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Naperville, Illinois

Springfield, Illinois

J.M. van Zuiden was born and raised in the upper Midwest in a small farm town. After two years attending a local community college, J.M. joined the US Army at age 21 being stationed at Fort Hood, Texas. He deployed with the US Army’s 1st Cavalry Division to Iraq in 2004 for Operation Iraqi Freedom, ...

Springfield, Illinois

Waukegan, Illinois

I was born and raised in Louisiana and I'm a Cajun because my family can trace back my ancestors to the original French Canadians who immigrated to Louisiana. I am married to Roland Lytle for almost 37 years and have 2 sons and 5 grandchildren. Now that Roland is retired from the military, I work f...

pretty much right here, Illinois

I'm devilish but harmless.
Outside of that I'm still the same crotchety, old, sarcastic, humorous, young at heart curmudgeon. If that doesn't scare you off, good. I welcome contacts with anyone. I've written enough now to realize I'm hopelessly addicted to it. I'd welcome any comments and/or cri...

not much to say, wanna know me then friend me


I am a husband and a father! I work hard to take care of my family, and hope like hell that I am not screwing them up for life!! I fight many demons daily, and I am hoping that I can use writing as an outlet for dealing with some of them.


You may find me sarcastic and that’s probably because I am 😉 If I hurt your feelings, bandaids are on the top shelf of the medicine cabinet, please help yourself

I like to laugh and have fun, that’s what life is about.

I’m pretty useless before my 1st cup of coffee but after ...



I'm just an guy growing older and enjoys meeting new friends, and trying new things.

Mentone, Indiana

My name is Micheal E Crum, I'm 27, and I'm a genre fiction writer. My favorites are Horror, Romance, Mystery, and Adventure. I can basically write all genres but I prefer the ones listed. I started writing short stories in grade school, and since then I've had two books published by self publishing....

Shelbyville, Indiana

I am back, been gone awhile, it was needed.

Ok, Let's see .... I am a retired chef, a guitar player and a singer, my college time was spent in several bands and loving the thrill it gave. I was in Ohio at the time, 1975, and prior in high school in Indiana some small time garage band gig...

Somewhere in all the corn, Indiana

Southern Indiana, Indiana

Worked in the computer industry since graduating from college in 1969. Retired in 2001. Did most things guys do when they retire. We moved out of our home of 27 years. Remodeled our retirement house. Briefly worked PT at a lumber yard. Built a barn for my tractors and other toys. Wired the barn. Ran...

Single father, gamer, writer, nerd.

What I post here will be primarily fantasy, mixed in with some PnP gaming memories, and some pure weirdness.


I'm 39yrs old. A mother, a friend, & a care giver. I try to enjoy life and time with my friends. I have a big heart and a short fuse, don't mess with my friends or family and we are all good but please don't mistake my kindness for weakness, that is not the way it is at all. I'm here to enjoy good...


I have had a long and varied life. I have a military background, college graduate, multiple jobs in business (enjoyed everyone of them), and business owner. Working only part time now and enjoying semi retirement. I do a lot of volunteer work primarily with those in poverty and trying to get out...


I've been writing since 2006, when I started doing so to mentally escape the horrors of an abusive marriage. At first, it was some silly little crime novel inspired by Stephen King and James Patterson, and then it moved on to poetry as the way to vent my turbulent emotions.

I began writing ...


OZ [Prairie Village KS], Kansas

learning to write here with my friends
meeting new friends on my journey
stop and say hello we may surprise each other

did not plan on falling in love with you, and I
doubt if you planned on falling in love with me.
But once we met, it was clear that neither of us

The Great Wide Open, Kansas

Wichita, Kansas

bajo un árbol de álamo, Kansas

The avatar is sometimes me.

Friendship is important to me. I'm loyal to friends and family. I accept (almost) all friend requests.

I served for four years in the US Navy. I served for nine years in the Kansas Army National Guard.

Writing is a passion of mine. As is the t...