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  1. A Room with a View (of the Brooklyn Navy Yard)

    By AC Benus, in Fiction. 11/02/2023 (Updated: 12/06/2023)

    Genres: Comedy, Romance
    Sub-genres: Comedy Modern, Contemporary Romance
    • gay
    • coming of age
    • philosophy
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    • love
    • politics

    A geeky, un-Socials-ready author stands on the precipice of glory- holed honed fame! But can his ultra-hip influencer, hired to mold the young man’s golden clay into Instaham worthy BS, be able to resist the artless naïveté of his un-hep student?

    A series of events unfold, placing sham and subterfuge in the uncompromising light of true love.

    • 7 Chapters
    • 16,350 Words
    • 3,831 Views
    • 51 Comments
    • Mature
    • In Process
  2. Blood Of The Wilde

    By CasualWanderer82, in Fiction. 10/02/2023 (Updated: 12/04/2023)

    Genres: General Fiction, Romance
    Sub-genres: Drama, Coming of Age, Contemporary Romance
    • young adult
    • suburban
    • incest
    • dark
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    • 20th century
    • brothers
    • politics

    The only people that matter in Iron's Saint town are the Wilde family. They're affluent, celebrated, and admired. But behind their flawless existence, dark secrets lie. Ones that will shake the foundations of everything they built and stand for.

    • 4 Chapters
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    • 17 Comments
    • Mature
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  3. Of Pride and Power 1. Of Pride and Power Universe

    By W_L, in Fiction. 09/15/2023 (Updated: 12/01/2023)

    Genres: Fantasy, Science Fiction
    Sub-genres: Historical Fantasy, Medieval Fantasy, Alternate History, Libertarian Sci-Fi
    • teen
    • alternate earth
    • war
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    • medieval
    • politics
    • non-binary

    An Intersex teen reincarnates into the body of an Omega during one of the most turbulent eras in history. From the main character, Eli Tudor's perspective, the story will chronicle this remarkable person's life, conflicts, loves, and journey to create a new legacy in this alternate world that is similar to our own.

    The past is not set in stone and the future is what you make it.

    • 14 Chapters
    • 51,076 Words
    • 4,217 Views
    • 40 Comments
    • Mature
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  4. The Court of Ghosts

    By Stephen Wormwood, in Fiction. 07/31/2023 (Updated: 11/19/2023)

    Genres: Fantasy, General Fiction
    Sub-genres: Drama, Historical Fantasy
    • mature adult
    • anal
    • dark
    • medieval
    • abuse
    • politics

    Highborn Francis Gray and lowborn Edward Bardshaw were once at the verge of a life-defining love… until the Imperial fleet destroyed their home and separated them. A decade later, fate sees fit to reunite them amidst a backdrop of political intrigue and surging public unrest. Can they rekindle their old spark? And if so, can it resist the echoes of history? After all, ten years is a long time, and neither Fran nor Ed are who they once were…

    • 17 Chapters
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  5. The People's House 8. New York Stories

    By Altimexis, in Fiction. 08/19/2023 (Updated: 08/19/2023)

    Genres: Action/Adventure, General Fiction, Thriller/Suspense
    Sub-genres: Drama, Action Fiction, Historical Thriller, Political Thriller
    • teen
    • young adult
    • no sex
    • serious
    • politics

    While attending a Memorial Day 18th birthday party, Seth is asked by a friend's brother about being interviewed for his high school newspaper. The interview brings back vivid memories of serving as a Congressional intern and being trapped inside the U.S. Capitol on January 6, 2021.

    • 1 Chapters
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  6. Graduate School 24. C. J. Boomers, Gen Xers, & Millenials

    By Carlos Hazday, in World Building. 06/16/2023 (Updated: 06/16/2023)

    Genres: World Building
    Sub-genres: General Fiction World Builder
    • young adult
    • travel
    • north america
    • light-hearted
    • modern
    • politics

    CJ Abelló returns to Georgetown in the fall of 2022 for an advanced degree. During the two years back on the Hilltop, his education is not limited to the classroom; his analytical mind and his ability to articulate complex matters in a way his audience could assimilate the matter helped. He was asked to write articles for professional journals, attend seminars by both liberal and conservative think tanks, and speak at schools and conferences.

    • 1 Chapters
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    • 17 Comments
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  7. The District - Summer of '22 Book VIII 22. C. J. Boomers, Gen Xers, & Millenials

    By Carlos Hazday, in World Building. 06/15/2023 (Updated: 06/15/2023)

    Genres: World Building
    Sub-genres: General Fiction World Builder
    • young adult
    • north america
    • light-hearted
    • modern
    • politics

    A friend from Mexico visits, a Squad member moves south, a California teen prepares to start his freshman year at Georgetown University, and a local artist delivers a commission. From Cuban food at Abuela’s, to cocktails at The Alex, an excursion to the National Gallery of Art, and brunch at Everhope, the weekend is full of laughs, food, and fine art.

    • 1 Chapters
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    • 2,460 Views
    • 6 Comments
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  8. The Big Apple - Summer of '22 Book VII 21. C. J. Boomers, Gen Xers, & Millenials

    By Carlos Hazday, in World Building. 06/15/2023 (Updated: 06/15/2023)

    Genres: World Building
    Sub-genres: General Fiction World Builder
    • young adult
    • travel
    • north america
    • light-hearted
    • serious
    • modern
    • politics

    A week’s trip to New York City has Owen and CJ mixing business and pleasure. Meetings with high-powered attorneys and financial high-rollers combine with Broadway, Sag Harbor, and Fire Island for a memorable vacation. The couple’s efforts to increase CJ’s name recognition moves forward with TV appearances on multiple networks.

    • 1 Chapters
    • 779 Words
    • 2,018 Views
    • 8 Comments
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  9. The Grand Hotel - Summer of '22 Book V 19. C. J. Boomers, Gen Xers, & Millenials

    By Carlos Hazday, in World Building. 06/14/2023 (Updated: 06/14/2023)

    Genres: World Building
    Sub-genres: General Fiction World Builder
    • young adult
    • travel
    • north america
    • light-hearted
    • modern
    • politics

    Another weekend, another out-of-town wedding for CJ and Owen. This time, Liebe comes along. She’ll serve as the flower girl for CJ’s high school classmate, Autumn Dingell. Surrounded by the magnificence of Mackinac Island’s Grand Hotel and by Michigan political royalty, CJ reconnects with old friends and meets new people who may play a role in his future

    • 1 Chapters
    • 227 Words
    • 2,494 Views
    • 11 Comments
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  10. Prospect Street - Summer of '22 Book IV 18. C. J. Boomers, Gen Xers, & Millenials

    By Carlos Hazday, in World Building. 06/14/2023 (Updated: 06/14/2023)

    Genres: World Building
    Sub-genres: General Fiction World Builder
    • young adult
    • north america
    • light-hearted
    • modern
    • politics

    Brett Davenport and César Abelló convince their Georgetown neighbors to combine their 4th of July celebrations into a block party. With their segment of Prospect Street closed off, children play on the street and adults cross from one house to another undisturbed by traffic. CJ and Owen ensure Carson Sawyer, part of the group being assembled to propel CJ to public office, meets one of the block’s wealthy and connected residents. Liebe has a flashback to the park shooting and a friend from Mexico City visits.

    • 1 Chapters
    • 465 Words
    • 3,417 Views
    • 13 Comments
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