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Memoirs from the Stars tells the tale of two close friends and the lives they lead, and how they become tangled and confused; lives of love, loss and tragedy. But can they find happiness? Read More
Rita never imagined that someone from New York City would move to the same small town in Iowa where she is living. She knows Travis and in NYC, he belonged to a gang. Rita wants nothing to do with Travis because her father just happened to be killed by a… Read More
Tom writes in his journal about a girl he will never forget. Read More
Annabelle is what she calls a "street singer." She wanders around New York City, singing and playing guitar in hope of donations from generous people. All she wants is enough money to buy food and water. Sadly, the New Yorkers have stopped giving, and it's harder for her to make… Read More

Book / Romance

October 01, 2013

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George Thornton is a string puller. Some of the strings he pulls can be very helpful. Some not so much. Read More

Short Story / Other

September 20, 2013

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SHort Story I wrote for lols about a homeless man, plz enjoy haterz. Read More
Jordyn is trying to find a place in the big city. New York. Along the way, she finds the truth about different things. What made her sister so perfect? Who are her real friends? Who is she? Read More

Book / Fantasy

August 29, 2013

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Just an idea, not much ground yet: Michelle Fox is trudging home from yet another failed job interview; unbeknownst to her, she's being followed. Read More

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A sample from one of the stories in NEW YORK STORIES. Read More

Book / Romance

May 19, 2013

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When Brandon Langston lands an internship with Wexford Enterprises, the number one corporation in Manhattan, he's determined not to let anything get in his way. But when he runs into the CEO's daughter, Charlotte, his entire world turns upside down. And his biggest dreams become something entirely different. "Everything can… Read More
This is a short piece using an unreliable narrator. A man becomes infatuated with a woman who lives in his building. He is suspicious of his landlords intentions with her. Read More
Callie Benson has been trained to kill. Fathered by the deadly business man, Flint Dalton, Callie has earned herself a few enemies growing up. Each strive to find Callie's weakness, only to find she has none. But Callie has a secret, one she's been running from for two years. His… Read More
In the aftermath of the Zombie Apocalypse humanity is triumphant. The last of the Zee hordes are being put down in South Asia while the United World government attempts to rebuild society in Safe Zones through out the world. Special Ops team leader code named Hollywood of the Manhattan Safe… Read More
In a world where humanity prevailed against a zombie epidemic the survivors struggle to maintain a civilized society. In chapter 2 Hollywood the leader of a Spec Ops team of militia fighters return to the Manhattan Safe Zone after decimating a small zombie horde in the Jersey marshlands. Read More

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A cliche (spellcheck, anyone?) beggining, followed by overused situations and surreal characters that have been tailored around fluffy, blurry dream make this novel seem unappealing and boring. All I can ask is for a chance. Read More
"Dad, what was Mom like?" My daughter asked me this simple--yet crucial--question, and I had absolutely no idea how to answer it. I had to dig deep within my memories, back when I was young, happy, and in love. I sat down with my daughter, and I began to tell… Read More
Could you believe that one mistake can change your life? Eric made a mistake like that. So did his wife, kids, and girlfriend. Maybe it just runs in the family to make mistakes. At quick glance, you would say that the Baldwin's are well and successful family. If you knew… Read More

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Aubrey MacEwen was from the city; The Big Apple, and now she finds herself in a small, rich town with hidden conflicts and attractive people. She plans to hurry out of high school and immediately move back to the city, but what happens when she falls in love for the… Read More
I've noticed how females are treated and how they behave a lot of the time in public transportation. This piece is not meant to intentionally offend anyone, since I am a female teenager in NYC who rides the subway =] Read More
Two best friends, Theodore and Sydney's lives get changed forever from their 9th grade field trip to New York City. Their whole town thinks that they're dead, and they're finding out so much about their lives that they didn't know was possible, like being a part of an underground spy… Read More
Lauren Clark was the inspiring young woman who had everything she needed, the perfect boyfriend, a successful job as a reporter at the local Newspaper’s head office as the fashion columnist, a nice place to live, and very loving parents who always backed her up on anything. All of that… Read More
Alright ya'll this is the mostly about how I became a vampire slayer and shit, This is a true story. I shit you not. Now I'm a motha fuck'n vampire slaya and that's not my motha fuck'n occupation it's my hobby, and I'm damn good at what I do. Sit… Read More
Think the world is gonna be safe by our finest? Think again. It's a whole new decade and things are about to get out of control Read More
(Work in Progress) This is a fun little vampire story I write on between novels. Mostly for my own edification, one day it may turn into a full-fledged novel. I will post what I have and update as I add. One thing I promise--I will be original. I do not… Read More

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There really is another story other than Maximum Ride's, ya know. So I don't have to save the world, so I haven't told Congress off; Congress still doesn't know I exist. With me, there are no impossible numbers. There is no gang that I would risk my life for; only… Read More

Short Story / Other

December 04, 2009

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So this is an idea that's been in my head for knid of a while now. I wanted to put down part of it in a short story to see what everyone thinks. If I get enough comments and positive feedback, I'll do a longer version! Read More
Experience Davin's search for home through the Singaporean boy's narrative about life in New York City - as an actor and as a gay man living in the world today. Read More
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