California stories, books, poems, and more

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song lyric about the first overland party to reach California - even though they weren't sure how to get there Read More
song lyric about the beginning of the California Gold Rush Read More
John Bidwell and his adventurous friends know everything about California as they head out to the glorious land - except how to get there Read More
Volume II continues the Diary of living in the Sacramento Delta after having lost residence and job and seeking both. I am now in Month Five. Read More

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Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Mindy thinks she is with a group of fellow vampires. Read More
What I just said sounds like blasphemy, but it's true yet! Read More
A collection of travel articles, approximately 2000 to 4000 words. A sampler of travel content writing, as well as travel outward and travel inward. One's personal consciousness informing travel. Discovery of our internal home, our ancestors. Traveling with DNA as a roadmap. Traveling through veils and vales. Read More
...I really hate the state I live in. My response to it... Read More
In the summer of 1963, Ava Morelli is sent to boarding school in Connecticut by her mother and stepfather against her will. She finds this entire new world to be confusing and at times frightening, as her memories of her past begin to return and tough questions arise. Will Ava… Read More
Surviving the Carr fire in California -- a firsthand account. Read More
This is the story of the Fosters of Dove Creek, California. This book follows the story of Robert and Elizabeth Foster, as told in a timeline. Cover Photo By Graham Horn, CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=13130194 Read More
What started out as a simple camping trip in the Sierra Nevadas, turned into their most terrifying and thrilling weekend ever... Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

February 12, 2018

Reads: 817

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

The The Imaginarium House

A short story inspired and based upon the lyrics, Hotel California by The Eagles Read More

Reads: 325

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Something new, me thinks. A poetic guide to see a coast. Read More
This is a compilation of facts, names, places, and information from family members. This was written December 12, 2015 Read More
Hello! This is somewhat short notice, and I recognize that I have been absent for months, but I would really appreciate some constructive criticism for this paper. In my English class, we are writing a synthesis essay and one aspect we need to include is a personal narrative. We had… Read More
A young girl is forced to move to live in California with her relatives after her parent's death. Read More

Tags: water, california

Frank Sutherland's love for Maria Hernandez leads the two into an unfortunate and unnecessary brush with the KKK... Read More

Book / Romance

February 12, 2017

a girl named bella is traumatized and never thinks she will find love again. that is, of course, until cole andrews fell threw her bedroom window. Read More

Tags: california

What is Tara Vain's motive for employing him to find her husband, privare investigator, Mason Edge wonders, Read More
A little excerpt from a tome I'm working on. I hope you guys enjoy, if you do leave a comment if not to hell with you. Read More
Theodore Mendez is a man living of the fat of the land with the Californian forests. Read More
A good read if you need a reminder that you're not so alone. This is my journal / blog. Please don't leave any mean comments. Read More
this articles discusses why status crimes are unconstitutional in the United States of America. Read More
After preventing the 9/11 attacks, Logan Dara, Dicky Michaelson, and Andrea Elan deal with life in a post-non-9/11 world. In the year 2002, the three cousins destroy Harry Potter, deal with President George W. Bush, as well as face their biggest enemy while discovering some unexpected family secrets that could… Read More
This one I think is my most personal poem. I made the voluntary choice to move away from California to the east coast, to leave behind a home I had spent almost my entire life there. I miss it more than I could ever express, and I'm happy to be… Read More

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