18 pages, updated Jul 25, 2014Completed
in which two lovers are separated by the pacific ocean and their only way of communication is through letters || cover by Hannah @disappointing || Historical Fiction... read more
2,884 reads votes 205 comments 190
Separate Destinies

Separate Destinies

arathi1
8 pages, updated Jun 18, 2014PGPicturesCompleted
Would you pray for divine intervention if you knew the cost?
79 reads votes 7 comments 5
Black Patches

Black Patches

DreamEscapes
3 parts / 2 pages, updated May 08, 2014
When Glim shows her classmate, Dexter, the mysterious black hole by the school fence, the two end up in the worst point in history—the time of the Black Death Plague. Gl... read more
111 reads votes 10 comments 16
Immigrants

Immigrants

Lisaner
8 parts / 7 pages, updated Jan 23, 2014PG-13Video
2,776 reads votes 209 comments 315
Graffiti

Graffiti

shadows93
2 pages, updated Oct 09, 2013Completed
I never found out, how Herschel had managed to locate the home of the man, who’d run over his brother, but there we were. Two boys gazing at a sight I’d never be able to forget s... read more
39 reads votes 4 comments 3
Happiness

Happiness

AweshumWicked
4 parts / 4 pages, updated Jul 03, 2014PG-13
I made this book to show how life could sometimes be in different point of views. The life of Adam himself must have been a struggle due to war, and even though Seth and Sara we... read more
354 reads votes 12 comments 3
Halfway There

Halfway There

jacyone6
3 parts / 4 pages, updated Jul 22, 2014
An arranged marriage... An abusive husband... And one women searching for her true identity. The era is in the 50s and one women, Julie Ackely is stuck. With her abusive hus... read more
43 reads votes 1 comments 0
The King's Sepulcher

The King's Sepulcher

D-A-Lewis
5 pages, updated Jul 16, 2014GCompleted
Excerpts taken from Henry Steele’s Egyptian journal dated September 20 1914-October 23 1914, In his quest to discover the mythical tomb of Tutankhamun.
92 reads votes 3 comments 4
An Apology for the Life of Benjamin Bridgewater (1663-1700) WATTPADPRIZE14

An Apology for the Life of Benjamin Bridgewater (1663-1700) WATTPADPRIZE14

BridgeBridgewater
25 parts / 16 pages, updated Oct 25, 2013PG-13Completed
"His genius was very rich, and ran much upon poetry, in which he excelled. But alas! In the issue. Wine and Love were the ruin of this... read more
31,551 reads votes 398 comments 82
A Thousand Years

A Thousand Years

Clovergiel
6 pages, updated Jul 06, 2014GVideoCompleted
A Thousand Years [One Shot] ©Clovergiel Is it possible to love someone for a thousand years? Does loving someone has a limit? Will you be able to take the pain? But fo... read more
272 reads votes 29 comments 19
The Two Bodies

The Two Bodies

Safcfan1
2 pages, updated Jul 04, 2014PGPicturesCompleted
tags / bodies two war
118 reads votes 19 comments 13
Blanco

Blanco

Armagh
10 parts / 2 pages, updated Jul 20, 2014PG
Blanco transitive verb \ˈblaŋ(ˌ)kō\ Spanish for white or blank.
90 reads votes 10 comments 5
Treacherous Virtue

Treacherous Virtue

musicworm101
3 pages, updated Jun 27, 2014PGCompleted
They came. They plundered. They ruled. They took away all we had, our freedom, our independence. But never our spirit.
36 reads votes 4 comments 5
Paper Planets

Paper Planets

Peppermint_curtains
11 parts / 6 pages, updated Apr 29, 2014PG-13Completed
It started the day the bombs pummelled the earth, abusing their very existence like a thankless child.
151 reads votes 54 comments 3
Black Gold

Black Gold

stormbreaker_h
3 pages, updated Mar 31, 2014GCompleted
Running around with balloons, licking lollipops and jumping in puddles, is what an average childhood consists of. But for others...Drugs become their friend. Guns become the... read more
264 reads votes 9 comments 18
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