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  1. Raising a Rebel

    By W_L, in FanFiction. 08/22/2022 (Updated: 09/26/2022)

    Genres: Fantasy, Action/Adventure, General Fiction, Paranormal, Historical
    Sub-genres: Adventure, Romantic Paranormal, Coming of Age, Historical Fantasy, Alternate History, Wuxia, Ancient Orient, Fairy Tales
    • demons
    • mages
    • coming of age
    • ghosts
    • immortal

    During a time of great turmoil, when emperors and gods rose to power and fell within a lifetime. A child was born from an ancient celestial stone. He will be known by many names and his fame will reach beyond the three realms one day, but before any of that, he was a child. He needed to be cared for and taught by men, who did not fear him and allowed him to be himself.

    • 9 Chapters
    • 23,835 Words
    • 2,732 Views
    • 31 Comments
    • Everyone
    • In Process
  2. For you

    By Zuri, in Fiction. 09/25/2022 (Updated: 09/25/2022)

    Genres: General Fiction
    Sub-genres: Drama, Coming of Age
    • young adult
    • gay
    • university
    • urban
    • road-trip
    • oral
    • coming of age
    • modern

    They are both very inexperienced when it comes to topics of love in sex, however, they belong to a generation of a lot of exposure to theoretical part. Coincidence brings them together, and they are eager to make it work. But that means, they have to overcome some sciolism. Can they do that and where will that lead them?

    • 1 Chapters
    • 321 Words
    • 187 Views
    • 2 Comments
    • Mature
    • In Process
  3. Faithful to the Cause

    By Mrsgnomie, in 2022 - Anniversary. 09/22/2022 (Updated: 09/22/2022)

    Genres: General Fiction, Romance
    Sub-genres: Drama, General Romance, Contemporary Romance
    • adult
    • gay
    • north america
    • coming of age
    • light-hearted
    • modern
    • love

    Age difference, infidelity, a deconstructed house, unlimited pre-paid tabs, and a slew of suggestions on how to die. Jensen and Nolan recall the journey that brought them together, or kept them apart, depending on who you ask.

    • 1 Chapters
    • 19,763 Words
    • 3,422 Views
    • 128 Comments
    • Mature
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  4. Detour 1. First Love, Late Spring

    By matcha, in Fiction. 06/13/2022 (Updated: 09/20/2022)

    Genres: General Fiction, Romance
    Sub-genres: Coming of Age, Contemporary Romance
    • teen
    • under 18
    • north america
    • coming of age
    • modern
    • friendship
    • high school

    Blair Lisle and Alex Donovan have been best friends their entire lives. Despite being polar opposites, they've been inseparable for seven years — until Blair gets accepted into the most prestigious prep school in Florida, that is. Forced to navigate freshman year apart, their true feelings for each other finally begin to unravel. Between family troubles, billionaire bullies, and the trials of adolescence, how will Blair and Alex manage to navigate their newfound relationship?

    • 23 Chapters
    • 143,376 Words
    • 28,826 Views
    • 188 Comments
    • Mature
    • In Process
  5. The Great Mirror of Same-Sex Love - Poetry

    By AC Benus, in Poetry. 08/17/2021 (Updated: 09/17/2022)

    Genres: Poetry, Non-Fiction, Literary Fiction
    Sub-genres: Reference, Mixed Forms, Translation, Historical Literary
    • coming of age
    • coming out
    • philosophy
    • psychology
    • religion
    • love

    A collection of verse by other people to show we've always dared to speak our love's name.

    See here for the Great Mirror's companion collection of prose

    • 78 Chapters
    • 39,555 Words
    • 35,165 Views
    • 255 Comments
    • Mature
    • In Process
  6. For Better or For Worse

    By kbois, in 2022 - Anniversary. 09/15/2022 (Updated: 09/15/2022)

    Genres: General Fiction
    Sub-genres: Drama, Coming of Age
    • young adult
    • north america
    • coming of age
    • non-binary
    • mental health

    Shay is a normal kid, just trying to figure things out. Year after year, his mom makes it hard.

    • 1 Chapters
    • 19,678 Words
    • 1,879 Views
    • 54 Comments
    • Everyone
    • Complete
  7. Clovers End

    By Wolffang, in Fiction. 09/04/2019 (Updated: 09/14/2022)

    Genres: Fantasy, Action/Adventure, Comedy, General Fiction, Romance, Thriller/Suspense
    Sub-genres: Suspense, Adventure, Comedy Modern, Drama, General Fantasy, General Romance
    • young adult
    • angels
    • mages
    • magic
    • mutants
    • sorcery
    • were-creatures
    • witchcraft
    • with wings
    • wizards
    • adult
    • bisexual
    • gay
    • alternate earth
    • lesbian
    • coming of age
    • suspense
    • light-hearted
    • serious
    • parents
    • philosophy
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    • religion
    • friendship
    • interracial
    • politics
    • death
    • mental health
    • immortal

    Ghosts of the past haunt the present in a way that makes it difficult to move foward.

    A former threart rises, posing a danger to not only Alex, but the majesty of the world bequeathed to him.

    Bonds will be rekindled. Lives will be lost.

    But, will it all be worth it when the truth is revealed?

    • 23 Chapters
    • 26,361 Words
    • 32,355 Views
    • 31 Comments
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  8. A Home For Christmas

    By Comicality, in Fiction. 01/03/2022 (Updated: 09/13/2022)

    Genres: General Fiction
    Sub-genres: Coming of Age
    • teen
    • under 18
    • north america
    • coming of age
    • light-hearted



    • 7 Chapters
    • 24,728 Words
    • 16,610 Views
    • 62 Comments
    • Mature
    • Temporary Hold
  9. GFD: Children Of Sunset 0. GFD: Children Of Sunset Gone From Daylight

    By Comicality, in Fiction. 08/10/2017 (Updated: 09/13/2022)

    Genres: Western, General Fiction, Paranormal
    Sub-genres: Coming of Age, Vampires, Weird West
    • teen
    • young adult
    • vampire
    • gay
    • under 18
    • rural
    • coming of age

    A spinoff of the "Gone From Daylight" vampire series (Reading the original is not necessary), this tale takes place in the old West. Deacon Porter is baffled by the recent murders in his small town. With his father being the Sherriff, it's up to him to solve the mystery of what's happening. However, when Deacon meets a teen boy like himself in the darkness, he experiences feelings that he never knew that he had before. But is this beautiful stranger the boy of Deacon's dreams? Or is it possible that he may be the monster that his father is hunting in the shadows of night?

    • 15 Chapters
    • 50,285 Words
    • 27,479 Views
    • 58 Comments
    • Mature
    • Temporary Hold
  10. The Great Mirror of Same-Sex Love - Prose

    By AC Benus, in Fiction. 08/04/2021 (Updated: 09/10/2022)

    Genres: Non-Fiction, Literary Fiction
    Sub-genres: Reference, Creative Non-Fic, Historical Literary
    • coming of age
    • coming out
    • philosophy
    • psychology
    • religion
    • love

    A collection of prose pieces by others exploring the love that has always dared to speak its name.

    See here for the Great Mirror's companion collection of poetry

    • 72 Chapters
    • 167,578 Words
    • 38,341 Views
    • 214 Comments
    • Mature
    • In Process
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