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Fred Watson is in a parallel earth where the sea level is 2,000 metres lower. He travels through the seas of East Asia and the lakes of Indonesia from Russia to Indonesia. But will he find love? Read More
This is the story of an incredicble man Richard Proenneke and how he, like my Grandfather transformed me into not only a man, but a good man. This is mainly the story of Richard Proenneke and his life at Twin Lakes. Read More

Reads: 521

Comments: 10

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This story I started last summer and haven't worked on in a while, and I want to see what people think so far...and I am no where near finishing, I just want comments...thanks y'all. Read More
Irishman Walking is about my walking the coastal roads of Japan through a series of summer, winter, spring, and autumn stages. Stage 1 began in Cape Soya in Hokkaido in the summer of 2009, and ended in Noshiro City in Akita Prefecture seven weeks later. This summer (2012), Stage 8… Read More
Irishman Walking is about my walking the coastal roads of Japan through a series of summer, winter, spring, and autumn stages. Stage 1 began in Cape Soya in Hokkaido in the summer of 2009, and ended in Noshiro City in Akita Prefecture seven weeks later. This summer (2012), Stage 8… Read More
Irishman Walking is about my walking the coastal roads of Japan through a series of summer, winter, spring, and autumn stages. Stage 1 began in Cape Soya in Hokkaido in the summer of 2009, and ended in Noshiro City in Akita Prefecture seven weeks later. This summer (2012), Stage 8… Read More
Irishman Walking is about my walking the coastal roads of Japan through a series of summer, winter, spring, and autumn stages. Stage 1 began in Cape Soya in Hokkaido in the summer of 2009, and ended in Noshiro City in Akita Prefecture seven weeks later. This summer (2012), Stage 8… Read More
Irishman Walking is about my walking the coastal roads of Japan through a series of summer, winter, spring, and autumn stages. Stage 1 began in Cape Soya in Hokkaido in the summer of 2009, and ended in Noshiro City in Akita Prefecture seven weeks later. This summer (2012), Stage 8… Read More

Reads: 148

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Haiku about impure life. Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 17, 2012

Reads: 119

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I had to write a sonnet for my writer's workshop class, and I actually made it work for the structure of a Shakespearean sonnet, even if it's kind of crappily written. I am very aware that it's probably extremely cliche. Don't judge. (Attempt to) Enjoy! Read More

Book / Memoir

September 01, 2012

Reads: 258

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Twenty-five years ago they bought a homestead, in the middle of Vancouver Island, on the water’s edge. There are still reflections off the small lake at the foot of Mount Benson- of gardens and vineyards and woodland encounters. Westwood Lake Chronicles is a dreamscape diary, a backyard inventory of life… Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 29, 2012

Reads: 86

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Another poem about sleep, but this one's about waking up and it supports quite an odd simile... Read More

Book / Literary Fiction

December 25, 2011

Reads: 235

Shelves: 1

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this is a story about the nature of love. how one loves another and why. heres the blurb as i sent it to the lit agents. but before you read it i gotta tell you this is a romantic tradgedy. a very sad tale... At the heart of Amber’s inner… Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 17, 2011

Reads: 148

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This poem tells of the sheer overwhelming scale of some ofthe Cumbrian mountains. Read More
i dont like to write summary's so your just gonna have to read!! Read More
Lupita is a normal teenager with many problems of her own. But a journey deep into her mind and heart help her wake up and open her eyes to reality. This experience changes the way she views life and helps her respect her parents and grandma more. She learns to… Read More
A group of radical Michigan Indians liberate a White Buffalo and attempt to take it to South Dakota. Read More

Reads: 255

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A love story about a man and his monster, an Indian, and a woman. Read More

Reads: 271

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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A couple talks about what was important in their lives as chemtrails and military take over their neighborhood. Read More

Reads: 136

Shelves: 1

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A mental and spiritual state .... Read More

Tags: space, lakes, dikes

Short Story / Memoir

September 28, 2009

Reads: 153

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Won my grade's writing competition (i was one of 4 finalists) Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 14, 2009

Reads: 116

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A ship of two hundred forty-three yards to sail across the lakes To a mill so far away in cold November waters Twenty-six kilotons of taconite A roaring wind did blow and heavy waves did rise And crash across the deck and pour into the holds The darkness of the… Read More

Reads: 1355

Comments: 10

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Lake Powell is a jewel of the South-west, and everyone should know why, and how to protect this jewel. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 07, 2008

Reads: 311

Comments: 22

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I was searching for a topic of inspiration. The natural beauty of the Lake District in North West England came to mind. If you have not been, I heartily recommend a visit. The town of Keswick is a worthy base to tour and explore from. It's Lake (Derwent water) is… Read More

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