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When Gordy flees America and the War in Vietnam and takes a job as an English teacher in the Tokyo of the 1960s, he finds he gets a lot more than a mere hourly wage. [NOTE: My novel, "An American Love Song in Survival Japanese" has recently been published on… Read More

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"This is without a doubt the funniest story I've read in a decade. The entire Japanese female persona is laid bare here. Every bit true. Your sto..." Read More

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How long shall we go on kicking astrology in the backside? This ancient science has baffled the scientists. Read More

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January 09, 2019

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My name is Jay G. I'm in charge of a gang of men on a Sugar cane estate. As soon as I saw the overseer I knew there was going to be trouble. I just didn't like the man, and he too showed it in his face that he didn't… Read More

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January 06, 2019

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A poor, innocent orphan boy is forced into the care of his long lost uncle who lives in the sleepy, little village of Glenholm. Except the boy isn't as innocent as he pretends to be. And the little village is very much awake and stirring beneath its dopey appearance. Come… Read More

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The Vikings are coming! is a 2 part short story based on historical fact. In 793 A.D several Viking Longships landed on the North Eastern shores of England in the Kingdom of Northumbria. They butchered the small farming settlement there, and then headed toward Lindisfarne priory and looted it of… Read More

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December 28, 2018

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Jacquelyn Fleurs was never fascinated with the idea of love or marriage; in her 22 years of life; she has constantly lived the life her father wants from her, "The Perfect Daughter" as what people of London see her. But everything changes when her only brother Micheal introduce her to… Read More

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December 28, 2018

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This short story is a fictional account of Russian escape from Revolutionary Russia in the 1920's. For the most part they were hunted down and killed including the Czar. T he Czar's sister Olga did escape and moved to Denmark and to England . She took up residence in Canada… Read More

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December 13, 2018

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Wilhelm's life is crumbling around him. Born and raised in a prominent Nazi family, he swore to fight and die for the Fatherland. But Wilhelm has no idea what will happen now that the Allies have succeeded in capturing Berlin and ending WW2. While they might have ended the war,… Read More

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December 12, 2018

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Story of a prince who lost his love and got back it. Read More

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Samantha Lee … Civil War bride? Daughter of a plantation owner? Three Southern sympathizing brothers? No more! Samantha Lee, Union Captain! Read More
She held on to her hand savagely and held her neck with her other she tried to bite her neck, her head fell off. When her body fell she saw her sister holding an axe ,she had holes all over her body Read More
The prompt for this one was to write a prequel or sequel to Erin Fisher's "Valley Floor" from her short story collection "That Tiny Life." I wrote a prequel and I think it's pretty standalone. Just know the main story is about an unnamed man watching his partner, Roy get… Read More
Three ghosts from King Henry viii's past come back to haunt him during the twelve day Christmas festival at court. Read More

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Fed up with his dreary life in Japan, David is contemplating going back to the States when John gives him an absolutely crazy suggestion. Read More

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December 01, 2018

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We will be going through history and country orgins. Read More
I got a lot of unfinished projects maybe it was unwise to start a new one. Here is a short story I am writing about a tough father and mother protecting their children from an increasingly hopeless world. Read More

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This historical fiction was written with the greatest of respect for the victims of the Salem witch trials. May their spirits know peace forever. Read More