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The Letter

The apple caught Bobby behind the left ear, dropping him in the dirt.

Cal spun around, only one person threw like that.

“Whatcha little dipshits up to, huh?” Brad sauntered out from behind a tree tossing another apple. 1,034 more words

Isaiah Stratton

Echoes by R J Dent

It made the national news.

          For a year after, the residents of the picturesque seaside town talked of little else. Friends of Robert’s family kept copies of the newspapers his disappearance had provided headlines for. 378 more words

R J Dent

The Cliff

Hi all.

Below is a piece written and performed a couple years back now.

How apropos – a coming of age story to enjoy as your little slice of TBT..

The Cliff:


Post Script: Where The Trees Were - Inga Simpson

Where the Trees Were

Inga Simpson

Hachette Australia

ISBN: 9780733634536



A beautiful new novel about the innocence of childhood and the scars that stay with you for life, from the award winning author of MR WIGG and NEST. 380 more words

Post Script: Book Reviews

MADE IN THE U.S.A. by Billie Letts

MADE IN THE U.S.A. by Billie Letts, (c) 2008. Let me assure you this is a VERY good book! This is a coming of age family drama book, my favorite kind I must say! 149 more words

Family Drama

Classic Story, Timeless Style

In literary criticism, there is a story form called “Bildungsroman,” a German word that means a story of formation, education, and culture. It can also be called a “coming of age” story that involves the character’s journey into a wider world than they’ve experienced before. 700 more words

Movies & Reviews

New book in progress from me -- an update.

‘Raven, Dove, Arrow, Branch’ is looking to become a short novel or novella at this point. It is a tale about two adolescents, ISHA and GEM, that are becoming shamans in their tribe. 339 more words