Prohibition stories, books, poems, and more

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The uninvited visits by the hatchet-wielding saloon smasher, Carrie Nation Read More
A catchy little song lyric (if I do say so myself) about Carrie Nation, the hatchet-wielding prohibitionist who chopped and hacked her way through saloons across the Midwest Read More
Prudence's parents strict prohibitionists; Prudence longs to break away and live her own life Read More

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Comments: 1

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When Alan gets lost in modern-day Manchester he is shocked to find where he finds himself. Read More
Famous writer, Jackson Lyon, gets himself caught in the crossfires between a group of Prohibition agents and the country's most feared mobster- Nathaniel Squalonni. He hopes to hopes to observe the raid of the mobsters brewery, but when things don't go as planned, Lyon must take action. Read More
It is 1922. I am the owner of the Diamond Hotel in Brooklyn. This is my story. And the story of Jack Gray. Read More
A brief discussion about the facts concerning banning High Capacity Magazines and Assault look alike weapons and the results of doing so. Read More
The shadows hid in doorways as the light from the street struggled in. If it ever did find it's way in, the darkness would pounce swallowing up the offending light in quick, dangerous jaws. This was a place for dark things. Follow the lives of the dark things that lived… Read More
Fillipo "Trigger" Buccola arrives in Boston from Sicily after the Volstead Act passes. Send by the Greco crime family in Palermo, Buccola has been sent to learn about the Boston family and in time take over as boss. The goal is to unite the Boston and Providence families. This will… Read More
I am submitting the back cover info of my recently released book, available both as an e-book https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/128425 and in print on amazon.com Read More
In the year 1925, Leonard Donahue meets Morgan Stevenson at a speak-easy and falls in love, Mayor Jeff Sarandon facilitates an illegal alcohol shipment across the Northern Vermont Border with Roscoe DeMint and Darren Bumpass, Charles Ponzi draws Eric Reed into a scam, Calvin Zimmerman tries to enforce prohibition to… Read More

Book / Fantasy

July 08, 2011

Reads: 620

Comments: 7

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I've had this novel in my head for a really long time, and I've been dying to put it down on paper! Will update regularly, seeing as it is Summer time! Summary and warnings below! Two more things: 1- Would any of you be interested in an audio recording? If… Read More
A poem about me in the swimming pool. Read More
Boston, 1931; a story of how a small time gang somehow manages to send the whole town upside down. The mafia, revenue and biggest baddest gangs can't seem to keep up with a girl hell-bent on revenge, a lonely kid who can't catch a break, and an old gangster who… Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 18, 2010

Reads: 410

Comments: 1

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A WOMAN AND HER LIFE DURING PROHIBITION. Read More

Reads: 1017

Comments: 5

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During the 1920's prohibition, street gangs ran the underground alcohol business. This story is about a gang called the Rum Runners, who is really the Calhoun Family. Read More
Presentation with questions for the class. Read More

Short Story / Humor

September 22, 2008

Reads: 663

Comments: 3

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Paté is a Luxury Meatloaf Read More
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