Ten Minutes Mac wrote thrillers, not romance. But the last story of his career had a twist ending that he did not expect! Rated T for strong sex and disturbing images.
Fiction: Romance, T, English, Romance & Horror, words: 900, 17h
Save Me Joe Louis This is a book review of Why We Can't Wait by Martin Luther King, which is a beautiful and important book. It's also a painful memory about my father. Rated T for intense emotion and anger.
Fiction: Biography, T, English, Family & Hurt/Comfort, words: 476, 7/31
24Delia's Destiny » This is the continuing story of one ambitious young girl's search for love and success in modern London. Rated T for steamy sex in following chapters.
Fiction: Romance, T, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 23, words: 17k+, favs: 2, follows: 1, updated: 7/29 published: 1/1/2019
2 Lady Maitland's Secret » The moral of this elegant little vampire story is shockingly simple. If something looks too good to be true, it probably is! Rated T for violence and some suggestive imagery.
Fiction: Horror, T, English, Horror & Mystery, chapters: 2, words: 1k+, updated: 7/22 published: 2/18
1College Doesn't Work That Way » This is a two part essay on what college is really like and how you can learn from the bad parts. Rated T for adult themes and language. Please comment nicely!
Fiction: Essay, T, English, Angst & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 2, words: 1k+, 7/22
3 Death To All Tyrants England, 1642. Civil War turns brother against brother, father against son. As simple Puritan farmers arm themselves for battle, a family tragedy plays out behind closed doors. Rated T for violence and some brief disturbing images.
Fiction: Historical, T, English, Family & Hurt/Comfort, words: 976, 7/7
2The Lady of Foxwood » Joy Benton was just a fun-loving London waitress until she inherited Foxwood, a luxurious country estate. But then a handsome impostor turns up to lay claim to her new property - and her heart! Rated T for steamy romance to come.
Fiction: Romance, T, English, Romance & Suspense, chapters: 2, words: 1k+, updated: 7/2 published: 5/7
2 That Drift Away Feeling This is a reflection piece on what's really important in life, inspired by "Drift Away" by Dobie Gray. Part of it is advice to my younger self and part of it is reflections on where I am now. It's all pretty lame, but if you listen to "Drift Away" on You Tube it kinds of makes sense. Rated T for strong language!
Fiction: Biography, T, English, Family & Hurt/Comfort, words: 600, favs: 1, 7/1
2Three Little Dreamers » Three modern American college girls, one ancient god from a vanished civilization. On a remote Caribbean island, romance and adventure await! Rated T for sex and human sacrifice in later chapters.
Fiction: Mythology, T, English, Supernatural & Fantasy, chapters: 2, words: 1k+, updated: 6/24 published: 5/1
18Sticky Fingers » This is just a cute modern fairy tale about an orphan girl who meets a witch, falls under a spell, and goes to a mysterious castle. But is there a handsome prince waiting to rescue her? Rated T for steamy romance to follow!
Fiction: Romance, T, English, Romance & Fantasy, chapters: 17, words: 15k+, favs: 4, follows: 4, updated: 6/22 published: 7/13/2018
122Beginners » Imagine you're a young Marine, stationed in Hawaii. And you're shy, and in the closet. Suddenly a rich, confident older man is crazy about you! Is it too good to be true? Rated T for steamy slash to come!
Fiction: Romance, T, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 80, words: 73k+, favs: 27, follows: 27, updated: 6/3 published: 4/19/2012
The Devil and Good Queen Bess The Spanish Armada was closing in. Elizabeth the Queen sat alone in her tent, scratching out a last desperate message to the troops. Suddenly a mysterious stranger appeared, and the brave young queen was forced to confront her own darkest fears and imagine a very unpleasant future! Rated T for violence and adult themes.
Fiction: Historical, T, English, Supernatural & Suspense, words: 1k+, 5/26
Summer of Sixty-Eight Tired of feel-good Baby Boomer nostalgia about the Sixties? Here's a story about what life was really like in the summer of 1968. Rated T for disturbing themes and images.
Fiction: Biography, T, English, Family & Drama, words: 582, 5/11
1 My Only Shot This is another piece about how much I hated my college years. Except this one is painfully honest and even funny in places. It also teaches a valuable lesson. Please comment nicely!
Fiction: Biography, T, English, Friendship & Hurt/Comfort, words: 816, 5/8
1 A Sweet Hour's Sport Professor Mary Muldoon was a mean old battleaxe with one burning ambition - to beat Jane Austen at pool! But when Abraham Lincoln shows up instead, things quickly spiral out of control. A one act play in the tradition of the old Twilight Zone TV show. Rated T for disturbing themes and images.
Fiction: Play, T, English, Supernatural & Drama, words: 2k+, 5/1
2Fortune Teller » "Went to the fortune teller, had my fortune read . . ." London, 1963. Brian Jones was a hungry street thug who dreamed of rock and roll stardom. Sylvia Plath was a respected poet tormented by inner demons. Her cryptic words were one part prophecy, one part seduction! Rated T for disturbing themes and images.
Fiction: Historical, T, English, Hurt/Comfort & Romance, chapters: 2, words: 1k+, 4/15
2Miss Hartwell's Confession » This continuing story takes place in Victorian London, in the days of Oscar Wilde. Back then forbidden love could be fatal. Today we know that all love is beautiful. Rated T for some sensuality. Please comment nicely!
Fiction: Romance, T, English, Romance & Hurt/Comfort, chapters: 2, words: 1k+, updated: 4/13 published: 11/29/2019
117The Roman Slave » In ancient Rome, young Titus is sold as a slave to wealthy and powerful Senator Marcus Alba - unaware that being another man's property can unleash some powerful desires. WARNING: This is pure male/male slash. Deal with it or move on!
Fiction: Historical, T, English, Romance & Drama, chapters: 51, words: 46k+, favs: 48, follows: 51, updated: 4/9 published: 1/18/2011
The Hard Either Or My father told me college was important. But he never really told me why. It's taken me almost forty years to figure out that he didn't know himself. Life is full of painful lessons. But some lessons are worth learning! Rated T for mature themes.
Fiction: Biography, T, English, Family & Hurt/Comfort, words: 735, 4/6
3 Columbia Punks Out When you graduate from an Ivy League College, alumni reunions are a big thing. This e-mail just hit my spam folder, and it was so genuinely moving that I had to share. Rated T for crude humor and brief, disturbing images. Please comment nicely!
Fiction: Humor, T, English, Humor & Parody, words: 265, favs: 1, 4/5