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No-one is greater than our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ... especially when it comes to revenge. Read More
The freedom of independent thought and living. A road less traveled into a bridge meant to be crossed and cherished. Read More

Tags: italy, grungegate

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La Vita - racing is living. Read More
. Bellowing footsteps were growing closer from the abbey's winding entrance. Edmund's confidence caused him to let his guard down the last few times he had spent the night in the morgue. Read More
Marsha and Grant discover diamonds under a tile of a cathedral floor in Italy. They are knocked out, held captive by an odd couple of medical types, and escape. Unfortunately their escape vehicle contains over a hundred diamonds. Meanwhile, Umberto Gianni is sunning in Naples while he tries to make… Read More
Position paper regarding the issue of terrorism in Middle East. Article written down for Scotmun, counter-terrorism committee. Read More
After finding diamonds beneath a Cosmati Workshop tile in an Italian cathedral, Grant and Marsha put them back, are knocked out, housed in a bogus hospital, stripped to their underwear before they escape. However, there appears to be no escape as another surprise knocks them back into the world of… Read More
Marsha and Grant discover a trove of diamonds under a Cosmati Workshop floor tile in the cathedral of Frappiana, Italy. They replace the diamonds before a bogus priest knocks them out. Someone guns down the bogus priest. Grant and Marsha live to escape but once again bump into illicit diamonds.… Read More
Marsha and Grant find---and return---diamonds under a tile of a Cosmati Workshop floor in the cathedral of Frappiana, Italy. They are knocked out, taken to a strange care center where they decide to break out and follow the diamonds to a stunning conclusion. Read More

Short Story / Humor

October 31, 2016

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This short stories relates about looking for a house in Italy with a very Italian real-estate agent. Read More

Tags: travel, italy, expat

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Robert Browning's 19th century poem "My Last Duchess", told from another point of view Read More
Grant and Marsha find diamonds under a tile in an Italian cathedral. A phony priest knocks them out before he is gunned down. When they wake up they are in locked rooms in different locations . . . or are they? Read More

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Grant and Marsha are hospitalized after being knocked out by a gunman in a cathedral in Italy. They find themselves in the middle of the Italian underworld of murder and diamonds. Read More

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A young woman and her boyfriend make a remarkable discovery in the cathedral of an Italian town. And then things really get interesting . . . and a bit nasty, Read More

Poem / Travel

January 23, 2016

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A boat ride to capri. Read More

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What if the only daughter of an Italian Mob boss, who is promised to be married to another Mob heir, falls in love with her new bodyguard? What if an American boy who has just lost his father and is left with nothing, has to move back to his parents… Read More

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Two teenagers go away to visit their father for the summer. Obviously something is going to go wrong when they go looking for Poveglia's monster. Dead bodies moving, a demon's after Erza and Alex is missing what is happening on Poveglia island? Read More
How far would you go to keep your daughter safe? As this page-turning novella opens, Rachel Mara is one in a line of hostages being held in an Italian art gallery. The world's attention may be turning toward this unfolding act of terror, but inside Rachel has only one thing… Read More
Jen is a young Australian nurse who has mysterious words whispered into her ears by a dying Benedictine monk. She then takes it upon herself to try and uncover the meaning of those words. Her adventure takes her to the distant shores of England, Egypt and Italy and along the… Read More

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When young Antonio Cabrini sees the local gangsters in his city of Naples he is fascinated. He vowed then that he would be part of their organisation. He would stop at nothing. Read More

Tags: italy, mafia, gangster

Once upon a time two teenaged girls decided to spend their Junior year in Italy expecting to find designer-clad matches and adventure. What they didn't expect is everything that followed; lizard men and evil lairs, love, and friends in the most unlikely of places. Hop on the roller coaster ride… Read More
Catherine James has a brain tumor. To the surprise, and sometimes disgust, of others, she has accepted her fate, but there is still something lurking that will not let her mind rest. A widowed mother, Catherine has just returned to her expatriate painter’s life in Paris. Unbidden flashbacks appear, allowing… Read More
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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The year is 2014 and it is not how we know it. Instead, it is more like the Middle Ages. When a man invents the time machine,the truth about history as we know it is discoverd Read More

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A little love story....a little light romance.... Read More
AU The Bleach cast are going on a senior class trip to the beautiful and romantic cities of Rome and Verona. But will they survive with only two of their four chaperones trying to keep them in line? Mainly GrimmIchi with various other pairings. Read More

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A Portal in Time is a paranormal/historical romance set in two time periods in California's hauntingly beautiful Carmel-by-the-Sea on the Monterey Peninsula. It is a mysterious, page turner whose character's words and actions fit like pieces of a puzzle. "When we are drawn to a certain person and a particular… Read More

Book / Action and Adventure

October 22, 2013

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Henrietta is a seventeen year old girl growing up in a modern Fascist Italy. She has spent years being raised by her older brother, Marco as her Father has turned has taken an emotional turn for the worst, struggling to cope with the death of Henrietta's Mother. Once Marco has… Read More

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Bubba decides to soak up some culture by foreign travel Read More

Tags: italy, redneck, venice

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