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“The first stage is high fevers, nausea and vomiting. If not treated, possible death. Stage two, the poison masks itself inside the body. No symptoms reveal, tricking the victim to believe that they have healed. At stage three, the poison will start to affect the brain. Hallucinations, memory loss, and… Read More
January 2020 a devastating pandemic was introduced to the world, a virus that had been around as long as man had known and suddenly it began killing everyone everywhere, something that had never been done (coronavirus killing).Has anyone ever asked was this man made or God sent? Read More
A dream, or reality, never stops with Amon Zachariah's pressure of the living. Will he act on his urges for violence? Or just dream about it? Another day must pass. Read More

Poem / Other

August 15, 2021

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The Booksie Classic House

Tags: fire, disease, flood, wrath

a story fragment about death. Read More
Tiny yellow imp who spreads smallpox and plague. Read More

Tags: death, terror, disease, imp

A young woman who competes as a triathlete discovers her racing days are over when she is diagnosed with Lou Gehrig's disease. Read More
Okay, don’t get your panties in a bunch. I’m NOT dying... any more so than anyone else. Doc says I probably have 5-7 years before the cancer comes back...statistically speaking. Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 16, 2020

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Comments: 1

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The Booksie Classic House

A reflection of the times we now live in Read More
There is no work for an excavator and his crew due to the pandemic. Suddenly they are awarded a big digging contract... What's the catch... Read More
The Corona virus is twisting the world into a succubus of fear and panic. I have 140 dollars in my wallet, and I will donate that, plus 100 percent of any book revenue to the nearest hospital, for the next couple months. Yes there is a catch haha. :) I… Read More
This is a mixture of advice from other sources and things I have inferred myself about avoiding COVID-19. Read More
The coronavirus out of China has already spread across the globe. Like any virus, precaution is a necessity as no one can know how deadly this strain of the flu might be. Read More
One raised through a world of religious experiences how God is truly used from one follower to another. Read More

Book / Other

October 03, 2019

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The Booksie Classic House

My dad had early onset Alzheimer's. This is a series of short scenes and freestyle poetry documenting my families descent into Alzheimer's. Read More
Diabetes is growing to epidemic proportions across the world. Drugs provide a temporary solution. There are some vitamins and minerals that can help most diabetics control glucose levels and live a healthier lifestyle. Read More
An incurable disease destroys the world and the entire human race, apart from you, your second in command and three mysterious strangers, all of whom seem to be able to resist the sickness known as the "Culling." Saying goodbye to the earth is scary enough, but being sealed into a… Read More
I have a theory. It goes like this. Everything we do is about death. Everything. From reading a book to eating to sexing (that’s a real thing) to sitting at the back of the class in school learning maths. From the day we are born to the day we die,… Read More
A poem split into two parts; each part from the perspective of a couple. Read More
When the outbreak in San Francisco started the world was already at its peak of destruction, political views and groups tore apart unity, the war sparked across the globe burned the leader's hearts into coal and the population ravaging the earth like a disease. Yet, we lived in an era… Read More
Perhaps one of the most important writing pieces I have ever had the pleasure of being behind, "The Man Beside The River," is a work-in-progress full-length non-fiction book centering around the suspicious death of my grandfather, Patrick Allen Murray, who was found in the Arkansas River on June 21, 2006.… Read More
An original poem I worked for nearly two weeks on. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 17, 2018

Reads: 569

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

That moment you realize you're falling in love deeply with someone who doesn't feel the same way. Read More

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Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Yet another original poem, by yours truly. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 27, 2018

Reads: 378

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

An original poem, with much of the contents based on my personal experiences. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 20, 2018

Reads: 607

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Yet another original poem, by me. Read More
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