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The Review Chain House

Surviving only on a monthly supply of rations, a lone outpost had to make do with whatever they got. Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

November 13, 2020

Reads: 35

Comments: 1

The Review Chain House

This is my short story I decided to write while I was at work. I actually tried to use all the prompts in it. I know one was altered slightly. I hope you all enjoy it. Read More

Tags: fantasy, contest

Short Story / Other

November 06, 2020

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Comments: 5

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The Booksie Classic House

World peace has finally been achieved. There is a price for this peace, however. / My entry for the (November) Review Chain Contest (Also a possible prelude to more stories set in this world.) Read More
This is the prompt picture for the Review Chain House Competition. The house is welcome to everyone. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 13, 2020

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Comments: 1

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Short Story / Romance

September 10, 2020

Reads: 164

Comments: 5

The Booksie Classic House

The relationship between Lena and Martin is quite the unusual one. Even so, their love for each other persists as we witness their second anniversary. My entry for the Review Chain September Contest Read More

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Comments: 3

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Jim is a simple man, who values the important things in life. (Submission for the Review Chain Contest using the prompt: That pickle just wasn't right) Read More
Originally I had named this song "Don't betray your potential" I had it laying around for a long while until the first line entered my mind, then the rest just wrote itself. The format is unlike anything I have written previously but I'm very pleased with the outcome, it has… Read More
Started on February 4, 2020 for the Booksie 2020 Flash Fiction Writing Contest (500 word limit). Restarted, completed and submitted to the contest on May 7, 2020. Based on a public domain photograph provided by the contest. The photograph the story is based on has been included as the story's… Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

April 30, 2020

Reads: 133

Comments: 5

Shelves: 3

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choices have to be made when the prize of a lifetime is on the line...and lived with. Read More

Tags: greed, contest

Reads: 523

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

I tried to end the world in 250 words. Got close. Read More
Five people are asked to play a game to compete for a promotion they've all applied for within the company. All they have to do is pick a box... Read More

Short Story / Humor

March 21, 2020

Reads: 296

Comments: 1

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Tags: contest

Things are not always as they seem, and what we don’t notice could kill us. Read More
Contest entry from prompt - Write about stress Read More
Just contest I participate in Read More

Tags: winter, contest

It is uncertain whether or not the bonds we make in this life will carry on to be something greater than one could ever imagine. Perhaps this all begins in adolescence. Lessons of humanity and richness in character can be taught at any age and are exemplified as so. Four… Read More

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Flash Fiction Summer 2019 Writing Contest. Read More
A man is appointed to carry out a difficult task, will he make it? Read More
A mother's final letter to her son as she lays on the hospital bed. With only minutes left on her clock, the mother tries to give her son one more gift before she leaves this Earth - her final words. Read More
Entry for Flash Fiction Summer 2019 Writing Contest Read More

Tags: contest

Reads: 266

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An entry into the Booksie Flash Fiction Summer 2019 Writing Contest. What happens when a drunk wakes up in a subway terminal with no memory of how he got there and carrying with him only a suitcase with an alarming stench? Read More

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Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

"Understanding" is a flash fiction piece about facing your demons. It was first published on fiftywordstories.com and was later published on flashfiction.net. It won fiftywordstories.com's story of month for October 2018. Read More
A poetic telling of how my character Cynthia became useful in my literary universe! Read More

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