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The Booksie Classic House

At the beach, a little girl jumps into the brilliant sunshine. Near her, another family slips into the darkest of shadows. A duet of sacred and profane; joy and dread; life and ruination. Read More

Poem / Horror

September 01, 2015

Reads: 421

Comments: 6

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I am beginning my next project for publication and I want to take my poetry in another direction. I love the horror genre and wish to combine my love of it and poetry. Please let me know how I am doing so far! Read More
A Journey in to the world of your inner mind, One man goes on a quest to figure out why he's trapped in what he thinks is a dream, what will chris do what will he find, will you discover something true to you? Read More

Reads: 200

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The Booksie Classic House

A man wakes up one morning to find a strange package in his mailbox. He opens it to find his deepest fears had come true. Read More

Tags: horror, fear, secret, dread

Short Story / Other

January 29, 2015

Reads: 404

Comments: 12

The Booksie Classic House

WARNING: THIS STORY CONTAINS MATERIAL THAT MAY UPSET SOME READERS. Sometimes childhood memories fade with time, sometimes they last forever. Constructive feedback gratefully received, thanks! Read More
Nothing, No Feeling is a poetry written for my Creative Writing Class. It is about a dreary place and a bitter escape. Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 06, 2014

Reads: 193

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A bitter, dark lament of the terror of growing old alone. Read More

Book / Horror

June 06, 2014

Reads: 439

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Waking up in hospital room Jeremy has no recollection of who he was or what happened to him. Things quickly go from bad to worse as strange occurrences start happening to him, he finds himself in a strange place soon enough making him question his own sanity. Read More

Reads: 221

Comments: 1

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A student finds himself in a situation where he battles his conscience . His mind is disturbed by his actions and he undergoes a metamorphosis as a result of his decisions . Read More

Short Story / Horror

March 10, 2014

Reads: 489

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

just a small intro i wrote for my English class, if i get a good response it might evolve into a fully fledged novel, or at least the start of one. Read More
CANT GET THESE TO ''FIT'' INTO 17 WOODS.. BUT THEYRE SOMETHING BETWEEN HAIKUS AND FLASH FICTION Read More
When a loved one tells you the worst thing you could possibly imagine, and you could lose them forever... Read More
Are you happy with life? Do you have the perfect life? This story follows the short ranting's of a man bent on killing the perfection in the world even if that means himself, of course all in the name of the greater good. Read More

Reads: 126

Comments: 1

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Short story to symbolize death and loss. Read More

Reads: 1382

Comments: 17

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Remorse and pure horror captivated Henry's childhood. Now as a matured adult, he must take care of his daughter alone after a recent divorce. Unfortunately their already complicated lives is now being stalked by a devilish monster. Read More
A small, frightened girl is battling her fears of what linger in the dark. Read More
This has, of course, my own personal meaning which is long winded and time consuming if I were to explain so you can make of it whatever you like! Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 26, 2013

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Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A short poem describing the events of my Valentines Day. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 13, 2013

Reads: 421

Comments: 4

The Booksie Classic House

My thoughts on where my life is headed. Read More

Tags: love, life, pain, soul, dread

Book / Horror

November 14, 2012

Reads: 289

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A teenager finds herself in the midst of a zombie apocalypse with only her mother to rely on, but when her mother goes missing she becomes frantic. She knows she has to pull herself together if she ever wants to be reunited with her mom. Ultimately she realized how strong… Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 01, 2012

Reads: 124

Comments: 3

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a poem about the losses and depression from a dreaded war. Read More

Poem / Horror

April 27, 2012

Reads: 182

Comments: 1

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This is a poem that attempts to envision chapter 17 of the Book of Revelations of St. John the Divine. Read More
This short story--though one might more accurately call it a short "scene"--is based on a conversation between me and a friend, an aspiring painter who struggled with his commitment to art. Though he is extremely passionate about what he does, often he finds himself paralyzed by lethargy and the fear… Read More
I have been struggling with PTSD for more years than I realized. This poem was part of an opening that I had closed. The muses were alive in this one...It is difficult fearing to feel what was repressed for so long. There are many different wars around us. Societal, political,… Read More
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