After winning the trip of a lifetime on a luxurious Windjammer sailing ship, Rhonda Turner leaves her abusive husband and her dismal coal mining town behind to embark on a voyage of self-discovery. Her voyage from New York to Istanbul changes drastically when she meets a young man heading for the magical Greek Island of Naxos. Rhonda has to make one of three choices. Will she make the right one?
A "Whale of a Tale" set in 18th century Nantucket, features a young adventurer from London, sent to the colonies on a secret mission for his scheming Uncle. During the course of his mission, he falls in love and then finds himself on an unexpected sea voyage to the whaling grounds of the coast of Brazil. Pirates, treasure and a rogue whale keep the tensions high in this enjoyable short story.
An intriguing tale of love, lust and redemption revolves around the falling of a two thousand year old giant Redwood tree aptly named "Yesterday's Giant." Suspense mounts as the story follows the tortuous path of three handcrafted items handcrafted from the carcass of the ancient tree.
The special redwood items are: A wedding bed, two cradles and a coffin.
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Published: August 14, 2018.
Essay » Political
The book PLASTIC SPOON is an extension of previous submissions in that it’s main aim is to encourage you the reader to take up the gauntlet with current taboo issues that perhaps in day’s gone by would have been deemed legitimate and logical. From serious thought provoking issues to judgements so weird! If they weren’t such serious subjects would be laughable
Is the moon trying to devour the Earth?!
Max, a bookish schoolboy seems to think so. In order to escape the harsh realities of life and the bully at school, Max takes comfort in his Astrology books. Read along as Max experiences the moon changing its very path and bends the boundaries between reality and dreams in this fascinating sci-fi fantasy adventure short story by Eugene Turansky!
ALYSSA BLACK AND OTHER STORIES by Don Kelso is a collection of five flash fiction pieces. The stories included vary from a story about a lonely turtle to a story about a pair of hired gun's debating their future in the industry. Most of the stories have a dark feel to them but there are also some lighthearted moments and even some comedy.
Annamarie, the uptight and feisty but beautiful wildlife photographer. My childhood crush and the reason why I'm who I am. But something happened in those years I was away. Will I ever get to know what it is that tore her so much? Only way is if she's my wife and I'll make sure she is.