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The murder of a teenager in a 12th century French abbey sets off a chain of fatal events, despite the best efforts of the establishment to cover-up the church's involvement. Read More

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This was the story I wrote for my English half-yearly exams this year. My teacher said I made her cry, (though I don't think that's very hard for a woman like her, I took it as a compliment to my writing skills nonetheless). The prompt was: 'write about a box'.… Read More

Book / Horror

October 12, 2012

Reads: 373

Shelves: 1

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The story is about a haunted house and a romantic event which took place years ago at the same location. The story is written in Indian (South Asia) tradition. Read More
A satirical, irreverent look at the Church and it's views on same sex relationships and political involvement. Read More

Book / Literary Fiction

October 01, 2012

Reads: 351

Comments: 1

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Michael, a missionary priest in Kenya, has just killed Munyasya, a retired army officer. It might have been an accident, but Mulonzya, a politician resentful of the power of foreigners, tries to exploit the tragedy for his own ends. Boniface, a young church worker, and his wife, Josephine, have just… Read More
there's a church where people go from miles away. To sing and pray. To hear the wind. You can hear the church bells ring. Read More

Book / Fantasy

September 15, 2012

Reads: 299

Comments: 1

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Marcus, an angel who has no memory of his angelic past has protected humanity from demons and criminals for years, but now having decided God has abandoned him and that humanity isn't worth saving choses to seek out his past and find a way back home, if one exists. Just… Read More
The nonfiction book entitled Never Fail: Success Strategies is now available from amazon.com Read More

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Comments: 50

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A girl who has gone to church every sunday think today will be like every other till she meets a boy who changes her life. Will she be able to handle family problems. Read More

Tags: love, family, boys, church

Reads: 118

Comments: 1

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A BOY AND GIRL AND HER THOUGHTS ON DEATH IN 1962 Read More

Short Story / Horror

August 09, 2012

Reads: 423

Comments: 5

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A teenager on a road trip to New York... A stranger with unique way of making a living... A marine stationed in a war-torn part of the world... And many more... share something. What? Read on to find out. Read More
Throughout the “Middle Ages” the Catholic Church was the main form of Christianity in Europe. Because of this the Church amassed a great wealth of economic power and political control within European Nations. On October 31, 1517 Martin Luther attached his 95 Theses to the local Church in Wittenburg calling… Read More
After the Roman Emperor Constantine’s conversion to Christianity, he and his mother “Helena” began to oversee the recovery of several important Christian sites; which included the newly discovered tomb of Christ. These discoveries led to a creation of a “Holy land”, within the city of Jerusalem, which add a new… Read More

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Comments: 13

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After the dark clouds of my last poem, here is a little sunshine. See if you can guess the end before you get there. Read More
I am a firmly believing Christian, so don't take this the wrong way. It's just about a friend I don't quite understand. Read More
A girl & the way she loves church because of one amazing guy came into her life & change her religion. Read More
A BOY AND GIRL IN CHURCH ONE WEDNESDAY IN 1950S. Read More

Tags: school, girl, boy, church

Reads: 261

Comments: 4

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There is blade against silver blade, evil blood spilling and mixing with good blood, and light charging into the darkest of places in the name of the Lord. Of course, we do not see this. An endless battle between God's Angels and the Devil's Slaves is going on all around… 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
I wrote this poem long ago,,,, Read More

Tags: church

In 16th century Spain, two great friends, Raul and Felipe, find themselves on the opposing paths of medicine and the Church... Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 25, 2012

Reads: 230

Comments: 2

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A BOY AND GIRL IN 1961 ON A WET DAY Read More

Tags: rain, girl, boy, church, 96

Rambling on about how i despise indiffrent people. Read More

Reads: 176

Comments: 3

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A BOY AND GIRL AND FATE IN 1962 Read More

Tags: girl, boy, fate, church, 96

be nice, this is my first play. bout three teens who are trying to find their way, one a pimp, one suicidal, one a one fire Christan. they all meet on a raining night at a church, two are looking for shelter and one is praying. wanna guess how it… Read More
The story of an unusual boy named Jack. Read More
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