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The Glass Sandcastle House

Continental dreams Read More

Tags: romance, travel, spain

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The Booksie Classic House

In the spring of 2005, a recent American college graduate wastes away his days in Madrid, Spain, where he's escaped the reality of his life back home under the guise of an English-teaching gig. Unfortunately, a penchant for avoidance, thoughtless spending, and partying causes him to lose standing within the… Read More

Short Story / Romance

December 12, 2016

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A story. Read More

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What is the story behind the cats you find scurrying around for scraps at your alfresco restaurant table in the Spanish city of Ronda? Read More
The Epic journey from Algeciras, Spain to Tangier Med, Morocco and the personal development process enlightening the author in the process. A personal story connecting to a larger story of the entrypoint of the mediterranean sea. It is a true story of personal power. Read More

Book / Romance

October 24, 2016

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It’s a story of a girl from Russia, Sasha, who arrived in bcn, Spain, after a tragic car accident which caused the death of her parents, decided to change her whole world. Her new life starts now… Read More

Tags: spain, sasha, new-life, bcn

Article / Non-Fiction

September 19, 2016

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An article about anarchism in theory and practise. Read More
Travelling alone and at a crossroads in her life, Harriet meets the enigmatic Naia in a Spanish hostel. Read More
“I really wanna kill him!!!” “Really and how?” “What you mean, how?” Jess looked at Stella and worried “look at you, babe, you are thin and he is big! Your fingers do not even strong enough to strangle him if you want to do that way!” ” I’ll catch him.… Read More
The Aztecs... One of the biggest and most advanced empires within the Mesoamerican kingdom. Its power stretched for over 80,000 square miles, through much of what is now central and southern Mexico. Their construction of by-far the biggest city within the empire, Tenochtitlan, built on Lake Texcoco was a huge… Read More
My final thoughts concerning the Confederate Flag, the use of symbolism as a powerful tool to convey ideas. A distinction between slavery and racism. Whether we should idolize the Confederate Flag as cultures have idolized objects before, and the dangers of doing so. Our belief system and a conclusion concerning… Read More
A brief discussion and analysis of the Confederate flag, its symbolism and if its appropriate to display today as a symbol of American pride as so many do without any knowledge behind its creation and what it represented, then and ultimately now. Read More
things start off funny and light hearted... but not for long. Simon is a typical teenager, grumpy, and not particularly wise. However, a holiday in Spain changes all of that, although not in a way that you might think. Read More

Poem / Sports

November 21, 2014

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The Booksie Classic House

Home is anywhere you feel invigorated and complete. Read More
When your holiday goes wrong. Seriously wrong. Read More
The name Regina Viarum might ring a few bells for some. You could be thinking of the Appian Way in Italy: the ancient Roman road connecting the capital with the Mediterranean port of Brundisium, but no. On this occasion I’m referring to one of the most prestigious wineries (bodegas) in… Read More

Poem / Travel

May 04, 2014

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The Booksie Classic House

My relationship with Madrid Read More
A Young boy called Daniel, his sister Lucy, his mum, Linda and his dad, Harold Move into a house in Spain Where Dan's family falls apart and well..... just read it! Read More
A woman is brought before the Spanish Inquisition after an Arch-Bishop dies in a mysterious fire. She has no memory of the incident, or of much of her past. Is something else at work? Can this "witch" be trusted? Read More
Nino is stuck in a world of poverty, depravity and little hope. One night, he sees the best become the best and follows his dream. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 07, 2014

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A BOY AND GIRL IN MALAGA ON HOLIDAY IN 1970 AND SEXUAL MATTERS Read More

Tags: girl, boy, spain, 97, picasso, malaga

Book / Romance

January 01, 2014

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Comments: 345

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Mia has no idea what she's in for when she lands her dream job working as a sports injury specialist. She's thrilled when she finds out she'll be working with her favorite player: Matthew Rossi. Her happiness is shattered when it turns out that Matt hates her from the moment… Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 31, 2013

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A MAN AND WOMAN IN SPAIN IN 1970 Read More

Tags: man, woman, spain, 97

For over 300 years Spain has claimed Gibraltar back from the British Government. At every opportunity and at all costs, the Spanish Government has tried their luck in getting their hands on the Rock of Gibraltar. In previous referendums Gibraltarians have unequivocally said ‘NO’ to Gibraltar being handed over to… Read More
The impressions of my first time in Barcelona, a bohemian love story of how to fall in love with something beyond human. Read More
In this compilation of nine vignettes, Gary Troia shares his adventures and memories from his sojourn in Spain. Whether it’s being stranded on a Spanish motorway, attempting to order a full English breakfast in Bilbao, or adopting a feral cat from outside a shop, he offers a wry look at… Read More

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The naked brutality in Africa. How can one know a genuine policeman or soldier when armed robbers and thieves wear the same uniform? A story of pain, mystery and sadness. Read More

Book / Romance

July 09, 2013

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Childhood spent reckless, wild and free in the scorching plains of Andalucia, Cora Stone was ripped out of this paradise and thrown back home to the cold gritty streets of London, with little explanation as to why. Eight years later, due to tragic circumstances, she finds herself being wrenched back… Read More

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