Hiking stories, books, poems, and more

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The Booksie Classic House

First draft of a new short story. Haven't posted anything in a while, been busy working on some of my bigger writing projects. Let me know what you think and in-line editing is welcome. Thanks. Read More
This a story from my youth, when in the summertime, you went out and had some adventures and fun. Read More
They are going hiking. Someone is going to shoot them down. What's happening? Read More
Something has happened. He can't remember. What has really happened? Read More
Recently I took a backpacking trip on the Appalachian Trail in the White Mountains of New Hampshire with two of my friends. The rocky terrain was a lot different from the hiking we had done in our home state of Virginia on the Appalachian Trail. One of the highest… Read More

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The Review Chain House

The journey may be long, but it's worth it in the end. Read More
This is another poem I was inspired to write about my work at Sky Meadows State Park. It is dedicated to my fellow park rangers I worked with while working there. I hope you enjoy this poem and please let me know what you think! Read More

Poem / Other

August 17, 2017

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The Booksie Classic House

About a girl that won't admit she is going on a date... Read More

Tags: work, friends, hiking

It’s not wrestling, it’s wrastlin’. There is a difference. Read More
"They’ll wrap and tear into your soul until their is nothing left, be prepared little one" - Lily Litchfield :) Read More
After graduating college, Jane and Robert decide to go on a hike to complete an old tradition. They have an unnecessarily hard time. Read More

Short Story / Horror

December 05, 2016

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The Booksie Classic House

A wild and wonderful short story that is great for a campfire! Go on an interesting adventure to see if the widow is to blame Read More
Another photo based short story for Rosalie. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 19, 2015

Memories of backpacking in the Kaas plateau and Sahyadri hills. Read More
Sometimes just walking is the right the thing to do Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

When Nate stole his first kiss from his best friend, Kyle, at fourteen...he never told his friend how deeply in love with him he truly was. Now, eight years later, Kyle is still unaware of Nate's secret desires for him. But when the two friends get stranded in a mountain… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

That death. They're unlucky. It was written in fate but now, they leave a lot of gloom before them. All the animals of the Arctic used to smile and have fun but now, they weep. Read More
a piece about hiking and nature, showing that sometimes the most enlightening moments are quick to end and, like monkish insight, maybe difficult to share with your friends Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 22, 2013

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The Booksie Classic House

I recently went on a hike with my two daughters; one of which brought her new boyfriend. It was cold and long but fun and memorable. Read More
Two senior citizens hike over 1,000 miles in thirteen different countries. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

A man reflects while trapped inside a cave, pinned by a fallen boulder. As he awaits his friends return, he begins to understand that he may die. Read More
Annie Seltz was an adventurer, she was a writer, a love bound girl who was looking for the true meaning of life, and nature. Finding love on a moutian top would be something she would write about, something romantic, long, and crisp. Although she had no idea that a thought… Read More

Miscellaneous / Other

October 16, 2012

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The Booksie Classic House

I love the fall season more then any other. Take a walk with me, won't you? Let's enjoy it together! Read More
I'm not sure what its about. I just started writing while in a weird state of mind yesterday. Looking for companionship i never seem to find i guess. Read More
This is for Pokepal's contest. My first piece on myths and childhood fantasy. I got Leprechaun! Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Sarah and her best friend come up with a crazy idea to get back at a certain boy name Andrew. What's the idea? Let's just say it has unwanted consequences. 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
Two young adults embark on a backpacking trip and meet a man in his seventies, Milton Lewis, whose life experiences have brought him to the same mountain but whose journey will end at the peak. Read More
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