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The Booksie Classic House

The horror of Carter Manor is a deadly one. A week long reunion turns dark when guests begin to check out...permanently. What should have been a trip to mend bonds and plan for the future becomes a fight for survival as friends turn up dead. Will any be left alive… Read More

Poem / Humor

July 10, 2017

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Comments: 3

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The Booksie Classic House

Need to read between the lines, apparently Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

This is my addition to the Booksie Anthology I was invited (By the awesome Kossettes Novelletts, Thank you for everything and I really, really hope I spelled your name right!!) to participate in. My chosen route was Corridor two, so here's what follows. The society is one of dystopian elegance.… Read More

Poem / Humor

June 07, 2017

Reads: 44

Comments: 2

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The Booksie Classic House

The life of a book bug... Read More

Tags: reading, books

Her touch is his greatest temptation Overwhelmed by her sudden success, Saskia Vandroegenberg decides to shore up her confidence with a surprise visit to her father on the Caribbean island she grew up on, Anguilla. But her impulsive plan has unexpected results. Her father is away on business and his… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

They say the best way to become a good writer is to be a good reader, but it's not always an easy road for your parents and teachers. Read More
A Castle no one can enter. Kings and peasants alike have tried for thousands of years but to no avail. Maybe two runaways and an orphan can change that. Join them as they discover the secrets to the Castle, as they roam the City in search of answers that are… Read More

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Comments: 10

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The Review Chain House

This is a short story I wrote some years ago. It's about the loss a mother suffers from a split seconds distraction. Read More
An article about challenging gender stereotypes at an early age through children's books. Read More

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Comments: 7

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The Booksie Classic House

This is one of the Short Stories I've posted on my blog. It's told from the point of view of a detective working a cold murder case with hardly any clues. Working late on Halloween night with a surprise gift. Read More
A woman, visits her long time friends sitting on her bookshelves. Read More

Poem / Humor

January 04, 2017

Reads: 47

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Not all dogs want to play fetch! Read More

Tags: reading, story, dog, canine

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The Christian Writers House

I have compiled this for your time when you like to know something more everyday. Let us remake this story like a dream journey how much is our simple thoughts of a lifeline. I make a note this is a dream page of my teacher. Let you be gifted in… Read More
Just before thirty years, we used to have pen friends and writing letters was part of culture. In the era of mobiles, writing and pens have taken a backseat. Read More
My experience of having difficulty reading out loud. Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 28, 2016

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The Booksie Classic House

I felt how it was to read Read More
What do motivations for your life? Read More
In his pursuit of success in the business of fortune telling, the Great Trenlin oversees the attempts of his coworker Porric, to grow into an accomplished reader. Read More
The Great Trenlin continues his journey towards success in the business of fortune telling as he tries to deal with the lack of knowledge and respect from his latest customer. Read More

Book / Fantasy

January 26, 2016

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Comments: 1

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The Fantasy House

Obscured by Government cover-ups, paid skeptics, selective media coverage and professionals with a jaundice against the fantastic, there lies a fundamental truth that can rock the pillars of humanity and ripple through the very fabric of reality itself. Alex, an introvert with an abnormally high IQ and a voracious appetite… Read More
Recap of the two game set with the Adirondack Thunder at Santander Arena. !GO ROYALS! !BLEED PURPLE! Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

taken from my book, "Thought Whereabouts" Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

A fourteen year old girl named Lucy meets and befriends a ghost boy named Dante after a traumatic incident in her life. She confides in the ghost, who becomes her very best friend, and falls for him despite his "living" condition. Can he return her love? Could they even possibly… Read More
"I longed to read everything I possibly could, and the things I read in turn produced new yearnings." ?Patti Smith "The only thing standing between you and your goal is the bullshit story you keep telling yourself as to why you can't achieve it.” ?Jordan Belfort The meaning of life… Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

“… All books, shall I be free to be... Read More

Tags: reading, faith, books

Harry Potter, by no means an ordinary boy, was having an ordinary day. At the end of his third year, he was quite keen on relaxing. However, when a mysterious book suddenly appears he is in for a spectacular surprise! Read More

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The Booksie Classic House

How books shape our thinking. Read More

Tags: reading

Reads: 115

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The Booksie Classic House

A poem about my battle with the monster of clutter Read More
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