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During a period of long term caregiving, a community and ancient oak provide respite. Read More

Essay / Memoir

October 30, 2018

Reads: 36

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Fifty years of delectable southern meals, that even Elvis Presley and Festus of Gunsmoke enjoyed. Read More

Essay / Memoir

October 27, 2018

Reads: 53

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Florida off the beaten path yields surprises. Read More
A reaction to shootings and violence all over America. Read More
Ode to my princess on her birthday Read More

Reads: 65

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This story is dedicated to the 'A-Team(Chad,Cody,Jon)', Ben, Chyna, Josh, and Caylee. Love you guys even though we are now thousands of miles apart. Read More
An upper middle class, educated, WASP from a notable Chicago family becomes ensnared in a South Florida sex-trafficking ring when she is unwittingly seduced by a mobster pimp-predator after his handler profiled and recruited her out of AA, while she is still mentally and physically disabled, fragile and disoriented,… Read More
In the first ever Donahues movie, Sarah goes missing without a trace! And Ryan takes it into his own hands to go and find her. Meanwhile, Ethan is trying desperately to re-connect with his aloof son. Read More
it starts off as a normal day in florida for eliza. but after hanging out with her friends and visiting her dad's job, things take a turn for the worse. Read More
This book is an account of the things I can remember about my life. Emerald Anurikai is a name I chose during a psychotic episode that had me believing that I was being transformed into a music industry product. Read More
The life of an economically poor family in the 40s and 50s in small town Florida. Narration by mother,Bonnie Blithe and daughter, Dixie Jo which chronicles each's perspective of their family life. Read More
This was originally published as an actual dining review about 10 years ago but the place involved mercifully went out of business. The names have been changed to protect the guilty. It is a commentary on back roads diners and southern health food. Bon Appetit. Read More

Book / Young Adult

September 03, 2015

Lorena is a 21 year old college student who loves to party and loves her freedom. Parents are a drag right? She's experiencing all kinds of things and loving them. Men, drugs, alcohol, and control. Who doesn't want control? Follow Lorena and her best friend Samarra into a downward spiral… Read More
This is a satire on the Governor of Florida banning his Department of Environmental Protection from saying the words "Climate Change". Written for a class on satirical writing. Inspired by the writing styles of Edward Abbey and Don DeLillo. Format is a little messed up. Read More
My story, expected to be in around 5 parts. Read More
The school of design at the University of Gators in Florida, has agreed to give its students the opportunity of a lifetime: travel for two weeks to visit the city of love, Paris. Alongside her friends, Diane Wilder travels from the small town of Fern to the enchantment of the… Read More
A free verse non rhyming poem. Read More
A poem about winter. just a little funny. Read More
This true story of lies and deceit will mark the beginning of a 4 book series that will end with the most shocking truth of all. Read More

Book / Romance

September 21, 2013

Reads: 2513

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Near the city of Orlando, there's a small town called Celebration. It holds the nostalgic memory of yesterday, the unity of family, and the forgotten power of love. This is what happens when two souls who cross paths, and belong to different worlds, meet and can't help but fall in… Read More
This is a short sci-fi adventure; human being against beasts. Read More
Feelings returning for Kyle, as well as a new intrest. Read More
Entire Manuscript to DISCRIMINATION: A True Story about Randy Pettitt and the Plantation Fire Department Read More
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