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Short Story / Flash Fiction

December 31, 1969

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Bobby hears noises from an empty room, sees shadow creatures that cannot exist. Is it PTSD or has something come for him? Read More

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"This story is very lovely, so haunting and surreal. My grandfather was a World War II fighter pilot, but my father said he would not talk about ..." Read More

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Short Story / Action and Adventure

December 31, 1969

Reads: 345

Comments: 2

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The road from downtown Quito out and around to Cotopaxi, Ecuador’s highest peak, takes about an hour and a half to negotiate. Actually there are several dirt roads that branch off when one begins to near the national park, but they all lead to the same base camp part way… Read More

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"You did well in researching Ecuador's background and in developing a variable writing style that fits the main character's circumstances. Well d..." Read More

I have found that in my years that all things are done for a reason! Read More
A true story about an incident that happened on a building site in London at the start of the last recession Read More

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This is a long overdue tribute to my grandmother, Tutu Lenah Ntombizonke Tshangela. She turned 80 in April this year and I wrote this “thank you” piece on 02 Jan 2007. I wish I could be to her just a quarter of what she has been to me. Thank you… Read More

Article / Memoir

December 10, 2008

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When terrible periods in life are over, what do you remember...? Read More

Article / Memoir

December 09, 2008

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When training for the 1992 Olympics (High Board Diving), I moved to London to be coached by a former diving World Champion. However I quickly ran out of money. The following story details how through persistence and doggedness I landed a prime job and was able to complete my training. Read More
My experiences with Nanowrimo Read More
He vivido tantas cosas Read More

Article / Memoir

November 12, 2008

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The life goes away to us of the hand, between natural wars and disasters. Read More

Article / Memoir

October 16, 2008

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Two of the most important things my father taught me about driving in a car. Read More

Article / Memoir

October 14, 2008

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That night, that night when the hill of sand crumbled. Read More

Article / Memoir

September 02, 2008

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Through determination and personal strength I overcame a traumatic childhood and a Dissociation Identity Disorder to become the person that I am today! Read More

Article / Memoir

July 04, 2008

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a peersonal experience Read More
In the late 1970s, a young man's future...positively glittered before him... Read More