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Book / Other

December 03, 2017

Reads: 39

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

***STORY IN PROGRESS*** Life is a peculiar beast, is it not? We all sift through its contents, either taking it in stride or allowing it all to come crashing down. We push forward, bothered by the littlest things and hardly cherishing the great memories we make. We… Read More

Essay / Other

November 26, 2017

Reads: 0

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

In this essay I will give my perspective on the short story "The Stolen party." Read More
A man struggles to maintain a grip on reality while haunted by worsening recurring nightmares that intrude in his everyday life... or is he really becoming possessed by something otherworldly and entirely evil? Told in first-person present tense for an intriguing reading experience. Read More
The day I was in a car accident, when I almost lost my leg, is the day that my entire perspective on life changed. From that day, I have been a better person, learned amazing life lessons, and so much more. Want to know about that day and what… Read More

Short Story / Thrillers

October 19, 2017

Reads: 29

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Developing the aforementioned competency is not easy but you don’t need the IQ of Einstein to master it either. There are ways which would help you approach a problem with a completely different mindset. Read More

Reads: 91

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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A friend's close friend has died. Who has done it? Read More

Book / Other

November 08, 2016

Reads: 58

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Xaia is a shy girl who attends Cougar Middle School. She refers to herself as an investigative journalist, because she likes to observe her classmates and inspect their drama and everyday school lives. But, when her secret notebook is uncovered, all her observations are spilled out. Will Xaia be able… Read More
A small fable I created to encourage, or in regards to self reflection. Read More

Poem / Humor

July 17, 2016

Reads: 105

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

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Poem / Other

April 28, 2016

Reads: 75

Comments: 1

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Always thought about it. Never truly grasped it. I wonder how long it'll be before we meet it. Nothing special. Just some words I slapped on with a keyboard. Call it what you will. It'll be dust, but at least it was poetic dust? Read More
not everything is what it seems Read More

Reads: 191

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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One person pondering of why words can be cruel, and what they could do with positivity. Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 16, 2016

Reads: 130

Comments: 4

Shelves: 3

The 'The Odd Ones' House

Life is not black and white. Nor are we. Read More
A different take on religion. Read More

Reads: 181

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Indeed... Winter is the finiest season and snow is beautiful... Enjoy my little description of it:) Read More
Triple homicide in a quiet English township. What really goes on behind the doors of Town Hall? Read More

Poem / Fantasy

July 19, 2015

Reads: 280

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

There is never one way of seeing something. What if one person could see the dismal and dark or the bright and happy simply by choosing which eye to peer through. Read More
We travel from far distances to inhabit a man’s mind for a few moments at the cafe. This is not a personal picturing but sharing impressions and perspectives of what I could imagine. This took 20 minutes to write. Would love a comment or give a few ideas, thank you… Read More

Reads: 267

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

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A different (theological neutral) retelling and musing about life and our purpose on earth. Read More
This is a joint publication of Berkeley ad Floricanto Presses. This book articulates a critical-progressive perspective of American education dealing with the real issues in the classroom. These are reflections of a Hispanic teacher—a Puerto Rican immigrant who experienced his family’s struggle to ensure he was well educated—based on a… Read More

Reads: 146

Shelves: 1

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3 perspectives on a moment in suburbia Read More

Essay / Other

February 05, 2015

Reads: 1006

Shelves: 1

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In the mid-eighties, snow-thrower manufacturing firm Toro, launched a promotion where purchasers of snow blower could refund a part of their purchase in the event that the next winter was characterized by modest snowfalls. The amount of money that was refunded was related to the amounts of snowfall thus putting… Read More

Poem / Young Adult

January 09, 2015

Reads: 81

Shelves: 1

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Life is a matter of perspective. Halcyon doesn't have to be restricted to the past. Read More
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