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Henry and Julia go out for what was supposed to be a nice dinner. Read More
Figured I'd take another stab at poetry and cut right to the heart of the matter. Read More
My essay, my rules - been waiting to say that for sometime! Please don't get on your high horse and quote what I already know. Like all my work - it's satirical. Read More
We are currently investigating this letter, Mr. Windsow. The contents come from a government officer in the People's Republic of Solince. It is of no matter, and will most likely be stored away into the records shortly enough. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 09, 2022

Reads: 153

Comments: 1

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During my ANGRIEST and most HATING times of hurt, pain, and feelings of abandonment from self as well as from another, I wrote this to try to empty my pain... I wrote three poems and a book to get all the anger and pain out. Read More

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"I feel the anger and pain in these words. Sometimes putting the pain on paper is the best therapy because it gets it out and you can put it all ..." Read More

Essay / Non-Fiction

November 17, 2021

Reads: 238

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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A summary of discord between the west and China Read More

Tags: conflict, usa, china, uk

IN THE VERY DISTANT FUTURE, A FIERCE WAR IS BEING FOUGHT BETWEEN TWO SUPER-CITY-STATES, ENSARIAN AND IMGRADON, ON THE PLANET ZEGANDARIA OVER THE RESOURCES ZEGANDARIAN KEVLARITE AND INTERON FUEL. THE TWO CAMPS BEGIN THE CLASH LIGHTLY AS A JOKE WITH GOOD INTENTIONS MUCH LIKE CHILDREN, BUT FROM A MINOR DISPUTE… Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 31, 2021

Reads: 169

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Do you know who your worst enemy is? You might be surprised at the answer! Read More

Tags: conflict, work, sleep

Reads: 259

Comments: 1

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Not all wars take place on the battlefield. Some are waged close to home. Read More

Reads: 2200

Comments: 2

Shelves: 3

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What happens when an out-of-luck thief, an innocent spell caster, and a charming stranger all go after the same treasure? Well, naturally they join forces; but if they happen to conquer the tower renown for its traps, allude a madman, evade a ghastly curse and win their prize --how will… Read More
A young girl's strange finding brings her into physical and emotional conflict with a woman. Read More

Reads: 1812

Comments: 3

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This book minutely describes Earth's final conflict that will sweep it into cataclysmic ruin. The costly and proud mega-structures will become ashes. The flattering monuments of men's greatness will be crumbled in the dust even as the last great Armageddon comes upon the world. This adventure and suspense drama arouses… Read More

Reads: 269

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

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Careful what you wish for. The Prairie Playhouse a generous grant - so why not use it to enhance their status by adding a dramaturg to staff? The possibilities are endless! And, in fact, the possibilities are endless. But not in the way that the co-founders of the Prairie Playhouse… Read More
Sir Launcelot is helping a Lady. Her brother comes and threatens him. Sir Launcelot defeats him with a strange weapon. Read More
Four friends meet in a ritual Friday evening to share wine, cheese and gossip. But this evening some conflicting secrets will surface. Read More
A young inexperienced TV Studio Director is saddled with babysitting the number one pianist in the world. Garth Grant's reputation as a pianist is second to his reputation of being extremely difficult to work with. Zach Kell seeks help and advice to get him through a week of hell under… Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 26, 2020

Reads: 320

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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Tags: war, conflict, heart, head

A short story for young adults set in a fantasy world. Read More

Reads: 378

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The The Imaginarium House

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Hide from the DEVIL, never let them touch you... But, what if the devil is in yourself? How are you supposed to hide from your own self? Read More
the story teller moves into a dilapidated house to escape the world but, lacks money so has to rely on friends to help renovate. The friends have their own agendas and so conflicts and minor disasters result. The biggest disaster, though turns out to be the catalyst for the best… Read More

Reads: 615

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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A young, headstrong policewoman is partnered with the only other woman on the force for what is supposed to be a simple and low-risk overnight stakeout. When complications arise, tensions flare between the two. Read More
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Reads: 476

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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A strangled moan escaped me. ''That's what you wanted, isn't it love? Get me over the edge and morph into that sadist psychopath of a half-breed Mikhail? My sincerest apologies on having to disappoint you, but I'm nothing like that Hurensohn and I never will be. No matter how much… Read More
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