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The story of the rise, fall and redemption of a band in the 90s Brooklyn Hardcore scene. A fictional but accurate portrait of New York, the clubs, the scene and the people coming up at the time. Read More
A young man finds himself in trouble in the Brooklyn neighborhood where he grew up. he is forced into questionable situations with questionable people in order to pay a debt owed by his missing uncle to the underworld of the neighborhood. Read More
A recounting of travel and experiences in Brooklyn and beyond. From childhood to middle age a story about stories and the influences of people and travel on my life. Read More
A short/true story of how a single experience at a young age can change everything. Read More
A non-fiction story about a group of friends and s neighborhood in Brooklyn from childhood to early adulthood. Read More

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Four streetwise Caribbean-American teens from Brooklyn seek fame and fortune in the gritty 1970's music scene. The band makes questionable decisions while riding the roller coaster of burgeoning fame. They struggle with finding that secluded path to certain stardom and million dollar success. Eventually, the… Read More

Reads: 791

Comments: 2

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Started writing this a few hours ago. I'll be honest and say I'm slightly drunk, so if there are any grammatical errors I apologize. I haven't finished the story yet, and I want to tie in the term "No Regrets" with my planned ending. Read it if you like, if… Read More
Yohann made a crazy revelation to the love of his life. But when the ones say "I love you", and the others say "Neither do I", things get pretty complicated. Read More
Roman is quite a simple guy and mostly search things that every one searches, in life. But when he falls down on Adonis, his whole and his vision of himself is going to change forever. Despite the fact Adonis is 38 years old, and Roman is 20 years less aged,… Read More
A rape leads to a high school massacre. Read More
Notes before I die... To read or to read not? Choice is yours! Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 01, 2013

Reads: 324

Comments: 1

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Oh, my winter prince... Cold winter prince... Read More
This is all about a gay story that I experienced. Read More
A Polish immigrant in Brooklyn, on the brink of his 40th birthday, feels his life is winding down as his juice for living it is running out. Read More
During the last days of October, hurricane Sandy combined with several other weather conditions ravaged the east coast, dealing most of the damage to the North-eastern states. Many states were flooded, some even snowed in with as much as 30+ inches of wet snow. The focus of this article is… Read More
Bethany has lived in Brooklyn her whole life. She's a normal girl but, she's super shy. Her mom uproots her and they move to Oregon, a place she's never been. When she meets Emily, her whole live changes. Read More
A short little story idea quite possibly working itself into a wanted please!! Read More
A young man rides the subway at midnight to escape the voices in his head and meets a beautiful girl. Read More

Reads: 477

Comments: 1

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A young Haitian-America adult male, flashes back to the events that led up to a life changing experience, one that made him see what's important in life. Read More
Brooklyn and Jazz are sisters. This is the story of how each of them fell in love and figured out just how to balance The Good & The Bad. Read More
A young man struggling with his sexual identity and drug addiction, goes on a journey to find his missing friend Kayla only to find something much more unexpected. We follow his journey into the projects of Brooklyn to save a friend and himself through his distorted drug induced perception of… Read More
a trip to NYC ends with a sudden death. Read More

Book / Other

January 25, 2011

Reads: 858

Comments: 9

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In this urban tale, Tiffany Jameson is about to have the ride of her life. When a devastating event occurs that causes Tiffany and her family to lose all of their wealth, they are forced to move out of their big house on the hill to live in one of… Read More
This story is an odd one. I doubt it if someone has even made a story like this one. A twelve soon to be thirteen year old girl who Tom and Bill have know since she was basically born since their parents were good friends. She lives with Tom and… Read More
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