Massachusetts stories, books, poems, and more

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Massachusetts, 1837: Edward Collins, a young rich boy with a longing for adventure, sneaks away from boring academic life to board an exploration ship about to sail for an uncharted island. The people he meets and the exciting things he discovers will leave him with a life-changing experience. Read More
The Prince of Rockland is a memoir about my dog I spent the first thirteen years of my life with. It chronicles the adventures and shenanigans of a beloved family dog who had an independent spirit. This dog was known by many in the town of Rockland, Massachusetts, a suburb… Read More
A group of teens set up camp along the banks of the Hockomock Swamp in the Fall River State Forrest. A night of story telling takes a horrific turn for the worst as myth becomes reality. Read More
Police Officer Christopher Raymond leads a boring life in a rural Massachusetts town, until one night he receives a call to investigate a supposedly abandoned mine in this short "Lovecraft-Lite" horror piece. Read More

Short Story / Horror

November 04, 2013

Reads: 527

Comments: 3

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Jeff suffers extreme agoraphobia. He has shut himself in his house and his only friend has to leave on a business trip. Immediately his anxiety kicks into high gear; the ghost of a little girl and a faceless demon don't help matters either. Read More
Hang the 'Cyst' is a short story that is based on the song "Hang The Cyst" by The Last Shadow Puppets. This short story takes place over the course of a few days during the 1692 Salem witch trials in which a 16 year old boy named Azariah finds himself… Read More

Reads: 388

Comments: 4

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Exciting new author, Tina Kaleal, gives us a mystery that is set against the backdrop of Salem, Massachusetts. She shows us a slice of small town American during the Halloween season. But, there is more slicing going on this Halloween that ever expected. Read More
To my Fans: This is the rewrite of The Forbidden Clover. Tory was orphaned. Given to her Grandmother who works for a rich family. Tory's line of woman is cursed. She must find her clover or have a daughter than die. She must travel to Ireland with her elfen guide,… Read More
When wealthy Russian investors contract L.A. psychologist Joel Fischer to develop a device to manipulate minds, the Dreemweever exceeds all expectations. Everything is on track for delivery and a big payday, until two adventurous stoners steal his Dodge Challenger that, unknown to them, contains the Dreemweever in its trunk. Fischer… Read More
(COMPLETED!) Ane' Lynne Jordynst, Maddie Burke, Effie Sycruse and Layniee Kent have one wish: to be loved. They attend the prestigious Haston Academy where the wealthy live, laugh and love. Varying in their romantic experiences they grow and keep forward searching for that special someone, because even in a world… Read More

Book / Young Adult

August 19, 2011

Reads: 1098

Comments: 25

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Chandler is shocked and confused when her absent brother, Isaac, invites her and her twin brother Parker to visit him in Canada. Forced to suck up her worries, she boards the plane to Canada where she meets a changed Isaac and his friendly intern Bryson. Will Chandler tough out the… Read More
The story of Josh Brennan, 2nd string Quaterback of the Boston College Eagles, the girl he loves, and the team that needs him. Read More

Reads: 623

Comments: 2

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An experimental piece, The world is ruled by a one global government founded on the ideas of Humanism, the story follows young Kaylan and Eva as they encounter life n this new world of the future. Kaylan is expected to join the ruling society, as Eva fights for woman to… Read More
" If you kill one person; you are consider a killer. If you kill ten people; you're a serial killer. If you kill over a hundred people; you're a mass murderer. And, if you kill everyone; you are a God. " - Unknown Enter a world unlike our's. A world… Read More
“It was the year 1993 when Eliza’s world was destroyed, never to be the same. The date was June 15, 1993, and Eliza Griffin just had her fourth birthday celebration. Her birthday party was rather magical, except for the minute key suspicions her mother failed to notice. It wasn’t her… Read More
The final part of my account of arriving in Massachusetts from Ireland in 1970 Read More
This continues the story of my arrival in the USA from Ireland in 1970. Read More
I've decided to post here some excerpts from my memoirs, as well as some oddball stuff, mainly written some time ago, since lately I've been concentrating on the novels. For more info, visit We'll start with my arrival in the USA at the age of 26. I thought this… Read More
In an investigation that takes him through the Boston neighborhoods of Back Bay, Beacon Hill, the South End, downtown, Chelsea, and Watertown, private investigator Max Lovely finds himself entangled in an expanding web of men and women with big dreams and dark secrets. As he draws closer to the truth,… Read More
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