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From my longer novella, "From This Shoreline" Read More

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My first attempt at fiction. It was inspired by a Dream. Read More
Claire Attaway, a young professional woman in her twenties, bumps into a stranger on a busy street in London. At first glance, his demeanor disappoints her. Yet, an incomprehensible power radiates out from him. His name is Mason Brannigan and he owns a jewelry store. They continue to meet, but… Read More

Tags: romance, novella

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Privilege and power breed recklessness; when combined with pure morality they form a force of nature. No amount of difficulty will keep Christine, a young sorceress from a cursed land, from destroying an injustice that has ruined the lives of a father and his daughter. She could never have predicted… Read More

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[How To Pronounce Names/Words] Aislinn- Ash-len All Aislinn knew how to do was run. Every time she did something wrong, she ran. But now when she can't run, what will happen? When she has to stay and fight? When lives depend on her? And when she finds out what she… Read More

Tags: novella

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Maryam belongs to the world above ground, a world where everyone is waiting around for death to finally take them. But in a twist of fate and chance meetings maybe she could change her world for the better. Read More

Tags: love, hope, future, novella

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Shaun is down on his luck. Drunk and grief-stricken, he heads for the nearest bar to seek solace. There he meets Eliza, a femme fatale drawn from the dark corners of the noir tradition, and is soon drawn into a world of hard drinking and addiction. Throw in a drug… Read More

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The Science Fiction House

All kindess isn't wise. · • · • · • · Third’s clutch escaped their home universe years ago, before any of them were old enough to legally take a name and to stop having to risk themselves to keep others alive. She’s still too young for that, and the… Read More
This is one of my stories that I wrote last year. It was my first, and its not the best. But, I thought I'd put it on here just to see how people like. It's a novella, so it's a little longer than a short story. This is a story… Read More
'...and they kept her word' is a short novel with two central characters. Revolving around the friendship of Avanti and Arnav since childhood, the story takes the readers to their love lives in the future. Amidst hatred, fights, arguments and naughtiness as kids, when these two realize the presence of… Read More

Book / Romance

April 29, 2016

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Two strangers. One chance encounter. One life-changing night. **Disclaimer: I do not own the photo used for the cover. All credit goes to the photographer and anybody else involved.** Read More

Book / Thrillers

January 11, 2016

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Stan Jessup's life in the military sent him home with a host of personal demons. His life as a journalist would take him to the villa of Don Marco Chicala, were he would find a story so evil, the very telling should be a sin. Read More
A little taste of what i've got for a novella I am planning. Read More

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Sometimes, it’s the people we love who cause us the most pain. Based in the year 1992. This ghetto fable follows the trouble-filled lives of the Thomas family. In the midst of a family crisis each member of the Thomas family is faced with making a choice that could tear… Read More

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Naya has always seen life as one big opportunity to shine and make your name known, much to her mother's dismay. Never one to stay fixated on a hobby for long, Naya finds herself captivated by the world of fashion design. With this new passion driving her existence, she pours… Read More

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This is actually a short story (possibly a novella) that I started a few years ago until I got distracted with other things. I decided I will put it up in chapters in order to force myself to finish it. It's about a family from Texas and the relationship between… Read More

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This is the first chapter in my upcoming novella, "Under the Willow". Read More
The Chronicles of the Moon, the Sun and Stars After the Goblins of Repnor led a siege party to the City of Kings. The Phoenix and his dragon were charged with destroying the goblin army before further damage could be done on the city gates and stop the threat. The… Read More
A novella about love, death and possible past-life connections Read More

Book / Humor

August 21, 2014

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There is price for everything and one should be careful what they wish for. All deals made come due eventually. Read More

Book / Humor

August 15, 2014

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Meg is rude. She knows this, and doesn’t bother to hide it. This uncouth behavior attracts the attention of one Taylor Oak. Despite how hard she resists, this confusing young man worms his way into her life and, little by little, she realizes she is changing. The concept terrifies her,… Read More

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Marie was happy when she married Vladimir, but to her surprise, that happiness didn't last very long. Due to the fear and anxiety she holds in herself, she's too scared to run away or ask for help. Read More
Megan is faced with a difficult decision when she learns her husband isn't the man she thinks he is. In fact, she learns all the men in her life hide secrets that they don't want exposed. Renee, Megan's best friend, is getting married to Angelo, but is he really the… Read More

Book / Romance

June 03, 2014

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A saga of love and of coming age that takes you through a swift but promising ride filled with true love and romance. Linda, the protagonist is a perfect reflection of her mother at 27. From the SouthFair, she moves to the small town of Gladstone with her family. Her… Read More
Alexis Wood believes her life is remarkably unremarkable; and it is, up until she meets Matthew Lowell, the mysterious and alluring artist, who's presence in her life marks the beginning of a series of events that threatens to destroy all she holds dear. Read More

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This is a fast paced horror/thriller centered around a lost artifact that has existed since before the birth of Christ. A middle eastern farmer stumbled across the artifact thousands of years ago, and while owning it he had the ability to achieve immortality by enslaving the people around him, causing… Read More

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When Abigail decides to start a new life in a new home; she doesn't realise how much things will change for her forever. Although the previous owner of her house has died, she hasn't exactly moved on. She has to teach Abigail the ways of the Intercessor, a race of… Read More
Castigator Trimestru has lost a lot in his miserable life. His mother, and elderly mute. His father, died to the rebellion of the districts of Panem. His sister, who volunteered for Castigator, leading up to her ultimate death. But not, Castigator must face the biggest obstacle that he almost defeated.… Read More

Book / Young Adult

February 13, 2014

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Comments: 5

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Zoe gets trapped inside her city when it's quarantined because of a deadly virus outbreak. Paired with a pink bat, a bad sense of humor and a pyro who may or not be crazy she must fight her way free. Or lose everything. *Warning! Graphic Content (violence and gore) &… Read More
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