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nicholas whitlock, has to find out the truth behind his sister's murder. he must cut ties with the circle, a group of melbourne's most dangerous and notorious criminals. the task will be a hard one, with no allies, no resources and a name to uphold, nick soon discovers that there… Read More

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It takes time to heal. It takes time to learn. It takes time to know. Part one is an immediate biography written by a young adult male. Parts two and three are the teachings and learnings of the mental health system and what can be achieved through the power of… Read More
Girl tutors boy in Melbourne suburbs for his maths class. Girl has second job which she isn't comfortable talking about. Girl leaves suburbs for second job, and as the sky darkens, as does the reality of her world. Read More

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A short story about a man and two women set in Berlin and Melbourne. Some erotic content and an act of violence. Read More

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Next we found the Railway-Station and bought a Ticket to Melbourne. Our Train was full of People that had just finished work and were going home. Lots of the People had had these Bags that looked like the Doctors Bag in Germany Read More
The story of a man who wanted it all. And discovered that you can't have it all. Where did this happen? In Melbourne, Australia. Read More
Kevin Rudd’s overt concern for the future, at the expense of people now living in poverty. Remember, "Live for today … there is no tomorrow! Read More
With the rise of technology, free music downloads and many couples looking to cut wedding costs anyway they can, it makes sense that there has been an increase in the amount of people choosing to have Ipod weddings. Read More
There is no way around it, weddings are a stressful time. Planning any big event has a certain level of stress. But put everyone you care about in a room and fill it with lifelong expectations and future hopes and dreams and families who often don’t get along and you… Read More

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A couple escapes from communist-controlled Eastern Europe and settles in Australia. Read More
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I don't seem to be able to escape the horrors of Melbourne's western suburbs. I was born there and will probably die there also. Read More
A diamante is an unusual poem with the structure: Line 1: subject Line 2: Two Adjectives Line 3: Three gerunds(’ing words) Line 4: Four words about the subject Line 5: Three gerunds(’ing words) Line 6: Two adjectives Line 7: Synonym for the subject Read More
A diamante is an unusual poem with the structure: Line 1: subject Line 2: Two Adjectives Line 3: Three gerunds(’ing words) Line 4: Four words about the subject Line 5: Three gerunds(’ing words) Line 6: Two adjectives Line 7: Synonym for the subject Read More

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Comparison and contrast essay comparing different aspects of two cities in Florida: Miami and Melbourne. Read More
An existential poem about the horrors of winter and the horrors of life. Read More
Written in 2008 (mainly) when we had an eigtht-month long winter in Melbourne. Read More
"Never let a good deed go unpunished!" they say, and this true story seems to support that saying. Read More

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Living in Melbourne is hard enough as it is, but for Annah it's going to get a whole lot harder. What happens when your saved bythe one you were trying to protect? Read More
Michael Fiotney is running away from the police because they think he commited a crime that he didn't commit. He is also running away from the deadliest group in the world after he stole 1 cigarette from them, but the group don't want the cigarette, they want whats on it. Read More

Book / Romance

July 01, 2009

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COMPLETED: A violent cough racked my body as the poisonous smoke clogged up my lungs. Through my watery eyes I could see the deadly flames quickly dancing across the paddock after me. I gave my horse, Coffee, another hard kick in panic and urged her faster. Why, oh why didn't… Read More

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Final part of my memoir on reading stuff. Read More

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