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The intergalactic athletic competition had just begun, and Shaun Sili didn't even know about it when fast-talking trader Zeth Tristotha found him herding sheep on the high-gravity planet Sobillon. But Zeth knew Shaun would make a discus thrower--maybe the best in the galaxy. Once aboard Zeth's ship the Vulcan Adventurer, Shaun is on the way to… Read More

Book / Young Adult

April 04, 2022

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Shelves: 1

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Chapter 12 is finished. Dunk is the coming-of-age story of Brian, a student with a flair for science, who wants to catch the eye of his dream girl, Doris, who is dating Kirk, the star athlete at Greenville High. But the blossoming Brian has already caught the eye of Bug,… Read More
a special athlete proves the truth of the old adage disabled does not mean unable. Read More
This is the final year in the league and now he only has one chance to win the ring. Will he successfully win or retire with nothing. Read More

Article / Non-Fiction

October 16, 2021

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Comments: 1

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Our young people should do something, whatever it is. There is so much to do. Read More
An account of my being near a future great weightlifting champion, as I helped my brother Joe Dube prepare to defend his world title in 1970. Read More

Book / Sports

July 09, 2021

Reads: 561

Comments: 1

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Markie Daniels is the next American golf sensation who has to deal with all kinds of problems to deal with. But, as she hits the pro tour, she meets Ralf Hass, who thinks she is there to make up the numbers, until her success changes his mind. The new novel… Read More
I’ve always wanted to be a professional soccer player. I’ve always thought I had what it takes. I never thought I’d sacrifice so much in the pursuit of achieving my childhood dream. I never thought I’d overcome so many obstacles. It’s funny how once I got to the professional soccer… Read More
It's rugby season again and sometime I don't like what I see. Read More

Tags: hollywood, sports

Rafael Nadal’s Most Historic Wins that Changed the Game Growing up as a sports prodigy in Spain’s Majorca island, the current World Number 2 of the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) Rafael Nadal never thought that he would change the game of tennis, forever. All he ever asked during his… Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 30, 2021

Reads: 261

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Finding religion through sports Read More

Tags: religion, sports

The 2020-2021 NFL season was a wild one. All of the free agent moves, trades, surprising records, and COVID made it crazy, so I'm here to break it all down. Read More
Recently seeing an old drowning I did in 1965, I recalled an important period in my life: completing basic training, meeting my wife, my crowning victory as a weightlifter and the effect the sport had on my life. Read More
Song lyric about Jesse Owens, nicknamed "The Buckeye Bullet" Read More

Poem / Romance

August 16, 2020

Reads: 472

Comments: 2

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Short Story / Fantasy

June 10, 2020

Written for Creative Writing Class Assignment Read More

Tags: sports, run

Book / Humor

February 19, 2020

Reads: 326

Shelves: 1

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Paul, and old man, remembers his youth to a young man who befriended him in an assisted living facility. Read More
Just a little tale about a rock climb... Read More

Reads: 408

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

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

Reads: 726

Comments: 4

Shelves: 15

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Don’t out-dumb yourself now. — Bill Belichick Read More

Tags: sports, yard-work

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"Ha! That was a good bill. Very creative. Hehehehe Great story. " Read More

New York, 1972. Hal Gorton is a twelve year old boy who likes baseball. When he dreams of The Major Leagues, he goes on a journey of adventure. Read More

Short Story / Fantasy

September 06, 2019

Reads: 629

Shelves: 1

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This is a short story about a short kid who dunks, which leads to something awesome Read More
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