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1 Island Mine

How far will governments go when you have something they want? All Waylon Eckermann wanted to do was to go to college and figure out the rest of his life. It wasn't going to be that easy, not even with a little extragalactic help.

Age Rating: Older than 17 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Military, Science Fiction, Aliens, Nanotechnology
Downloads: 22975| Votes: 927 | Score: 9.32
Size: 914KB | Posted: Concluded:

2 Always a Marine

What does an old man do when confronted with a danger? He remembers what he is, he remembers his oath to "fight all enemies, foreign and domestic." The story title says it all.

Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Politics, Violence, War, Military, Vignettes
Downloads: 4822| Votes: 775 | Score: 9.30
Size: 34KB | Posted:

3 Memorial Day: Human and Heroic

This was a speech I wrote and gave in Parshall, ND for Memorial Day 2009. I think i shows how today's warfighters feel about Memorial Day.

Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: Essay
Tags: Military, True
Downloads: 441| Votes: 76 | Score: 9.21
Size: 4KB | Posted:

4 Human Man

The Human Series (2)
Scott MacIntyre, the unusual foster kid raised on a boys ranch in West Texas, joined the Marines at the end of Human Phoenix. In the sequel, Human Man, he's all grown up and ready to make a life for himself.

Age Rating: Older than 17 | Genre: General
Tags: Romance, Military, Science Fiction
Downloads: 21754| Votes: 729 | Score: 9.16
Size: 565KB | Posted: Concluded:

5 Human Phoenix

The Human Series (1)
You can’t hide from your past forever, but it’s easier if you’re a foster kid in rural West Texas. Scott MacIntyre was different in more ways than even he knew. (this was my first attempt at writing a novel)

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Coming of Age, Crime, School, Violence, Military, Mystery, Aliens
Downloads: 18656| Votes: 589 | Score: 9.14
Size: 1478KB | Posted: Concluded:

6 Silver Wings

by Joe J

The story of a young man from high school to Vietnam.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Coming of Age, Romance, Humor, Historical, Military
Downloads: 8140| Votes: 723 | Score: 9.04
Size: 248KB | Posted:

7 Uncertain Justice

An Army veteran is accused of rape and murder. He didn't do it, but fighting the system is a losing proposition. So what's a man to do?

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Crime, Military, Bounty Hunters
Downloads: 15963| Votes: 747 | Score: 8.90
Size: 1085KB | Posted:

8 Justice Resurrected

A Story of Titia-Lohr
When an outcast and his companion come across a village that has been razed, he unknowingly sets his foot upon the path of destiny that will take him from the haughtily civilized courts of Meikar to the wastes of the Netherlands. Stopping along the way for a betrothal he knew nothing about, encountering old friends, new friends, mentors, enemies and intrigue that seems to have gotten him in the situation in the first place, Jonar Telansson is riding towards a destiny the Gods ordained long ago.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Fantasy
Tags: Coming of Age, Politics, Violence, Cults, Military, Assassins, Travel, Fantasy, Magic, Knights, Royalty
Downloads: 18842| Votes: 484 | Score: 8.69
Size: 835KB | Posted: Concluded:

9 The Magic of an Old Veteran's Dream

The old veteran was feeble and frail. Would his final dream ever come true? I could make it happen. Would I take the time? Would those tired old eyes ever sparkle again?

Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: True
Tags: Historical, Military, Aging
Downloads: 1103| Votes: 111 | Score: 8.66
Size: 12KB | Posted:

10 A Tribute, on This Holiday

An old warrior is honored for his sacrifice.

Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: True
Tags: Military, Aging
Downloads: 774| Votes: 99 | Score: 8.65
Size: 3KB | Posted: