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The Hawk: Part Nine
Series: The Hawk. Price: Free! Words: 67,970. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
The death of President Kennedy casts a pall over those concerned about Eric. Meanwhile in Texas, Luke Richardson wonders about the identity of John Doe. Uncertain about his future with Stanford, Laurie assures Lynne that Eric will return, while Marek and Klaudia make plans for a 1964 reunion.
Bridget's Story
Price: Free! Words: 6,920. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » USA
Bridget's Story is a novelette prequel to the Longshot Series of novels set in the 1860s Civil War United States. This book provides information and insight to the meeting and relationship of the series' main character, Rob Finn and his wife Bridget Murphy Riley.
Cornelius Noon: Chief Turret Captain USN. Part 3: War at Sea
You set the price! Words: 47,420. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Historical » USA
1913. In the last instalment of the serial, Noon is devastated by the damage his shooting has done in Vera Cruz. He is sheltered by Mrs Smiley the bordello keeper and repays her by picking off the marine who rapes her. He is spectacularly seduced by Leonora, the diplomatic wife. When the European war begins he is on board a British battlecruiser duelling with a German ships--and an old friend.
The Legend of Cyclone Young
Price: Free! Words: 9,260. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Sports, Fiction » Historical » USA
As long as baseball is played in Newcomerstown, Ohio, no one there will ever forget what happened on July 4, 1876.
Swift Knows Best
Series: The Skeenas. Price: Free! Words: 550. Language: American English. Published: August 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Historical » USA
Often times your "family" can be the most poisonous and deadly snakes in the grass. Not at all us pythons.
Mr. Meek For President
Price: Free! Words: 900. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Mr. Meek, age 83, was so disappointed with the calibre of the choices for President that he posted in this Facebook page that he could do better. Someone suggest he run. And he did! This book tells what happened when he attempted to win the Presidency. You also learn whether he became president.
A Den Mother's Embrace
Series: The Skeenas. Price: Free! Words: 610. Language: American English. Published: July 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Historical » USA
Oh, how good it is to have in laws.
A She-Wolf's Folly
Series: The Skeenas. Price: Free! Words: 510. Language: American English. Published: July 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Historical » USA
Every wolf and living being on this earth makes a mistake. It's simple a normal part of everyday animal life. But, some mistakes in life are definitely more than unforgiving; especially the ones in which you can never fully escape due to the seemingly long buried image of your past.
Zimmerman Watch
Series: The Skeenas. Price: Free! Words: 540. Language: American English. Published: July 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Historical » USA
The acids within my burly leucistic timber wolf stomach boiled angrily and vigorously with increasingly ravenous hunger as I opened nearly every bread drawer and pantry in the entire kitchen of the house and was mystified to not even find a single mouse crumb; or let alone, not even a single mouse for that matter at all in sight.
The New Wolf Shepherd
Series: The Skeenas. Price: Free! Words: 810. Language: American English. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Historical » USA
It had been damn near two years since my literal sister and comrade in arms, Nina Guenard had been unruly laid to rest by the hideous swine and pack of atrocious wharf rats known as the Philadelphia Police Department
Young Panda New Tricks
Series: The Skeenas. Price: Free! Words: 580. Language: American English. Published: July 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
The very instant the steel framed door of the 6669 house swung open by an unforeseen hand, I was almost immediately engulfed in a raging sea of hugs, smiles, and cries from a various array of friendly and familiar faces along with quite a few new ones
Return of Old Faithful
Series: The Skeenas. Price: Free! Words: 470. Language: American English. Published: July 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Historical » USA
I stepped wearily off the MARC onto the damn near barren and desolate platforms of the Pennsylvania Railroad’s old Odenton Station as I hailed the single cab posted at the end of the parking lot corner and hopped in.
Ice Cold Company
Series: The Skeenas. Price: Free! Words: 1,010. Language: American English. Published: July 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
“Donnie?” I called out, rapping the usual three times on the frame of her bedroom door before slowly gathering up bear minimum courage inside myself to steadily turn the knob. I thankfully sensed and found her as usual sitting nonchalantly at the edge of her queen sized bed, staring blankly at the tips of her toes and black toe claws as I slowly stepped in.
Frosty Reception
Series: The Skeenas. Price: Free! Words: 390. Language: American English. Published: July 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
I slept peacefully for a good majority of the night, curled up in my usual spot on the living room floor right up until the thunderous growl of my now empty stomach stirred me rather atrociously from my stupor. I starred drowsily up at the green digits on the nearby TV converter box; in which they brilliantly read, 3:27 AM.
Harambe's Last Stand
Series: The Skeenas. Price: Free! Words: 550. Language: American English. Published: July 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
I gave a slow and steady pump of my twelve gauge, readying myself fully for any and all as made our way tightly in formation toward the main entrance doors of arena; which rather surprisingly for a campaign rally remained completely unguarded as we silently flooded in one by one and began steadily making our way down the alley and up the inclined ramp to the upper floors.
Unexpected Hyenadae Guest
Series: The Skeenas. Price: Free! Words: 440. Language: American English. Published: July 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
“Yoohoo!” The cynical voice of an all too familiar striped hyena called, striding in giddily through the oddly unlocked front entrance door. “Aren’t you guys ruefully forgetting about little old me?”
Never Cheat a Cheetah
Series: The Skeenas. Price: Free! Words: 360. Language: American English. Published: July 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Historical » USA
What can a brother do for me? He can help you up when you are down.
Black Eyed Susan Vixen
Series: The Skeenas. Price: Free! Words: 430. Language: American English. Published: July 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Historical » USA
I awoke once again to the good old beeping of my little fifteen year old alarm clock; which I was deeply surprised and overall shocked that it unbelievably still worked like a charm after the passage of all these years, and in damn near perfect condition along with all the rest of my little trinkets in my wonderful little jail cell sized bedroom.
26 Miles
Price: Free! Words: 860. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The day after the Boston Marathon Bombing in 2013 I felt compelled to write a short story, but I never released it. Now I am. There is no political agenda, it is not based on a true story, it is just a story.
The Well
Price: Free! Words: 1,610. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1588, the Roanoke Colony (later known as the Lost Colony, as not a single colonist was found when revisited in 1590), an English settlement in present-day North Carolina, USA, is overrun by a Native American tribe. A male settler flees the onslaught. He avoids capture, yet gets trapped. A slow, agonizing death awaits, but then a sign of hope appears. Approx. 1600 words. Historical fiction.

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