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It all started with coughing. How did it end up this complicated? [Reader insert.] Written 2016. Read More

Featured Review by HJ FURL

"You've moved on, Meg; your writing's in a different place now, a higher place, I'm so happy, pleased, thrilled and proud for you. Great, grippin..." Read More

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Shiloh Green was once happy. Ever since she’d started dating her sort-of-famous boyfriend Braxton Abbott, drummer for the popular YouTube band Contained Chaos, the future had seemed promising. They’d get married, have kids, have successful careers, and live happily ever after. Everything would be picture perfect. That was the plan—until… Read More
REMIXES AND SONG CREATIONS ARE STRICTLY PROHIBITED. Lawsuits will be filed if you take my lyrics, so fucking try me :) ¨Welcome, Stranger! You must have Guts to Proceed to Read a Piece as fine as this! He-heh-hegeh! Thank you!¨ For reals, though: This was only made in about 10-15… Read More

Tags: music, rap, black, talent, woke

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This post is about the musical power of Jimi Hendrix, and what he gave through the power of his music. I also write about the fear of the powerful black man, and how this relates to history. Read More
Excerpt: "And our next guests you have all been waiting for are the amazing, breath-taking, hot OUT OF THE BLUE!" She heard Cas greeting the band, friendly but casual as always and that made her smile. It was her brother who made her snap out of her thoughts when he… Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 30, 2021

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Comments: 1

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The past two days have been rough. To help myself, I listened to a song on repeat until I felt better. While listening to the music, I wrote this. Read More
An old homily states that, “one should save the best for the last”! The final book in The Rockstar trilogy brings the story of Aaron Donnelly to a likely end. As a fledgling writer, I learned much in my odyssey of writing a novel and gained much experience. As a… Read More
This is the last in a three part series about a guy who sells dream information, and doesn't seem to fit in until he arrives in a town Called Chester. Read More
This is a book full of song lyrics composed by myself. I’m writing the lyrics to various tunes and beats. With each song lyric, I aim to express a particular story or emotion within the lyric. If you would like to use my lyrics, feel free to message me for… Read More
The second of a trilogy of mini-books that chronicle the experiences of a young guy who works his way through a life centered on music. It continues the story of his journey from a teenager in the sixties through to his final concert he dreamed of performing. As with all… Read More

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Sometimes dreams come true; other times they don't. This is a story about the former... Hopefully. [Cold At My Core 2] [Updates whenever.] Read More
Vintage music is something I absolutely love. One time I went through some song titles of songs from before 1950 and found an interesting thing . A lot of these vintage songs had amusing titles, some of which could be considered controversial today. I thus decided to create a “book”… Read More

Tags: love, life, music, memory, songs

This poem was inspired by an episode of Bonanza Read More
In an alternate past, two old friends and rivals meet to discuss their potential future. Read More
I saw this photo of a cat in a guitar case and had to write a story about it. Hope it pleases some. Read More

Tags: music, cat, guitar, docks

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Comments: 4

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The Rockstar is a trilogy of mini-books that chronicle the experiences of a lad who stumbles into a life centered on music. It is the story of his journey from a teenager in the sixties through to his final concert he dreamed of performing. As with all of us, it… Read More

Featured Review by Criss Sole

"What a terrifying night. Hopefully Mark will be alright... i wonder what caused this chaos. Got lots of questions now... great beginning. " Read More

Cover art by Roger Mosley from Pixabay Read More

Tags: music, memory

Reads: 64

Comments: 2

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Image by Gerd Altmann from Pixabay Read More

Book / Fantasy

March 04, 2021

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Comments: 4

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Pearl's world is turned upside down when the plague hits. While she and her family struggle to survive, Pearl is just looking for a friend. Read More

Featured Review by Black Dog

"Great world building, you revealed enough that I got a feel for it and, held enough back to really pique my interest." Read More

These are psychic visions that I experienced of Jimi Hendrix, and they revealed things to me about his life that I later found were absolutely true. Read More

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This is a story based on spiritual experiences I have with Jimi Hendrix. The story explains what he experiences as memories of his twin flame come into his mind. It's a bit like a stream of consciousness story, with the memories bringing him to other worlds. Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 01, 2021

Reads: 75

Comments: 2

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A poem written to celebrate World Music Therapy Day. Cover image: Read More
The story of the rise, fall and redemption of a band in the 90s Brooklyn Hardcore scene. A fictional but accurate portrait of New York, the clubs, the scene and the people coming up at the time. Read More
Being alone during the Covid 19 pandemic can have it's problems. Read More

Tags: music, voices

The Rory Gallagher Crime Fiction Contest is now closed. Thank you to everyone who entered! The judge has the entries and as soon as we have our winners we will let you know. Read More

Tags: music, mystery, crime, noir

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