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The fourth and final Madness story. Cover by Booksie member Markie Bee. Read More

Reads: 122

Comments: 7

Shelves: 1

The The Imaginarium House

The third short story set in an alternate Wonderland. Cover by Booksie member Markie Bee. Read More
The second story set in an alternative Wonderland. Cover by Booksie member, Markie Bee. Read More

Featured Review by Sue Harris

"What utter menacing mayhem, where life threatening danger lurks at every turn. I just love the voice, so commanding, in a oops I did warn you, s..." Read More

Just for fun. We see what we expect to see, I guess. Read More

Poem / Romance

September 16, 2018

Reads: 131

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

For the man who loved me first.. Read More

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Poem / Romance

August 28, 2018

Reads: 436

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Reads: 137

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Finding a different way to look at things. Read More
Jake is just trying to be original -- isn't he? Read More

Reads: 386

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This was submitted to a Flash Posey forum, in response to a photographic prompt of a family of polar bears (two adults and their cub). Read More
What happens when you open yourself up to the universe? Read More

Reads: 499

Comments: 8

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Who is the spectral old man that keeps appearing out of the blue? Read More
The USSR surrendered on May 8th 1945. The USA retreated from the European War under Truman. The UK sued for peace after Churchill was killed in a bombing raid. In the aftermath Alexei Yazhovev fights the German invaders in Russia, Veronique Chateau and her brother Pierre resist the occupation of… Read More

Book / Fantasy

April 25, 2016

Reads: 1619

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Lily lives at the very edge of the world. She is alone and living as simply as possible, avoiding the scrutiny of her father and the war he wages against the elves for the control of the Dalignis mountains. But, when she finds a half drowned Nephilim by her hideout,… Read More

Reads: 600

Comments: 4

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

What is happening beneath the ground on the secret tube line below Sussex? Read More
Lenticular clouds hang over Mount Dante and there is no power to the town. What is happening? Read More

Reads: 637

Comments: 7

The Booksie Classic House

I begin to notice that time is not behaving how it should. This is freaking me out. What is happening? This story is a rewrite of my earlier story, 'Retriever' which I have prepared for publication in my next volume of short stories. I feel that it is vastly improved. Read More

Reads: 496

Comments: 5

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Brown Sauce is not allowed by President Ludo and I fall foul of his police by bringing it over the border. Read More
Since its inception 200 years ago, homeopathy has been treated as an alternative to the usual conventional medicine and science has kept a respectable distance from it since it does not seem to pose any harm. Read More
Homeopathy has been proven to cure almost anything there is. Such methods of treatment have been recognized by even by the most renowned persona. Starting from the German nation to the introduction and support by the British Empire, homeopathy has been used for generations and has spread to millions of… Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 11, 2015

Reads: 561

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

This is an extremely old poem, written date unknown (sometime between 2006-2009) Based loosely off of myself and the circle of people I hung around at the time (late teenage years) The added audio was recorded after the poem had been written. Audio recorded 2009. Composed by James Scott Read More

Reads: 540

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

My brother Bradley disappears after we have been to see an interactive film. What has happened to him? And why is the bypass closed? Read More
A kite that once belonged to Jimi Hendrix is on sale for £27. What is the story behind it? Read More
Who is the mysterious old man in the cafe in the market town in Devon? Will Annie find the shoes she is looking for? Why are the streets to the multi story car park cordoned off? Read More
A new account of the Darwin myth: What if there were no barnacles,there were no finches and there were no pigeons? What if they were all made up? Read More
Discover Creepy, the odd dwarf whom the others banished to the cottage basement for being weird. From there he affects the Snow White story we all THOUGHT we knew! Read More

Book / Other

April 01, 2014

Reads: 1033

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Natural genetic evolution is on the rise, and dividing society by blood status and purity. Katie Pierce and Adair Rose come from conflicting worlds, political ideals and social prejudice. Katie is a Divitiae – a person with desirable blood – and the oldest of her kind. Adair’s father, Senator Rose,… Read More
My first crack at poetry that I did toady during my class in college. It's about journalism and how sometimes it isn't presented in a truthful fashion. Read More

Short Story / Other

January 15, 2014

Reads: 257

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Falling deeper into a William Boroughs governed underworld, my mind is washed up on a shore of homage paying and mental inadequacies. Let's go through the looking glass. Read More
A young woman enters a strange reality in which she learns a valuable lesson. Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 18, 2013

Reads: 524

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Self Explanatory. Read More
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