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Short Story / Romance

January 12, 2017

Reads: 123

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Two would-be lovers discover a deep, fundamental difference in what they need from a lover. Read More
Two people who have never met affect one another's lives in ways they don't realize. Read More
A man who is bored with his life decides to attempt something meaningful. Read More
Frank Grayling's rather odd tale about his relationship with the Eternal Wandering Jew, Nathan Finkelberg. Read More

Reads: 265

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A small town white boy from Europe moves to the most multicultural city in the world, when his desire for sex, drugs and alcohol seems to get the best of him. Read More
Rykin Charelton is a Columnist for the Toronto Star. Who finds himself in his home office writing about a past that he tries to forget but his memory refuses to. About one man with one special passion which seemed too innocent to be true on what it had spiraled into… Read More

Reads: 530

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Childhood provides many challenges for a kid. Not the least of which is provided by well meaning adults. These are the collected tales of my youth as spent in the shadows of Toronto's Urban sprawl. Read More

Reads: 111

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Wrote this for a friend when his parents refused to let him go to the University of Toronto. Read More

Book / Romance

January 01, 2014

Reads: 61456

Comments: 345

Shelves: 3

The Booksie Classic House

Mia has no idea what she's in for when she lands her dream job working as a sports injury specialist. She's thrilled when she finds out she'll be working with her favorite player: Matthew Rossi. Her happiness is shattered when it turns out that Matt hates her from the moment… Read More
Max is one of the 'lucky' few living on the streets of Toronto. What happens exactly when he meets something just when he thinks he's down on his luck? -Written as part of a prompt Read More

Poem / Poetry

January 25, 2013

Reads: 125

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Life has its ups and downs... I choose to write about these moments Read More

Book / Romance

September 20, 2012

Reads: 414

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A young man comes up with an idea to get involved in a deep romance with a beautiful young woman he normally wouldn't consider a long term relationship with. Read More
Iraqi security officers were very helpful, professional and respectful to all mourners. On Monday, at least 28 people were killed and 78 wounded in a wave of bomb attacks in central Iraq against mourners. I Ajmal Mehdi condemns in the strongest terms by volunteering my time in Karbala for help… Read More

Reads: 125

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

i had a dream last night , and so i wrote this story as closely to it as i could. Read More

Reads: 202

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

The story of a boy who saw something he never should have, and ran away from home with his brother to escape what he had once called home. Discovering much more than they had ever thought possible. Read More
Natalie and her friend Zack finally get to go to the Loft Club in Toronto. It's typical club except that there are strange people roaming around and shootings for random reasons. Why are Natalie and Zack in the middle of this? Read More

Reads: 293

Comments: 10

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Out of sheer boredom; this was a form of amusement for me...Ha! Read More

Poem / Poetry

March 10, 2009

Reads: 254

Comments: 10

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Some days are like that. Read More
This is my entry to Frank Atanacio’s Dark-Keeper Profiles Challenge. It’s a short story about the antics of the Dark-Keeper, and the slight possibility that he may not always get what he wants. Read More

Reads: 214

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Two sisters, one autistic, one creative struggle in a poor area Toronto highschool Read More
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