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A struggling author grappling with a terrible secret. A priest making peace with his insurmountable guilt. A ramshackle town built on death, lies, and terror. What happens when a long-suppressed nightmare claws its way back to the surface? Read More
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Tamika can't believe how lucky she is to actually marry her crush. He the perfect guy and that's hard to come by. But when he reveals a secret about himself she never suspected she begans to question her decision. Should she leave ? Or should she take is as the… Read More

Reads: 255

Comments: 7

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The Booksie Classic House

Written for a title prompt. Cover image: pixabay.com. Read More

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Comments: 3

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The Booksie Classic House

Maggie turns up for an interview. Cover image: pixabay.com Read More

Featured Review by AdamCarlton

"This is so brilliant that I'm thinking of rewriting chapter one of my own latest effort! Really inspired and hilarious, Hully!" Read More

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Comments: 5

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The Booksie Classic House

Walter is an artificial intelligence Interfacer, originally designed by his alien makers to investigate human society. Now left in the lurch following their disconnection, Interfacers across the world must forge new lives, and the strange appearance of a man from the old Transcience agency with terrifying news gives Walter new… Read More
What do y'all do when the woman ya love is yer sister? Well, raised as yer sister, anyway. Dwayne Nathanial Austin "Roper" to the circuit, knew his sister Bobi-joe was special. He just didn't know HOW special. But the day to day running of two large ranches, one in Wyoming… Read More
When Gigi finds a strange artifact she and her friends fall into a realm filled with surreal deadly creatures. With the help of Ahren and other trapped Inglaidians, they must find a way home before the terrors of the Shadow Realm take them for all eternity. Read More
After Ilmar and Reeglar’s failed attempt to abort her progeny within the electromagnetic energy of the Source, they inadvertently create a new life form—a star child. A being so powerful, the Old Ones must blanket her with their protection and upbringing, much to Lucerne’s dismay. With the Reaper attack and… Read More
Trapped in the far away galaxy of Andromeda, nothing but the chaos of the unknown met Ilmar, Lucerne, and Ephrya. After finding rescue, of sorts, with a group of human refugees, they lean each day proves a struggle to survive. The race of mysterious cloaked figures, along with their enormous,… Read More
After surviving an Akkadian invasion, Danny’s innate curiosity draws him to investigate the ultimate unknown. The Atlantic Ocean holds a presence within the depths of its cold embrace, unwilling to give up its secrets. But that doesn’t deter his resolve. Hiring a ship, crewed by a rag-tag group of misfits,… Read More
For middle-aged Lacy, the fantasy world of her childhood begins to intrude into her waking adult life. When a medical emergency arises, Lacy finds herself caught between worlds. Only the love of her nephew Jordan can pull the troubled woman to safety. Read More

Short Story / Young Adult

September 17, 2018

Reads: 312

Comments: 8

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The BoMoWriCha Prompts House

Written for a BoMoWriCha House Challenge. Read More

Featured Review by Jeff Bezaire

"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

Reads: 533

Comments: 1

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The Booksie Classic House

What do you think of when you see a dandelion? Read More

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Comments: 57

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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

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Comments: 2

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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

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Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

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

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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

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Comments: 10

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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: 486

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

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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
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