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When someone close to one of the detectives is assaulted, they are determined to catch the perpetrator and put him behind bars. But when personal issues arise, the case becomes more difficult to solve than they expected. Read More
Awash on a foreign land, surrounded by oddities, consumed by hunger and fear. Unfinished story, computer crashed and I lost a few thousand words. Never had the heart to return. Read More
Addison Walker, the eco-activist with the steamy mugshot, is fresh out of prison for a crime he didn't commit, but would have. On his way back to Denver, his Greyhound bus stops in the middle of the desert for Casten Hartwell, the young runaway in the midst of escaping her… Read More

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With a twist or two in the classic Romeo & Juliet story, Luca Palladino is a young, intelligent prince who represents the forbidden love between famous musician and actor Vince Palladino and Princess Camila Juric, both of whom are from two entirely different neighboring cultures that have been at war… Read More

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"A wonderfully written romantic novel." Read More

A couple get caught in a storm while walking at the beach. Read More

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Story from Aiden Striker, told by himself that turned his life into a nightmare. Read More
Hi. I’m Simon Sinister. You don’t know me but I know you. That depends actually. Have you wronged me? I tend to kill in the wake of vengeance. To bring justice to...me. I need to feel good again. Feel sane again. I’m not sane in this moment. My wrath. Who… Read More
MYSTERY, ACTION, WORLDWIDE RING OF TRAITORS, INTERNATIONAL ADVENTURE, SUSPENSE, ROMANCE, LIFE, DEATH Where is Jack Seagram? His English grandmother insists that her London Law Firm immediately send someone to look for him, beginning where he was last seen: in the San Francisco Bay Area of California. The senior partners tag… Read More
The Dove Chronicles is suspense-driven, urban thriller filled with adventurous twists and turns about personal pain, toil, struggle, come-up and the perils of street politics.It chronicles the lives of women who are forced to live in the belly of some of Northern California's darkest neighborhoods. Charm's version of female supremacy… Read More
Here, I propose to you a short play that involves horror, suspense, and sense of mystery for the reader. Influenced by John Carpenter's, "The Thing" (1982 Film), a crew of five strangers figure out that A.I robots cloned to mimic human lifeforms are aboard their space shuttle. These robots have… Read More
Thomas is a fresh out of high school student, recently accepted into college on the highest scholarship awarded, he's a straight-A student, and while he excels, only one thing holds him back, his love for Scarlett Fitzgerald, but she's gone, dead. in the grave. Thomas is taunted with being the… Read More

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Rayne O'Hara becomes an orphan when her whole family is murdered. Years later, she has been training to hunt and kill what killed her family. Obstacles and family friends keep getting in her way, trying to convince her she's on the wrong path. Will she give up the search or… Read More

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Private Detective Jack Donovan enters the art world as he tries to untangle an art swap that occurred 50 years ago. Will Jack figure out what happened? What danger is ahead for him? The artwork for the cover is one my dad did back in the late 60's and is… Read More

Tags: mystery, suspense, art

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"A gripping art themed thriller story." Read More

Unsure of why their friend Maria is not at school, Jessica and Sara launch a mission to find her. Encountering danger and strangeness, this is a story of chaos, friendship, and incompetence. Read More

Short Story / Thrillers

November 01, 2019

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Jesse is no ordinary gorgeous blonde. She's tough, cunning and on the run after stealing a rare gemstone. Just when she thinks she's pulled off the perfect heist, things take a dark turn. The Heist is a short thriller with plenty of heart-pounding twists and turns. Read More
Eric finds himself stuck along the New York State Thruway... Read More
His world is dangerous, his enemies ruthless, and killing is just part of the game. One bite changes Danny’s life forever. Not knowing how to survive, Danny turns to a menacing vampire who shows him the true way. Danny learns that surviving entails more than just feeding on the blood… Read More
A man contemplates what to do when he discovers that his wife has been having an affair... Read More
You’ve put in your time, done a job not many people want to do, you’ve earned some easier times, less stress. Sure, there were some upsets in the journey, but you’ve made it to the finish line for this part of your life; no more chasing bad cops, putting your… Read More

Short Story / Romance

October 19, 2019

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The Booksie Classic House

A woman returns to a cabin from her childhood to escape from the world, but finds her past waiting for her. Read More
Professional Remote Viewer Francie Moreau is an ordinary girl in an ordinary town who locates missing children for Project Merillat. She soon discovers she was viewing more than she bargained for. She relies on her psychic intuition and Spirit Guides to help protect her when she’s accused of remote viewing… Read More

Book / Other

October 10, 2019

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Kaylee is a young woman, forced to remember a tragic incident that happened years ago, when she returns to her hometown for her brothers wedding. Kaylee Walker always felt as if something was kind of off. Like a part of her was missing. She always had dreams that she couldn't… Read More
Faced with the failure of his family’s sporting goods store after ninety years in business, coupled with a rocky marriage, amateur golfer Bobby Bolton's life wasn’t turning out quite the way he planned. Everything changes when a new golf equipment supplier offers a one million dollar prize if Bobby can… Read More

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The House of Matchsticks House

A little night fishing? Read More

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Sequel to Spivey Point,this is a rather curious supernatural tale set in the late 1950's about a meddling medium Maggie Grimes who holds a one night yearly seance. After visiting her sister in nearby Minehead a tragic death occurs and it would appear that something sinister has marked her card.… Read More

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In this sequel to "If You Could Hear What I See." Jack Donovan is held hostage by a strange women who pretends to be married to him. How will Jack get away from here and return home? Photo by Jens Lelie on Unsplash Read More

Tags: mystery, suspense

Featured Review by Robert Helliger

"An excellent, well written, thriller." Read More

The world is full of mysteries and secrets. Unknowingly, everyone is a part of it. When you solve the mysteries you will get know that you are also in the chain of secrets. Like this, two cops are trying to solve some mysteries which had been hidden in the forest… Read More

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