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Short Story / Romance

February 14, 2020

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The Booksie Classic House

A short romance story set in New York. Read More
Watch as tragedy sparks the downward spiral of a brilliant young man in New Jersey and New York. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

A short story about Winter in the New Year. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

A short poem about New York. Read More
A story of Power and wealth, crime and cover ups. Where the concepts of the class system and collateral damage are challenged. Money puts friendships in jeopardy and loyalty to the test. Read More
The New York Sorority Society is about a group of Lower Manhattan teenagers who have adventures in life, love, and matters that concern them in the 21st century. As Edith, Jane, Candace, and Mary, deal with their family, and boyfriends at parties, their decisions have a lot of consequences as… Read More
New York, 2019. Edith Grey is a thirteen year old teenager from New York, who is the President of the Sorority Society, a group of girls who gossip about life, love, and boyfriends. The first novel in a new children's series. Read More
A new collection of romantic stories set in New York. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

A collection of romantic stories set in New York. Read More
In the New York Library, Martin Carter, a well known writer of crime novels, is found dead near the globe of the World. As Detective Mark Franklin investigates, he can't make up his mind as to who the killer is. Read More
New York, 1925. During The Roaring Twenties, nineteen year old Christine Anderson, a lady of wealth, recounts her story while she romances Hugh James, a twenty year old son of wealthy lawyers, in the city that never sleeps. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

During the Trump Presidency, a earthquake hits New York sending the city that never sleep into darkness. When a group of survivors struggles to survive, New York Chief of Police Edward Patterson, Jr., and his crew, make sure the city pulls through the disaster. Read More
New York, 1970. Eighteen year old May Joseph, is a woman's right's activist in the city that never sleeps, attempts to find her voice, despite her family's objections. When she meets Greg Sanders, the nineteen year old son of Republican Senator Todd Sanders, their love for each other spans a… Read More
Arch Patton finds himself role-playing between assignments. The Korean Yakuza and bully behavior is handled with a different twist Read More
Manhattan, New York, 1978. A series of gay and lesbian comic and dramatic stories set in the late 1970's New York. Read More
an excerpt on being an empath in the big city Read More
Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and New York (Plus Ontario, Canada). Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

Seth is riding the subway. While reading a book, a girl comes and sits right next to him. Being a bit surprised by this, he can't say a single word, so they sit in silence for about ten minutes. The girl has to get off at the next station. She… Read More

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The Review Chain House

"Yes; I am a dreamer. For a dreamer is one who can only find their way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world" - Oscar Wilde Braylin Evans is just finding her way by moonlight all the way to New… Read More
The development of a young man as he moves further into a world of addiction and the underground. The story is based on real people living in New Jersey and New York City. Read More
New York, 1971. Mark Chambers is a man who lives in his Lower Manhattan apartment. When a series of deaths happen in the city that never sleeps, he is forced to find out who the killer is-otherwise he'll end up dead. Read More
A young man continues his downward spiral into the world of drugs. Read More
For readers who would like to find love on their very first date! Read More

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New York, 1959. Richard Chambers is a gay man who leaves home due to his parents' conservative religious beliefs, and seeks out a whole new world in which drags himself into an abyss in which there's no escape. Read More
Martin Robertson is a writer who lives in New York. As he struggles through life, his girlfriend Evelyn, keeps him honest in the city that never sleeps. Read More
Karen Fletcher is a young New York woman in her early twenties. When she meets Beth James, a socialite in her mid-thirties, they fall in love with each other at a Lower Manhattan party hosted by Becky Cain, one of the richest people in the city that never sleeps. Read More
New York, 1924. Twenty-two year old Emily James is a young lady during the Roaring Twenties, New York. When she meets Charles Baxter, a rich man of means, their romance causes a lot of problems. Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

New York, 2018. Mark Sanders is a New York businessman who indulges in all kinds of bad behaviour, before he suffers from the excesses of the World, that takes him down the abyss of a life tainted by decisions that causes him to re-evaluate his middle-age life in his forties. Read More
The fractured lives of gay and lesbian twenty year old New Yorkers in modern, 21st century America, that consumes them in the art, and film world. Read More
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