All posts for the month December, 2011

Calico Captive

Published December 23, 2011 by bookspirit99

Indians come pouring into the house, making enough noise to wake the dead. The whole family is woken up by the Indian yells and taken captive in terror. Read the rest of this entry →


My First Review!! Yay! ~The Killer Angels~

Published December 17, 2011 by bookspirit99

Not quite these Killer Angels!

The Union cannon are lining up, getting ready for battle. The men are forming ranks, preparing to storm the Union brigades at Gettysburg.  The South is pumped for the battle but the Union is morose. Then the balls start flying. Cannon balls explode above your head, spitting hot shrapnel everywhere. Your General screams attack! and the fierce Rebel yell emerges from the crowd. The Union has dug in upon the hills and is ready for a hard battle. You can see their blue uniforms barely above the stone wall. Their rifles poke out, ready to shoot. Right before the battle, you always feel a little fright, but once the battle concurs, there is no time for thought. A canister whizzes past, obliterating the ranks behind you. You don’t even stop to look. No time. If you stop, you will be the next one hit. Read the rest of this entry →

A Special Treat!

Published December 3, 2011 by bookspirit99

This is a poem I wrote in my spare time. Enjoy!

My friend, my second half!
What shall I do without you?
Now a gaping hole
Fills your space.
Why, oh, why
Were you taken,
but not I?
I was there,
Right beside you.
How you but not I? Read the rest of this entry →

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