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Gambling on the weather. Read More

Tags: poem, rain, gambling

A short story of how lives can cross paths in the hands of fate. Alfie Fisher is an unsung war hero. His wife suffers from chronic Rheumatoid arthritis. Like most workers Alfie gets by on his pay, but that’s it, he gets by. He hatches a plan to make a… Read More

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19-year old Franklin is struggling to make it on his own, so he bets his earnings in The Iron Circle, where advanced machines fight each other to pieces. Based on information he's overheard, he bets against one of the champion machines, which could net him a big score. The champion's… Read More
This book investigates the spiritual background of all different kinds of addictive behaviour and how, through understanding of our true nature and the higher purpose of our earthly existence, it is possible to overcome and leave them behind, once and for all. Read More

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Jack's life spirals out of control, is he a victim or a fool? Read More
This book investigates the spiritual background of all different kinds of addictive behaviour and how, through understanding of our true nature and the higher purpose of our earthly existence, it is possible to overcome and leave them behind, once and for all. Read More

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In the year 2015, Ashton Delay, a conscience-free MDMA dealer finds that his adulterated product will not sell well on the campus of UC Denver, and must find someone who can manufacture a quality molly pill. Vince Hall, a Chemistry Professor, has gambling debts, a hopeless crush on a colleague… Read More

Short Story / Memoir

September 10, 2019

This is a story about a compulsive gambler who rolls the dice for the very last time in hope of winning his family back and putting his finances in order. Set in Berkshire England in the early 1980s and based on true events, it demonstrates how fate can deliver all… Read More
Cassie recovers from a divorce and lifts herself up only to head downhill again with an addiction that she denies until she is faced with the truth in a big way. Help comes from an unexpected source. Read More

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Comments: 6

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The allure of those one-arm bandits. Read More
A proven system is the Key to Winning Achievement mentors instruct an imperative thing at an early stage that is an essential exercise for everybody thus obvious with regards to individual taste. Each one of us has individual inclinations and channels feelings, thoughts and ideas as of now on… Read More

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I never hang out with anyone my cat doesn’t approve of. Read More
Playing PICK 4 and PICK 3 is a fantastic way to bump up your income considerably. Stay tuned because I will tell you why and how. I personally call them COMBINED SMALL SAVIORS. The benefit of playing the PICK 4 and PICK 3 responsibly can add value to your… Read More
She is a small, dark complexioned woman, not five feet tall, but of course, she is sitting now, one hand resting next to the button on the pleasure panel in front of her and the other holding both a now cold coffee between her forefinger and thumb and a… Read More

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There is always drama surrounding sports, in this case, whether it be on the court or off. The act of pay-for-play for college athletes is illegal, however, the temptation for many student athletes is too strong to deny. Nevertheless, pay-for-play is almost always a sure way to taint one's… Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 18, 2017

Hi guys, this is an attempt at poetry -- enjoy and comment please. Pony's and Monkeys are terms used for money in Casinos. Read More
Only one man is Barnes. Read More
There is a school in Japan where when you enter it's gates, you cannot be let out until you graduate, and the school is fully on gambling and the penality if you lose or cheat the winner gets to choose your death, Ayumi Mikage is a new student looking for… Read More
The Clockmaster is a mysterious figure who takes care of the clock tower, and builds the atches everyone in the Great City so cherishes. No one has ever seen his face, and the only ones that go in and out of the tower are him and his apprentice. Rumors fly… Read More
A chapter from my upcoming Novel "The Clockmaster", a continuation of my short story "Sky the Clockmaster" Weeks after the attempted murder of the Clockmaster, Kara the inventor is in turmoil. She still cannot believe the mild mannered man she grew up with did the things he did. Blaming herself… Read More
This a story of a guy's get together that went terribly wrong. Read More

Tags: crime, gambling

If you were neglected, what would you do? If kids pick on you, what would you do? I know what I did, and I will tell you. Read More
A stranger enters a saloon and wants more than a drink. What is he up to? Read More
A teenaged boy tries to help find his missing sister, but can he keep calm under the pressures of life too? From the time he is in a dangerous car chase to the moment where he figures out his sexuality (oops spoilers), watch as one boy's life unfolds as he… Read More
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