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Adam Connoway and Jason Halfex, two miners digging on the surface of the moon, struggle to realize their impending doom after a nuclear war ravishes the earth, leaving them stranded. I wrote this a year ago for the Midwest Writing Conference and earned 3rd place for it. Read More
Jerry Allen has been the last man on the planet for years. He claims to have a way to travel back in time and fix things; but there's only one issue: are his claims true, or has his time alone driven him completely mad? You decide. Read More

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Sometimes the only way to find peace is to let it all go. Read More

Miscellaneous / Horror

February 11, 2015

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A story I spontaneously began to draft. This is rough work and I will change it in the future. It may currently make no sense. Read More
Probably not my best story but I still enjoyed writing it. It is basically about a man who gets drugged and tied to his bed. Read More
A man, drowning drugs and poverty, must come to terms with his past. Read More

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A blog entry-like short story of a man who has descended into insanity. Read More
In a dream James goes inside an abandon building, but is guided by a voice to exit this place. Out of cuioristy he peaks inside a dark corridor in which the voice dubs "the corridor of fear" because it says that it brings your fear to life. But the voice… Read More

Poem / Fantasy

December 02, 2014

Are we here? Are you here? Reality and darkness touch, it becomes easy to cross over and never realize. Read More

Short Story / Horror

November 27, 2014

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The eyes are said to be the gateways to the soul, but do we have souls? Those eyes with that black, dead look make it hard to believe we do. But a soul-less man, is a monster. Read More
taken from my book, "Position The Thought" Read More
Chapter 1 of a work in progress. This is a story about one depressed young man's road to insanity. Read More
I address this subject and study mind, body and spirit aspects of this odd subject. Read More

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A short story based off the song I Never Knew You by Cage. Read More

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I was inspired to write this poem, as of late, by my experiences with mental illness. Nowadays, it seems as if I can never escape. Anyhow, I would love any comments or critiques. Thanks. Read More

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This is it. The origins of your favorite albino psych Bernadette Fou. Happy Halloween Read More
(to fully understand the story please read the other short story i have posted) A young boy (or a man?) has had a tramatic life, now all he has left is his rhymes (or so it seems?) Read More
Teenagers are suppose to run around with flowers in their hair with not a care in the world. Well the teenagers we will be working with today are a bit... Different. The new program at the Asylum takes in the teenagers, wanting to work with them and find out what… Read More
Just something I wrote off the top of my head at 2 in the morning for an English Lit assignment that was due in the next day related to Ernest Hemingway. I don't even know myself Read More
This is a story about an alcoholic man named Jake, who, while in the midst of another drinking bout, is mistakenly kidnapped as the thief of an illegal drug ring's "Product". Read More
THIS IS NOT A NOVEL. THIS IS A NOVELLA. There is something gravely wrong with the town of Palo Alto Ca. and the residents are exponentially worse. The housewives of this vintage town seem to be having thoughts. Rancid thoughts. Grisly thoughts. Sorrowful thoughts. And their husbands seem to be… Read More

Book / Thrillers

August 07, 2014

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Baby has had the longest childhood in existence but it has been no fun and games. Locked away in her bedroom by her obsessed Uncle, Baby and her Uncle's wife, Hayley, must find a way to escape him and restart their lives which leads to Baby finding out the truth… Read More
This is Unfinished...I found it while cleaning it was on a piece of scrap paper...I tend to write or start ideas and I forget half the things I write... I think it was about a man being chased by himself...idk I'll start writing it again and it'll come to me...lol...my… Read More

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He can see things. Things that no one else can see. Read More
This is the story of a guy who experiences the loss of a loved one and the deterioration of another and as a result starts to fade from reality. Read More

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A surrealist narrative about the daily life of a patient at Orleans Creek Home for the Irredeemably Psychotic. Read More
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