Coming_of_age stories, books, poems, and more

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A new school year begins at Peachtree Corners high school, and while it may be new to some, the same shit keeps happening to others. For three teenagers who attend the school, life outside is just as complex. Take a read and indulge in their journey. Read More

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Comments: 4

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Valerie never expected to be kidnapped by a vampire, much less survive long enough to discover her long lost family. She thought this scenario was supposed to be a horror, or at least a romance, but with her luck it'll be a comedy. Read More

Book / Romance

September 12, 2015

Reads: 917

Comments: 14

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Seventeen-year old Joel can't wait for his brother, Tobias, to come home from university for the summer. Joel is really looking forwards to the few months on the farm they'll have together before his big brother heads back to college and he'll be left a little on the lonely side… Read More

Reads: 225

Comments: 1

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I'm not going to say that my life got any worse when it happened because, for one, it didn't. My life was already pretty pathetic. This was just what happened when an athletic, cross-dressing mess of a high school student got thrown into the mix. Read More
This is the intimate and (almost) entirely true account of the beginning of the end of my first love and the mess of events that I willingly put myself through in the aftermath of my heartbreak. In the pages of this journal-like story, I will recollect some of the best… Read More
Following his dad's work, Oz and his family moves to Elwood City. The nine-year-old discovers the adventures that lay ahead as he continued to grow as a person. Read More

Reads: 234

Comments: 4

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Fighting then accepting reality on a sleepless night. Read More
Three years after his arrival on board, Tommy begins Specific Training to assume his place in his father’s society. The transition to adulthood, laden with unexplored emotions and overwhelming responsibilities, have made this unstoppable change too much to handle. Tommy wants to go back home, to Earth, to a way… Read More

Reads: 163

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Waking up in the hospital from the car accident that claimed his mother’s life, 15-year-old Tommy is told his father is on his way. Unaware of his father’s true identity, or the reason he left so long ago, the teen is unprepared for the reality of the life he must… Read More

Reads: 173

Comments: 1

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The true story of a failed actor, who - still tantalized by the promise of LA - reinvents himself as a nightclub bouncer. Working both downtown and on the Sunset Strip, he is thrust into the bloodstream of LA. Amidst the unending parade of strung-out transients, shimmering miniskirts, enraged gangbangers… Read More
Imogene has always followed her mom's rules. She's always made her bed and washed her dishes. She's never stayed out late or gone to wild parties. But, quite frankly, she's tired of it. So, when she hatches a crazy plan to run away with a boy she barely knows, it's… Read More

Reads: 128

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Nathan Hundt is... well, not normal, but relatively human as far as anyone can be. His life has always been somewhat strange, though it was never stranger than the night when a man floated down from the sky to his window and promised him, as "Prince of Space", to whisk… Read More

Reads: 98

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Reeling from her sister's recent Death in Absentia status, Eli Malcom retreats to the Welsh countryside to join the revered Aneurin’s Diverse Sixth Form of the Future so she can get away from the burdens of her past. However, when bizarre murders begin in such a peaceful rural area, Eli… Read More

Reads: 121

Shelves: 1

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It is a story about a boy deeply troubled by personal demons and a girl trying to quit an abusive relationship. Read More

Book / Young Adult

November 16, 2014

Reads: 197

Shelves: 1

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It’s that moment where everything just stops mostly because I was too high to control my mouth of course, and the guy in the bunny suit stops trying to hit on you because you brought up the fact that his cousin died in the spot that those two people on… Read More

Reads: 158

Shelves: 1

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Creative non-fiction essay, Revised from one previously handed in to a professor. Read More

Book / Science Fiction

October 12, 2014

Reads: 87

Shelves: 1

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After several years of traveling because of his father's work, Donnie lands in a small quite town. At the town's school he meets three other friends who are curious and adventurous. Together with these three, he will uncover the secrets of his father's work and much, much more. Read More

Book / Romance

September 13, 2014

Reads: 190

Shelves: 1

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A young girl falls in love with an older man--a writer of romance novels that are near impossible to put down. But her love has an edge of which she is unaware, dangerous and deadly. When at last she learns of its existence it may be too late to save… Read More
A tale of a situation we all stumbled into with much regret. Read More
Sasuke and Tsubaki had a wild night but to Tsubaki's dismay she's pregnant and thus begins the saga of this neurotic couple... who haven't even made it out of high school yet. In this installment Sasuke awakes to find Tsubaki plus one more growing in her belly. Is he ready… Read More

Reads: 143

Shelves: 1

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Below is an extract from my book, 'Pieces of Glitz'. Jake is forced to move to the other side of the world so his Mum can marry an American millionaire she met on the internet. Jake isn't interested in money or the glamorous side of LA, until he meets Christian.… Read More

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When a Great White Shark washes up dead on a Californian beach with inexplicable wounds, questions soon follow. For a few days, the shark posthumously enjoys local and national limelight. After thorough investigations into the death of the beast yield nothing, the incident is soon forgotten and life goes on.… Read More

Reads: 249

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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Abandoned by her father before birth, Erin grew to distrust and hate the world. To make matters worse, her mother has decided to move from the only home Erin knew, to small town Davenport, Saskatchewan. However, Erin's mother must complete a training for her job in Europe. So Erin must… Read More

Reads: 126

Comments: 1

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A story about a boy with an annoying voice in his head that helps him get through the problems of school, making friends and the difficulties at finding true love. Read More

Reads: 138

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When she was nine, she made a vow to her imaginary friends that she'd never forget them: a promise that she'd do anything to become one of them. This is the story of a young girl who might or might not have broken her promise... Read More
Alouette has had total and absolute command over gravity since she was six. Unfortunately, she hasn't been able to command her own luck which has finally taken everything from her. Now seeking to command her own fate, she has ventured forth into the world of Terra alone. Will she find… Read More
Molly amd her friends have drifted apart in their final year of school. Was it the unexpected departure of Ann, a staple member of the group? Or was it the stress of preparing for their final exams? Whatever the case, Molly and her friends plan to save their friendship at… Read More

Reads: 280

Comments: 3

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A boy with green eyes and a girl with a fast heart collide together in circumstances that fate has chosen, that they cannot stop. Together, they help each other find home. But is home a place, or a person? This is a first love story. Read More

Reads: 102

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This is the true account of my infant life. Read More

Reads: 143

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

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A lost young child is guided by a mysterious man into the world of monotonous adulthood. Read More
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