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A young girl, Amanda, just days away from turning 16 is faced with a decision that her whole life depends on, as well as her beloved mother. After what her Father put her through she is not sure she can let her frail mother go into harms way. Which will… Read More

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part of my university collection I moved from England to New Zealand two weeks ago, and tonight I wrote this poem about being homesick. Please enjoy, and feel free to leave comments describing your own experiences with homesickness! :) Read More

Script / Other

July 19, 2014

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A short play based on the story of Stan Graham, a New Zealand farmer who killed seven people in 1941. Read More
Ben is a young man suffering from OCD. He's in love with his best friend but they don't have long left together... Read More
My friend asked me a question and I wasn't sure, and I couldn't find anything on Google. *GASP*! Read More

Book / Romance

November 17, 2013

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She vowed never to return. To save her brother from financial ruin, Piper Harland must do the one thing she swore she’d never do—return to the tiny island hometown where Ryan “West” Westlake crushed her heart. Piper is tough, resilient and a little wild—much like the remote and beautiful Stewart… Read More
I wrote this for a NZ story competition I learnt about from my teacher. It is about a young village boy, Harvey, who save the day when a small village is attacked by a dragon. It is exactly 750 words. Read More
The year is 2302 the world has been in complete Anarchy for over 50 year. On the southern Island on New Zealand one boy risks it all. Read More
Four friends at a New Year's party, all trying to find someone to kiss at the end of 2010 and at the beginning of 2011. I'm not sure what this is, I just wrote it using characters from a novel I'm currently writing. Read More

Book / Romance

October 10, 2010

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Larissa Hurst has just landed the job that everyone wants; personal assistant to Cooper Stanton - hottest movie star around. This takes Lari to the set of Cooper's new film, located on the small Waiheke Island, New Zealand. 14 months is a long time to work so closely with another… Read More

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Ali was really trying to convince herself that she loved her husband, But with Jake, it was more complicated, He was an abusive brute,leaving Ali physically and mentally broken. Though when he decided to take a vacation in the beautiful city of Dunedin, New Zealand, her luck changed. After crossing… Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 07, 2008

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This is a memory of New Zealand. There are a few Maori words and if your interested the translations are as follows - Aotearoa: New Zealand, Whakapapa: a famous volcano in the North Island, Pounamu: green stone, Tupou: was the closest town to the village I was staying in. Read More

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Synopsis for Flying Kiwis. During the first nineteen years of the twenty-first century, the citizens of AOTEAROA(the land of the long white cloud) wallowed in almost arrogant self-indulgence. Then out of the 01 01 2020 evening sunset flew six wave skimming single-seater aircraft. The North Island era of bliss was… Read More
A widower photo-journalist abruptly ends three months of mourning and sets out to find an A-list woman. Curiously he becomes associated, but not exclusively, with a red-head journalist nicknamed 'The Rottweiler'. Nothing passing for romantic attachment emerges until the climatic vigil when Maggie sits out the night alone on Piha… Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 12, 2007

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