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Short Story / Young Adult

September 17, 2018

Reads: 67

Comments: 8

Shelves: 2

The BoMoWriCha Prompts House

Written for a BoMoWriCha House Challenge. Read More

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"An outrageous scenario made all the more outrageous by its plausibility. Governments are forgetting what a democracy is and don't much care abo..." Read More

Take me back to the night we met... Read More
What do you think of when you see a dandelion? Read More

Reads: 3643

Comments: 56

Shelves: 25

The Contently Deranged Travelers House

A murder occurs in the quiet town of Hareford, with one strange suspect. Sequel to GENESIS and DOWN THE RABBIT HOLE. Continues in THE LIGHT SIDE, AND NOW ABIDETH, and ENEMY. Read More
What have the scientists--did we say scientists--made in Area 51 (or 52 maybe)? Only one of the workers will tell the people what they have in store to save humanity. Read More

Reads: 1753

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Walter is an artificial intelligence Interfacer, originally designed by the alien Makers to investigate human society for entirely benevolent reasons. But now he's left in the lurch as the Makers have learned enough to decide on withdrawal and disconnection. All the thousands of Interfacers must now forge new lives on… Read More

Reads: 126

Comments: 2

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Alan Hagan, high-flying lawyer, receives a visit from an old friend Read More
This is the third, and (probably) final old writing prompt of mine that I could find - "What if the entire universe randomly 'loaded' at once?". This one is probably one of my favorites, I think. Read More

Poem / Other

March 04, 2017

Reads: 141

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

I wrote this after the 2016 election, but before the inauguration. Still holds true... Read More

Reads: 30600

Comments: 23

Shelves: 20

The Christian Writers House

The tragic events of 2121 are experienced by a typical Western citizen of that time. Sequel to IN A GROVE, CHRISTMAS STORY, and PC GAME. Continues in IDOLS, GENESIS, THE FALLOUT, and REDEMPTION. Read More
One true God and idols are fighting each other in the minds of a primitive tribe. Sequel to EDEN DELETED. Continues in LOVE BYTES. Read More

Reads: 849

Comments: 10

Shelves: 5

The Contently Deranged Travelers House

A hundred years from now, the last foreigner is being expelled from China. Sequel to IN A GROVE and NEAR DEATH. Continues in IDOLS, ETERNITY, OF DOGS AND MEN, THE FORCE, and EDEN DELETED. Read More
A novel about how Axis won World War 2. A solitary young man and the Russian woman he loves join a revolution to liberate the world from tyranny. Read More

Reads: 326

Comments: 11

The Booksie Classic House

A mysterious creature lurks in the darkness terrorizing a village in Sumatra. Carnacki and the agents of S.P.E.A.R. must find and stop it before it strikes the village. Read More
I am waiting for my hearing. What can I do to amuse myself? Read More
A young girl goes out looking at the stars with her father; the Read More

Book / Other

April 01, 2014

Reads: 981

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Natural genetic evolution is on the rise, and dividing society by blood status and purity. Katie Pierce and Adair Rose come from conflicting worlds, political ideals and social prejudice. Katie is a Divitiae – a person with desirable blood – and the oldest of her kind. Adair’s father, Senator Rose,… Read More
Survivors from a period of extreme seismic activity, which has seen the reversal of the Earth's magnetic field. The story is set in New Zealand. Length >3000 words. Read More

Book / Humor

December 22, 2013

"The Last Escalation" is an anti-war futuristic political satire about Mad politicians and a hallucinated war! A military confrontation between democratic and Islamic forces may lead the world to final destruction! The book creates a new, unreal reality in which the Selected Democratic Organization, headed by new president Alexander Monro,… Read More
"I have yet to meet a sane person who seems truly content with every detail of his or her life." In New York City, during the era known as the Jazz Age, Celine Rollan, a knowledge-seeking young writer, can’t possibly be any more disgusted with her placement in the overall… Read More

Book / Flash Fiction

January 15, 2013

Reads: 357

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

She never imagined loving someone so much that her life meant nothing or doing something she never thought to do. The Blue Yonder is a testament to true love. Read More

Book / Flash Fiction

January 15, 2013

Reads: 701

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

What will you do for a chance at real love, what would you do for a chance at real happiness. Read More
A speculative fiction short story broken up into a few sections, exploring a potential future world. Read More
Sometimes, to destroy evil it takes something equally dark – a selective malevolence that will do what others will not, or cannot do. "I have had many names, from my earlier days in Mesopotamia to the present killing zones of Eastern Europe. For most of my existence I have lived… Read More
Captain Flak, Mezmo, and RetroBution are the local costumed heroes. They have no super powers, but provide super community services, as they like to call them. This night, before they go on street patrol, they will meet their biggest fan – an overly enthusiastic nine-year-old boy, who thinks they really… Read More
In a media controlled society there will always be a few who switch off. And amongst those few there will always be one or two angry and fearless enough to try to destroy their controllers. Read More
Short story collection. Twenty eight short stories in all writing styles and genres. "An astonishing diverse collection of writing, ranging from the sublime to the ridiculous via so many voices in between" Djibril- Future Fire Man on the edge. Flash fiction Read More
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