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The White Blouse

By Roberta Hamburgh  (booksie.com)

Being smothered by her own disease, emphysema, my mother on perhaps her last trip to Laredo, wrenches out of her white silk blouse in the car. My father admonishes her for being half dressed on a public thoroughfare. As she clambers into the blazing hot desert, she comes to the realization that...

Short Story | Updated Apr 17, 2015 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Mother,Death, South,Texas

mckbirdbks

Emerald Wells Cafe And Pear Blossom Lane

By Mckbirdbks  (booksie.com)

The year is 1955, the place is Emerald Wells, Texas just off the crossroads. Emerald Wells Café is where the people in the area meet. They are all friends, they grew up together and would do anything for each other and they do. They make the most of everything they have and they have plenty....

Book | Updated Mar 16, 2015 | Reads: 3 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Romance,Texas,Poetry,Pastry,Café,1955

nikitha1275

POKER: PAST TO PRESENT

By Nikitha1275  (booksie.com)

This game, which is a simple game of cards but stresses more on the betting techniques, has several theories regarding its origin. The earliest betting game which incorporated bluffing and hand rankings can be traced back to the German game called Pochspiel which originated in the 15th century.

Article | Updated Feb 20, 2015 | Reads: 1 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Poker,Play,Online,Texas,Holdem

nathalie_east

Sunny Arizona

By Nathalie East  (booksie.com)

"When I looked at her, hands raised in the air, a small smile found its way to her lips. She was relaxed and I understood then; Arizona never ran away. She knew she’d get caught, and she didn’t fear it one bit." Illustration by Esra Røise.

Novel | Updated Jan 26, 2015 | Reads: 10 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 1
Tags: Arizona,Roadtrip,Unitedstates,Bad,Drugs,Alcohol,Usa,Texas,Oklahoma

The Patriotic Solution

By Eddie C Morton  (booksie.com)

An American Patriot falls victim to his own idea of the perfect solution.

Poetry | Updated Jan 5, 2015 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Patriot,Patriotic,Tea,Party,Republican,Hate,Right,Wing,Conservative,Racist,Bigot,Obama,Texas,Arizona

Rose Houston And The Great Washington Apocalypse Of 2011

By Eddie C Morton  (booksie.com)

In this chapter in the Legend of Rose Houston, the Devil Attacks America and with the assistance of the 4 Horsemen of the Apocalypse seizes Washington, D.C. The President of the United States appeals to God for help and God dispatches the only lawman (actually a woman) in America with a heart...

Short Story | Updated Jan 5, 2015 | Reads: 21 | Comments: 1 | Likes: 0
Tags: Politics,Washington,Republicans,Gop,Devil,Evil,4,Horsemen,Apocalypse,Bible,Christian,Texas,Rangers,Lawman,Lawdog,Streetcop,Street,Cop,Police,Fair

garrett_monroe

The Pond Where His Brother Once Stood

By Garrett Monroe  (booksie.com)

The reader is thrust into a dialectic of ill humor, alcohol, and a dynamic tone that slowly reveals the truth of the situation at hand, ending after a series of flashbacks through the eyes of the protagonist's brother. I played around with alternating perspective and tense, and really tried to...

Short Story | Updated Nov 23, 2014 | Reads: 7 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Literary,Fiction,War,Death,Humor,Realism,Texas,Army,Family,Beer,Alcoholism,Adolescence,Growing,Up,Alternating,Tense

My Most Embarrassing Moment In Life

By Michaels76  (booksie.com)

This is a short story about the most embarrassing moment of my life. It happened while I was in the Army, stationed at Fort Sam Houston, Texas as a trainee. Of all the embarrassing moments in life, this one tops my chart.

Short Story | Updated Nov 10, 2014 | Reads: 175 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Embarrassing,Most,Embarrassed,Army,Gay,Lesbian,Drill,Sergeant,Field,Medic,School,Fort,Sam,Houston,Texas,Trainee,Horrid,Magazine,Playgirl

litastone

Always - Book One - A Wolfe Brothers Novel

By Litastone  (booksie.com)

For many of Cameron Wolfe’s thirty-three years, he’s resisted the rage his drunken father’s genes passed on to him. Tired and worried for the safety of those around him, he stands on the edge of a remote lake and puts a gun to his head. But Jags, his psychic stepbrother,...

Novel | Updated Oct 18, 2014 | Reads: 28 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Alpha,Male,Texas,Erotica,Rape,Psychic,Empath,Serial,Killer

litastone

Always - Book One - A Wolfe Brothers Novel

By Litastone  (booksie.com)

For many of Cameron Wolfe’s thirty-three years, he’s resisted the rage his drunken father’s genes passed on to him. Tired and worried for the safety of those around him, he stands on the edge of a remote lake and puts a gun to his head. But Jags, his psychic stepbrother,...

Book | Updated Oct 18, 2014 | Reads: 21 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Alpha,Male,Erotica,Rape,Serial,Killer,Empath,Psychic,Texas,Contemporary,Romance

Zombies Cant Take Texas

By Topsy Cretes  (booksie.com)

A breakdown of why Texas would survive a Zombie outbreak at its highest level. This explains the different variable in a zombie survival situation and why the state of Texas is best equiped to survive and reocver post apocalypse.

Miscellaneous | Updated Oct 8, 2014 | Reads: 5 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Zombie,Survival,Texas,Preperation,Apocalypse

dani_sparks

When There's No Strength In Men

By Dani Sparks  (booksie.com)

Megan is faced with a difficult decision when she learns her husband isn't the man she thinks he is. In fact, she learns all the men in her life hide secrets that they don't want exposed. Renee, Megan's best friend, is getting married to Angelo, but is he really the perfect angel she described...

Book | Updated Aug 1, 2014 | Reads: 27 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Fiction,Romance,Love,Lies,Cheating,Relationships,Novella,Writing,Good,Interesting,Short,10,000,Words,Dani,Sparks,Denisa,Drama,Story

Ride Out Of Hell

By Culford Smith  (booksie.com)

A short story of Business, Revenge, and Gunfights, also Drunkedness!!!

Short Story | Updated Mar 7, 2014 | Reads: 166 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 3
Tags: Western,Business,Property,Legal,Law,Shooting,Shout,Out,Gun,Guns,Fight,Drinking,Drunk,Horse,Riding,Action,Short,Story,Old

jorjanfelderneal

My First Rodeo

By Jorjanfelderneal  (booksie.com)

A five year old girl takes her horse to her first rodeo and is taught a life lesson from her Pawpaw and the true meaning of competition .

Short Story | Updated Mar 1, 2014 | Reads: 49 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: My,First,Rodeo,Barrel,Racing,Cowgirls,Horses,Texas

The Donahues Episode 147

By Neonetwork  (booksie.com)

Ethan organizes a Super Bowl watch party at Mayor Sarandon’s bedside but Kimberly steers him elsewhere, Aedesh and Madeline check out Oliver’s operation in Texas and Jacob is invited to a frat party to watch the Super Bowl

Script | Updated Feb 6, 2014 | Reads: 8 | Comments: 0 | Likes: 0
Tags: Comedy,Family,Donahues,Super,Bowl,Texas,Frat

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