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Poem / Poetry

October 06, 2019

Reads: 174

Comments: 3

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

So, I'm not really a Halloween fan, but I used to read the crap out of ghost stories (Mary Downing Hahn was my favorite) and after I saw a picture of a really creepy looking swamp (featured on cover) I knew I had to write this, and this month seemed… Read More

Poem / Poetry

September 15, 2019

Reads: 118

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Hope this doesn't sound too much like my other poems...it could be flash fiction, it's based off of a painting I saw. Sadly I do not know what it's called nor do I have a picture. Read More

Tags: nature, snow, fox, duck, swamp

Poem / Poetry

August 09, 2019

Reads: 144

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A poem about our swamp and its beauty. Read More
So one Californian (a proud hippie, as she says) decided to argue that she voted for Clinton because she wanted to "f-ck the government and help the people." Clinton. For people. HAH! Here's my article responding to that... Read More

Reads: 1099

Shelves: 1

The blue wolves House

Tags: swamp, shrek

Move slowly or you'll never get out alive.... Read More

Tags: witch, swamp, barn, hovel

Follow the money trail........ Read More

Tags: green, swamp, mud, silt

Ever wondered about those critters that they say are in the swamps, but that few have ever seen. Well here is a story about one. Read More

Poem / Humor

September 06, 2017

Reads: 386

Comments: 6

The Booksie Classic House

A poem written just for fun. Read More

Tags: fun, swamp, crocodiles

two guys in a canoe. what could go wrong? Read More

Tags: swamp, gator, canoe

Reads: 467

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A little walk through the swamp on Christmas-eve... --- What could happen? Read More
A story of two alligator hunters that find more in the swamp than they bargained for. Read More

Poem / Fantasy

September 23, 2016

Reads: 393

Comments: 2

The Poems House

Just a odd poem about a swamp that might have been. Read More

Tags: tree, moon, stars, swamp, bats

Poem / Romance

August 03, 2016

Reads: 458

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: sunset, country, swamp

This is what I would call a PPG (Plot-Playing Game) or living story in which readers decide the course of future chapters. It involves choosing a given option and rolling for it at the end of each chapter. No chapters are pre-written, so updates will be slow, but they can… Read More
A group of teens set up camp along the banks of the Hockomock Swamp in the Fall River State Forrest. A night of story telling takes a horrific turn for the worst as myth becomes reality. Read More
A tauren is shattered after the loss of his family, and his home. Seeking to flee within the marsh, but soon knows that his memories and visions are slowly breaking him. Read More
A wild croc becomes intelligent through a science experiment, and to thank the scientist who made it possible, the croc sneaks into a sleepy bayou town in search of materials to build something for him. Read More
A short poem about a cat and it's ninth life of revenge. Read More
Sequel to Pride. Honor sees a return to everyone's favorite college kid Commie fighters. The Chinese have stepped up their brutal presence, but the rebellion has also gained size. But with a new leader and 2 years wearing them down, can the Minutemen keep up the fight? This story is… Read More

Reads: 525

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

When flooding threatens Bruce and Mary Olson's home and the small town they live in, the couple decides to take their chances with their boat. But hidden deep within Sorrow Swamp, in which they think it will be their shelter from the storm, lurks something hideous. Something deadly. Read More

Tags: sorrow, swamp

Book / Memoir

September 01, 2012

Reads: 565

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Twenty-five years ago they bought a homestead, in the middle of Vancouver Island, on the water’s edge. There are still reflections off the small lake at the foot of Mount Benson- of gardens and vineyards and woodland encounters. Westwood Lake Chronicles is a dreamscape diary, a backyard inventory of life… Read More
The young apprentice Asteroth has foolishly stolen the Master necromancer's scepter in a misguided attempt to revive his master. He has no idea of the chain of events he has set in motion! Read More
A little poem about the America I grew up in, and my favorite season. This is my first venture into poetry, and I can only hope it's up to snuff! Read More
Friends go camping in a swamp and encounter a dragn that tells them their destiny. (The story is better than it sounds, I promise.) Read More
Mysterious beauty of the Georgia-Florida lowlands. Read More
A young American geologist heads to the Nigerian delta in search of experience and adventure,there he meets a world so different from the one he left behind,he was forced to change his world view as his view of the African was for ever altered,he got caught up in a whole… Read More
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