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Survival Fiction: Hope and Change

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The following is a guest post entry into our Survival & Preparedness Writing Contest.

 

Hope and Change by B.M.

 

The past 5 years had been very troubling for Brent and his family as they, and the rest of the country, had continued to struggle to recover from the previous presidents horrible financial management of the nation’s economy. His desire to allow a so called ‘free market economy’ combined with his prolonged war against

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“Expatriates” released today………

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The new book Expatriates: A Novel of the Coming Global Collapse is being released today.

Summary…..

In the latest survivalist thriller from founder of survivalblog.com and New York Times best selling author James Wesley, Rawles, two expat families struggle for their very survival in the midst of a global economic collapse.

When the United States suffers a major socioeconomic collapse, a power vacuum sweeps the globe. A newly radicalized Islamic government rises to power in

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Huddled in the Dark – Part III

Huddled in the Dark – Part III

by Shirley Swift

What a yard sale we had. Everything accumulated over the past fifteen years was in the yard and garage. No one had extra money around these parts, so a quarter was the most expensive item. I even traded for some items. It may seem funny, but I did keep a couple of electric appliances. How could I not take my Belgian waffle maker?

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Huddled in the Dark – Part II

The following is another entry into the ModernSurvivalOnline Preparedness Guest Post Contest running through the end of July. Prizes include:

First Place winner will receive – The Power Pot V Thermoelecric Generator from Directive21.com, a Deadwood Cook Stove from Deadwood Stove Company, a Paladin Go Bag provided by SurvivalGearBags.com, CampingSurvival.com is providing the following: eGear Ready Kit 300 Survival Kit , one eGear Jolt USB Mini-Light , and an eGear 10 Day Lantern. Total value

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Survival Fiction: “Huddled In the Dark”

The following is another entry into the ModernSurvivalOnline Preparedness Guest Post Contest running through the end of July. Prizes include:

First Place winner will receive – The Power Pot V Thermoelecric Generator from Directive21.com, a Deadwood Cook Stove from Deadwood Stove Company, a Paladin Go Bag provided by SurvivalGearBags.com, CampingSurvival.com is providing the following: eGear Ready Kit 300 Survival Kit , one eGear Jolt USB Mini-Light , and an eGear 10 Day Lantern. Total value

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New Sponsor and Book…..All We Like Sheep

ModernSurvivalOnline has a new sponsor – the book “All We Like Sheep”. All We Like Sheep is a fresh new novel by C M Cannon. This page-turner combines historical fiction, conspiracy theory and crime drama to engulf the reader in a world of intrigue, murder, and revolution.

Considered by some to be a kind of DaVinci Code for conservatives, this political thriller will appeal to those who long for a return to America’s founding principles,

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Guest Post: Survival Fiction Journal Entry 10/21/2014 Part 2

by AniOre

Journal Entry 10212014 (10/21/2014)

And with the ‘woken up’ people not backing down to the Government, the Government started losing its control over the people, so the Government looked for other avenues that they had quietly been preparing for ~ food and gas control. First they raised the gas prices to over 10.00 a gallon. This looked to be a ruse, and at first the people dealt with it, waiting for

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PREPPER FICTION – Solar Storms 2012 Part Four

Solar Storms 2012

 

by Ted Howe and Shirley Swift

Part IV

 

A week later there was the usual January thaw and Frank came over and helped R.J. and Ralph bury the bodies. “By the way,” Frank started, “I came upon that guy we let go lying face first in the snow.”

“You mean he was dead?” Ralph asked.

“Yup. Too bad. Those fellas probably weren’t thieves before

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PREPPER FICTION – Solar Storms 2012 Part Three

Solar Storms 2012

 

by Ted Howe and Shirley Swift

Part III

 

Frank showed up at the crack of dawn with a large wild turkey. He and Sally, much to everyone’s surprise, cleaned it in the basement. Every once in a while their laughter drifted up the stairs and Gert kept winking at Nancy.

The women outdid themselves in baking breads and pies with only a wood stove to use. Gert

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PREPPER FICTION REVIEW – Those Who Live By a Code – Solar Storms 2012 Part Two

Solar Storms 2012

by Ted Howe and Shirley Swift

Part II

 

“Hey! Wouldja’ look at this!” One of the men yelled from the window.

Most everyone crowded toward the window, some of whom were eating snacks while they waited. Three men with rifles were nearing the gas supply tank.

“Now what?” cried one of the women.

Jim said quietly, “Now nothing. We can’t shoot at them. They’re too close to the

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PREPPER FICTION – Solar Storms 2012 Part One

Solar Storms 2012

by Ted Howe and Shirley Swift

Part I

North Liberty, Iowa – November 1, 2012 “Damn” Frank said forcefully turning the radio off and standing up. “Sounds like those solar flares are gonna’ happen after all.”

“R.J., you got your ears on!” Frank excitedly yelled into the CB mike trying to get his neighbor.

“What’s got you riled up today, Frank?” came the reply.

“You

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Special Event: PREPPER FICTION – Solar Storms 2012

Starting tomorrow, December 27th and over the next four days ModernSurvivalOnline will be hosting a 4-part fictional story written by Ted Howe and Shirley Swift.

The story follows a family that has strong survivalist skills. The issue they are dealing with is having a wide-spread electric power grid damaged by solar storms. Part of the family was unprepared and had to count on the younger generation’s help. A battle scene

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A Survival Story begins again………..

Hello all –

Starting yesterday Part 2 of my fictional website – ASurvivalStory.com – has started. Part 2 starts up two months after the end of Part 1 and runs in real time.

If you are not familiar with ASurvivalStory.com – here is a little background:

 

What follows is a fictional daily journal written by “Jed”.

Jed is a 39 year old man who lives in the small city of Rock Hill, South

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“A Survival Story” is almost ready…….

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A couple weeks ago I asked readers if they would be interested in a website I was thinking of getting involved in.

 

Here is the premise:

 

 

Visiting the site would bring you to fictional journal entries from 39 year old Jack. Jack is a prepper who decided to start writing a journal to pass onto his family when he gets older or passes on. He also wanted to record

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