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Short Story / Memoir

August 03, 2022

Reads: 35

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Loti and I worked together for five years, this is how it happened. Read More

Reads: 39

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A woman needed a lift to the hospital Read More
A storm in a teacup really, but a little issue that went further than I'd have liked. Read More

Tags: africa, roads

I inherited a screwdriver and its had a checkered career Read More

Tags: africa, forestry

Beth knew she had to get away. So she joined her twin brother on his trip to Africa. Little did she know what she would discover. Read More

Short Story / Memoir

March 01, 2022

Reads: 95

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A new primary school had sprung up, so we paid a visit. Read More
Some boys were throwing sticks into a tree, so I went to have a look. Read More

Tags: africa, snake

Reads: 255

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Right after the war, Tangier was the craziest town in North Africa. Everything was for sale and the price was cheap. The perverts came for the flesh. The addicts came for the drugs. A whole army of hustlers and grifters came for the loose laws and free flow of cash… Read More
We were invited to a choir competition, which included something else. Read More

Tags: africa, choir

Short Story / Memoir

January 06, 2022

Reads: 102

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Some lads thought their need for my phone was greater than mine. Read More

Tags: phone, africa, arusha

Reads: 684

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Fantasy House

From the memoirs of Syndeeka, warrior-astronomer. For a young prostitute living in a tropical city-state, the prospect of becoming the court astronomer's new apprentice seems like a blessing, but an ancient prophecy threatens to destroy everyone and everything she's ever known. The first in a series of Sword and Sorcery… Read More

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"Interesting story and good cover " Read More

There was an interesting mountain I had wanted to climb. Read More

Tags: animals, africa

Essay / Memoir

December 17, 2021

Reads: 164

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Sawdust is a useful resourse. Read More
I learned to be patient and it paid off. Read More

Tags: moral, dogs, africa, cow

A TRIPPoetry poem about love. Read More
A TRIPPoetry poem about awareness. Read More
A TRIPPoetry poem about awareness. Read More
A TRIPPoetry poem about awareness. Read More
A TRIPPoetry poem about awareness. Read More
A TRIPPoetry poem about awareness. Read More
A TRIPPoetry poem about awareness. Read More
A TRIPPoetry poem about awareness. Read More

Essay / Memoir

November 02, 2021

Reads: 153

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Some of the things I witnessed in Africa, tie in with what's happening in the world today. Read More
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