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I play the devil's advocate and actually encourage people to gamble as much as they want! Read More
Gambling, like most good things can have a negative affect when it is enjoyed too much. If you have an addiction to anything, including gambling and want to break free from it, know that you are not alone; there are others out there like you. There are people who want… Read More
Friendships, life, losses and gains. It is a story about a boy's early life and what he now feels about one part of it. Part fact, part fiction, and some thing not covered at all. Read More
Charity Mail, a dumb idea. Read More
Minimum wage in the United States of America hasn't been raised since I was working as a cashier in high school, that was over 10 years ago. It is still $7.25. Most people being paid minimum wage have to work 2 or 3 jobs to support themselves and their families.… Read More

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1/09/2018 One needs money to do anything. To anyone this seems benign, innocent and normal. Just the way it is. But is not money the root of all evil? The deeply spiritual and musical Jamaican reggae artists seem to think so, at least, as well as tribesmen who weren’t brought… Read More

Tags: evil, money, is, why

Nakeisha Quansah always wanted to be a legendary musician. After getting her wish, her life is nothing but a constant nightmare... Read More
A perplexing question I would like an answer to. Read More
Brian gets turned off when Nina says something odd during sex. Lindsay becomes jealous of an up-and-coming DJ working his club. Brent tries to convince his father he’s not a failure. Read More

Tags: sex, comedy, money, nyc, 1980s

It's no surprise that money related conflicts are frequently cited as a reason for many divorce cases. There is a good reason for this. Money and stress are like butter and jelly, whether it's because of an overextended budget, overspending or even the discovery of your spouse's secret credit card.… Read More
In the midst of the ghetto lives a young black man, raised by his mom to stay on a straight path he does everything he can to avoid trouble and maintain good grades in school. In this community he is seen as an outsider since the culture involves the typical… Read More
Money isn't everything! Don't be too conscious about it! It kills! Read More
Naomi asks Oliver to get pain pills for Colton, and so Oliver is forced to team up with Charlie to do just that. Kenny and Jackie team up to extort money from Roy. Colton suffers from pain after a major biking accident puts him in the hospital. Read More
A billionaire oil-tycoon is acquitted of his wife's murder. Now the only witness to one of the hottest cases in American history pulls former journalist turned con-man Lewis Maynard into a web of violence and conspiracy. Led to the streets of Brazil, pursuing something called the Black Vulture--whose worth far… Read More
Money makes the world go round, but sometimes it can bring poverty. Here`s how to view wealth and insure you keep more of it. Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 05, 2020

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There's a famous saying "Time is money," although that is partially true, money can be replaceable in ways that time cannot be. Read More
The big corona is keeping us all indoors. Times have changed. Love still stinks Read More

Tags: god, life, money, ace, good

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Beaming with thoughts of grandeur, what will one man do to prove himself worthy of the lifestyle he dreams of, and how far until his ambition takes him before the past catches up. On the run from a past he is ready to disown, Tony is determined to be the… Read More

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The Heir and the Spare is a flash fiction piece about a wealthy Parisian who has been fatally shot. His inheritance will then transfer to his brother and sister-in-law, which creates further problems within the family. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 22, 2020

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We're trapped in a free market economy. Despite this poem, I'm not a communist. I'm just stressed about my future of becoming an entrepreneur. Read More
Peek into the life of a girl whose body really isn't her own. Read More
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