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The second part of the story "Onyx": Two years after the first part, Onyx receives a letter that makes her return to her hometown. Will returning there influence her to return to the beginning or will she emerge victorious again? Read More
The Bragstone girls are living with a curse, or a blessing some might say. Since the moment they are born their world is one of black and white. And the only way to get a world of color is by looking into the eyes of their soulmate. Read More
Written for the wife of a friend who was dying of cancer. She passed peacefully, but as a mother of young children, way too soon. Read More
This short story is based on reflections from a real event. Read More
A song that came to me all at once. Read More

Poem / Song Lyrics

September 12, 2020

"You gambled on love, and now you're sick like fiend coming down from the drugs.." - Benjamin Tod Read More

Short Story / Memoir

August 31, 2020

Reads: 79

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Humility surrounding the concept of surrendering control. Read More

Poem / Non-Fiction

August 05, 2020

Realizations and revelations can open up a new horizon we never knew existed. Read More

Reads: 175

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

This is a story of how I found love and had to fight for it, through addiction and poor choices, to the life I live today. Read More
What can you do when you can't do anything? Read More

Reads: 209

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

A poem about all the people who wanted to help, but didn't have the words Read More
taken from my book, "Blown Out Of Proportion" Read More
taken from my book, "Blown Out Of Proportion" Read More

Reads: 918

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

What if what you thought you knew about Alice, proved to be wrong? What if the story you were told, like all other Disney stories, was just a watered down version, to intentionally draw a deaf ear to the cruel reality of the situation? Prepare to meet Alice all over… Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 22, 2020

Reads: 191

Comments: 1

The Poem Home House

After a long journey and pushing myself through some exhausting mental tests of endurance, I have arrived to a wonderful point in my life. Here's what loving myself has been like. Read More
Story of a man devastated by the loss of his family, his fall into depression and alcoholism, and his redemption from the man in black Read More
A hindrance to Gabriella transformed into a blessing for Pablo and herself. To heal one's Child Within, one must embrace their hot stove, so to speak. Otherwise, the pain nourishes resentments and hurt for others. I hope readers connect with their courage to heal in this story. Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 30, 2019

taken from my book, "With Insanity And Medication For All" Read More
taken from my book, "With Insanity And Medication For All" Read More
taken from my book, "With Insanity And Medication For All" Read More

Short Story / Romance

October 24, 2019

Reads: 155

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A man and woman trapped in a collapsing building shre a monent Read More

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