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A small piece of history for me. Read More
Based on a true story. Football practice in August is just wrapping up when one of the coaches notices that a player on the field is not moving. A tragic accident on the "field of honor" and its aftermath. Read More

Poem / Poetry

May 14, 2020

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Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More
This is a continuation of OATHS. Dakota isn't who she thought she was, but that isn't enough to get her out of the trouble she is in. Can she trust her new found family? Read More
Act normal, they say. Normal? Can anyone act normal after what I've been through? But I guess that's exactly what it is. An act. When Veronica Hatterfield starts her senior year of high school two weeks late in small-town Virginia, she's all anyone can talk about. Pretty, kind, and with… Read More

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Comments: 5

Shelves: 15

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We'd never heard of a dump closed on Thanksgiving before, and with tears in our eyes, we drove off into the sunset lookin' for another place to put the garbage -- Arlo Guthrie Read More

Tags: music, football

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"Funny all the coincidences and connections that came up. I enjoyed seeing how it all came together, I did have to wrack my head a little bit to ..." Read More

Reads: 164

Comments: 1

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When Liam bumps into the United manager in wine bar he can't believe his luck. Then the manager tells him a secret. Read More

Tags: football

There is a monster on the loose :) Read More

Tags: aliens, football

Reads: 193

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

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Year in and year out the football powerhouse Hert City Trojans import a ringer to fuel their championship charge, but their luck is about to change. In the small backwater town of Tsalagee, first-year coach Donny Doyle knows the only way he can fulfill his promise to unseat the Hert… Read More
Two friends see a red balloon. Read More

Poem / Humor

December 09, 2018

Reads: 283

Comments: 3

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poem about a child who is desperate to see his dad who has made him a very special promise. Read More

Tags: son, dad, promise, football

Based on a true situation where a girl I know went with her friends to a local tournament and played the boys off the park. Read More

Reads: 285

Comments: 1

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A highly prized recruit signs with his dream institution. Read More
It is about a girl loving football. Read More

Tags: football

Reads: 16963

Comments: 3

Shelves: 19

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I never hang out with anyone my cat doesn’t approve of. Read More
A look ahead to the 2018/19 Premier League season. Read More
Eric had always known his gran hated football, but he hoped she would change her mind now that England were in the World Cup final. Read More
The town's footbal club was struggling to stay in the league, until the old winger came along. Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 08, 2018

Reads: 335

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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I wrote this somewhere in the 1990s I think. When I came to type it up from its notebook I realised that a couple of the references were too out of date to perhaps be relevant now. I haven't changed them, but have added a note at the bottom… Read More
A look at the 2017/18 Premier League title race so far. Read More

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Comments: 2

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The Science Fiction House

When a strange woman shows up one day at his door; the sarcastic, self-absorbed Harry Wilcox unwittingly signs a contract to manage a football (soccer) team of the future. Harry's Honey Badgers aims to answer tough questions such as: What will the world be like in the 28th Century?… Read More
after winning the championship game, the members of the football team realize something about about a member that changes how they see each other. Read More

Tags: sports, football

Book / Sports

November 18, 2017

Reads: 447

Shelves: 1

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The Talent is an action-packed page turner that tells the story of a phenomenally gifted football player whose determination to win on the field might cause him to lose everything, including his life. Drew Harris thought he knew everything there was to know about football, but what he didn’t… Read More

Tags: drama, football

A story of a high school kid named Jackson Parks through gaining a new football coach, gains a life long friend to help him out of a rough time. Read More
Charles, my mate wants to get himself an overseas girlfriend. I prefer to go for the british one. We both love our football club so much that we want our girlfriends to be part of it. Read More
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