Ocean stories, books, poems, and more

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A middle-aged man attempting suicide takes a room in a boarding house on the New Jersey shore during the height of summer, and encounters a woman who tries to seduce him into embracing life. A wrenching emotional journey. (Two-character stage play) Read More
Just a written stroll near the ocean. Read More

Tags: music, waves, ocean

Reads: 4563

Comments: 91

Shelves: 84

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After fighting in the Second World War, Edmond O’Neil returns home, desperate to reconcile with his father, a man of eighty, who has become an invalid. In the process, he will discover a dreadful secret, one that will tear his sanity apart. If you would like a physical copy of… Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 15, 2020

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Comments: 1

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A simple haiku I wrote for a poetry contest, wherein the theme was Feminine Energy. Read More
This is a quick poem I wrote last night, just describing different worlds and feelings , places I've been and such..... Read More
A person can be just as much a wolf as a wolf. Read More

Tags: ocean, storm, wolves

A group of seriously deluded and deeply flawed human beings wade into the water of a lagoon for an underwater adventure. What is waiting for them in the dark and murky depths ...? Read More
Light versus dark, day versus night, warm versus cold ... which will win? Read More
A Barnacle is like..... Read More

Tags: dear, ocean

A comedy about the struggles of living underwater. Read More

Tags: fantasy, comedy, ocean, au

Reads: 166

Comments: 2

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A poem about the acceptance and celebration of meaninglessness Read More
ocean and time: shackle of the keeper:- blistering, searing new fantasy novel blurs lines between dreams, reality and evil masterfully crafted by andrew sorensen, 'shackle of the keeper', volume one of the 'ocean and time' series, takes readers deep into the fantasy genre and into a world where dreams only… Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 30, 2020

Reads: 112

Comments: 1

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Tags: ocean

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"An excellent poem that captures the sea in all its glory." Read More

Reads: 204

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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My throat was dry, shards of glass sharp against it, cutting against the edges to try and let the water in. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 02, 2020

Reads: 207

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

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Poem / Poetry

December 21, 2019

Reads: 219

Comments: 4

Shelves: 3

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Positive or Negative Tides Read More

Reads: 252

Comments: 7

Shelves: 4

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A parody poem dedicated to my younger brother and his stuffed shark, Fluffy. Special thanks to my friend Jesús for his help with details about all the marine animals, and sincere apologies to Clement Clarke Moore. Read More

Reads: 160

Comments: 1

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Aniah is a Queen. The Queen of the ocean to be exact. A year ago, her mother died, leaving her the kingdom. But Aniah’s not sure she’s ready. She attends her first gathering, a meeting of Kings and Queens all around the world. There she meets Emily, who’s also a… Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

November 11, 2019

Reads: 195

Comments: 1

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Reads: 249

Comments: 8

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Just take a minute to appreciate the full ramifications of this. Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

Tags: news, ocean, wild, whale, rugby

Poem / Poetry

November 06, 2019

Reads: 232

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Tags: dreams, blue, ocean, far

This isn't the destination I set sail for, but it's exactly where I ended up. Read More

Tags: ocean

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