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Short Story / Horror

December 17, 2016

Reads: 127

Comments: 1

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"Hillside High" is a short horror story that I came up with in my spare time. It's basically a short trip through my twisted fifteen-year-old mind. This is all made up. I have no intentions of doing any of this. I just wanted to write a quick horror story. Sources:… Read More
"Warthogpox High School was the worst school in the city of Wyvernwing, and Harry Hames Moffer was its most infamous student." With this quote, the Harry Potter series gets a much-needed kick in the pants with this spoof. In this story, Harry Moffer is a 14-year-old loser who gets an… Read More

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Comments: 1

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This isn't a "novel" in the traditional sense, but a collection of short stories from Terra Fera, the world where most if not all my stories take place. Warning: some stories may contain violence, mild language, and blood. Also may contain slight spoilers for other stories I write, but nothing… Read More

Book / Other

October 06, 2015

Reads: 2019

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

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Simply stated: a collection of my strange thoughts. Chapters 1-5 are Prose. Chapters 6-18 are Poetry. Chapters 19-24 are Short Stories. Read More

Reads: 147

Shelves: 1

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Continuing the story of my creative journey from short stories to a novel and a screenplay. Read More

Book / Humor

September 06, 2015

Reads: 178

Shelves: 1

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Stories of the Chasers is a book consisting of short stories, some of which are a part of a series. Stories range from humor to fantasy to action! You'll either laugh or hold your breath as you await the moment that your favorite character succeeds or screws up. ---I'll reveal… Read More
A novel series about the history of humanity in the universe of void. This novel will include both full length and short stories spanning different time zones on the earth. Read More
(This is meant to be an introduction to a bigger story that is currently being written, if you like the intro, please let me know and give me some encouragement so I don't abandon this project) A teenager accepts a dare, sparking a series of events that lead to him… Read More

Reads: 166

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An account of my creative process using aspects of my life in showing how I was able to take steps to turn short stories into plays, a novel and a screenplay. Read More
A Lifetime in the Dark is about coming to realization who and what you are... in so many words :) Cole Son Read More

Reads: 223

Comments: 2

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Jeromme never thought that his life time quest could have turned out like this... Read More

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Ellie is just a girl trying to find her feet after moving schools. She finds her talent hidden at her dusty old computer... Read More
This is a story about a pencil that had given up on life, but then meets a friend and makes the journey towards happiness and reconciliation. Its also a story about adventure, with cliffs, and ravines. I wrote about a pencil because at the time when I brainstormed I couldn’t… Read More
This Story Impacted on the True Corporate Myths.... (Thanks to the Management Genius Henri Fayol, Mintzberg, FW.Taylor, Koontz O'Donnel, Maslow, McGregor etc... ) Read More

Reads: 111

Comments: 2

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This short, fictional story is about a man that has it all, the lifestyle,car and job. He loses it all, when he falls into depression, as he seeks the one thing he does not have - love. The story contains two real life topics - depression and suicide,that some readers… Read More
This series is about a gigolo who gets kidnapped by some people, and doesn't know why. He recounts his life as a gigolo that led him to where he now is. Read More
“All I know is you,” I whisper. At this point I think I really have his attention. “All I know is you, and your scent, and the sound of your voice.” Read More
When your best friend starts to choose his girlfriend over you, what do you do? Avoid him, of course! But what do you do when he starts to talk to you again...? Read More

Reads: 107

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The author takes you on a walk through the garden of an abuse survivor. This journey is illustrated by using poems, prose, flash fiction and short stories to offer a glimpse into the thorny world in which a survivor often lives. Read More

Reads: 218

Comments: 2

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A man awakes with no recollection of who he is and a beautiful women over him. Read More
We grow to become what makes us happy, follow your drems and never give up in been happy... Read More
'Patches of light spring up from the suburban clutter, and I know that within each of those strong patches glows a story. And as I look beyond I can also see the green of the countryside where times long past merge with the present, where people have lived, loved, and… Read More

Short Story / Other

October 23, 2014

Reads: 346

Comments: 1

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A simple story about a simple glass of lemonade and a drop of such. There may be a hidden meaning in this story, and there might, who knows? Read More
The is episode 2 in the Space Age Stories. This is the first mission that Captain John Thatcher and his crew will be taking. Does everything go ok, or will the run in to problems? Find out! Read More

Reads: 317

Comments: 7

Shelves: 1

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Hey Everybody!! I wanted to do a contest! This is a contest that will end two weeks from now! On the Sixteenth, I will finish reading all stories and announce the winner on the seventeenth. Dark and or Sad short stories and poetry! Read More
This is a story of a group friends finding a place they can truly call their own. Which in a town of under two thousand, it can be a difficult task. Read More
Sample story from Mitchell Waldman's story collection PETTY OFFENSES AND CRIMES OF THE HEART (Wind Publications), which includes stories of ordinary people engaged in ordinary lives until betrayals, accidents, and misfortune put the puzzles of their weak choices and unfair chance into stark relief, leaving them with a kind of… Read More

Short Story / Other

September 25, 2014

Reads: 147

Shelves: 1

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We can’t be good for everyone at every time, Unfortunately we can’t be bad too… Read More
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