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Book / Romance

April 28, 2017

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The House of Ghosts House

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Complications and drama! These two things are an obvious part of my usual life. so this is a short story of two people who are very complicated. Read More
Wrote a short story heavily influenced by a girl close to my heart. Read More

Tags: love, nature, angel, adults

Reads: 308

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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This is a short story following the adventure of a young actress who decides to get involved with the most absurd play ever located 20 miles outside Wellington, NJ. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 05, 2015

Reads: 105

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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This haiku delves into how our priorities and mindsets change as we grow older. Read More

Reads: 472

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4 years, 9 months and 11 days. It has been 4 years, 9 months and 11 days since I last saw him. Effy has never been normal. Ever since she could remember she had had something holding her back. Something that made her dead inside but also alive. James Roe.… Read More

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Comments: 1

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Emily was working in the coffee shop, trying to raise money for her college fees, when her good friend Jessica arrived with the shocking news that she was going to the Maldives with a much older man whom she just met, and is begging Emily to go with her. Emily… Read More
This piece of work is dedicated to Kim; Then, also in an extended way, to all of you lovely ladies who have inspired the spark of it's creation... A Happy Birthday, & blessed life to those who are so special to the rest of us all... Passionate; The act of… Read More
Jaxon Stewart left Frankfort, Maine after all of his family members burned alive in an accident at their home. Managing to escape, Jaxon left and never locked back. Harbouring a chip on his shoulder, he swore to protect not only his secret, but his whole families. Until four years later… Read More
Transitional Programs for Young Adults Read More
The conclusion to For the Love of Lilly . Read More
Clinton Shedlock, a trillionaire with a business inherited by his father...that is also sexist, racist, and out of line vulgar. But guess what year it is? It's the year 2549... Read More

Reads: 248

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Ten year old Gabriele Grace convinces her brother, Benjamin, that she can walk the pathway to school all by herself. When his sister Gabriele doesn't show up for school that day, Ben fears the worst has happened. Read More

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Carol thinks her husband John knows something about a murder that happened 35 years earlier. She hires a Private Investigator. Together the two find clues that lead them back to ten year old Kelsey's, unsolved murder. Read More
based on advice for teenagers to warn them to stay away from drugs Read More
We follow our heroine as she makes a big discovery, changing her life forever. She meets new characters that she'll never forget. Read More
A short story, split into IV parts, about a little boy and his desire to get a pet parakeet. However in his plans, the boy finds out a shocking secret, that will forever change his life. Read More

Book / Romance

July 07, 2014

Reads: 1136

Comments: 1

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Let’s get one point clear. Jeanette Walters is a glutton – she stuffs her mouth with food whenever she gets the chance. It’s no wonder why the small dustbin resting against her work desk is piled up with candy wrappers, serving as ample evidence that she has a sweet tooth.… Read More

Short Story / Humor

July 05, 2014

Reads: 146

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This is a story about a man being transferred to a suicide prevention facility and his reflections pertaining to this incident. Read More

Tags: humor, adults

There was an orphan girl who was very rich and her house got haunted one day. She accidentally drank a poison and the only way to survive is to give all of her money or to go to the deadly mysterious grave that no one ever came out of it… Read More
The story of several teenagers/adults working through the struggle of finding their own person. Lots of teen-angst, first loves, beginnings, new experiences and learning. To prove that we all have our demons, even if they seem small to those around us. There is no main character in this story, they… Read More

Poem / Young Adult

April 09, 2014

Reads: 182

Comments: 7

Shelves: 1

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For those of you who know what I'm talking about - You're never alone. (Self Harm) Read More

Reads: 246

Comments: 1

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Anna Guessik is your typical 22 year old who grew up on land. One day when horse riding with her 15 year old sister, Maria, stumble upon a male skeleton, half buried in the ground by a creek. They work together to solve this age old mystery with very little… Read More

Reads: 185

Comments: 3

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What would you do if you were never abe to see the person you loved the most? What if they died and you never got to say good bye? What if that person was your family or your bestfriend? What if it was you? A girl that everyone thought had… Read More

Reads: 105

Comments: 4

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I am a poet by heart and do hope that it is an influence to those going through something, needing a smile, looking for that person who agrees with them, and more. This current piece is for teen ages and up Read More
I actually gave my daughter my pearls on her birthday along with this poem of gathered advice. Read More
Age

Short Story / Editorial and Opinion

December 02, 2013

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I have so many thoughts swirling around inside my head. These are just a few of mine about the concept of aging. Read More

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After good girl Riley makes some bad choices and nearly gets into some big trouble, she decides it is time to head back to her great Aunt Muriels for a summer full of fun, art, and adventures and her memories of the boy next door. This is my first time… Read More

Poem / Memoir

November 18, 2013

Reads: 91

Shelves: 1

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How time changes things, and how it doesn't. Read More
This is not your world. Ivy learned that there are other worlds beside the world of her own. The worlds are like piles of books. Different worlds on top of one another. Read More
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