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Poem / Poetry

February 06, 2017

Reads: 28

Shelves: 1

The Poems House

A parable, of sorts, in rhyme. This is one of those poems that will not let the writer finish it. Every time it is reviewed by the writer, it seems to want to be changed. So, here is the third and latest version; hopefully the last. --- Other versions are:"On… Read More

Tags: wind, river, flies, falcon

Poem / Fantasy

January 23, 2017

Reads: 35

Shelves: 1

The Poems House

Someone composes a poem. But who? Read More

Tags: tree, sheep, lake, buck, falcon

Someone talking to someone. Read More
After settling the conflict in the Alpha Centauri System, Michael Valkyrie is called upon to lead the rebuilding of SHIELD unaware that even as he tears the old one down he will create more enemies. Most of them former agents. Read More
A short article about how the Maltese Falcon flew to Hollywood and became famous - The bird - The Novel - The films history Read More
Two version poem, I couldn't decide so I presented both. I would love to have feedback on your preference, if at all. Read More

Reads: 119

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

About hope, life & faith, and in this poem, Jesus. Read More

Poem / Other

November 22, 2013

Reads: 63

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

For the falcon therians :) I probably haven't done the feeling of flight justice but tried my best Read More

Reads: 213

Comments: 20

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a short story that I'm writing for the Challenge Maker's Mystery Contest but also have been planning to write this for some time now. It is the background story to my novel and how this town of Winchester Gap came to be the way that it is. It… Read More
Tito, the ageing President of Yugoslavia is nearing his death. A grey falcon hounds him in his dreams. He has to accept his fate, his destiny, the consequences of a choice he made eighty years before as a young boy. He must return to the monastery to meet the Prophet… Read More

Book / Fantasy

June 17, 2012

Reads: 367

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Inspired by "The Legend of Zelda," “Fable,” and “The Elder Scrolls,” this epic about a young man, the last of the Dragon Fighters, must discover his destiny and save his kingdom from total annihilation by a force of darkness. Read More

Book / Fantasy

December 26, 2011

Reads: 369

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A folk story revolving around a little village in a peaceful valley built upon the resting ground of an ancient god. There lies a sacred oak tree and a lake that was believed to be its resting ground. One fine day, a fiery stranger appeared on the horizon, heading towards… Read More

Reads: 113

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a poem I wrote right after reading Ishmael Beah's novel A Long Way Gone; Memoirs of a Boy Soldier. The book documents his life as a soldier in the Sierra Leone Army, and the struggles he goes through to leave that life. My Poem however, only encompasses the… Read More

Short Story / Memoir

July 17, 2008

Reads: 302

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The story of my first hawk. Read More

Reads: 244

Comments: 12

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This poem was a finalist in the recent Wordclay contest. The fastest creature on earth, clocked at 165mph during a sky-dive! I really laboured over this one. 'Arrow' was a name I made up to describe the bird.. Read More
A man wakes on a beach, to the thoughts of the past and the innocence that betrays, to a horrifying secret. Read More

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