Dandaula and other African tales is a collection of 12 strongly themed stories that explore life in different ramifications that evoke the African experience. Adopting a style reminiscent of traditional oral narration, the author takes readers on a voyage to different lands in an experience that would both leave them entertained and educated. TUBAL R. CAIN is a multiple award-winning poet and short story writer with a vast interest in the various forms of literature. He is the author of the poetry collection, Mysteries in our streams (winner of the Asociation of Nigerian Authors Prize for Poetry 2006) and has other published works of prose to his credit. A trained Engineer, he has a passion for writing which he continues to explore every day.
Baijiu in modern times are often used to celebrate festive occasions, but in the past, it is often used for more somber occasions. Being a female minister is not the easiest role to take on in a time where women were often forced to take more domestic roles, let alone advice the ruler of a country. Hi Everyone, thank you for reading the story! If you do like it or have any questions, please feel free to leave a review or a comment. I would really appreciate it so that I can improve my writing. Thank you!
"We end our own, in hopes that we would escape from this wretched life. I always pictured death, not as a tragedy, but as a gift from peace, that life failed to offer. My reason for death was simple, unlike many has assumed. You see, I wasn't depressed or pressured by life. I lived a normal life, and by all means, there was nothing abnormal about it. So what is my reason for committing the act, you ask?"
17 year old Virginia Gray is tired of her boring life in Richmond. After her brother breaks family tradition and refuses to join the military, the teen takes it upon herself to fix it. Disgusting herself as a man, she must face the rough life of a marine in the 60s, from the pain of boot camp to fighting her way through Vietnam. She encounters many friends and enemies, but will her secret be revealed?
A Personal Look into a Gladiator Competition… Our gladiator of the year, Lucius Manius Felix, has retold one of the most spectacular gladiator events that they have ever participated in, giving us a detailed look at not only what they did and saw but also how they felt throughout the event...
"where are you Remus?" i invoked. "Remus" "Remus" Someone abruptly cupped my stomach pulling me into their chest petrifying me. "aah-aah" i hollered. I heard a familiar voice laughing behind me. "you scared me Remus," "Stop chuckling now" i retorted acrimoniously and walked away from him. "oh my angry princess I'm sorry" he pleaed and embraced me from behind again nuzzling his nose into side of my neck. "I'm sorry my Zeri" he mumbled in my neck. "no leave me i hate you" i aggravated. "please, please forgive me i didn't mean to scare you my love" he pleaded caressing my waist and snogging my neck mumbling 'sorry'. How can I not forgive him when he was asking forgiveness so intoxicatingly and whole heartedly. "it's okay Remus" i uttered by turning around, and clutched him with my embrace... Zeri and Remus the princess and the prince who will fall in love with each other are unconditionally. will their love remains same for each other always (or) it'll will change when they encounter any adversities... To know how strong their love is you have to read it. I'm writing for first time This is will be my first book... I hope this story will be peculiar and fascinating. It is fantasy,love,vampire... Any many more.... I hope you all will like it.... Love xar
4.4The story of a young general and a mischievous young "prince". Huo Yun Long is a man who became a general at the age of 15 and is one of the greatest generals at the age of 21. Feng Xiao Jun is a "prince" of the allying kingdom, the Suo kingdom. Telling her father that she is going out to explore the world for a few years, she leaves Suo and enters Han. Stumbling into bandits, FXJ intends to defend herself but is instead saved by HYL. "Hey, handsome. Can I tag along with you?" ".......Alright..." ————————————————————— [A/N]: I’m an amateur writer still and it would be of GREAT help if constructive criticism was given! I welcome all comments but please just don’t be rude to me or other commenters. We’re all here to enjoy ourselves while immersing ourselves into another world. [A/N]: This is an ORIGINAL work by the way! I’ve been inspired by many novels that I have read as well as dramas that I have watched. Lots of love~
4.9Asha is now in the brink of helplessness and despair. Would she let despair to chase her for the rest of her life? Thus, she chooses to face the man who wanted her dead and to stand as a woman in the world of chefs. She will create her own dishes and make his father's recipes alive again. Her adventures lead to clues of the real killer of his father and get entangled with love in the process. Somehow, when she is face to face with the murderer, will she forgive or not? The Recipe of Love will show her the right decision to make. This is a story of a girl in her journey to become a lady chef while in life-threatening situations and get entangles with love as well. So, don't expect a fast pace cooking battles. It is Asha's journey. The setting of the story is India before its Independence in 1947. The exact timeline is 1945. However, I didn't use India in my story since the places/villages I mentioned do not exist in the present country. I used Bangla words since the culture is more on present Bangladesh. This is absolutely a fiction story. If you have questions about the culture, please ask me in the comment and I'll try to explain things to you. I can't write the culture within the story for that will bore you to death. Most are written in the Author's Thoughts. (This novel won the 2nd place in the writing prompt contest #34: Chef, but got the same prize as the first place. Thanks to all who supported.) Latest and ongoing book: 1. The Sorceress' Heir: Blossoming Youth and Power 2. My completed book: I'm Guilty, My Beauty
The ending to the classic movie, Monty Python and the Holy Grail rewritten by a dude with no social life and an extra 5 minutes. THIS IS NOT MEANT TO BE GOOD OR MAKE SENSE!! *Note this is a fanfiction in a sense. All of the credit goes to the original creators Terry Gilliam andTerry Jones*
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