Historical Fiction Stories

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Twist of Fate

She would often wander about the town, musing over things that were not of her concern. Often it would be a dream like state, thinking of her conference with Death. For Maggie was not an ordinary woman. She was hung. But she was alive. She had handed over the string, the rope which bore both pain and joy. And then, she had taken the blood, handed it to France and then to England. From all three corners the church bells tolled, calling out the songs of death.

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Twist of Fate
Beyond the blue horizon

1942, Nazi Germany. Will is a poor young brit with loving parents and a fiancé he values above all, but a feeling that something is missing makes him leave it all behind and join the army on a quest to save not only the world but himself. Izaak grew up in Poland and had everything. He was rich, popular, educated and had his entire future staked out for him, but with the blink of an eye - or rather a coming out of the closet - he loses it all. Their paths cross under

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Beyond the blue horizon
Enchantress

Morgaine le Fey is the dark enchantress from Arthurian legend, conniving, cruel and power hungry. But her past shaped what she became.

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Enchantress
Historical Fiction

This is a Historical Fiction Trilogy for a project at school: The Golden Mountains, The Burning Skies and The Light Gone Out.

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Historical Fiction
The City

A short story of the lives of the wives of a Chinese emperor

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The City
The City
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Centuries || FOB

"Some legends untold Some turn to dust or to gold, But you will remember me for centuries. If just one mistake Is all it will take We'll go down in history Remember me for centuries" He who fights for his lover. He who fights for acceptance. He for fights for his family. He who fights for kindness. None if it will matter any longer. All that matters is their lives.

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Centuries || FOB
The History of Alfheim

I felt like delving further into the world of Firefly. So, this is just a little something on the history behind Alfheim (where Firefly is set) and how I came to use this as my background for the story. Moreover, there will be depictions of some places and the characters (I apologise in advance if they are not very good) for a better visualisation reference to the book. Text and illustrations copyright © Jessie-In-Edhil 2014 The right of Jessie-In-Edhil to be identified

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The History of Alfheim
The Hubris of men

This was originally written for a regional writing compettion commemorating the first world war

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The Hubris of men
Gothic Horror; The Chamber of Victor Frankenstein

This is simply an extract for the competition, with a total of 676 words. It takes us through the horror in which Victor Frankenstein must have had to go through to create his 'monster' - if you can call it that! (It's actually your own opinion!)

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Gothic Horror; The Chamber of Victor Frankenstein
Bennett Jones: Aboriginal Law And Advisors Group

Our Aboriginal Law Group helps project developers navigate the regulatory process in securing approvals for major energy development projects, including consulting and negotiating with Aboriginal groups and other stakeholders. We draw on our top-tier, cross-departmental expertise in the energy, environmental, corporate commercial, regulatory, litigation and tax arenas in shepherding significant projects through to fruition. We structure and negotiate commercial agreements

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Bennett Jones: Aboriginal Law And Advisors Group
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Over By Christmas

Britain, August 1914. War has been declared on Germany. Young men all over the country are rushing to volunteer for the armed forces. The British Government emphasise that it will be over in a matter of months. Will it be over as soon as they say? This is the story of Nettie and Tom, young lovers fighting to survive their own wars. Created as part of the 7 Days competition (under 'write a story which takes place over 7 days').

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Over By Christmas