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This is an incomplete rendition of a novel I discontinued working on some time ago because of writer's block. I'll try to continue it sometime soon. I don't think the plot is too bad. The story's about a historian who stumbles upon the secret of a hidden tomb when he… Read More
just an idea i came up with in history and decided to share it. Read More

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I closed the cover of the book, and climbed onto bed. Finally closing my heavy eyelids. I started falling, into a hole... on and on... it seemed like it never stopped. Read More
For any fellow sociologists out there. This was one of the essays written for university last year, an essay that got me 26 marks out of 30. Read More
This is a story I had to right for history class a bout immigration and what the people went through in the late 1800s, early 1900s. it is about an Irish immigrant and her journey to the US. Read More
From my humanities work for school. It's about diary entries of a falconer during the middle ages. Read More
Murcheson County, a sweeping tale of four families who settle on Georgia’s frontier in the early nineteenth century…their triumphs and sorrows, their frailties… and of the best and worst of the human spirit. Maureen O’Steen escapes the ravages of Ireland’s Potato Famine only to encounter bitter discrimination in Boston. Her… Read More
Prince Izrekiel and Ryukou Kitsura are more than just brothers by blood, but in a time of political upheaval, the two princes find themselves gradually drifting apart. War rages on with the neighboring country of Demali, and turmoil spreads within Akata's borders. Meanwhile, a religious movement arises in Akata, whose… Read More
The problem with actually obtaining worldwide control is that no one can live long enough to rule the world, let alone doing it well! Wait no more. Here comes an immortal set on World Domination! Read More
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There are only Three absolutes in this world: Love, Instinct, and Choice. Coulter Rey will come to know the significance of each of these words and their bottomless meanings. Tested by both his fellow man and those whom envy humanity. Read More
Honour Series: Part 1 When Sir Reginald Stanford died, leaving nothing but debts, his eldest daughter, Verity, felt responsible for her younger brother and sister's future. The deeds of the estate were missing and no one, including their trustees, seemed willing to help. The only way to… Read More
I am currently at a place called Job corp. Its located in Simpsonville Ky. The name is Whitney M Young Job Corp. So I decided to do some research and this is what I came up with. Read More

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Living in the Middle Ages, Adeline struggles to escape death from numerous situations. Will she survive? Read More
Beyond the body. Beyond the limits of space and time a celestial drama is playing out among angels and demons. Among gods and ordinary men. It is a drama describing an interconnected reality of many worlds. Coming together in the perception of two occultist’s minds. One leaning towards the light,… Read More
A little Kingdom no one bothered with. The princess who got dirty to help people farm. Then they came. Everyone Gone...Dead. Princess Linia now is a prisoner of war. Roaming in her prison looking for hope to salvage what remains of her past...of her country. Will she be able to… Read More

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The first installment of the saga of the cursed Idiot Four. A hopeless young nobleman and his companions embark on an even more hopeless quest in the most hopeless attempt to impress his father. Read More
this is a short story draft about a polish POW camp prisoner tying to escape. Read More
A challenge from a caring Dolphin to the lovely Mermaid... He asks you... Are you a cute little Mermaid? Do you swim in his sea? A Mermaid is the Celestial creature of the whole Earth's oceans... She's HIS mermaid... Isn't she? What's your thought... Aren't you? When you girls send… Read More
It is the late nineteenth century in the United States, and Alton and his family are forced to leave their small town of Texas after Alton gets in trouble with the local gang there. Not knowing where else to go, they head north in hopes of a better, safer life.… Read More
A short story inspired by the writings of Jane Austen. Who's to say who one should or should not marry? Emily Rochester has the same question when her family throws the darts at her, and struggles when her plans seem to fall apart. Read More

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October 17, 2016

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In the war-torn South during the Civil War, a wealthy Louisiana girl is torn between obligations to her family, and her hearts desires. Read More
Story of the decoy for Harold at Hastings. Read More

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The explorer, investigator and adventurer, Roger 'Silky' Cotton stumbles upon the most extraordinary case of his career. A death cult is plotting to bring an ancient prophecy to life: a prophecy of doom for all mankind. Even Silky has never faced anything like this before. The very fate of life… Read More
This book blends historical events with the story of an made-up story of a Ronin that begin in 1582 Japan Read More

Book / Romance

August 30, 2016

Untitled is romantic fiction piece about a member of the gentry in 1700's England named William Crosbie and an untitled kindle deliverer named Helen. The book explores the inequalities due to station during the time as well as a moving tale of two different individuals. Read More
The sequel to "Blood and Song." Read More
Laura Wingate’s life in New York City was falling apart. The man she wanted to marry could not commit, and her job as a museum exhibitions manager was growing stale. Needing to reexamine her life, she packed up and temporarily returned to Magnolia House on the outskirts of Alexandria, Louisiana.… Read More

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June 17, 2016

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After waking up and finding her Mother and sister gone one day, Josephine must carve out a new life for herself, but people are not always as they seem, and she just may get bitten. Read More
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