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Can an adult male over 65 write a story from the point of view of an 11-year-old girl? This short story is its author’s attempt to do just that. It's a story for children that adults might enjoy. Read More
The grand opening of a play. A hero must battle through odds to be united with his girlfriend. Will the play be a piece of fiction or real life? Read More
Don't hang around. Get both feet on solid ground. My poem. Read More

Tags: life, play, cool, in, out

My Tuesday morning coffee break. Read More

Tags: fun, play

This book contains many poems. Read More

Tags: truth, play, stand, jokes, teach

Mars the god of war and his aunt Venus the goddess of love, meet in secret beyond Tartarus. They discuss the prophetic visions of Apollo regarding the lineage of Troy. Wishing to secure this foretelling they devise a plan to ensure Troy's victory during the Achean assaults. If I may… Read More

Tags: play

Let the children enjoy themselves. My poem. Read More
Waiting for a better play. My poem. Read More
An attempt to write a Carrollesque style poem. Cover image: Read More

Tags: alone, sad, play, puppy, seagull

Alex Anderson runs the biggest real estate company in Bend, Oregon. A decrease in funds and a surprising message from his father send his life into a new direction. Read More

Tags: your, play, direct, own, go

Unsuspecting people from Earth are suddenly transported to the Heart of the Multiverse, Aragoth, and are forced into a war between two holy nations with dark pasts behind them. Friendships are tested, families are broken, and chaos will emerge, but will the Chosen Ones be able to repel an evil… Read More
This is a one act play that I wrote Read More

Tags: play

Reads: 264

Comments: 1

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boy's shame and lies when summer was over we had to put on shoes and go back to school I dreaded this time of year the first day the teacher would ask the students to recite where they had gone on vacation during summer I was ready I had sent… Read More
lying in the tall spring grass he protects himself from the unfriendly march wind illusory animals appear in the clouds a herd of clouds becomes a herd of sheep an elephant becomes a kitten a naked woman appears lying on a cloud, then evaporates the other imagined things remained longer… Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

August 28, 2020

Reads: 259

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

fierce summer storm boy hears sounds of gathering storm thunder shatters silence bolt lights the room rain drops hammer out its tin roof symphony awake listening watching counting 1001, 1002, 1003 guessing distance to lighting’s strike hears vicious crack of bolt’s attack daylight illumines large oak, split struck for the… Read More
reminiscing when one is poor it doesn’t take much to make one happy happiness does not come from money it comes from experiencing small things in life he remembers mama’s biscuits and gravy fried okra and homemade cakes and pies winter evenings the family gathering around the radio imaging each… Read More

Poem / Fantasy

August 26, 2020

Reads: 279

Comments: 2

Shelves: 3

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kite and boy inexpensive paper kite flutters in the wind making wonderful sounds back to the boy holding the other end of the string kite dips and smiles at boy and dances little jigs as its string is held taut boy smiles back a strong wind begins to blow kite… Read More

Tags: childhood, boy, play

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"Thanks to you, I saw this entire lovely scene. I love the happy ending, the promise of another day. Great Poem!" Read More

amigos que hablan Español os deleitare con esta historia en nuestra lengua corrupta de cervantes. porfavor disfrutad de ella :) English speaking friends I'm working on an English translation thank you :) Read More

Tags: play

In the year 3049, gaming has hit it's peak and for many young adults, playing games is life. Trying to become the best becomes the goal for most ad technology has advanced in many ways. In the midst of this all, a new player appears, a player named arachnea1. This… Read More
First few scenes of a play I've been writing for a while... Read More

Tags: drama, theatre, play

Reads: 378

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

IT's 2057 and Peter Pan, the infamous leader of the Lost Boys gang, has been terrorizing London with his drug for years. This is a play that I wrote, but I've been writing it as a story on the side to help myself. Read More
One of the best things is to have a nice environment. MY poem. Read More

Poem / Humor

May 22, 2019

Reads: 385

Comments: 6

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Tags: giant, play, kitten

Act Two of the comedy of the same title. Read Act One first if you haven't done so already.. Read More
Anyone can enjoy a little bit of Gilbert and Sullivan. Even if you are a criminal mastermind. A comedy in two acts. Read More

Script / Humor

December 29, 2018

Reads: 591

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A short play about an elderly man who has a chance meeting with his teenage sweetheart and realises she is rather formidable. Read More
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