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Trails in the Sand follows environmental writer Caroline Carlisle as she reports on endangered sea turtles during the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. As she delves into the story, she uncovers secrets about the past that threaten to destroy her family unless she can heal the hurts from a lifetime of… Read More

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Aubrey and Jeremy were always nothing more then best friends. But this summer things are a little different for both of them. Aubrey and Jeremy have a long history which neither of them can ignore. But when someone comes back to Clearwater, someone who has a long and intense past… Read More

Book / Fantasy

January 06, 2013

Kai was hoping for a quiet year off, away from what was the love of her life, but instead she found herself living across the street from the most mysterious family she has ever met. In a world where our reality and the reality of spirits and monsters are meeting… Read More
Mango is beleived to be native to India. Mangoes outside India too have superb quality; Hawaii is one of those places where one can get top quality mangoes. Read More
Another event leading to the Blue Hotel incident. WARNING!: GRAPHIC VIOLENCE AND LANGUAGE. Read More
The events that preceded the Blue Hotel incident. WARNING: GRAPHIC VIOLENCE AND LANGUAGE. Read More
Aero was only 12 when he watched his family die before his eyes. Five years later, he became a lieutenant for a gang call V.S. And the murders who killed his family were now his family. Aero lives multiple lives now. Trying to keep them apart he winds up destroying… Read More
Two members of a crew on a pirate ship sneak away from the rotten Captain Crooked Eye and have many misadventures while escaping. Read More
***ON HOLD*** Used to be Winter Break Miracle.... Bobbi Lynn Spock is a pro trick rider. While she's down in New Mexico competing world-wide, she has an accident that stops her from continuing to ride. Bobbi loses herself and even though her damages aren't a threat, her weight is. After… Read More
Florida crackers are loosing their land. It's a shame, but there's still time to fight it. Read More
A little poem about the America I grew up in, and my favorite season. This is my first venture into poetry, and I can only hope it's up to snuff! Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 01, 2012

Reads: 204

Comments: 1

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A little girl gets a special gift from her Memère. Read More
A unique story of a quest filled with mystery will absorb readers in author Dwain S. Tucker’s Peepeyes. It chronicles the journey of discovery by a man who set out to solve a mystery. Did his grandmother die a natural death or was she murdered? Could his grandfather have been… Read More
This is the story that the Plantation fire Department wants to hide. Read More
Iraqi security officers were very helpful, professional and respectful to all mourners. On Monday, at least 28 people were killed and 78 wounded in a wave of bomb attacks in central Iraq against mourners. I Ajmal Mehdi condemns in the strongest terms by volunteering my time in Karbala for help… Read More

Book / Horror

December 22, 2011

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Comments: 1

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A town being terrorized my none other then... vampires. Read More

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Smelling of vomit, I sit in the passenger seat of my aunt’s car, listening to my cousin and his friend argue about which of their celebrity crushes is hotter, and my Aunt May chatter on about how much fun I’ll have this summer. Kayla's father has decided it's time for… Read More

Book / Young Adult

December 02, 2011

Reads: 1801

Comments: 64

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When sophomore Catalina Mulvoun becomes intwined in a devastating rumor, can she control her emotions or will the social suicide engulf her? In this story, HATE KATE, follow Kate as she struggles with bullying and abuse to point of jumping off edges. Maybe she'll get help, or maybe she'll remain… Read More
Well, I was thinking about religion, and some friends told me I should write my own bible, so an hour of the mad ravings of my mind got me this first chapter. Apparently, it's funny. So I'm currently in the process of writing a second chapter, and I wanted a… Read More
Thomas Mcgregor is a PI who is financially running on empty. He reluctantly takes on some bounty-hunting work to pay the bills. Read More

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Comments: 2

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A poem dedicated to the preservation of America's historic lighthouses Read More

Reads: 391

Comments: 1

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In GROWING WISHBONES, two separate journeys of self-discovery cross paths through a web of lies and secrets. Jodi Keane is a happy young girl being raised by a single mother who works as a nurse to support them. The only father figure Jodi has ever known is her mother’s gay… Read More

Book / Horror

September 19, 2011

Reads: 2433

Comments: 28

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When Austin wakes up in his hotel room, he has no recollection of what happened. When he opens the door leading into a blood soaked hall, his life will never be the same. Something turned humans into zombies. Now he must get through this alive. Along the way he will… Read More
Forsake not an old friend; for the new is not comparable to him: a new friend is as new wine; when it is old, thou shall drink it with pleasure. Present day Miami Dylan and Wendi meet up a Book convention recalling their past, present and future. Read More

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Insomnia, nostalgia, lost love, dawn, remembrance Read More
on a cold rainy gainesville night your stars trembled in the dark Read More
Celebrating the passage of time with consumption. However, when the ingredients surpass the limit one should add, the consequences can become dire and near fatal. Does one rethink their actions with regret? Read More
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