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Book / Humor

September 18, 2022

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growing up in the sweltering heat in my home in brazil, i would dream of the snowy mountains depicted in one of my favorite movies, "the sound of music". i would run and twirled in a very small patch of grass in front of my building in são paulo, my… Read More

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An attempt to see how America has been taken over by the Neo-Liberal Elite Read More
Just a few thoughts this 4th of July. Read More
I dedicate this poem to those who fought and died for the USA. Read More
Race matters when it comes to rights and government action, and this country has a problem. Read More

Tags: america, race, rights

A comparison to followers of Donald Trump to followers of Jesus. Parallels to QAnon are also included. Read More
Front row seat to a tragedy Read More

Tags: politics, america

This is the truth and if you don’t want to believe it then you’re part of the problem. Read More

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Enemy inside the gates Read More

Tags: america

Stained in its DNA. drained in oceans and rivers Family in the grips of old adages. Walking to the same tired concerns– Economics rhythm – Limitations dictating demanding routine. Norman Rockwell would have captured our scene well– We up on stools. Me the boy. Him the cop. 50’s style dinner.… Read More
New York, 1957 In the city that never sleeps, Don Lowell, a seventeen year old teenager, and his girlfriend, Margaret Scholl, are going to the Drive-In cinema on a Saturday night, unaware that a killer is on the loose. After several teenagers are killed, Don and Margaret try to survive...at… Read More
I wrote this steeped in the pain of experiencing sharing the same space and children with someone who suffers from severe BPD. For anyone reading this who may not know, it can be indistinguishable from narcissism. This is my letter out at sea that I tucked into a bottle to… Read More

Book / Science Fiction

February 01, 2021

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On a journey to the west, a new world takes the place of the old. It's time to make introductions. This novel has been returned from hibernation so to speak, and I wasn't the writer then I am today. I apologize for any glaring errors as I bring this sidelined… Read More
I wrote this Ode as a thank you to my country, The USA, and as a plea to God and the people, especially those who are being deceived by Satan, for the protection of America and its people. Read More
Part IV of the Watergate political series. As President Richard Milhous Nixon resigns, the ensuing drama of the political crimes from the Watergate break-in on June 17, 1972, shatters Americans faith in the Commander-In-Chief, as the Senate Watergate Committee resumes hearings into the matter in 1973 to 1974. The fourth… Read More
A Non-Fiction book about the history of Halloween. Read More
Welcome to Sorority Camp, where everyone wants to be your friend, or your enemy. For Becky Holder, it is the best time of her life, until she meets Patricia Anderson, the Head Sorority Girl, who wants her gone, at all costs. The first Young Adult Sorority Camp novel. Read More

Book / Horror

September 13, 2020

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New York, 1921. In the Roaring Twenties, eleven year old Edwina Morgan dies in an accident. As her family mourns her death, their house closes down. When another family takes over the house, Rachel Gordon, also twelve, arrives with her family. When she sees Edwina's ghost, her nerves are frayed… Read More
A Non-Fiction book about the American Civil Rights Movement in the 1960's. Read More
Book One of the rise and fall of President Richard M Nixon in the 1960's, and 1970's, in America. Read More

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It's 1939 in Parlor City in upstate New York and private investigator Mike Brady finds the rumblings in Europe are causing problems in his city. A missing husband, suspicious characters, and more keep Brady busy and looking over his shoulder. With his childhood friend, Jimmy Cronin, a Spanish Civil War… Read More

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We have a turn of event in the United States today that is setting the stage for eminent failure if something isn't done about it. The really sad part of this senario is that most Americans are not willing to look beyond their lusts, or for that matter, the end… Read More
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