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Economies experience tremendous variability throughout their history. Greece and Japan are examples of countries that have been around in some form for millennia. Recently, austerity was forced on Greece as a condition of financial rescue; Japan has been in a protracted recession. Japan pursued a Keynesian framework to deal… Read More
Ancient Greece- Year 1100 BC. Before the invasions from the Dorians, Delphi was busy blossoming new fighters- Young boy Ares. Follow Ares through his hardship and sorrow to become what nobody thought was possible of him. To become the God of War! Read More

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November 11, 2017

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The The Imaginarium House

Fictional book about Greece in WWll. Bob Meincke, Anny Lou and Christi identities revealed later. Read More

Tags: wwii, greece, ww2

The Ancient Greeks believed in a goddess named Philophrosyne. She was said to be the Goddess of kindness, welcome and friendliness. I was so intrigued when reading up the little bits of information about her and so, I decided to write a poem... For you Philophrosyne. Read More
A reworking, updating and expanding of Homer's "Hymn to Hermes", telling the story of the birth of the ancient Greek god Hermes. Read More
In a chain of command there is growing financial assest inside black story of all that has recently infered from this example. I may craft that any nation spend savings from tax payers for welfare may not signal deprivation that diffuse situation relating a difference in the trade for all… Read More

Tags: greece, euro, bailout

Restaurant customers Wolfgang, Angela and Jeroen make hard demands to waiters Alexis and Yanis. Read More

Tags: greece

It is 2002 and little Penelope Scratchford has been abducted in Italy. The Italian State Police has given up its investigation and believes her parents to be responsible for her disappearance and her probable murder, but cannot prove it. The British authorities believe she is still alive, as does the… Read More

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Callia has always run. She has perfected the art of escaping and can disappear with ease. Her latest escape was performed with a master’s hand, but the guy she escaped from was different, he followed. Followed vigorously. What do you do when you're running from someone who is faster? Read More
Green Card Soldier is the tale of a Bosnian teen’s escape to America – fusing fact with fiction to tell a heroic story. This adventure novel is about Andro Babich, a naive, but inquisitive budding soccer star. His tale is told by Heath Winslow, a cynical, self-deprecating war correspondent. Set… Read More
An essay on the current economic and social crisis ravaging my home country, Greece. A tribute to the struggles and achievements of a previous generation that might show us the way. Read More
I found this poem I wrote a while back. It is about being from mixed heritage parents, being a British Muslim and about being a second generation immigrant. Read More
I wrote Vital Symposium in a class I took at UCLA. Writing it was a great experience. Do you know who the stranger is from the story??? Feedback is welcome :) Read More

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A traveler's guide to Wal-Mart! All in good fun; there's nothing more entertaining than watching the denizens of Wal-Mart. I hope you enjoy! Read More
The old story of how the moderns have fixated on the straw in the eye of the ancient Greeks, not noticing the log in their own eye. This poem is taken out of my paper on the Greeks, "Pinning Anal Sex on the Greeks: A Millennial Slur" available at https://independent.academia.edu/AndrewCalimach Read More

Book / Action and Adventure

September 28, 2013

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For 25 years, a warrior woman named Xena, best warrior in the land that travels with her best friend, Gabrielle, a battling bard and Amazon Queen were thought to be killed but were actually unconsciously trapped in an Ice cave. Her daughter, Eve, was a baby when this happened and… Read More
Merlin the Archer is a story of the man who well may have built Stonehenge. My inspiration was the discovery of the grave of the "Amesbury Archer" near, Stonehenge. His DNA revealed him to be from the region of the Alps, which set my mind spinning into this epic tale.… Read More
Astra is a girl with a stuck emotions. The gods wont spare the wish she's been granted. When you wish for something. You may not get the right results. Read More

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This is a song aimed for metal music, specifically for black/death metal. It is basicly a song about Hades, nothing to do with Greek mythology just to symbolize the underworld, who destroys human life in a way. Any comments are welcome and if you find any ways to improve the… Read More
A man is caught in a deadly game of cat and mouse with a dangerous criminal. Read More
Short story for a person, will be written in several point of views. Possible sexual scenes, strong language. Read More
His last hope remained in the surrounding fatewriters sitting in the room around him. As the first person laid the crayon down without a single word on their page, everyone slowly stood up and filed out- except her. Read More
Short story based upon the Greek myth of Orion, who is blinded and goes on a quest to the God of Sunlight in order to regain his sight. Read More
A boy named Keith Martin finds out about an ancient curse that the Devil uses to take over the greek past.Keith has the power to stop the devil or help the devil take over. this book is only part of the whole book. Read More
I was told to write a two page essay on Ancient Greece and how it compared and contrasted to today. I got a little over-board. Read More
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