• The Lot of a Nobody by Dave Johnston

    Title: The Lot of a Nobody Author: Dave Johnston Publisher: self-published Publication date: March 22, 2017 Genre: YA, Fantasy Summary: Lot Nobody is a nobody. He’s practically invisible and not even his teachers seem to know he exists. Until Ethan, the new boy in school, who immediately started talking to Lot, and never stopped, and witnessed Lot’s mysterious disappearances, sans clothes, including his underwear! It’s the strangest thing; one second Lot is there and the next he’s naked on a beautiful tropical island, where the native people are occasionally gifted with people from the outside world. While trying to figure out why this is happening and his place on the island, Lot and…

  • To the finder:

    I can’t say I know where I am The clouds are too gray The waves are too high The storm came as a surprise My crew is terrified; I welcome it There is an island out here Green and lush, sapphire pools White beaches, dense forest A high mount rises, facing the sun The moon is always silver and full This is yours now Just as it once was mine But I am old and gray My home is gone, dead long ago The ocean sparkles all around This is where I return now The dark water rushes over the sides The ship tilts and is thrown There is peace…

  • Island Hideaway

    When I want to be alone I retreat To my island hideaway Away from all people Where I am alone Where I am never disturbed My island hideaway Tall, leafy trees Brilliant, large flowers My island hideaway Where no one but me can go Where the water shines In the glorious sunlight Where flashy fish show off It is damp and cool My island hideaway My home of imagination A place for recreation Where no one can find me A place for only myself Bright, white moon overhead I sleep in peace at last My island hideaway A peace settles And I am safe