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A not-so-happy story of one of my earliest memories. Names changed to protect the not-so-innocent. Read More

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True love holds out over tragedy. A good sense of humor and attraction can over come many things. Including the wreck of the day that last thirty years later. Read More

Reads: 148

Comments: 2

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An eight year old boy, living in Kansas during the Great Depression, has visions in the middle of a dust storm.(Click the link at the bottom of my profile tab to read the properly formatted version) Read More

Reads: 214

Comments: 7

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"The Sea boiled, the Wine turned sour, Dogs grew mad, and all other creatures became languid; causing to man, among other diseases, burning fevers, hysterics, and phrensies." John Brady, Clavis Calendaria, 1812. A young man and his friends take a fateful trip to go to visit his uncle in Wisconsin… Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 30, 2012

Reads: 140

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In 1997, the world’s highest paid corporate lawyer, Lawrence Inlow, was struck in the head by the rotor blade of a company helicopter when he prematurely departed the aircraft. Company CEO, Steven Hilbert, was subsequently questioned regarding the incident, and the disembarkation procedure he himself approved (to save executive time).… Read More
A strained couple stop at a gas station on a cross country trip. Read More

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Comments: 295

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Hunter and Aubrey are beginning the second phase of their life together. They just moved into their Colorado home together and spent a great summer getting adjusted. Everything's perfect, except that Aubrey finds herself more and more alone while Hunter and his band are on tour. She's always been supportive… Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 11, 2010

Reads: 124

Comments: 1

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A HIP-HOP/RAP I ROTS ABOUT MY LAST GURL. Read More

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Comments: 25

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(Completed) Hunter Johnson has wanted only one thing his entire life: to be a musician. When his band finally catches their big break, nothing can bring him down. He's determined to not get distracted by anything, but when he meets Aubrey, a beautiful dancer in Los Angeles, he can't help… Read More

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Comments: 102

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(Completed) Aubrey Carrington was born to dance and at twenty-one, she packs up everything she knows to pursue her dream. Life isn't easy in LA, and when she meets Hunter Johnson, an aspiring musician, her world is shaken. She's forced to re-evaluate the true reason she moved and if she… Read More
There things you will always miss in your lifetime Read More
Here I am, and what I am. Read More
We're just victims of something we had created. Read More

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Comments: 1

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Just to show no matter hat you should still love him. Read More
Will you enter the Halls of Hallucinations after you time is up? Read More

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The things terrible in life that go unreconized. Read More
Just how everyone has someone watching over them, through good times and bad. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 15, 2009

Reads: 266

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

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Innocence on the edge in a midwest summer. Read More

Short Story / Memoir

October 12, 2008

Reads: 298

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

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A dialogue of two friends. starting with kraig. alternating to lisa. a break in line signifiess a character change. Read More
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