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I Posted. Editorial Comment: I believe this Halloween Video impressed me so much that I wrote this short answer/comment, which prompted my instant response, in defense of our 5 acre Pumpkin Patch, Yellow and Indian Corn Stalk fields, squash and gourds plentiful for all, grown similar to this field on… Read More
This is the story about an autistic child who became an autistic adult. Memoirs about being different, about abuse, traumatic experiences and hospitalization. A journey to understand who she is and become the person she wants to be. This is my own fragmented story. Short stories and memoirs from my… Read More

Reads: 147

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

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This is a collection of fables (for adults) about a loving magical character Hank who has a gift of turning beautiful anything he touches, about the twists of his encounters with other gifted people and life lessons which can be learned from unexpected developments of relationships. Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 03, 2019

Reads: 213

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Just a shot at writing sonnets... Read More
this is a poetry book I hope you like it Read More
People holding onto something, leaving something, longing for something. Small tales of people just like us. Read More

Tags: tales, no-end

A poem about the tragedies of the ghetto life in African communities Read More

Tags: life, ghetto, tales

Reads: 551

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

The The Imaginarium House

A short story based on an Imaginarium House One Word Prompt. Read More
A poem I wrote on lunch break Read More

Tags: love, tales

Poem / Fantasy

September 27, 2016

Reads: 570

Comments: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: tales

Do you like to read mini stories that can make you cry? Laugh? Frightened even? This story might be for you. I will make stories based on different movies, TV shows, animes, and even just some random stuff. You, at anytime, can comment on what you would like me to… Read More
its a short story. just go through it. Read More

Tags: tales, alpha, from

This is a poem that was inspired by Lionel Walfish's 'Death Boutique' (which you should totally check out). It's the story of a ghost telling his tale and the tales of a few friends to a traveller. The rest is open to interpretation. If anyone wants to make a sequel… Read More

Short Story / Horror

July 09, 2015

Reads: 740

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Octavia is a tale in the tradition of Edgar Allan Poe. The story was inspired by the story Ligeia. Its a tale of a love-stuck husband and his growing distrust of his exotic wife. Is she a witch, vampire, or zombie? Read More
A collection of poetry type new fairy tales. Poems of delight and wonder and mystery Read More

Reads: 508

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Mother Goose never expected this. Prepare to have your childhood spat on and kicked around as you read about the life and times of Jack and Jill(ian). Jack is an orphan, living alongside George, a silver tongued comedian, and Simon, a quiet, aloof fiddle player. The three of them make… Read More
Jamie has trouble sleeping. She wakes up every morning feeling tired and covered with cuts, scrapes and bruises. She never remembers her dreams, and often feels more tired than when she went to sleep. Does a strange white haired man with an obnoxious smile and steel blue eyes have the… Read More
a story told of a beautiful proposal. Read More

Reads: 6124

Comments: 3

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The Tale of Bloody Bones is a short re-telling of the folk tale/urban legend. It is featured in my book Spooky Folktales and Legends (Dai'Quiriya Martinez) Read More
In a world recently freed from evil the people, who were unified against that evil threat, now turn against one another again. In their efforts to rebuild the world begins to come back into conflict again. I might note that I did not check these for punctuation or grammar errors. Read More
Oliver falls down a well and meets a frog. This is a yet unpublished story of my series "Oliver and Jumpy". Read More
This is not the Hansel and Gretel you grew up reading. In fact, it turns the original version on its head. From the witch's perspective, it makes you question everything you thought you knew about those two children tossed out by their parents. Read More
The mysterious Otherworlder known as Dominicus and his young companion Ronald have a brush with Death, possibly for the final time. Read More
The mares of Diomedes, eaters of men's flesh, have reappeared after a being imprisoned by a shamans spell. But the bones have been disturbed, and once again, the hell mares stalk the earth. Read More

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