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It's 2078, and 13-year-old Danny Meyer is growing up in a dystopian world where the Divine Council rules absolutely behind the scenes through the power of invasive technology. But a robotic experiment gone horribly wrong results in his soul being implanted in an android. A mysterious entity tells him he… Read More
Tall, Overweight, And Socially Inept (TOASI) is as honest a depiction of childhood, adolescence, and young adulthood as I could possibly make it. This story was written partly in real-time, partly looking back after years of introspective reflection. TOASI charts the life of Oscar Blomqvist from the suburbs of Stockholm… Read More
Based on the cinematic masterpiece "Inception" by Christopher Nolan, this story follows the perspective of 17-year old Oscar Figueroa being in a group of his friends as they dive deeper into their secret use of the "Dream Runner", which is a mysterious invention that allows anyone to access the full… Read More
Steph is loving life as a kiwi girl. Wandering the Ferndochty forests, exploring the creaks and painting the mountains has always meant the world to her. Until now. Steph must step into the real world and fend for herself, away from the safety of the Damsby township. Will she live… Read More
It's the promises Brendan and Emma keep that makes their love last a lifetime. Read More
Lee dies when he wasn’t supposed to, which causes God to give him a new life. Lee had the opportunity to be stupid overpowered, but he chose not to because it would get too boring. So God changes the difficulty mode to hard, where Lee would face many strong enemies,… Read More

Poem / Young Adult

February 17, 2021

Reads: 39

Comments: 3

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This poem is about social media and influencers. It's about how seeing everyone look so 'perfect' online can effect young people and their self-esteem. Read More
Libby is a high school senior who just wants to enjoy the last three months of school with her friends. Her single father James has to go on a business trip for a month. He asks that one of his good friends Ash stays with her. There is only one… Read More

Reads: 98

Comments: 1

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Since I haven't posted in literal years, I finally finished a piece about something and someone I hold close to me. Read More

Reads: 73

Comments: 2

Shelves: 4

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a short story of 3 kids growing up in an orphanage. they were close as siblings, which was their greatest wish, to become a real family. tragic events would make their dreams come to, but at what price? Read More
This is a nightmare! She tried hard, to stand still, to control her trembling, to squeeze her thumping heart. Holding onto the razor-sharp scalpel that suddenly felt heavy. Murder? No, that was not a part of the plan. When Ohio based Aria decided to join her friends on their camping… Read More

Poem / Young Adult

February 04, 2021

Reads: 34

Shelves: 1

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Just pretend to be alright, fake it. I hear a voice commanding me. Read More

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Reads: 6714

Comments: 2

Shelves: 4

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With a twist or two in the classic Romeo & Juliet story, Luca Palladino is a young, intelligent prince who represents the forbidden love between famous musician and actor Vince Palladino and Princess Camila Juric, both of whom are from two entirely different neighboring cultures that have been at war… Read More

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"A wonderfully written romantic novel." Read More

When Grace visits the National Cherry Festival Air Show for the thousandth time (yes, she swears it was number one thousand), she manages to lock eyes with the man of her dreams. He becomes more involved in her life than she ever would've imagined, but now she's not so sure… Read More
Effie kills himself exactly two weeks after his twenty-second birthday, leaving behind a world of regrets he was not aware would follow him into the next world he was to face. met with a reflection of the people he once knew, effie aspires to make up for his past by… Read More

Book / Young Adult

January 13, 2021

These are some chapters of a book I’ve been working on (to be updated as I write more). Read More

Book / Romance

January 11, 2021

Reads: 138

Shelves: 1

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Marshal Cranwell never really fit in with other kids his age. Except for one named Hyeon, who he has known for a huge chunk of his life. ...And Marshal would love to spend the rest of it with Hyeon, if possible. But at the same time, Marshal is afraid to… Read More

Book / Young Adult

January 10, 2021

Reads: 935

Comments: 2

Shelves: 1

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Hello my name is Max Newman. If you are reading this, I need you to pass this story on to everyone you know. There is something going on you need to be aware of. I don't have much time so I'll make this quick. I am what's known as a… Read More
At the edge of town, just before the opening to the forest, you'll find an old antique store. In that store, you will find many curiosities, from antiques to toys to instruments. Usually, if you want something bad enough, it will be waiting for you in the front window. Megaera… Read More
What happens when a filmy, overly dramatic young man falls in love with a serious and reclusive woman? Everything around them changes. Read More
I really don't know why I am starting this. Maybe I want to rant. Maybe I want to vent my feelings. Maybe I want to help others like me. Read More
Most people discover their main interests or passions in their teen years, a time where innocent youngsters develop and mature. But Benji McBride, since childhood, always wanted to be a rapper. Labeled the token cringeworthy wannabe by his peers, a public blunder leads to a freshman year full of regret.… Read More
People look up at the sky. To see the stars. And the stars smile back at them. A long time ago, at the beginning of time, there was nothing in the world. Then, after a single tremendous explosion, everything changed. Stars started to glow. Planets began moving. Countless galaxies appeared.… Read More

Book / Science Fiction

November 29, 2020

Reads: 123

Shelves: 1

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The virus. The riots. The power plant explosions that poisoned the air. Simultaneous volcano eruptions caused by climate anomaly. Then came the bloody winter when millions died from lung infection. And the world is not the same anymore. It can never be the same again. K and her troop 602… Read More

Book / Horror

November 28, 2020

Taylor Watson’s life is like most teenagers in their senior year of high school. Studying for tests, going to band practice, hanging out with friends, and dealing with an overbearing mom, are just a few of the things on her to-do list. And now with the softball coach pressuring her… Read More
There once was a time of Legacies and Houses, famous and strong bloodlines twisting around, trying to rip out others by the root, smothering small houses before they were even established. After a great war, shattering the rule of Houses, Ocean Jade has taken an oath to stamp out the… Read More
Milo Murray, An Orphan From Chicago, Illinois, Is On The Run From The Government, Fearing He Will Be Executed When He Meets Avery Queen, An Agent For The Government, Who Becomes A Double Agent, Protecting Milo From The Government, All The While Showing Him Who He Really Is, And What… Read More
Layla is having a panic attack. Read More
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