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Four intrepid if insane characters venture out in the dark of night to surf waves by braille. What could possibly go wrong ... Read More
Oh to be the first one in the water every morning. Kinda scary at first, thinking about sharks and what other mysteries lie beneath the cold dark waters. Seeing the sun break over the horizon chased my fears away as I turned to look for my brother, not far behind.… Read More

Tags: surfing

Book / Memoir

August 16, 2020

Reads: 1941

Comments: 2

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Memoir of my teenage years in Hawaii, names changed for various reasons Read More
The whole country is being flogged by a pandemic, and states are closing borders against each other. Some people are found flaunting border closure regulations and quarantine requirements. What do you do? ... Read More
When Vikings die on the battlefield Valkyries come down from the sky on flying horses to take them away to Valhalla. What happens when a surfer dies? Read More

Reads: 561

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

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Under the bright full moon four strange characters gather on a beach in winter time. One of them unwraps a mystery package ... Read More
Out in a surf break on the edge of the little-known and less-civilised edge of the world things happen with far-reaching consequences for people's physical health, mental well-being, and universal and timeless exasperation ... Read More
In the dark of night a small crew of lunatics ventures out onto the ocean to catch waves by the light of the full moon. What is lurking under the water? And, more to the point, is it worse than what is waiting on top of the water? ... Read More
Light versus dark, day versus night, warm versus cold ... which will win? Read More

Poem / Poetry

December 21, 2019

Reads: 299

Comments: 4

Shelves: 3

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Positive or Negative Tides Read More
Most people in the UK associate surfing with Newquay but Widemouth in North Cornwall was its original home. Widemouth is where the Australian pioneers of the sport came when they first arrived in the country to test the waters. Surfers will tell you that the bay has an easy paddle… Read More
Two guys go surfing, where they enter a sinister twist in the fabric of space and meet a burly hairy supersurfer of otherworldly skill. Waves of reality are distorted by the waves of the cruel surreal sea. Read More
Talking to dolphins on the water. Read More
Full moon night time surf party. Read More
Early one morning in the surf. Read More

Reads: 575

Comments: 1

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“Keep still, wait for the right moment, let the wave take you, guide you…go go go!” Let this short story take you on a journey through the waves :) Read More

Tags: waves, ocean, surfing, surf

May Belle Grimm knows only to well that the hardest falls are the ones that happen to you when you aren't looking, and she has all the scars to prove it. But Maybe is by far not your average San Fall girl, and nothing is ever quite what it seems… Read More
Maria's is a Surfing oriented story set in the present that flashes back to the past with a satisfying arc of remembrance and realization. Please leave some comments so I can plan for my next surfing chronicle. Read More
If you are a person that enjoys surfing, you will be happy to know that Costa Rica is one of the best places to plan your next vacation. Here are some recommendations for your next surfing surfing trip. Read More

Book / Romance

January 26, 2015

This is my story so far, and I'd like REALLY honest feedback. It's a teen novel, and I'm thinking of getting it published, even though I've only begun it. Thankyou. Summary.... Amanda is nearly 16 when there's a drastic change in her life. Her and her Mum move to Australia… Read More
Champion surfer Taylen Frostwind meets high school senior Meimi Tachibana who doesn't seem to care about anything but surfing and fame. However when he agrees to tutor her, he slowly begins seeing more sides to her than what meets the eye. Read More
Amberly is spending the summer with her rich dad in his huge Hawaiian mansion. Her only consolation was texting her boyfriend Chris, but he broke up with her. She's miserable until she meets Josh, who's also stuck for the summer. There's just one problem: their parents are sworn enemies. Read More

Book / Travel

March 02, 2014

Reads: 724

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Ashton is finally graduated school, and now she can go and follow her dreams. She imagines beaches, and hot guys, and all she really wants to do is surf. But with people telling her she needs to do something with her life, will she cave under their harsh words or… Read More
Inspired by a Channel 4 Documentary, Champion Surfer uses the story of Pasquale Buzzelli, a 9/11 survivor, to explore the profanity of the event and how the human can be so frail, yet so strong. Read More

Miscellaneous / Other

November 01, 2013

Reads: 402

Comments: 1

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This is one of the three paragraphs that we had to write for English class. Read More
Sometimes the ocean hands you an unexpected wave. Travis Kelly wants nothing more than to win the world surfing championship and show up his rival, Kane, but when a horrible accident leaves him disabled, he finds himself floating in a world of misery. Surfing was his life. How will he… Read More
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