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Follow midwestern Mike Travis as he takes you on the funniest adventures. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

a short screenplay about the murders in a house in villisca, iowa. they were very gruesome murders and the screenplay tells of a girl and her mom moving there many years later. (based on true stories) Read More
Amethyst Morris is a teenage celebrity that has been several movies. But after making several mistakes, her parents have decided they have had enough; they are moving to Iowa so that she can experience a normal teenage life. But nothing about Amethyst will ever be normal. But when some Christians… Read More
A writer from Gentleman's Pursuit Magazine investigates a long-lost whiskey Read More
Fiona Vega may be a teenage movie star, but her parents still expect her to get an education. That is why they are moving her halfway across the country to attend high school. Once there, the only people that treat her normally are a group of Christian girls. Read More
This is my interpratation of a story of the life of a good friend of mine and his boyfriend. I hope you enjoy it. Read More
Join the fun. You are invited to the wedding of John Lapp and Nurse Hal. So put on your bonnet or felt hat, hitch up your buggy and take a ride by scenic pastures and rolling hills to Wickenburg, Iowa. You will find a few surprises during the wedding. Daniel… Read More
Elizabeth Winston grew up not caring about Christmas. This holiday is going to be much worse. Her former boyfriend showed up to pester her about renewing their relationship now that his marriage has ended.Her brother's present is an expensive, obnoxious robot man named Hover Hill. Just her bad luck to… Read More
Though Gracie Evans is tired of listening to all the town gossips, she begins to worry when they talk about a newcomer in town. The man is living with Gracie's friend, Addie Masters. He says he is her son but no one has heard of him. The Moser Mansion women… Read More
Locked Rocked, Iowa is lively again with Gracie and her friends antics. Gracie has turned into a women's activist. Women are trying to bring on prohibition with the help of Carrie A. Nation by smashing saloons with hatchets. Gracie enlists the women's bible study group to organize a temperance march.… Read More
Nurse Hal invites her parents to visit so they can get acquainted with their two little granddaughters. She is in total turmoil when she hears Aunt Tootie is coming with them. She is sure her family will be shunned when Tootie does or says something wrong. John Lapp invites Jim… Read More
Welcome to the Lapp farm near Wickenburg, Iowa. Come to visit and bring your sense of humor. Dependable Emma dreams about the same fate that happens to all teenage Amish girls. Eventually, she will fall in love, marry and have a large family, but she'd been offered the teacher's job… Read More
If Spring is a season of rebirth and love, Hallie Lapp's farm, at first glance, seems the place to be. What she didn't see coming after the birth of her daughter was an abandoned baby dropped off in her buggy. She couldn't imagine a runaway girl showing up on her… Read More
The Missouri River is a lazy river flows slowly through Sioux City, Iowa bisecting into South Sioux City into Nebraska and Sioux City in Iowa. Big Sioux River seperates Sioux City into North Sioux City in South Dakota. Sioux City is a Tri-State and Three River City, A unique city… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

The reality we face everyday is what weakens humanity one day we will have withered us to pure evil. Read More
After fighting with his stepdad, Jonny and his mom move in with Abe and Lottie Van Helsing in Iowa. Who knows what sort of predicaments, as well as adventures, await him while he's here? Read More
A summary of my personality. Read More
Home Health Nurse Hal Lindstrom is assigned Amish widower John Lapp. She offers to stay with his children while he is in the hospital. Fifteen year old Emma takes care of the household. Her two younger brothers are handling the dairy operation. Hal soon realizes that Emma suffers from depression.… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Everything seems to be perfect between Iowa and Ayden, but what about with Aaralyn and Delilah? Just something I started writing yesterday and hope I can make quite a bit longer. :) Read More
This book five of the Series of Amazing Gracie Mysteries. Moser Mansion, rest home for women in Locked Rock, Iowa has become a spooky place. Libby Hook sees ghosts in the middle of the night, roaming in the mansion. Gracie Evans is sure the hauntings are the plot of a… Read More
This is book four of the Series of Amazing Gracie Mysteries. Gracie Evans is tired of retirement. She's homesick and with a bout of spring fever she wishes to turn back the clock and live on her farm again just for a little while. When the renter asks Gracie to… Read More
An American version of Miss Marple in 1903, Gracie Evans tries to resign herself to the fact she now lives in Moser Mansion, a rest home for women in Locked Rock, Iowa. She wrestles with boredom. Her only deversion is rocking on the front porch while she watches the neighbors… Read More

Poem / Poetry

July 26, 2008

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The Booksie Classic House

We were driving through Iowa on a church trip and I just had to write a poem about it. The land was so pretty and it started storming about a half an hour after writing this poem, so the dark sky contrasting to the green fields was just beautiful! Not… Read More
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