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Unwind
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by Neal Shusterman (Goodreads Author)
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read in May, 2011
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Mairead Mairead said: " Wow. a vision of a dystipoan future with a creep, complicated and altogether amazing twist. Unwind is definitely a must read for...well, pretty much everyone :) "

 
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Eugene O'Neill
“I am so far from being a pessimist...on the contrary, in spite of my scars, I am tickled to death at life.”
Eugene O'Neill

Francis Bacon
“If a man will begin with certainties, he shall end in doubts; but if he will be content to begin with doubts, he shall end in certainties.”
Francis Bacon, The Oxford Francis Bacon IV: The Advancement of Learning

Rudyard Kipling
“Words are, of course, the most powerful drug used by mankind.”
Rudyard Kipling

Albert Einstein
“Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.”
Albert Einstein

Jim Henson
“Beauty is in the eye of the beholder and it may be necessary from time to time to give a stupid or misinformed beholder a black eye.”
Jim Henson

Bound (Science Fiction & Fantasy)
2 chapters   —   updated May 13, 2015 06:31PM
Description: Robyn Matthews walks down the street, and collapses from the effects of a stab wound she never received. A year ago, she was in a three month long coma after being hit by a car. Only she knows that the car hit her after she went into the coma. Why is Robyn suffering? Simple. She's bound to Trey Holder, a famous, arrogant, and famously arrogant celebrity. She discovers the truth after being released from hospital, and sets out the free herself from the curse, and to save Trey. Someone's trying to kill him. He gets hurt, she pays the price. So she must save his life..in order to save herself. Fist chapter is awful, just toying around with it.
Abandon (Science Fiction & Fantasy)
2 chapters   —   updated May 13, 2015 06:31PM
Description: Darcy Hallow is attacked on her way home, and after a fight and a struggle on her part, she is knocked out and taken to a secure location (a padded cell) and told that she will now take her sister's place in Riverside city, where the first born teenagers from each household, between the ages of 16 and 18, are sent to tackle the mutants that have sprung up due to the nuclear disaster and the chemicals that inhabited the sewers, but also to control the population surplus. They are relieved from their duty once they turn 18, but many die in the attempt. Darcy's older sister, Raina, was sent to fulfil the requirement, but she has disappeared, and each family must have a volunteer in service, unless their volunteer/captive has died or survived the trial. Darcy is sent to the city to tackle monsters, and the other "contestants", as the pressure of living has turned their living situation in Riverside into the deadliest game there is. But Darcy has a secret. Raina taught her how to fight before she left, and Darcy won't be beaten. She will find out what happened to her sister. She will find out how she died. And if she was murdered...well, there'll be hell to pay. It's Dystopian.
One Day... (Science Fiction & Fantasy)
1 chapters   —   updated May 13, 2015 06:31PM
Description: Gwen Stark has a lot of stuff on her plate. By day, she's struggling with school, working her way towards a college education. By night, she's an ass-kicking, demon hunting assassin for hire, earning her wage. Life isn't simple. Life is hard. But then again, isn't it for everyone? Just a preface to something I might work on. Desperately short. Let me know what you think.
Closure (Drama)
1 chapters   —   updated May 13, 2015 06:31PM
Description: James stares down at his hands, covered in blood, and wondered how in the world this could have happened.
Abandon (Select)
1 chapters   —   updated Jan 04, 2012 11:28AM
Description: Darcy's sister goes missing in action.
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