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I wonder if the Schizophrenic truly dies alone. What with the voices. Read More

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When a disillusioned product photographer finds himself alone on the great pacific garbage patch, he claims it as a sovereign country. Read More

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This is Archia's 2022 contest prompt: Colors of the night- word count 1,498.. This is a new edited version and I some changes. Thanks guys:) Read More
A man encounters a horror he created; A son must decide to forgive or forget. Read More
The book encourages young children to feel secure as they develop, and experience their first encounters of making friends, while they explore the world and continue to become individuals. Read More
An account of an ancient life fueled by greed and bloodlust. Read More
New York, 1983. Karen Baxter is a New York coffee critic in Lower Manhattan. When her reviews creates a stir in the city that never sleeps, she tries to overcome her adversity, and win everyone over. The new novel by Robert Helliger. Read More
Finding our purpose drives us, so continue to seek... Read More
Madeline Carter is a thirteen year old girl who has a psychotic break. When she goes to The Asylum for Mad Girls, the horror of what is in her mind shatters. The new horror novel by Robert Helliger. Read More
A novella about a girl, Margaret Parker, who lives in a Lighthouse off Ellis Island. Read More
Margaret Scholes is a 1950's housewife who resents her husband, Mike Scholes. When her life is found to be boring, she decides to spice things up, with terrible consequences. The new novel by Robert Helliger. Read More
A novel of bohemian New Yorkers in the early 1970s. Read More
Anne Welles, Nealy O' Hara, and Jennifer North, are living the Hollywood lifestyle in the late 1960's, indulge in sex, drugs, and a self-indulgence way of living. Read More
Mr Cosgrave seems such a mild mannered man but his depraved tastes offer a few surprises to a pair of hardened detectives during a candid interview. Read More
Pearl Singleton, a forest ranger at the Pemberton Wildlife Preserve, is going to show eighteen year old Shawn Mariano her Osborne Smoke Finder, all six varieties of New England ferns, a beaver dam, and something he never bargained for. A straight-laced ex-nun must decide what to do with a stolen… Read More
Following his divorce, Dr. Stanley Gilford, chief of cardiology at Our Lady of Fatima Hospital, restructured his life on the guiding principle of maximum gain, minimum pain. So what is the well-heeled doctor doing with Ruby, a high school dropout and waitress at the local greasy spoon, and what are… Read More
Nakeisha Quansah always wanted to be a legendary musician. After getting her wish, her life is nothing but a constant nightmare... Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Seattle, 1973 In the city of Seattle, Washington, Karen Dempsey, a fifteen year old teenager, arrives at the Delta Phi Delta sorority house, eager to join the sorority. As she does so, she makes friends, and enemies, while she meets Jason Anderson, a fraternity house member who sweeps her off… Read More

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A short story about the Fourth of July. Read More
ABSENCE is a mystery, in the deepest sense of the word, about marriage, about fathers and sons, mothers and daughters, and brothers and sisters; all backed into corners and at odds with each other as they struggle with their human nature, and their dependence upon the Nature of Earth. JAMES… Read More
Chapter 1 from Romantic Guerrilla - A Novel available on Amazon (ASIN: B0812CSQZ9) Read More
PART 3 of my pirate series. Painting credit: https://www.art.com/products/p27973765603-sa-i8197007/jon-foster-a-16th-century-portuguese-trading-vessel-is-blown-off-course.htm?upi=POJSUY0&PODConfigID=8880742&sOrigID=192566 Read More
The continuation of the Isle of Eternal Torment photo credit: https://www.google.com/search?tbm=isch&q=burning+town&chips=q:burning+town,online_chips:fantasy&usg=AI4_-kQ58j5pAtM336jLjV8bQSaI77zoRA&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwiolYnN3KPkAhXUFzQIHfF4BXQQ4lYINygL&biw=1515&bih=730&dpr=1.25#imgrc=ZUBbbpZt-YtQyM: Read More
A grieving man resists comfort only to find it where he least expects it. Read More
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When Kai accidentally east the wrong fish and starts to hear the whisperings of the other half of his soul he must travel far and wide to find her. Lost in a world he doesn't understand, pursued by miracle hunters and with strange forces circling, he must learn to write… Read More
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