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The Sorrows of War

Nicole Armas

"When you get back to Canada you know there will be no one waiting for you. No banners. No brass bands. No cheering crowds. Not like there was in 1914. No, people will be tired of you. They'll shun you, hoping to get over with the war as quickly as possible."... more info

Story about: death, loss, war

Complete 3 pages
1825 72

Rating: 8

Ranking:
#183 in Action & Adventures
#40 in Military
#702 in Short stories

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When the thunder Roars

Saly Muse

This story is about a boy who soon grows into a man. Watch as he faces his fears and saves a life.... more info

Story about: death, life lessons

Complete 4 pages
1187 76

Rating: 2

Ranking:
#511 in Contemporary fiction
#172 in Urban life
#973 in Young adult
#438 in School

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So-Called Accidents

Luna

Hannah Griffin was the only one insane enough to believe her family was not lost in random accidents. Or was she holding on to anything instead of giving in to pain? Obviously no one believes her. Hell, she doesn't believe herself. But she's willing to try anything if it means the deaths would hurt ... more info

Story about: death, thriller, suspense

Complete 39 pages
3057 106

Rating: 17

Ranking:
#828 in Thrillers & Suspense
#205 in Crime fiction
#131 in Action & Adventures

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Searching for his warmth

BhndTheStory

This is a short story and one of my Reedsy weekly prompt submission. I want to give credit to Reedsy for helping me with the theme. It was titled "My Halloween love story" but I decided to change the title to "Searching for his warmth". I also edited some parts because at Reedsy prompts every story... more info

Story about: death, revenge and love, underworld

Complete 12 pages
49 8

Rating: 2

Ranking:
#1916 in Fantasy
#311 in Short stories

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Goodbye

R. Diamond40

Alexander Barn is a man sentenced to death who in an attempt to save his soul from despair writes a letter to his last son, telling him about his life... more info

Story about: death, family, family and love

Complete 41 pages
1812 72

Rating: 3

Ranking:
#631 in Short stories
#997 in Others
#293 in Non-fiction

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Tears

Elizabeth Moses

Hannah a 13year old girl is stuck with a Dad who uses her as a punching bag, she is not only faced with depression at home but also in school. This is a mind blowing short story with a lot of lessons to learn.... more info

Story about: death, bullying in school, molestation

Complete 11 pages
4581 318

Rating: 31

Ranking:
#441 in Short stories
#921 in Young adult
#418 in School

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So-Called Suicides

Luna

It's been three years since Hannah's mom's death, Carolina's dad's arrest and basically everything. The whole gang's at WCU college now. They kinda decided life was partying, studying, football and sneaking into places sometimes. And they were right, untill a common frenemy died. The police report s... more info

Story about: death, thriller, suspence

Complete 52 pages
1701 62

Rating: 12

Ranking:
#864 in Mystery
#788 in Thrillers & Suspense
#194 in Crime fiction

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