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Charles, my mate wants to get himself an overseas girlfriend. I prefer to go for the british one. We both love our football club so much that we want our girlfriends to be part of it. Read More
This is an article about British Fictional Detectives as portrayed in both books and on television. The article details how detectives come to be created within the crime genre and considers their enduring and increasing popularity with the public. The article also includes the writers A-Z of favourite British detectives. Read More
A POIGNANT SHORT STORY ABOUT AN AGING LORD AND AN AGGRESSIVE LADY Read More
Hi there, I'm Jon. Join me on one man's journey through university: complete with long-winded anecdotes, mildly amusing quips and downtrodden musings for the trip of a lifetime. Plus, you can read this for free - a student's favourite word! Ironic that isn't it? Read More

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After many years composing and producing music for advertising companies, our author looks back on one of the more degrading sessions he had with clients. Read More

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‘Rovers Return’ is a Sci-Fi Comedy short story (2,000 words) about a Frankendroid brought to life on Mars and hailed as the King of Robots. Read More

Book / Humor

April 19, 2016

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What happens when teens are left in detention at school and then suddenly all the power is gone and they are free to do what they want? Read More
A brief look at Sir Robert Peel and when he created London's Metropolitan Police Service. Read More
As King George III starts creating new tax laws, the colonists start a rebellion. The British Royal Army does not like this, starting to arrest colonists. The citizens reply with riots and killing British soldiers. King George III soon starts a war to end the colonists' rebellion. The British fight… Read More

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This story is based on my husband's experiences with an eccentric art collector named Earnest Onians, who enjoyed brief posthumous fame when a valuable painting was discovered in his estate. Reference: (http://www.theguardian.com/uk/1999/nov/17/fiachragibbons) Read More

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John is a 13 year old pansexual boy. He meets a boy called Kai and becomes attracted to him. Later he meets Kylie and becomes attracted to her too. John must choose one of them... Read More

Book / Action and Adventure

December 30, 2014

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My story, expected to be in around 5 parts. Read More
Spring Protection is about the two best friends, Stephen and Brian, who find themselves defending the British shores against German invasion. Read More
It could be argued that 'The Great British Seaside' is where everlasting childhood memories are made, a time of fun and excitement. As an adult, 'The Great British Seaside' becomes a place of relaxation and contemplation, memories of the past and hopes and dreams for the future. A person's love… Read More
How does John react to going back to work in Scotland yard after Sherlock jumped? Building chapters. Read More

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You know how you always complain about having to deal with your own family and stuff? Stop. Usually, a boy likes a girl, and the family hates her. I don't have that problem. The family loves me. The only problem is that it's the family of my best friend's boyfriend… Read More
Another Essay i did in year 12- 2012 on the beatles and their influence on british life in the 1960's. Once again, would LOVE LOVE LOVE! some feedback x Thoughtful Nights ~ x Read More

Book / Memoir

March 24, 2014

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A journey from youth to manhood, from high school to university, via college, the workplace, the job centre and college once again. Read More

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I found this poem I wrote a while back. It is about being from mixed heritage parents, being a British Muslim and about being a second generation immigrant. Read More

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This is one of the smartest short stories you will ever read! Read More

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Six New Poetry Books Fine Arts Poetry 6 x 40 Lyrical Literatures & Photography 1) 40 – Title: Poetic Scriptures, 6 x 40 Lyrical Literatures, Volume 1 2) 40 – Title: Thy Holy Words, 6 x 40 Lyrical Literatures, Volume 2 3) 40 – Title: The Minister of Peace, 6… Read More

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Daniel Ackerley is a uptight yet sweet High school senior from England who flies with his top archeologist mother to break into an unopened pyramid in Egypt. *hey you's, I've got a little request. English is not my native language so I kind of rape it sometimes... so... If you… Read More

Short Story / Humor

December 26, 2013

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The story of amnesia, smart manservants, dumb lords, overdosage, a musical number, jewels!, minor theft, homelessness, instructions, and a very good ending (that's not that good). I was a bit crazy when I wrote this, reading the whole thing aloud in a Texan and British accent. Read More

Book / Poetry

December 20, 2013

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Romeo Maskey's Endless Journey Beyond is a collection of poems that depicts the writer's every day struggles through the urban civility and materialism to love and tragedies in life and many ways life itself. Finding solace in literary expression through poetic verses, the writer construes his every day tantrums filled… Read More
For North Shields locals, or simply anyone in a Town with its quirks. Read More
A series of One Direction imagines ranging from sweet to dangerously sexual. I am able to make requests if you comment down below my Directioners and I'll be happy to make them.I will be happy to make dedicated and gay 1D shipments fro you guys xo. Read More
Follow the lives of four men as they are affected by war. Wesley Morgan, a hopeless miscreant whom gets a second chance upon joining the Royal British Marine Corp. Anthony Wilson, an innocent and care free man whose view of life is changed by war, Percival Williams, the Politician tasked… Read More
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