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THE ROMANTIC-A DARK FICTIONAL TALE

'The Romantic—A Dark Fictional Tale' 'By Debbie Basham' 'Copyright © 2017' 'Chapter One' 'The night was warm like springtime even though the official date for spring hadn’t yet come into the mid-sized city of Comfort, Michigan. It was a perfect night for killing someone.' 'That was his thought as he entered into the quiet gardens...

THE LAWYER

'''~~The Lawyer' 'By Debbie Basham' ''' ''Copyright © 2017'' ''' 'Chapter One'' '''' ''“Character building,” I say out loud as I glance at the clock in the small living room of my one bedroom apartment. “This is building your character,” I say again. I know I sound half sarcastic and extremely exhausted as I say it....

THE UN-WASTED LIFE

'The Un-Wasted Life' 'Copyrighted © 2016' 'Debbie Basham' 'Chapter One' 'Here’s what I remember about the last night of my last life. I’m in my 1965 candy apple red mustang driving full speed, pressing the gas pedal as far down as I could. I’d originally wanted to take my bike out that night but...

A KIDS BOOK: WHO IS KIDNAPPING ALL THE STARS

'WHO IS KIDNAPPING ALL THE STARS' 'DEBBIE BASHAM' 'COPYRIGHTED  © 2010' 'Samantha loved to look up at the stars.' 'She loved each night to see where they are.' 'She counted them high and counted them low.' 'She counted ten, then twenty, then counted again real slow.' 'She liked their twinkle and their light.' 'She loved to watch them...

A KIDS BOOK: YOUR HALLOWEEN FEAST

'YOUR HALLOWEEN FEAST' 'DEBBIE BASHAM' 'COPYRIGHTED © 2010' 'On your Halloween feast I’ll take you to Zee.' 'It’s a land of cookies, and cakes, and beezzeees.' 'Beezzeees are cups full of fluff and stuff,' 'and more stuff and fluff and topped with a puff.' 'And then, of course, you’ll have some sperries.' 'These are purple and pink little...

A KIDS BOOK: JOE'S INCREDIBLE CRITTERS CLOSET (ALL CHARACTERS IN THIS WORK ARE FICTIONAL. ANY SIMILARITY TO REAL CHARACTERS IS UNINTENTIONAL.)

''Joe’s Incredible Critters Closet' 'Debbie Basham' 'Copyrighted © 2010' 'Come along with me, my name is Joe.' 'I’ve got lots to tell you and lots to show.' 'Come into my bedroom and let your eyes see' 'the uncommon critters that live with me!' '' 'Now don’t be scared and don’t be shy' 'as I open...

THE CRONE: A NIKKI NORTH TALE

'THE CRONE' 'Copyright ©2016' 'Debbie Basham' 'Chapter One' 'Kale woke up the next morning wondering what the hell he was doing. His head hadn’t been on exactly straight for the past seven years. Now, he decided, as he walked into the master bath then headed towards his kitchen for some morning coffee, he felt...

THE GAME: A ZACH GOLD/NIKKI NORTH TALE

''''THE GAME ' 'COPYRIGHTED ©2016' 'DEBBIE BASHAM' 'Chapter One' 'So here’s how it all started. I had a dream one night about a woman in trouble. She wasn’t just any woman either. She was Nikki North. Don’t ask how I knew who she was or where she was or why or how she was...

WELCOME TO THIS SITE

'Welcome to this website. I'm in the process of re-building with slight edits to existing stories (beginning with the addition of a Prologue (Chapter One) to The Karet, so forgive me if you don't have much to read for a while. A recent trip to Los Angeles/Hollywood, which included visits...

THE KARET: A DEREK WEST/NIKKI NORTH TALE (STORY 3)

' ' '''Chapter One (Prologue) 'June 2011, Remy, Virginia' 'Now for a story of a man sent to Hell.'''' ' '''Listen up and listen well:''' '''I gave a man a gift then a few tries.''' '''I gave him a lift, but also abide.'' '' ' 'Here’s what he gave back to Me''' '''And one of My angels in misery:''' '''There once was...

WHITE HAWK: A DEREK WEST/NIKKI NORTH TALE (STORY 4)

'WHITE HAWK' 'DEBBIE BASHAM' 'COPYRIGHT © 2016' '(Original Copyright under the name D.G. Basham)' 'Chapter One' 'As I walk into one of my favorite haunts, The Zoo bar, located in the central downtown area of Remy, Virginia, I can’t help but inhale the sweet smell of spring as the slightly warm breeze that’s permeating the...

THE VORTEX: A DEREK WEST/NIKKI NORTH TALE (STORY 1)

''The Vortex: A Derek West /Nikki North Tale' 'COPYRIGHTED © 2015' 'DEBBIE BASHAM' '(Original copyright under the name D.G. Basham, 2015)' 'Chapter One' 'Here’s a recap of my recent past: I’m minding my own business a few years back and all of the sudden I’m in the middle of this whole other world, a...

THE COVEN: A DEREK WEST/NIKKI NORTH TALE (STORY 2)

'''The Coven: A Derek West/Nikki North Tale' 'Copyrighted © 2015' 'By Debbie Basham'' '(Original Copyright 2015 under the name D.G. Basham)' ' 'Chapter One' 'I’m lying in my bed half asleep and half awake and staring up at the ceiling wondering why I am actually awake at three a.m. when I hear my doorbell ring....

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THE LAWYER
A Short Story By
DEBBIE BASHAM (ALL CHARACTERS AND EVENTS IN THIS WORK ARE FICTIONAL. ANY SIMILARITIES TO ACTUAL PEOPLE AND/OR EVENTS ARE UNINTENTIONAL.)
'''~~The Lawyer' 'By Debbie Basham' ''' ''Copyright © 2017'' ''' 'Chapter One'' '''' ''“Character building,” I say out loud as I glance at...
January 01, 2017
THE GAME: A ZACH GOLD/NIKKI NORTH TALE
A Short Story By
DEBBIE BASHAM (ALL CHARACTERS REPRESENTED IN THIS STORY ARE FICTIONAL. ANY SIMILARITIES TO REAL PERSONS IS UNINTENTIONAL.)
''''THE GAME ' 'COPYRIGHTED ©2016' 'DEBBIE BASHAM' 'Chapter One' 'So here’s how it all started. I had a dream one night...
August 06, 2016
THE CRONE: A NIKKI NORTH TALE
A Short Story By
DEBBIE BASHAM (ALL CHARACTERS IN THIS WORK ARE FICTIONAL. ANY SIMILARITY TO ACTUAL PERSONS IS UNINTENTIONAL.)
'THE CRONE' 'Copyright ©2016' 'Debbie Basham' 'Chapter One' 'Kale woke up the next morning wondering what the hell he was doing....
September 03, 2016