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June 24, 2017

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The Booksie Classic House

The novel tells the story of Lisa Monroe, whose life is upended when she takes up distance running in her spare time. What begins innocently enough turns out to be more than it seems: her running pastime begins to serve as a metaphor for addiction, something that loved ones in… Read More
A couple of ears ago Eric and I signed up to run in Quebec City. He was going to do the half and I was going to run the full marathon. In spite of car problems sleeping beside a cemetery, and hurricane Irene casing us through the race course, we… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

There have been some terrible tragedies happen where we’ve lost innocent people and I think this is a great opportunity for everyone to remember those victims. First it was the shooting at the movie theater in Colorado, then the shooting at Sandy Hook elementary school, and recently the bomb explosions… Read More
Mike's first Marathon had come and gone. Fast forward to January 1986. He was going for a possible sub-3 hour time. But in the crowd was a girl who loved him. The love that could never be............... Read More
Many ordinary sane people have run marathons. Through a combination of circumstances, Mike found himself standing on the starting line of his first marathon having done almost no training! Don't try this! Just read and feel the pain! Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

From walking home to a half marathon Read More
Taki and Miara do a big city party marathon on New Year's Eve. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

This is my 2nd Short story I have published, this one is more of a horror, a little kid home alone hears nosies in his backyard, now the little kid has to try an stay alive! Read More
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