Wilderness stories, books, poems, and more

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Outback flight nurse, Pattie battles emergencies right up to the day she is scheduled to retire. After 30 years of flying solo into the wilderness mountains of Canada from the American Canadian town of Point Roberts, she is wearing thin on stamina and effectiveness. Will she lose her last patients? Read More
A group go camping in the Canadian wilderness and get more then they bargained for. A creature of legend stalks them. Can they make it out of the woods alive? Read More
I, John Periple, am on a perilous trek through the snowy mountains! Read More
I wrote this, in 2018. It's part of my 10th poem set, Remembering Relapse. Read More
Just a nice way to relax. Close your eyes and imagine the pictures, while someone reads you this. Read More

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Comments: 2

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A short prose of a person got kidnapped but escaped in the twilight, only to find that he/she got dragged into some forest in the middle of nowhere. He/she despairs, but eventually, finds the resolve to move on... Read More

Reads: 483

Comments: 3

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The voices in his head buzz madly driving him to the farthest fringe of paranormal derangement. Read More
After surviving a spaceship crash, 13-year old Andy is stranded in the wilderness of a distant planet with twin suns. His only companion is a small metallic box with artificial intelligence. Together, they must brave the elements, the harsh winter, and find a way to get rescued. Read More
A clever green parrot is kept captive by a strange psychologist. One day the parrot makes a bid for freedom. The path of her and her captor though would cross again as she plots with the nearby wildlife to take her revenge... Read More
They watch you from the shadows.... Read More
A love triangle, a dead dog and a late night of drinking leads to murder in the backwoods of Maine. Read More
If you found yourself lost in the wilderness, could you survive? Read More
A woman discovers the source of her strength while fighting for survival and overcoming vulnerability in the wilderness of Utah. Read More
I wrote this, in 2015. It's part of my 3rd poem set, Awakened Dreaming. Read More
This is the story of an incredible man Richard Proenneke and how he, like my Grandfather transformed me into not only a man but a good man. This is mainly the story of Richard Proenneke and his life at Twin Lakes. Read More

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Comments: 1

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A simple poem about the beauty of a small lake that I and my creative writing class went to the spring of 2014. It is a sense poem so, one of the main purposes of it is to appeal to the reader's senses. Read More
Lost in the wilderness, a hiker has a bizarre encounter with a moss-man. Read More

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Comments: 9

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(Currently not updating) Sage Ovesque's world runs on irregularity. The buildings change location and shape daily, and robots roam the streets searching for anyone who dares to disobey the law. One week of the year citizens are allowed freedom. Sage plans to make that week worthwhile. She has a secret… Read More
Beautiful stranger, dressed all in white, what makes you wander the mountains tonight? Read More
Again another story I don't really have a title for, these ideas just pop into my head, and I start writing :) Read More
Celebrating an anniversary in a fire lookout gives perspective to life and marriage. Read More
Some useful knowledge if you were lost in a woods or other location. Read More
A mysterious creatures finds itself running for what may be it's life through the woods in the middle of night. While trying to elude those tracking it the creature recognizes that it possess knowledge and a sense of self recognition, but has no memory of where it came from or… Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 15, 2013

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Comments: 1

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Spring is coming! Read More

Poem / Poetry

November 07, 2012

Reads: 270

Comments: 1

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Never stray from the wisdom of the Little Gypsy Child. - Christina Read More
Basically branched off of snow white and the Huntsman. Loved the movie so I have decided to make a knock off version. Not too much like the book but you will see traced of it along the way. There is some cussing and a kiss here and there. Hope you… Read More
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