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Bored with her life, Melanie joined an online dating site. The person she meet will turn her life upside down. Read More

Book / Horror

September 18, 2019

Reads: 779

Comments: 5

Shelves: 1

The Fantasy Realm House

Warning !!!!!!! This story contains horrific scenes of a sexual nature and is unsuitable for minors.Urban monster wreaks havoc slaying the local population with menace.The town of Darkville lays just south of the river Mississippi. With a population of just over 25,000 it was seldom in the news but on… Read More

Reads: 309

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

An orphaned vampire attempts to sort life between right and wrong in a city of extreme corruption and violent crimes. Gradually exploring her abilities, True-Juniper unknowingly becomes one of Los Angeles's unsung vigilantes. Unfortunately, there's a bigger threat. One that surpasses any malfeasance of criminal clans in the city. The… Read More

Reads: 5601

Comments: 4

Shelves: 4

The Booksie Classic House

Forbidden Fruit is define as something that is desired, that all the more because it is not allowed. When the forbidden fruit's essences seep into your life, full of toxic nectar and stings your taste bud, all the more wanted more that is not yours. Loving everything about the… Read More

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"Interesting. I like to see urban fiction on here. Keep posting. " Read More

Book / Other

June 29, 2019

Reads: 258

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Erishon finds himself torn between new love and old love. Read More
I walked up the raggedy steps of Crenshaw projects. Avoiding stepping on needles , crack pipes and fisher price toys. I went on back into my room stopping at the gruesome sight that took my breath away. If you are offended by the N word at all i advise you… Read More
A randomly selected sample chapter from the novel I am currently working on. Thoughts, comments and criticism appreciated. Read More
As I’m sure you can imagine, the city couldn’t simply have grown without some consequences. As Groo grew, it overtook farm land and fields, hills and mountains. It extended north to its bordering neighbor and east until it was stopped by the sea; west to a wall of impassible rocky… Read More

Reads: 360

Shelves: 1

The Devin Shane House

This is my first trip into Sci-fiction, fantasy, or whatever you call it. This is a bloody and lustful story about Vampires and Slayers. Y'all can let me know if I should keep going with it or not. Read More

Reads: 1400

Comments: 1

Shelves: 4

The Booksie Classic House

This story takes you through an erotic journey of Chris and Cameron's life filled with sex and maybe love. Read More
Europe, distant future. A meteorite impacted on the area of Russia, turning the area into a dead zone. Moreover, it emits a strange radiance which increases the impact survivors and their offsprings' endurance and strength, but also causing them to be born with various deformities or missing body parts.… Read More

Reads: 413

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Falling Angels is the story of a group of friends living in London during the summer of 1997. An air of optimism had swept the nation, Britpop was cool and directors had an obsession with London gangsters. This novel follows the ordinary and not so ordinary lives of John,… Read More
Fourteen Year old Justin and his younger seven year old brother Curtis have never lived a normal life. Raised in a pseudo-Christian cult group known as the Messianic Authoritarians, they have strict rules to live by enforced by their parents, which is not helped by the fact that their… Read More
When life gives you lemons, Take Karma to squeeze! Read More

Tags: mystery, crime, urban

A secret thread of the macabre stretches back through time distilling primeval lore out of truths buried under the façade of the modern moment. Read More
Davanté's heart sinks to the lowest of depths. He cannot lose his mother now. He is only seventeen years old. He has not learned enough about life to be on his own. He does not know how to live. He is still hiding his artistic talents out of fear… Read More
Society creates and destroys. We leave an imprint of ourselves by destroying the natural. We evict nature of its original home Read More
The Accommodation Theory of Second Language Acquisition, Interview with a student from Mexico. It is mission critical that teachers of students in today’s classrooms understand and embrace every student in their classroom. Active parents are key contributors to the success of students. Knowledge is power and the more information and… Read More
Reginald Grant writes a powerful realization of the why and how of the Urban teacher. His mastery and lifetime dedication to inner-city education identifies the social impact and struggle the urban teacher faces. In a world where the unfair distribution of academic resources plaguing young learners and traps both teacher… Read More
Spark Out is a gangland thriller not for the faint-hearted. It's 1982 and Big Mo Dolan is suffering from severe headaches brought on by family worries. He fears his young son is too soft, his wife too easy going, his dad disrespectful and his brother foolish for enlisting. But with… Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 05, 2017

Reads: 273

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

It speaks for itself Read More
This "in progress" novel follows the life of a young woman raised in squalor by an ill, addicted mother. At age nine, she is abandoned to the care of an elderly couple plagued by senility. After her comfortable, albeit strange, life ends with the old couple, she is thrust into… Read More

Short Story / Romance

February 01, 2017

Reads: 549

Shelves: 1

The Urban House House

Everything isn't really quite what it seems, Just cause he welcomed you with ten-thousand and a warm smile didn't mean you had to marry him. Read More

Tags: love, fiction, urban

16-year-old Gemma DeMarco’s life turned into a horror movie the day her suicidal ex shot and killed the love of her life. Now she works at her family’s Italian deli in San Francisco, while recovering from a nasty case of PTSD. She blames herself for what happened and wishes so… Read More

Short Story / Romance

January 14, 2017

Reads: 311

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I never thought a joke would end this way. Khalid, Dre, Macy and Lori are in the last year of high school when Khalid Makes a cheesy joke about Macy's weight, she disappears what happens when Khalid visits her.... Read to find out more Read More

Tags: love, fiction, urban

Aaliyah is rich , pretty , smart , all with personality to match . She goes from thinking she has it all figured out to questioning everything she once knew in her life . Reality hits her hard , and she's just trying to find her way , she is… Read More
Bee is a young woman who just wants to get her life started without the troubles of her ex-boyfriend, Rob. When Rob gets her stuck in the middle of a street war, Bee find no other option but to be all in, but what what cost to her? Read More

Reads: 1088

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Mercedes Shaw was a well brought up young women. Her mom and dad taught the sentimental values of life, sending her off to college where she met her future husband Marcus. Sparks flew instantly and three years later they were married and ready to start their life together. With a… Read More

Tags: romance, drama, urban

Dymonique was always in such a rush to grow up never slowing down to enjoy her childhood. Her sixteenth birthday she declared she was all grown up, grown enough to finally catch Damien's attention. Damien, of course was nothing but trouble and not to mention 9 years older than her,… Read More
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