84023 Keely's Writing (10 stories) (showing 1-10 of 10)


Sister, Mother, Sea
A piece of Speculative Fiction influenced by JG Ballard's visceral, enclosing worlds. So far, this is the piece of fiction of which I feel the most proud.
chapter 1: I (added 2013/07/26)
chapter 2: II (added 2011/12/12)
chapter 3: III (added 2011/12/12)
chapter 4: IV (added 2011/12/12)
chapter 5: V (added 2011/12/12)
chapter 6: VI (added 2013/07/26)
chapter 7: VII (added 2011/12/12)
chapter 8: VIII (added 2011/12/12)
chapter 9: IX (added 2011/12/12)

Ada's Story
An excerpt of my upcoming Late Victorian steampunk horror novel, wherein my admiration for the dark sea stories of Conrad and Melville meet upon a phantasmagorical theme after Bierce, Chambers, and M. ...more
chapter 1: I - Solicitation (added 2012/12/18)
chapter 2: II (added 2013/11/15)
chapter 3: III (added 2012/12/18)
chapter 4: IV (added 2012/12/18)
chapter 5: V - In Silvered Glass (added 2012/12/18)
chapter 6: VI (added 2012/12/18)
chapter 7: VII (added 2012/12/18)
chapter 8: VIII - A Narrow Orb, Closed Up & Dark (added 2012/12/18)
chapter 9: IX (added 2012/12/18)
chapter 10: X - Twice Two Legs in the Evening (added 2012/12/19)
chapter 11: XI - To Lie in Lotty's Court (added 2012/12/18)
chapter 12: XII (added 2012/12/18)
chapter 13: XIII - The Nine Days' Queen (added 2012/12/18)
chapter 14: XIV (added 2012/12/18)

The Alley
A short horror story after the style of Kipling.
chapter 1: I (added 2010/03/18)
chapter 2: II (added 2010/03/18)
chapter 3: III (added 2010/03/18)
chapter 4: IV (added 2010/03/18)
chapter 5: V (added 2010/03/18)
chapter 6: VI (added 2010/08/26)
chapter 7: VII (added 2010/08/26)

Can Skill Enough
Metaphysical Sonnet
chapter 1: 1. (added 2009/04/06)

The Fairy Knight
A very simple short story done in the form of a Fairy Tale.
chapter 1: I (added 2007/10/29)
chapter 2: II (added 2007/06/27)
chapter 3: III (added 2007/06/27)
chapter 4: IIII (added 2007/06/27)
chapter 5: V (added 2010/08/26)
chapter 6: VI (added 2007/06/27)
chapter 7: VII (added 2007/06/27)
chapter 8: IIX (added 2010/08/26)

Fran├žois
A short, silly piece.
chapter 1: L'esprit de le miroir (added 2010/08/14)

(w)retch
Jaded they say. I'll show them.
chapter 1: The Street (added 2013/01/29)

Ill-Defined
A collection of definitions inspired by Bierce's inimitable 'Devil's Dictionary'
chapter 1: Career (added 2011/12/13)
chapter 2: Tear (added 2007/06/27)
chapter 3: Truth (added 2007/06/27)
chapter 4: Pessimist (added 2011/12/13)
chapter 5: Religious (added 2011/12/13)
chapter 6: Journalism (added 2011/12/13)
chapter 7: Novelty (added 2009/08/05)
chapter 8: Justice (added 2009/08/05)

The Little Ship
A short poem in the classical vein with rhyme, meter, conceit, and logic turns.
chapter 1: A Poem (added 2014/09/16)

The Blackness Lets Them Shine
A Short Work of Affirmation
chapter 1: * * * (added 2007/06/27)