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An alternate version of TMM, sans the comic relief character. Jericho came to the rural town of Tarker's Greene to investigate a series of bizarre murders. The local press has kept the disturbing details of this incident from the public, but Jericho has a way of obtaining information. Read More
Sometimes deaths go unsolved. Sometimes they go unpunished. Sometimes the victims are forgotten. Here I try to recount some real life stories of people I knew that fell victim to crime. * For privacy, names have been changed** Read More
I was never a gangster nor do I seek to be one – I’m just a hustler with many enemies. The way I go about my life has invited danger and death upon my doorstep. What do they expect me to do when they seek to intimidate me? Just because… Read More
Travis comes out of a daze while driving to discover he's driving a stranger's car, wearing a stranger's clothes, and covered in blood; and he has no memory of the past 12 hours. He retraces his footsteps to regain his memories and get to the bottom of the mystery. Read More

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Comments: 3

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The Fiction, Yes Please House

Neon City: a Mega Metropolis filled with brightly lit Casinos, Dark rave clubs, aromatic food centers and shadowy bars. Each filled with dangerous Gangs known as "Street Tribes", and overwatched by the dispassionate and often equally nefarious "Straight Suits" from their Corporate glass towers while Netters use their cyber expertise… Read More
A short story based on my favourite song (same as the title). Read More
In the summer of 1992, in Poland, the Zilberman family went to the country house of the grandparents to make a peaceful holiday, when an event will change everything... Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

This was written some time ago, an unfinished project in the crime genre. Got about half way through before other things took over. Posting here as a bit of a "sampler" to see if it is worth finishing. Boyd is a trained and able assassin who’s inner sense of morals… Read More

Reads: 175

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Abandoned House

This is why there are believed to be fewer female killers in the world, we are just simple smarter. Read More
Never stray to where the waters flow... Read More
Flash Fiction, 297 words. A foul plot is in play, but to what outcome? Written by Daniel A.J Barker Read More

Reads: 104

Comments: 4

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The Booksie Classic House

Jonah Lester was previously bribed into a horrible killing machine. Should he continue? His bestfriends wonder why he was accused with no actual evidence only one knows the darkest secret of the city's mass murderer. Read More

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Comments: 5

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The Review Chain House

"I'm Nothing," Is what she named herself to cope with reality. From a somewhat "normal" office worker to a survivor, Nothing tries her best to survive the apocalypse. With her mind forcing her to forget the trauma, Nothing is able to fight despite her countless nightmares and suffocating silence. But,… Read More
When an unusual anti-government activist is accused in the murder of a government official, Alexander Trust, an ambitious state official, seizes the opportunity to direct the apprehension, investigation and prosecution of the accused activist in an effort to promote his gubernatorial campaign. Although overwhelming evidence of guilt envelops the accused… Read More
Robert2046 spends a day researching media accounts of horror and violence and gains a haunting self knowledge in the process. Read More
A simple heist at a hardware store uncovers a brutal crime spree leaving a police officer dead, several innocents murdered, and the small Oregon town of Sweet Home shaken to its core. Veteran police officer Lacey James answers the call. The robbery suspect has fled, but the items she finds… Read More

Reads: 187

Shelves: 3

The Abandoned House

Based on The Chicks' song by the same name. Read More

Tags: murder, friends

This is from a dream that I once had about a witch and her want to remain young forever. Read More
A lawyer is caught in a dilemma of a life time Read More
She heard a few screams from below—they probably belonged to horrified citizens upon discovering his body—and turned away. What a shame that such a lovely night had to be ruined by this. Read More

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Comments: 2

The Poems House

Rebecca Betty Bees has a beau and he has come to call on her under the light of the romantic full-moon. What could go wrong? Read More
MURDER WEAPON WAS SIMPLE. OR WAS IT? NOBODY WOULD HAVE THOUGHT ABOUT IT ! AN INTRICATE INVESTIGATION FOR THE FAMED DETECTIVE INSPECTOR! Read More
Considering everything involved, it was a rather odd scenario for a murder. Read More

Tags: murder, poison, park, dog

Reads: 110

Shelves: 3

The Abandoned House

My first kill. Read More

Tags: murder

Reads: 74

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This poem is just a joke, and some of my imaginative ideas just come out of nowhere! They are also jagged, I know, but they are not lyrical, Yep, they are another boring and nonsensical poem. This NEVER happened in real life, and just take some time to understand it,… Read More

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Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

This story is about what happens when a boy is blamed for the murder of his best friend. ~The characters and any incidents in this story are purely fiction. Any similarity with any person, living or dead, is purely coincidental. ~The content is COPYRIGHTED. ~The story is PURELY for ENTERTAINMENT… Read More
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