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Ronald is going towards San Diego when he makes a wrong turn and he comes to a ghost town where there are a few people..but things turn awry when he learns that he has somehow leapt forward in time and then he learns a grim and grisly truth about what… Read More
After spending five years in prison, Jim Tannion was more than happy to get out. He was only a little surprised when the FBI agent who had put him in prison in the first place met him at the gate. Tannion was even more surprised when he realized that he… Read More

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First chapter excerpt from self-published novel, If Butterflies Could See. Meet Sophia: Shy yet precocious, charming though self-obsessed, privileged but sad, your otherwise typical nineteen-year-old Brown University student. About to start her second year of college, tragedy hits when her autistic brother falls seventy-two feet off a cliff to his… Read More

Book / Memoir

February 28, 2015

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A panorama of an entire generation is found in Gil humorist memoirs A Walk Back Home. Award winning artist Gil Garcia set his paintbrush aside five years ago to write of his childhood. He paints a humorous picture of life as it was growing up in the 1940s and early… Read More

Short Story / Horror

November 14, 2014

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April 1992 In Los Angeles two yuppie sociopaths having a night out on the town. Bloodlust is the only vice these boys have. A town devoured by madness Who is sane? Read More

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Lightning is always powerful and occasionally deadly. The bolt that hit Jim Tannion however was different. It gave him skills and abilities that made him think he could be the closest thing to a superhero the world had ever seen. Skills he could use to heal any injury, enhance his… Read More

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An unbelievable piece of literature that will keep you biting your nails from start to finish! Read More

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An engrossing tale guaranteed to make your spine tingle and your pulse pound! Read More

Book / Literary Fiction

August 18, 2014

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A compelling, provocative, masterful thriller guaranteed to leave you spell-bound with its suspense-filled intrigue and nail-biting finishes! Read More

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A Portal in Time is a paranormal/historical romance set in two time periods in California's hauntingly beautiful Carmel-by-the-Sea on the Monterey Peninsula. It is a mysterious, page turner whose character's words and actions fit like pieces of a puzzle. "When we are drawn to a certain person and a particular… Read More
A detective in 1940s Los Angeles trailing an abnormal murderess Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 18, 2013

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Comments: 1

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Self Explanatory. Read More

Essay / Non-Fiction

June 02, 2013

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The nature of a anger involves violence, retaliation, and even sometimes death. In 1992 the city of Los Angeles witnessed a wide open attack on empty streets. Following a committed racial assault from the Los Angeles Police Department. Read More
Theo is the world's very first actual artificial intelligence - a conscious machine. And by design, he is yet a child. If he is alive...is it possible he's the only one? Read More

Book / Romance

August 10, 2012

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Comments: 187

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"People say think before you act. It's true. That you should think about the what could happen after you make your so called act. But not to me. It's not about thinking of the consequences. It's what you can say instead to give you and the other people a better… Read More
Frazer has always gotten what he wanted - but there's one thing he can't have... her. Dayna she is shy, un-confident and hates the fact that nothing ever goes her way. They have both had horrible past's but can they figure how to trust again together? Or will they find… Read More
At turns heartbreaking and diabolically funny, Journey to Virginland is an avant-garde tour de force, delivered by a master storyteller. The protagonist, a loutish and uber-cerebral antihero known simply as Dog, takes on the challenge to navigate the perilous paradigm shifts of our age, determined to find his proper place… Read More

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consistency is the answer to everything in life... Marcia Salazar Read More
The crew of Station 51 must arrange a special dinner party for both Johnny and pop sensation Stephanie Mercer,, In an upcoming "Emergency fan fic story! coming soon!" Read More

Short Story / Other

November 23, 2011

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Comments: 2

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A screenplay. Please comment. Read More
My experience and a short take on one evening in Los Angeles during the early 90s that seem to eventually become a repeat of the type of lifestyle over the years I've lived there. Nothing exaggerated, nothing simplified. Just read it as in a frantic mindset. Read More
An eighteen-year-old boy marries the girl of his dreams on the verge of the Second World War. Read More
Bree is a 17 year old girl with a shocking past. After escaping her home to start a new life in Los Angeles, she encounters a few bumps along the way and soon realises things aren't going to be easy... Read More
This book is about Finn Blake, a young 21 year old who doesn't have a real life. With only one member of her family left, her grandmother, is in a terrible coma and Finn only has one friend. No one knows how amazing she can sing and they should find… Read More

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a Cop is asked by his brother in law to help look for his missing wife, but things are not as they seem in the city of Angels. Read More

Tags: crime, noir, los, angeles, lapd

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Comments: 8

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What happens when 4 years of not seeing a ex-boyfriend suddently didn't matter? When all you and him ever had was what you want. When you love your new boyfriend .. but aren't sure if you want your old boyfriend. Vanessa just doesn't know. Read More

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Comments: 295

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Hunter and Aubrey are beginning the second phase of their life together. They just moved into their Colorado home together and spent a great summer getting adjusted. Everything's perfect, except that Aubrey finds herself more and more alone while Hunter and his band are on tour. She's always been supportive… Read More

Book / Young Adult

October 06, 2010

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Evelyn is fifteen year old girl who ends up meeting gang members and becoming intrigued. Whilst doing so, she becomes intrigued and get sucked into the gang scene, causing tons of trouble and the deaths of those dearest to her. Read More

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This is a recollection of a night I had one summer evening. Names have been changed. It can also be a Romance/Memoir genre of writing. Read More

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Mia Johnson would never love a guy if she didn't know he was the right guy. Jack Rain was in love with Mia, but she was his best friend. She then starts having feelings for Jack that she wasn't sure of at first. When they get into a fight about… Read More
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