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Jared has been kicked out of another school in a seemingly countless row and his new one doesn't seem any better than all the others he's been to. But probably due to an unexpectedly good mood in the first few days and weeks, he makes friends, falls in love with… Read More
The Long Fall is part three in a three episode series, they are prequels to my debut novel fractured coming March 29 2022. The events take place a few years before my novel, and while they are not defining moments show the downfall of my protagonist. Episode 3 takes place… Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 02, 2022

Reads: 142

Shelves: 1

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To control the mind, is a beautiful thing. My poem. Read More

Poem / Horror

February 10, 2022

Reads: 137

Comments: 1

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A Slippery Slope is the first in a three episode series, they are prequels to my debut novel fractured coming March 29 2022. The events take place a few years before my novel, and while they are not defining moments show the downfall of my protagonist. Episode 1 takes place… Read More

Reads: 167

Comments: 8

Shelves: 2

The Review Chain House

This was just something I wrote the other day. I've been around alcoholics and people with addictions my whole life. I can see how it can take a toll on one's mental health. It has even affect me in some regards, but I sort of show a perspective how we… Read More
A quiet loner gets caught up in the police investigation of a man savagely beaten and left for dead on a tree lined street in Brooklyn. The prime suspect isn't holding anything back. He hides in plain sight almost daring the cops to uncover his dark secrets. Read More
I was going on a routine walk and as I was approaching this bar drunken folks spilled out the front door in a group all laughing, but it seemed to me that their laughter was all that was keeping the tears at bay. This is what I wrote down in… Read More

Short Story / Other

September 18, 2021

Reads: 528

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Abandoned House

Tom has been working hard and may have indulged a little too much in the drink. 1849 words. Thank you for reading and please leave a comment telling me how I can make this story better. Read More
Edinburgh, Scotland, 1975. When Rory Mackie, a heavy drinker, is murdered at the Last Owl Pub, PC Sheila MacDonald investigates as Rachel Kincaid helps her out on the new case. The 3rd Rachel Kincaid Scottish crime mystery thriller novel in the new series by Robert Helliger. Read More

Reads: 246

Comments: 1

Shelves: 3

The Abandoned House

Cowboy is forced into a drinking game with the living dead. Read More

Tags: drinking, undead

I looked for a missing friend. Read More
Something strange is happening in a bar. They are being attacked. What is really going on? Read More
Before this I'd never had drinks, that is, alcohol, publicly, that is, with friends. I used be edgy towards them on the marring effects of drink. This night - drinking - I was edgy in a different way. Read More
You want to get there, but you might be disappointed. My poem Read More

Reads: 581

Comments: 1

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A writer gets a visitor. Read More

Book / Romance

July 27, 2019

Reads: 118

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Everyone always want their love ones to love them. To give tell them every single day "I love you." Hug them and watch them sleep. Give them water and soup, when they're sick. Cheering them on, while hitting a home run in baseball. But love doesn't matter, if you are… Read More

Short Story / Flash Fiction

July 01, 2019

Reads: 556

Comments: 1

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A drinking tale Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 12, 2019

Reads: 335

Comments: 2

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Very often I got drunk too. Read More

Reads: 462

Comments: 1

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A poem about the time I was kicked out of my favorite bar. The time where I hit rock bottom. (Explanation at the end of poem) Read More

Tags: poem, party, drinking, bar, club

Poem / Humor

April 13, 2019

Reads: 416

Comments: 2

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Reads: 330

Comments: 3

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The title explains it all, I guess. Read More
Characters in a local bar that i use to haunt back in the late 80s early 90s Read More

Tags: drinking, people, bar

Poem / Poetry

October 29, 2018

Reads: 469

Comments: 1

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