Below you will find a list of all of my stories currently online.  Please pay attention to the ratings and warning codes beneath each story and do not read them unless you are sure the story is appropriate for you.  Please note that stories listed as in-progress (I/P) or coming soon (C/S) are given temporary warning codes that may change at any time as chapters are added.

 

 

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Will is a nice kid, you'd like him if you met him. But he has something unusual: his last name. Will is going to tell us what it's like being William Roger Christmas Jr. And there's something else a lot more different and a lot more important about Will than just having an unusual last name...

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Word Count: 10,121

Published: 01 Dec 2008

 

 

Sometimes a birthday present goes too far; sometimes it doesn't go far enough. What kind of birthday present is Steve's sister planning to give him?

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Word Count: 1,239

Published: 27 Jul 2010

 

 

It's the start of another school year, and for Kevin it's another school. But summer isn't over yet, and Kevin's planning to catch a few rays.

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Word Count: 2,406

Published: 3 Aug 2010

 

 

Curt and Greg have been best friends since they met in grammar school, through high school, and now in college. Christmas break is coming up, and they are planning to camp out on Mt. Diablo and hike one of their favorite trails. But Mother Nature has a surprise in store for them, a surprise that will change both of their lives.

Word Count: 9,889

Published: 01 Dec 2008

 

 

Denise loves dark chocolate, and sometimes she saves the foil wrappers. Will she save Ted's?

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Word Count: 1,162

Published: 01 Dec 2008

 

 

When his father is transferred, Aaron moves to a new town, Oak Grove, and to a new school. There he finds a new friend. A best friend. This story tells how Aaron and D.C. meet, how their relationship grows, and how they discover each other.

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Word Count: 13,145

Published: 01 Dec 2008

 

 

Cody Williams was living with his Granny in New Orleans when Hurricane Katrina struck and devastated the city, disrupting his life. This is the story of how he escaped Katrina, how he was helped by a stranger, and how he found a new family, a new friend, and a new relationship.

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Word Count: 14,866

Published: 01 Dec 2008

 

 

When Kyle Parker returns home from school one afternoon, he finds a strange boy sitting on his doorstep.  He takes him into his home and quickly becomes intrigued by his mysterious visitor.  Who is he?  What does he want?  Kyle is determined to get some answers, but is he ready to hear what the boy has to say?

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Word Count: 10,258

Published: 01 Dec 2008

 

 

Tommy learns that lying has consequences, especially lying to his mother. But has he really learned his lesson?

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Word Count: 1,678

Published: 18 Sep 2010

 

 

Li'l Ben is Mama Sue's last cub; raising him is a challenge. Can she keep him safe?

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Word Count: 2,056

Published: 10 Aug 2010

 

 

When Mark set out on his Thanksgiving week backpacking trip, little did he know that it would not turn out anything like what he expected.

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Word Count: 12,370

Published: 21 May 2010

 

 

Medical Science does not have cures for everything. Sometimes the solution can be found in a tradition based on a different kind of medicine.

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Word Count: 2,983

Published: 26 April 2011

 

 

Dying isn't a game or is it? Laura and Marti will find out the answer to that question on one particular night when things get a lot scarier than these two girls ever imagined.

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Word Count: 4,594

Published: 01 July 2010

 

 

As a summer intern on a work/study program, Don seems to be isolated from the rest of the IT department. When he's asked to help find out if there's a ghost causing problems, is this something that will gain him some appreciation or that will come back to haunt him?

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Word Count: 2,970

Published: 16 Jul 2010

 

 

She's elderly and is insular, seldom venturing from her home. Her husband would like her to take walks with him, but she resists. Walking would be good for her, she knows. What would it be like if she took that first step?

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Word Count: 2,192

Published: 05 Jan 2009

 

 

Leslie's first exposure to opera is when she hears Ash singing an aria. She becomes obsessed with the aria, and when she decides to find out which opera it's from the task turns out to be both simple and complicated...

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Word Count: 2,519

Published: 24 Dec 2010

 

 

We all are, or should be, familiar with the story of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. In our tale you will learn the story that is rumored to have influenced the Brothers Grimm to take pen to paper. Is it true? That will be for you to decide. But remember, this is a fairy tale!

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Word Count: 11,888

Published: 01 Dec 2008

 

 

 

 

Some teachers can be tough. Some can be awful. Some can be absolutely the worst. Well, let's see if Mike can cope with one of those "absolutely the worst" teachers...

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Word Count: 495

Published: 28 Jan 2011

 

 

Under threat of destruction by a group of religious extremist aliens, two men in a spaceship discuss the salvation of the human race...

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Word Count: 200

Published: 01 Dec 2008

 

 

Tom wakes up expecting Josh to be next to him as usual. But he isn't...

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Word Count: 499

Published: 29 Jan 2010

 

 

We all know that love can be a distraction, but during batting practice that distraction can be painful...

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Word Count: 200

Published: 01 Dec 2008

 

 

Sometimes it pays to read the signs, particularly if you want to avoid getting yourself into an embarrassing situation...

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Word Count: 200

Published: 01 Dec 2008

 

 

Human beings often require acceptance and compassion from the people around them, but both can sometimes be hard to find...

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Word Count: 198

Published: 01 Dec 2008

 

 

Some superstitions exist for a reason, and when a young girl strays too close to a cursed lake, her mother rightly fears the consequences...

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Word Count: 200

Published: 01 Dec 2008

 

 

Jeff asks Dennis to go with him to a campus visit at College of the Pacific. Afterwards Jeff is excited and ready to apply, and Dennis is happy for his friend. It's what happens on their way home that's going to change their lives...

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Word Count: 490

Published: 28 Jan 2011

 

 

For a teen, a guy, getting his first car can be a momentous milestone...

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Word Count: 200

Published: 01 Dec 2008

 

 

What happens when things start going wrong with a marriage? Arguments? Silence? Nightmares?

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Word Count: 730

Published: 04 Dec 2008

 

 

First impressions can be dangerous things when they're wrong, but with some people those misperceptions can be quickly corrected...

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Word Count: 200

Published: 01 Dec 2008

 

 

Gossip can hurt when lies are spread and reputations are tarnished, but when the rumors are true, sometimes the gossip can yield positive results...

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Word Count: 200

Published: 01 Dec 2008

 

 

Sometimes you're just a teen. Sometimes you're more like a goat. Find out why that happened to Joel.

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Word Count: 712

Published: 01 Dec 2008

 

 

News, good or bad, always has the greatest emotional impact when it comes as a surprise...

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Word Count: 200

Published: 01 Dec 2008

 

 

 

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