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Poem / Poetry

April 17, 2019

Reads: 50

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Aimlessly wandering, pleased with anything. Read More
David and Carol go on their new adventure in this sequel to "The Reunion." Carol ends up in a surreal place after going through an avalanche on Interstate 70 in Colorado. Read More

Tags: humor, ghost, travel

Continued. An apartment in New York city for the dating couple as they settle in together, but as the shocking past is revealed, they wonder if they can face the emotions that are stirred up. Read More

Tags: travel

A New York couple faces upheaval as work responsibilities take them to South America. Have they been honest with each other? The story reveals how Vanessa and Hervé glimpse fissures in their relationship and yet try to move forward together. Read More
This is a story about me and my friends and a road trip and ghosts. This story is work of fiction but it based on real abandoned locations we have been to and some we have seen videos of on the internet and real experience we ourselves or other… Read More

Reads: 68

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I met someone who had come to my country on a journey and we grew a great friendship between us. He leaves tomorrow and while, on one hand, I'm sad to have to let him go, on the other, I wish the very best on the rest of his journey… Read More
An overview and an attempt at understanding the notorious motorbike traffic in Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) in southern Vietnam. Read More
He just went home from work and lost a game after his arrival, and died in a mysterious way. A diety appeared before him and reincarnated him in a world of swords and shields. Read More
Wong Haff was kidnapped by the U.S. military from a small Asian country. He was mistaken for an international fugitive in hiding. After the military acknowledged the error, he was dumped on the street here. Read More
I guess this story of about 2,000 words could be the Genre of Humor, or even Crime & Drama, but I had to admit to myself that it was just a simple story about a simple guy that was just trying to do the right thing.. Read More

Reads: 172

Comments: 16

Shelves: 7

The Vintage Publishing House

A short story in poetic form :) Read More
As vibrant as the colors of the markets, memories of the tropics keep flashing through my mind. I can see the brighter than real scenes. I dance again at Carnivalle. I feel the rhythmic warm waves wash over my back. With these rushes of my senses comes the faces of… Read More
“Every mountain top is within reach if you just keep climbing.” - Barry Finlay, Kilimanjaro and Beyond Read More

Poem / Humor

January 22, 2019

Reads: 307

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

Had a snow day recently. These are some things I reflected upon as I watched to news reports and the snow come down.. Read More

Tags: humor, travel

Poem / Poetry

January 19, 2019

A descriptive piece written while waiting around in transit at the new Bangkok airport Read More
‘City Folk’ is a contemporary city dweller, they are your everyday big city residents. It’s me, you and everyone else around us. Read More
the first few times i went to Boston, had a bit of trouble that told me that the city didn't want me Read More

Tags: travel, boston

Reads: 213

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Travelling you meet different people, got new impressions, overcome some barriers (cultural, lingual, bureaucratic), train your communication/socializing skills and, in few words, expand your knowledge of the world. Our Yucatan vacation was not an exception. My wife and I are opened and easy for contact. Knowing human being nature, we… Read More
They are on the train. Some people are after them. Will they be caught or murdered? Read More

Tags: train, travel, spies

Reads: 523

Comments: 8

The Booksie Classic House

I've decided to re-issue my novel, Wanderlust. This is the near-final version which will eventually be published. Be advised that it may not be completed hear once I am readyh to publish it. Just before that happens, I will remove it once more, but you can then find it on… Read More

Book / Romance

December 06, 2018

Two couples go on a road trip, their thoughts and feelings guide us through the short trip. Read More
A demonstration us a new beginning . Is he going to change the world!? Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 30, 2018

Reads: 110

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I wrote this in 2016, changed the words a little bit to satisfy the title prompt from the Imaginarium House. Read More

Tags: poem, travel, title, prompt

A traveler and wildlife enthusiast Read More

Reads: 788

Comments: 4

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

I was sitting at Chick-Fil-A one afternoon and started to observe people. This is what I came up with. I hope you enjoy it Read More

Tags: humor, travel

Detective Jack Donovan loses his hearing in a car bombing while investigating a murder. The evidence leads him to Florida and a Category four hurricane. Can Donovan find the suspect in time? Read More
A description of my journey from Sai Gon to Ha Noi on the 36 hour Reintegration Express. While it would be great to write a startling and memorable masterpiece, I mainly use this sort of writing as a way of both understanding the journey itself and as a reason to… Read More
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