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  1. What Else Is There?

    By Al Norris, in Fiction. 04/10/2024 (Updated: 04/16/2024)

    Genres: General Fiction, Literary Fiction
    Sub-genres: Drama, Coming of Age, Cultural
    • teen
    • gay
    • rural
    • first time
    • high school

    Being the oldest and growing up in a large family can be hard, especially when you are gay and the family is extremely homophobic. You are constantly being compared to your deceased father. A man whose stature and deeds are always increasing, as time goes by, and are held up as your goals. Anytime you reach those goals, your mother moves the goalpost further away.

    You never seem to measure up. You are always being told that you are worthless and will never amount to anything since you cannot measure up to your father. It never mattered that you were a straight "A" student and that you were an athlete.

    • 4 Chapters
    • 21,600 Words
    • 2,143 Views
    • 51 Comments
    • Mature - Member Only
    • In Process
  2. Country Retreat

    By quokka, in Fiction. 03/19/2024 (Updated: 04/16/2024)

    Genres: Action/Adventure, General Fiction
    Sub-genres: Adventure, Drama
    • teen
    • young adult
    • university
    • rural
    • modern
    • friendship
    • high school

    Meeting for the first time in Boarding school, Oscar Q Kingston settles down to life away from his country home town, until an incident with one of his friends, while at home on a boarders weekend had him ending up in a hospital and afterwards changing schools and living with his grandparents on the outer north-east suburbs, where he finds new friends.

    Months later he bumps into two of his former friends from his old school and after a bumpy start, they form a close friendship that lasts for many years to come, where they go their own separate ways after school ends, and reunite later for a common cause.

    • 14 Chapters
    • 25,523 Words
    • 14,684 Views
    • 63 Comments
    • Everyone
    • In Process
  3. Re-Education 4. New Reality

    By Justin4Fun, in Fiction. 03/21/2024 (Updated: 04/12/2024)

    Genres: General Fiction, Paranormal
    Sub-genres: Coming of Age, Vampires
    • young adult
    • vampire
    • gay
    • north america
    • modern
    • high school

    Greg Fowler has been reborn, reforged his life, and been reunited with his newborn brother. Now we join him as he educates himself about his New Reality. While his travels won't cover many physical miles, his education will cover centuries of tradition. Can he learn all he needs to handle his responsibilities? Can he use his newfound knowledge to help his friends? And more importantly, can he use what he learns to help those he finds along the way?

    This is Book Four in the "New Reality" series. Reading the first three books is a must if you hope to fully understand the world that Greg and his friends live in.

    • 5 Chapters
    • 28,307 Words
    • 5,847 Views
    • 82 Comments
    • Mature
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  4. Heat

    By MythOfHappiness, in Fiction. 08/17/2019 (Updated: 03/25/2024)

    Genres: Fantasy, Paranormal
    Sub-genres: General Fantasy, Romantic Paranormal
    • teen
    • young adult
    • gay
    • high school

    How close can Kenan come to the flame before he gets burned? Will love cauterize fresh wounds or will it blister? Just how hot is Asher? (Very)

    • 24 Chapters
    • 32,327 Words
    • 36,396 Views
    • 57 Comments
    • Mature
    • In Process
  5. Luminosity-The Return (book 2)

    By paren01, in Fiction. 02/09/2024 (Updated: 03/22/2024)

    Genres: Fantasy
    Sub-genres: General Fantasy
    • teen
    • gay
    • under 18
    • alternate earth
    • high school

    I was fourteen years old for six hundred years. I'm ninety-five now.

    Matthew, my companion, my lover, my life, lies in the hospital bed next to mine. His breathing is shallow. I am worried. It was my turn to die first this time.

    Before Matthew, there was another …

    • 4 Chapters
    • 10,890 Words
    • 2,234 Views
    • 14 Comments
    • Teen
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  6. All My Dreams Pass Before My Eyes

    By JLynch, in Fiction. 01/10/2024 (Updated: 03/20/2024)

    Genres: General Fiction, Romance
    Sub-genres: Drama, Coming of Age, Rich Boy, Contemporary Romance
    • teen
    • young adult
    • under 18
    • university
    • anal
    • masturbate
    • coming of age
    • high school

    Coming of age, coming out, sexual confusion, seduction. These themes and others are explored in the winding tale of Toby, Carey, and their friends, loves, and acquaintances.

    • 34 Chapters
    • 111,924 Words
    • 32,426 Views
    • 203 Comments
    • Mature
    • Complete
  7. Stronger Than Lions

    By Sean J Halford, in Fiction. 06/04/2023 (Updated: 02/18/2024)

    Genres: General Fiction, Romance, Literary Fiction
    Sub-genres: Coming of Age, Contemporary Romance, Contemporary Literary
    • bisexual
    • africa
    • coming of age
    • coming out
    • religion
    • love
    • high school
    • mental health

    Sometimes love comes from the unlikeliest of places.

    Devastated by the loss of his mother, Cal enters his final year of high school in Cape Town facing an uncertain future, plagued by bullies and struggling to keep his grieving family together. When a handsome troublemaker with a mysterious past arrives at the school, an unlikely friendship develops. And as Cal grapples with feelings he never expected, he is plunged headlong into an adventure that will turn his entire existence upside-down.

    This 10th anniversary edition differs from the Kindle version, and contains new and old material cut from the Kindle version.

    • 36 Chapters
    • 80,747 Words
    • 53,027 Views
    • 281 Comments
    • Mature
    • In Process
  8. Out Of The Closet

    By RichardWrites, in Fiction. 01/05/2024 (Updated: 02/14/2024)

    Genres: Western, General Fiction
    Sub-genres: Drama, Western Modern, Coming of Age, Western Romance
    • teen
    • rural
    • first time
    • coming out
    • high school

    Oliver is an Asian American teenager who struggles with his sexuality as he falls in love with his best friend Cody. He lives in a small town where he attends high school and plays baseball and basketball as he learns who he can trust as he comes out of the closet.

    • 6 Chapters
    • 19,262 Words
    • 7,147 Views
    • 26 Comments
    • Mature
    • Temporary Hold
  9. D for Dylan

    By Avogadro1001, in Fiction. 12/08/2020 (Updated: 01/15/2024)

    Genres: Comedy, General Fiction, Romance
    Sub-genres: Comedy Modern, Drama, General Romance
    • young adult
    • bisexual
    • fighting
    • love
    • hate
    • abuse
    • high school

    Liam Henderson is the king of Montgomery High. He’s a student body president and a captain of the football team. His family comes from old money, he’s very handsome and smart. Though Liam is a near perfect creature, he made a mistake. He grew up best friends with a nerdy kid named Dylan, who just couldn't fit in with the right crowd once they got into a high school. Liam ditched him and spent the next three years bullying Dylan with his jocks.
    Senior year rolled in and Dylan blossomed into a beautiful swan. Liam found himself lost in his eyes. The only problem - after everything Liam did, proud blonde boy wouldn't even look his way.

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    • 11 Chapters
    • 38,911 Words
    • 44,877 Views
    • 154 Comments
    • Mature
    • Temporary Hold
  10. On the Strawberry Moon

    By J92, in Fiction. 11/14/2023 (Updated: 01/12/2024)

    Genres: General Fiction, Romance, Thriller/Suspense
    Sub-genres: Drama, General Romance, Psychological Thriller
    • teen
    • gay
    • no sex
    • coming of age
    • coming out
    • 20th century
    • brothers
    • high school

    Kalum dealing with his bullying identical twin brother Jasper. Jasper controls everything that Kalum does and no one ever sees what’s really going on, until a new kid, Robert, joins the school. Robert makes Kalum question who he is as a person. Whilst this is ongoing, Kalum starts remembering parts of an accident he had when he was six years old. The more he tries to make sense of how he really feels about Robert and the more he tries to remember his accident the more aggressive and worse Jasper gets. As more insane memories come flooding back to Kalum, the more unexpected turns him and his friends face.

    • 27 Chapters
    • 34,171 Words
    • 17,222 Views
    • 74 Comments
    • Teen
    • Temporary Hold
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