Connecticut stories, books, poems, and more

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A novel written as a collection of short stories, Chronicles of Wabaquasset follows a small town in Connecticut with Native American undertones. It is about one man, the storyteller, who tells the stories of the town as he sits in front of the general store. The stories start in the… Read More
A bit of humor from the way summer days were spent in the 60's and the 70's. Many people had small farms where they would get eggs, an occasional chicken dinner, or just raise animals for the prizes at fairs. This is a piece about one of those small farms… Read More

Book / Literary Fiction

May 18, 2013

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Max Richard, a high school English teacher in the town of New Haven, Connecticut. Loved by his students, but never loved by a woman. Respected by everyone in the community, but never respected as an author. This novel will chronicle Max's persistent efforts to get one of his novels published,… Read More

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A short Poem I wrote, urging for gun control in the states after the Connecticut shooting in 2012. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 16, 2012

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The Newtown, CT shooting through the eyes of a student. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 16, 2012

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I cried when I saw the footage of the Kindergarten and I am thousands of miles away. Why cant the US see that GUNS are just evil in teh hands of anyone. Learn, stand up to teh gun Lobby and make a stand as a nation this is rediculous innocent… Read More
How long are we Americans going to pretend like we don't have a problem? Senseless murder in America is on the rise. When it comes to human relationships it seems quite apparent that here in America we a not doing something right. Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 14, 2012

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This is in response to the Elementary shooting in Newtown Connecticut. Written in utter shock and sorrow that precious lives were lost Read More
An old man rediscovers a baseball card that has appeared at key moments in his life. He finds it on the eve of the Boston Red Sox appearance in the 1986 World Series. Read More

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SNEAK PEAK!!!: "What do you mean?" Seth asked. I could feel the tears collect in my eyes, threatening to fall. I looked down at my shoes, knowing that if I look at his face, I could never handle the pain I would see. I wiped a tear away that had… Read More

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In the small town of Franklin Connecticut, horror arises, beginning on Halloween night, when Lydia Monterey, a local teenager, dies on Halloween night at a party. But it's not your average death, isn't that right? Dean Johnson has an evil secret lurking in his home and his blood, and Charlie… Read More

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We traveled to New England last weekend and this is what I saw as we drove along some of the roads Read More
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